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Might this be a mite?

Observed: 20th March 2011 By: andyk
London Natural History Society
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Mite - dorsal
mite - dorsal detail
mite - ventral
A face that only a mother could love???
Description:

In leaf litter.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

leenestofvipers's picture

mite

Yet again Andy, great pictures which cause often overlooked creatures to be viewed in a whole new light. As a beekeeper I would love to see some close-ups of a varroa mite.

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I'll see what I can do.....

I'll see what I can do.....

Andy Keay