Posts tagged: Mites

M is for Mighty Mite

Dust Mites

As it is the week for M on ABC Wednesday, I thought I might write about the mighty mite, with thanks to the QI Book of Animal Ignorance.

Mites are eight-legged members of the spider clan and after insects are the most diverse group of creatures on the planet. Over 48,000 species have been identified so far, but this is probably just a fraction of the total. Read more ›››