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Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

predatory mites

Three common species of predatory mites in managed Ontario apple orchards include Balaustium putmani (erythraeid or red velvet mites), Zetzellia mali (stigmaeid mites) and Galendromus spp. (phytoseiid mites).

Choose one of the mites to learn more:

Phytoseeid mites
Phytoseeid mites