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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
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Upcoming Events

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

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Subclass Acari - Mites and Ticks

red bug without white spots at Falcon State Park - Dinothrombium mite - Oribotritia Strange Mite Otodectes cynotis? - Otodectes cynotis Mite infested flower - Balaustium Bdellidae Leptus on Harvestman? - Leptus

Tick - Rhipicephalus sanguineus Mite collected off of House Sparrow - Ornithonyssus sylviarum - female Lone Star Tick - Amblyomma americanum - female mite 32 Tick sp - Amblyomma americanum Mesostigmata Dermacentor sp. - Dermacentor andersoni Amblyomma maculatum or A. triste? That is the question. - Amblyomma maculatum - male