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IMG_3373is

Observed: 13th June 2011 By: spacemouses
IMG_3373is
Description:

Main part of body about 15mm long.Found inside Stornoway bus station.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Looks like some type of

Looks like some type of Bristletail, perhaps Petrobius maritimus but i can't be sure

Ben F

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Petrobius (two species of

Petrobius (two species of rocky coasts) is a distinct possibility in Stornoway bus station, which is closer to the sea than probably any other! Separating the species requires microscopic examination.

M.

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