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  1. Newbug21

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    Posted 1 month ago
    Thu Sep 12 2019 14:47:04
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  2. BedBugsLondon

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    Eight legs suggest spider.

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    Thanks, any chance they’re mites? Thing was bright red. Clover mite? Lou?

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    Having had a second look, maybe not 8 legs as I first thought.

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    BedBugsLondon - 21 minutes ago  » 
    Having had a second look, maybe not 8 legs as I first thought.

    That’s okay just want an answer! Thanks anyways

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    Looks like a mite to me.

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    Sun Sep 15 2019 18:45:52
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    Lou or David any idea? No one is quite positive what it could be

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    Sun Sep 15 2019 18:59:14
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    Hi,

    A clearer image would help to give you beyond the obviously not bedbug.

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    It's a mite -- there are 8 legs. Not one of the parasitic rodent or bird mites. The natural color of its body is red -- not from sucking your blood.

    Professional entomologist/arachnologist. I consult on all matters dealing with insects and arachnids, including those of natural history and biology to pest management and forensic entomology investigations.

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