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Species Aceria erinea - Walnut Erineum Mite

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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
Species erinea (Walnut Erineum Mite)
Other Common Names
Walnut Blister Mite
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Author: Nalepa, 1910 [Redescription, Flechtmann, Auger, Veraeghe, Cambronne & Kreiter 2003:383; as subspecies of Phytoptus tristriatus Nalepa, 1890