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Family Tarsonemidae

tiny white riders - female tiny white riders - female Unknown Pyemotes mite species Polyphagotarsonemus latus - female broad mite - Polyphagotarsonemus latus broad mite - Polyphagotarsonemus latus broad mite - Polyphagotarsonemus latus mite found on fecal float from a dog
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 Eleutherengona
No Taxon (Heterostigmata)
Superfamily Tarsonemoidea
Family Tarsonemidae
Identification
Very thin fourth legs (comment by Heather Proctor)
Food
These mites are primarily fungivorous or phytophagous. [comment by Barry O'Connor]