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Mite and Tick (Acarina)Anystidae (family)

Unidentified anystid mite at ANBG

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Anystidae (family) at ANBG - 18 Jun 2019
Anystidae (family) at ANBG - 18 Jun 2019
Anystidae (family) at ANBG - 18 Jun 2019
Anystidae (family) at ANBG - 18 Jun 2019
Anystidae (family) at ANBG - 18 Jun 2019

Identification history

Mite and Tick (Acarina) Anystidae (family) 26 Jun 2019 KimPullen
Mite and Tick (Acarina) Acari sp. (informal subclass) 20 Jun 2019 michaelb
Mite and Tick (Acarina) Acari sp. (informal subclass) 20 Jun 2019 michaelb
Unidentified 19 Jun 2019 Tim L

Author's notes

This active mite was less than 1mm in size and a bit of a challenge to photograph. It was sighted racing around a tree trunk like a red 'full stop' on steroids. It had a white dot on either side of its body immediately behind the head, which should help with identification.

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Nearby Sightings

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Microtropesa sp. (genus) (Tachinid fly) at ANBG - 19 Aug 2019 Unidentified Shield, Stink & Jewel Bug (Pentatomoidea) (TBC) at ANBG - 16 Aug 2019 Elateridae sp. (family) (TBC) at ANBG - 16 Aug 2019 Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 14 Aug 2019 Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 7 Aug 2019 Scymnodes sp. (genus) (TBC) at ANBG - 2 Aug 2019 Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 16 Jul 2019 Rhytidoponera metallica (Greenhead ant) at ANBG - 16 Jul 2019 Austracantha minax (Christmas Spider, Jewel Spider) at ANBG - 27 Jun 2019 Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 26 Jun 2019 Hyalarcta nigrescens (Ribbed Case Moth) at ANBG - 26 Jun 2019 Mutillidae sp. (family) (Unidentified 'velvet ant') at ANBG - 26 Jun 2019 Camponotus suffusus (Golden-tailed sugar ant) at ANBG - 20 Jun 2019 Rhytidoponera tasmaniensis at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019 Rhytidoponera tasmaniensis at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019 Polyrhachis sp. (genus) (A spiny ant) at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019 Rhytidoponera tasmaniensis at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019 Rhytidoponera tasmaniensis at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019 Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019 Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019 Monomorium kiliani (Kilian's ant) at ANBG - 25 May 2019 Monomorium kiliani (Kilian's ant) at ANBG - 24 May 2019 Anonychomyrma sp. (genus) (Black Cocktail Ant) at ANBG - 24 Apr 2019 Bembix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Bembix sand wasp) at ANBG - 15 Feb 2019 Dindymus versicolor (Harlequin bug) at ANBG - 11 Dec 2018 Balta spuria (A Balta Cockroach) at ANBG - 11 Dec 2018 Leioproctus (Leioproctus) irroratus (Yellow-shouldered Bee) at ANBG - 11 Dec 2018 Araneae sp. (order) (Spider egg case) at ANBG - 11 Dec 2018 Tolpis barbata (Yellow Hawkweed) at ANBG - 11 Dec 2018 Pogona barbata (Eastern Bearded Dragon) at ANBG - 18 Oct 2018 Alticini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified flea beetle) at ANBG - 25 Sep 2018 Sarothrocrepis civica (An arboreal 'ground' beetle) at ANBG - 25 Sep 2018 Unidentified Beetle (Coleoptera) (TBC) at ANBG - 25 Sep 2018 Unidentified Beetle (Coleoptera) (TBC) at ANBG - 21 Sep 2018 Cormobates leucophaea (White-throated Treecreeper) at ANBG - 3 Jul 2018 Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at ANBG - 3 Jul 2018 Eopsaltria australis (Eastern Yellow Robin) at ANBG - 27 Apr 2018 Synthemis eustalacta (Swamp Tigertail) at ANBG - 1 Feb 2018 Pomaderris intermedia (Golden pomaderris) at ANBG - 12 Sep 2016
Microtropesa sp. (genus) (Tachinid fly) at ANBG - 19 Aug 2019
Unidentified Shield, Stink & Jewel Bug (Pentatomoidea) (TBC) at ANBG - 16 Aug 2019
Elateridae sp. (family) (TBC) at ANBG - 16 Aug 2019
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 14 Aug 2019
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 7 Aug 2019
Scymnodes sp. (genus) (TBC) at ANBG - 2 Aug 2019
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 16 Jul 2019
Rhytidoponera metallica (Greenhead ant) at ANBG - 16 Jul 2019
Austracantha minax (Christmas Spider, Jewel Spider) at ANBG - 27 Jun 2019
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 26 Jun 2019
Hyalarcta nigrescens (Ribbed Case Moth) at ANBG - 26 Jun 2019
Mutillidae sp. (family) (Unidentified 'velvet ant') at ANBG - 26 Jun 2019
Camponotus suffusus (Golden-tailed sugar ant) at ANBG - 20 Jun 2019
Rhytidoponera tasmaniensis at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019
Rhytidoponera tasmaniensis at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019
Polyrhachis sp. (genus) (A spiny ant) at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019
Rhytidoponera tasmaniensis at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019
Rhytidoponera tasmaniensis at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019
Monomorium kiliani (Kilian's ant) at ANBG - 25 May 2019
Monomorium kiliani (Kilian's ant) at ANBG - 24 May 2019
Anonychomyrma sp. (genus) (Black Cocktail Ant) at ANBG - 24 Apr 2019
Bembix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Bembix sand wasp) at ANBG - 15 Feb 2019
Dindymus versicolor (Harlequin bug) at ANBG - 11 Dec 2018
Balta spuria (A Balta Cockroach) at ANBG - 11 Dec 2018
Leioproctus (Leioproctus) irroratus (Yellow-shouldered Bee) at ANBG - 11 Dec 2018
Araneae sp. (order) (Spider egg case) at ANBG - 11 Dec 2018
Tolpis barbata (Yellow Hawkweed) at ANBG - 11 Dec 2018
Pogona barbata (Eastern Bearded Dragon) at ANBG - 18 Oct 2018
Alticini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified flea beetle) at ANBG - 25 Sep 2018
Sarothrocrepis civica (An arboreal 'ground' beetle) at ANBG - 25 Sep 2018
Unidentified Beetle (Coleoptera) (TBC) at ANBG - 25 Sep 2018
Unidentified Beetle (Coleoptera) (TBC) at ANBG - 21 Sep 2018
Cormobates leucophaea (White-throated Treecreeper) at ANBG - 3 Jul 2018
Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at ANBG - 3 Jul 2018
Eopsaltria australis (Eastern Yellow Robin) at ANBG - 27 Apr 2018
Synthemis eustalacta (Swamp Tigertail) at ANBG - 1 Feb 2018
Pomaderris intermedia (Golden pomaderris) at ANBG - 12 Sep 2016

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Location

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

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  • 18 Jun 2019 12:48 PM Recorded on
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