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Carabid with parasite

Observed: 25th July 2012 By: QKS Bioblitz
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Description:

Possibly Pterostichus melanarius. Parasite on head also of interest.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Alan Thornhill's picture

The thing on its head seems

The thing on its head seems to be just a mesostigmatid mite, in which case I doubt if it's a parasite