Trombidium

noun
Trom·​bid·​i·​um | \träm-ˈbid-ē-əm \

Medical Definition of Trombidium 

: a genus of mites that is the type genus of the family Trombidiidae and formerly included mites whose larvae are chiggers and which are now included in the family Trombiculidae

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