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Mites

Observed: 20th September 2011 By: Ed
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Description:

Can anyone help me identify these mites found breeding on the varroa tray from the bottom of a beehive. They are much smaller than varroa and move quickly. The immature ones appear almost clear darkening as they mature. The coin for scale is a 5p with a close up inset.

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