Red mites on an old wall

Red mites on an old wall

Observation - Red mites on an old wall - UK and Ireland. Description: Second image: 9th June, 2012 The mites probably serve as prey for spiders on the wall but their larvae are also potentially parasitic on spiders and other creatures associated with the wall, such as grasshoppers

Second image: 9th June, 2012
The mites probably serve as prey for spiders on the wall but their larvae are also potentially parasitic on spiders and other creatures associated with the wall, such as grasshoppers