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Spider parasite

Observed: 20th August 2011 By: HeatherbellHeatherbell’s reputation in Invertebrates
Spider parasite?
Spider parasite? 1
    Likely ID
    Erythraeid mites
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
Species interactions

No interactions present.


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fly wasp or beetle larvae?

found a clip on you tube of an insect lavae "running away" from dead spider after it had finished with it! Grim but cool! Could it be off to pupate?


This certainly doesn't look like a mite