Carid vs Acarid - What's the difference?

carid | acarid |


As nouns the difference between carid and acarid

is that carid is (zoology) any member of the caridae while acarid is (biology|zoology) any parasitic arachnid, such as mites and ticks, of the subclass acarina.

As an adjective acarid is

(biology|zoology) of or pertaining to acarids.

carid

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (zoology) Any member of the Caridae.
  • acarid

    English

    (wikipedia acarid)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (biology, zoology) Any parasitic arachnid, such as mites and ticks, of the subclass Acarina.
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • (biology, zoology) Of or pertaining to acarids.
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