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hairy little mite

hairy little mite
Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
June 7, 2009
This mite was on this Horned Powder-post Beetle.

Moved from Mites and Ticks. BugGuide is following this taxonomy.

Cheyletidae mite
This is a predatory mite in the family Cheyletidae (Acariformes: Prostigmata: Raphignathae). Females in this family are often phoretic on insects.

looks tyroglyphoid...ish