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Genus Aceria

furry galls on oak - Aceria triplacis Insect-related? - Aceria nyssae Black Walnut Leaf Gall ID Request - Aceria brachytarsus Insect-related? - Aceria dina boxelder galls - Aceria negundi tupelo leaf galls  - Aceria nyssae gall mite on tupelo? - Aceria nyssae gall on elm - Aceria parulmi
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Subclass Acari (Mites and Ticks)
Superorder Acariformes
Order Trombidiformes
Suborder Prostigmata (Prostigs)
Infraorder Eleutherengona
No Taxon (Raphignathina)
Superfamily Eriophyoidea
Family Eriophyidae (gall mites)
Genus Aceria
Remarks
One species, Aceria malherbae, introduced in 1989 to control bindweed.