Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Subfamily Leptinae

Mite feeding on caterpillar eggs - Leptus Leptus? - Leptus Erythraeidae? - Leptus Harvestman with parasites? - Leptus Mite 10 - Leptus Sinea nymph with Long-legged Velvet Mite Leptus sp. - Leptus Leptus on Harvestman? - Leptus parasitic erythraeid larva
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 Anystina
No Taxon (Parasitengona - velvet mites (including chiggers) & water mites)
No Taxon (Erythraeina - long-legged velvet mites)
Superfamily Erythraeoidea (long-legged velvet mites)
Family Erythraeidae
Subfamily Leptinae