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What we have been finding: The Water Mite

Water mites (Family: Hydracarina) are mainly found in fresh water habitats. They are usually brightly coloured and are normally between 0.5mm and 2mm in size.  A water-mite cannot chew his food. When he attacks an insect larva or some other animal, the mite … Continue reading

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