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Order Trombidiformes

extra-small cunaxid - Spinibdella Mites on Beetle Tetranychus sp ?? cinnabarinus Erythraeinae? Leaf edge folding - Aceria caryae Unknown Mite - Balaustium Aceria ferruginea? - Acalitus ferrugineum Yellow mite with two spots - Anystis
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Subclass Acari (Mites and Ticks)
Superorder Acariformes
Order Trombidiformes
Explanation of Names
Trombidiformes Reuter 1909
Numbers
worldwide, ~26,000 spp. in ~2,240 genera of 150 families and 44 superfamilies(1)
Works Cited
1.Order Trombidiformes Reuter, 1909. In: Zhang Z.-Q. (ed.) Animal biodiversity: An outline of higher-level classification...
Zhang ZQ, Fan QH, Pesic V, Smit H, Bochkov AV, Khaustov AA, Baker A, Wohltmann A, Wen T, Amrine JW, Beron P, Lin J, Gabrys G... 2011. Zootaxa 3148: 129–138.