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Tiny crab-like bug found in bathtub

Tiny crab-like bug found in bathtub
Virginia, USA
May 8, 2009
My mother found this early in the morning in her bathtub and would love to know what it is.
She thinks it's some sort of tick.
I feel I should emphasize the fact that this thing is very very small.
Maybe a cm in length, max.
I'm pretty curious about it too!

It's a pseudoscorpion, resemb
It's a pseudoscorpion, resembles genus Chelifer. Check out their section in Will Chatfield-Taylor's article http://bugguide.net/node/view/246259

Take a look at...
pseudoscorpions. Neat little guys, and not interested in sucking anybody's blood.

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