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red mite and eggs - Boisea trivittata

red mite and eggs - Boisea trivittata
Brighton, Livingston County, Michigan, USA
Size: tiny
is this a red mite with her eggs?

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red mite and eggs - Boisea trivittata red mite and eggs - Boisea trivittata

eggs pic
Nice pic! and glad to know what the eggs looks like. These are quite common here in Southern Saskatchewan.

That would be quite a feat - to lay 10 eggs
each as big as you are! Actually this is not a mite - it has only six legs. Rather it is a bug - Heteroptera - and it has probably just hatched from one of the eggs in the picture. Nice find!

 
Identified by Bill Johnson
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