carrion burying beetle with mites? - Poecilochirus
Chalco Hills Recreation Area, Sarpy County, Nebraska, USA October 22, 2006 Size: 2 - 3 cm
We saw this large black and orange beetle crossing the trail at this recreation area. When we looked at the photos, enlarged, we thought these might be some type of mite symbiotically being carried by this beetle. Any idea which mite these might be?
Contributed by teachsci on 22 October, 2006 - 6:40pm Last updated 7 October, 2016 - 5:04pm
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