from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The six-legged young, or larva, of certain mites; -- sometimes used as a generic name. See Harvest mite, under harvest.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A generic name under which six-legged larval forms of various mites, chiefly of the family Trombidiidæ, but also of Tetranychidæ, have been grouped.
- n. A genus of beetles of the family Cueujidæ: same as Sylvanus.
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(_Synonym: _ Harvest-mite.) #State the characters of the lesion produced by the leptus.