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Beetle Mites 1893

Beetle Mites 1893
Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, USA
July 12, 2008
Mites? Found in a a beetle.

Moved
Moved from Mites and Ticks.

uropodidae
These are Phoretic Deutonymphs in the family Uropodidae. They often hitch rides on other organisms to get places, and secrete a stalk of gluey stuff from anal glands to hold on with. Cool picture!

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