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Gall Mites - Acalitus ferrugineum Or Acalitus ferruginea?<br />
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These mites cause erineum patches on beech leaves.<br />
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Habitat: On Beech (Fagus sp.) in a rural backyard<br />
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These mites cause erineum patches on beech leaves.<br />
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Habitat: On Beech (Fagus sp.) in a rural backyard<br />
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Gall Mites - Acalitus ferrugineum

Or Acalitus ferruginea?

These mites cause erineum patches on beech leaves.

Habitat: On Beech (Fagus sp.) in a rural backyard

Gall Mites - Acalitus ferrugineum Or Acalitus ferruginea?<br />
<br />
These mites cause erineum patches on beech leaves.<br />
<br />
Habitat: On Beech (Fagus sp.) in a rural backyard<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/92415/gall_mites_-_acalitus_ferrugineum.html Acalitus,Acalitus ferrugineum,Eriophyidae,Fagus,Fall,Geotagged,United States,beech,erineum patches,gall mites,mites,mites on beech,prostigs

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Acalitus ferrugineum are mites in the family Eriophyidae that cause erineum patches on beech (Fagus) leaves.

Similar species: Endeostigmatan Mites
Species identified by Christine Young
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By Christine Young

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Uploaded Apr 13, 2020. Captured Sep 29, 2019 10:14 in 47 Locust St, Coventry, RI 02816, USA.
  • Canon EOS 80D
  • f/5.0
  • 1/64s
  • ISO400
  • 100mm