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Hydrachnidia - Water Mites

Orange-spotted aqua mite Who's eating my midge? Translucent red Water Mite Icicle Creek Mite Water Mite - Arrenurus - female Eryththemis simplicollis - Arrenurus - female Water Mite - Limnesia Mite
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 (Trombidiina - short-legged velvet mites & water mites)
No Taxon Hydrachnidia - Water Mites
Identification
key to common genera of FL(1)
Works Cited
1.Guide to the common water mite genera of Florida
Pluchino E.S. 1984. Dept Envir. Regulation Technical Series 7(1): 1-45.