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Ridged Carrion Beetle with Hitch-Hiking Mite - Oiceoptoma inaequale

Ridged Carrion Beetle with Hitch-Hiking Mite - Oiceoptoma inaequale
Near Ruraldale, Upshur County, West Virginia, USA
March 24, 2005
Like Lynette, I found a mite on my Ridged Carrion Beetle.

My image of a Nicrophorus beetle has quite a few more riders on board: