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Bluet with parasites? - Coenagrion interrogatum

Bluet with parasites? - Coenagrion interrogatum
Creighton, Northern, Saskatchewan, Canada
June 20, 2009
Looks like this guy has some sort of parasite. Any ideas?

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Subarctic Bluet - Coenagrion interrogatum


NICE IMAGE!

 
Thanks William
That was quick!

Mites
Aquatic insects pick up a lot of mites. Some of them are parasites, others hitchhikers ("phoretic").


 
Thanks
for that John. A good way to get around I guess.

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