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Parasite,Predator,Prey

Description:

A mite feeds on a robberfly, feeding on a smaller fly or wasp.

Habitat:

Rural area

Notes:

When I took this photo, I thought the red spot was part of the fly. Upon further inspection, it appears to be a mite.

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2 Comments

KeithRoragen
KeithRoragen 8 years ago

Thanks.

Maria dB
Maria dB 8 years ago

great spotting!

KeithRoragen
Spotted by
KeithRoragen

Nebraska, USA

Spotted on Jun 13, 2012
Submitted on Jun 14, 2012

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