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Castle Howard arboretum


is that a parasitic mite on its abdomen?

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Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 7 years ago

Thanks Brett. I am sure you will find other great specimens for your microscope !

brettpim 7 years ago

Thanks Leuba. That site makes me wish I had found this nearer to my microscope. You have some wonder spottings.

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 7 years ago

Great spotting ! These are amazing spiders. I hope to see one some day.. Have a look at this weblink pic of Phlangium opilio ( need to scroll down) -also with a red mite on its back !!

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Ryedale, England, United Kingdom

Spotted on Aug 22, 2012
Submitted on Jun 5, 2013

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