A new genus and species of trombidiid mite with larvae which are ectoparasitic on Hyalopterus pruni (Geoffroy) (Aphidoidea: Aphididae) feeding on Prunus cerasifera L. (Rosaceae) are described from Oskoo, East Azarbaijan province, Iran. Oskootrombium prasadi Saboori, Bagheri & Haddad gen. nov., sp. nov. is placed in the subfamily Trombidiinae.
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