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Unknown mite on damselfly - Arrenurus

Unknown mite on damselfly - Arrenurus
Naples, Collier County, Florida, USA
December 30, 2015
Size: .3 mm
This damselfly was captured with a sweep net used in low scrub growing in a sandy scrub. Attached to the damselfly were 8 mites.

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Moved from Mites and Ticks.

Arrenuridae
Larval water mites from the family Arrenuridae.

 
Thanks
so much for the identification. You are the best!