Image of the Week - October 4, 2001

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Parasitic Mite

This image of a parasitic mite on the ventral surface of the eye of an earwig was acquired by students at the Blocker Middle School, Texas City, Texas during their Bugscope session. More images like these can be found at the Bugscope web site: http://bugscope.beckman.uiuc.edu/.

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Uploaded Thu Oct 4 11:37:37 2001 by Scott Jay Robinson

Updated Fri Jan 22 10:21:07 2010 by Daniel E. Weber