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Suborder Prostigmata - Prostigs

Evidence on the top of the beech leaf of eriophyid mites on the underside of the leaf. - Acalitus ferrugineum Maple Bladdergall Mite Galls - Vasates quadripedes Mite on weevil - Leptus Another Velvet Mite - Trombidium Black Cherry Leaf Gall (mite) (?)  - Eriophyes cerasicrumena unknown Acari Eriophyes tiliae Eriophyidae (Gall Mites), Maple Bladdergall Mite gallsX - Vasates quadripedes
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Subclass Acari (Mites and Ticks)
Superorder Acariformes
Order Trombidiformes
Suborder Prostigmata (Prostigs)