Water mite from river Foss

Water mite from river Foss

Observation - Water mite from river Foss. Description: Found in a kick sample taken from the Foss. (River approx 75cm deep at this point - levels slightly elevated due to recent heavy rainfall) Apologies for using picture instead of photo - organism was too small and fast for me to take any kind of clear p

Found in a kick sample taken from the Foss. (River approx 75cm deep at this point - levels slightly elevated due to recent heavy rainfall)

Apologies for using picture instead of photo - organism was too small and fast for me to take any kind of clear photo. This is approximately what it looked like - see ID notes for further info..