By KarenFB
If you look closely at this Harvestman you can see several mites.

Tags: Insect Close-up and macro Harvestman Wildlife and nature Mites

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18 Aug 2007 9:58AM
Excellent capture Karen, plenty of detail,

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Nettles 11 England
18 Aug 2007 9:58AM
Oo err, if you squint, it looks like the spider is huge and sitting on a head!
Superb capture, such long legs and sooo many.
Excellent close up, well done.
imander 11 388 7 United Kingdom
18 Aug 2007 10:04AM
excellent macro work,,,and i have to agree with nettles thats exactly what i thought,well done
jusophine 11 104 1 England
18 Aug 2007 10:10AM
Very good! So good infact it makes my skin crawl.
Paintman Plus
11 1.2k 177 United Kingdom
18 Aug 2007 10:16AM
Very good macro with plenty of detail and that special cringe factorWink Excellent stuff.
User_Removed 13 386 2 United Kingdom
18 Aug 2007 10:20AM
I hate spiders, mind you, it's an excellent detailed capture.
davidbailie 14 457 7 United Kingdom
18 Aug 2007 10:21AM
Good tight shot

DolphinLady 12 54 1 Wales
18 Aug 2007 11:06AM
Fantastic detail, & yes, it does look like the spider is sitting on someones head.
I don't mind spiders, but this one is rather gruesome, but I think that's because you have got so much detail & colour there.
una Plus
14 10 United Kingdom
18 Aug 2007 3:03PM
Lovely macro work great detail.
bunbeam 12 2 United Kingdom
18 Aug 2007 4:02PM
weird looking creatures close up.. wonderful close up with the mites too
Hop-A-Long 11 52 1 England
18 Aug 2007 5:04PM
WOW thyat is great. Lovely detail and the mites are a bonus.
janty66 10 3 England
18 Aug 2007 5:19PM
Fantastic close up..
dawnmichelle 10 12 United States
18 Aug 2007 9:18PM
Great close up
Dawn Michelle
Maiwand 11 3 73 England
18 Aug 2007 9:25PM
Not the most lovable creature for me but this is a cracking good macro. Well done.
sparklep 11 146 1
18 Aug 2007 11:06PM
Karen please stop putting these up I keep having nightmares....by the way great macro. Not looking at sppppppiiiders again. LOL
bdettmer 11 1 United States
19 Aug 2007 2:03AM
Wow karen. Good eye!
KarenFB Plus
12 5.0k 171 England
19 Aug 2007 7:24AM
Thanks everyone! Your c&c's are always appreciated.
Jacqui: I do have one more shot of this fascinating creature (not a spider really!!). They only have two eyes, and they don't have spinerets, so they can't spin webs. Also if you look closely they only have one body part - whereas spiders have two!! Fossils of Harvestman have been found in Cornwall, and they are largely unchanged since then! Smile
fentiger Plus
16 918 24 England
19 Aug 2007 7:41AM
Incredible detail. Is there anything living on the mites? Well done!

piccy 12 8 Wales
19 Aug 2007 8:30AM
OOO gross, another reason not to like spiders, - close resmblance to one anyway, lol.
Rock Plus
16 10 2 England
19 Aug 2007 8:36AM
What a good looking fellow !

Great shot.

Wooly 12 112 4 England
19 Aug 2007 8:42AM
Stunning detail Karen.

madusa1 10
19 Aug 2007 6:35PM
Brilliant capture.
19 Aug 2007 10:10PM
Great shot - I wonder what the mites are? Smile
stevophoto 11 1 United States
20 Aug 2007 4:04AM
Stunning close up Karen. Amazing details, you've captured this wonderfully.
KarenFB Plus
12 5.0k 171 England
20 Aug 2007 7:13AM
Thanks everyone!
GlenD 11 United States
24 Aug 2007 9:36PM
How the heck did you see them mites??
Great close up
S_Boulding 11 72 England
28 Aug 2007 9:20AM
Lol! You must haev eyes like a eagle.

lovely photo.
KarenFB Plus
12 5.0k 171 England
28 Aug 2007 7:03PM
Thank you Glen and Sarah! Smile
angelamary 12 6 England
29 Aug 2007 9:35AM
Ye-ew... poor thing... Good shot though, and well caught! (Rather you than me!)
22 Jul 2008 7:20PM
ugly subject, beautiful capture... Nice one.
KarenFB Plus
12 5.0k 171 England
22 Jul 2008 7:51PM
Thank you! Smile

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