TIM VERNON / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY TIM VERNON / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Dust mite. Composite computer artwork of house dust mites (Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus) amongst the fibres of a carpet. Millions of dust mites inhabit the home, feeding on shed skin cells. They mainly live in furniture and carpets, and are usually harmless. However, their excrement and dead bodies can cause allergic reactions in susceptible people.
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