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Web on Gorse bush

Observed: 14th September 2011 By: ranon.2011ranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebrates
14.09.2011 Web on Gorse
14.09.2011 Web on Gorse 1
Description:

Very fine webs only seen on this gorse shrub.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Gorse spider mite (Tetranychus lintearius) interacts

Comments

ranon.2011's picture

A small red mite was crawling

A small red mite was crawling about my hand; was this the Gorse Spider Mite?

Vinny's picture

Possibly

but they are very small. If you look at the other observations on iSpot you'll see they become visible by sheer presence of numbers.
Vinny