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Upcoming Events

Information, insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa


Parasitengona - velvet mites (including chiggers) & water mites

Ten-legged mite from a nunatak in the Harding Ice Field, Kenai Peninsula, Alaska - Erythraeus tonsus white bordered red mite - Leptus A Mite, Crowded - Balaustium Red mite - Balaustium Mite - Charletonia Smarididae Mite - Balaustium Arachnid

Red mites on dragonfly - Arrenurus giant red velvet mite emerging from hole at Falcon State Park - Dinothrombium Patterned red Mite-like thing Trombidiidae - Velvet Mites - Allothrombium velvet mite? - Trombidium velvet mite - Trombidium Unknown mite on damselfly - Arrenurus Acari - Podothrombium

interstitial mite - Stygothrombium interstitial mite - Stygothrombium

Crane fly mites parasites on Phyllopalpus pulchellus mites on indoor calyptrate fly red mite on crane fly Mites on bristletail Orange ectoparasite on Eudioctria — Acari? Mite on Miridae nymph Red Parasites?