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Wayland, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
April 5, 2007
Size: 1.2mm

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mite mite

Moved from Erythraeidae.

Looks good
Thanks Jonas.

...Perhaps I should look into studying mites for a possible career option... :P

You'd really have a good career in mites if
you could figure a way to get rid of chiggers down south:-)

Yeah, I've been told by my professor about those things! They sound horrible!

Superfamily Erythraeoidea
Very similar to this little guy:

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