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Upcoming Events

Information about 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


Order Mesostigmata - mesostigs

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Chelicerata - Chelicerates
Class Arachnida - Arachnids
Subclass Acari - Mites and Ticks
Superorder Parasitiformes
Order Mesostigmata - mesostigs

Suborder Sejina
Family Sejidae
Genus Sejus
Family Uropodellidae
Genus Uropodella
Suborder Arctacarina
Suborder Parasitina
Suborder Epicriina
Superfamily Epicrioidea
Family Epicriidae
Family Zerconidae
Genus Prozercon
Suborder Uropodina
Superfamily Uropodoidea
Family Polyaspididae
Genus Polyaspis
Family Dinychidae
Genus Dinychus
Family Trachytidae
Genus Trachytes
Genus Polyaspinus
Family Trachyuropodidae
Family Trematuridae
Family Uropodidae
Suborder Antennophorina
Superfamily Celaenopsoidea
Family Euzerconidae
Family Diplogyniidae
Genus Neolobogynium
Species americana - Neolobogynium americana
Genus Lobogynioides
Superfamily Antennophoroidea
Superfamily Megisthanoidea
Family Megisthanidae
Genus Megisthanus
Species floridanus - Megisthanus floridanus
Suborder Dermanyssina
Superfamily Ascoidea
Family Ameroseiidae
Genus Ameroseius
Family Ascidae
Genus Platyseius
Superfamily Veigaioidea
Family Veigaiidae
Genus Veigaia
Superfamily Phytoseioidea
Family Blattisociidae
Genus Lasioseius
Genus Cheiroseius
Family Phytoseiidae
Genus Amblyseius
Species andersoni - Amblyseius andersoni
Species swirskii - Amblyseius swirskii
Genus Neoseiulus
Genus Typhlodromus
Species occidentalis - Western predatory mite
Family Podocinidae
Genus Podocinum
Superfamily Dermanyssoidea
Family Laelapidae
Genus Ololaelaps
Family Spinturnicidae
Family Macronyssidae
Genus Ornithonyssus
Species bacoti - Tropical Rat Mite
Species sylviarum - Northern Fowl Mite
Family Varroidae
Genus Varroa
Species destructor - Varroa destructor
Superfamily Eviphidoidea
Family Macrochelidae
Genus Glyptholaspis
Genus Macrocheles
Species penicilliger - Macrocheles penicilliger
Superfamily Rhodacaroidea
No Taxon images that D.E. Walter was unable to ID further []
No Taxon further unidentifiable nymphs, per D.E. Walter [tmp. page]