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Cryptops hortensis Leach, 1814 - a centipede

Cryptops hortensisLeach, 1814 - a centipede, Tibial and tarsal combs of last legs - microscope low magnification - grey background

Image 0006: Tibial and tarsal combs of last legs - microscope low magnification - grey background

Tibia, tarsus and metatarsus of last leg

tibial comb (top), tarsal comb (right)

Photography

Image Reference P104016
Magnification photomicrographphotomicrograph
Specimen prep Dead specimen, dissected
Mounted in water
Lighting/focus Electronic flash, epi illumination
Background grey background
Image post-processing Stacked image (16 frames) combined in Zerene Stacker
Equipment used Canon EOS1000D digital SLR and Axioskop microscope with \"2.5\" projection eye-piece.
Microscope Objective x10 obj
Photographer Malcolm Storey
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Record data

Date 6 May 2012
OS grid ref SY68
Lat/Lon 50° 40' N, 2° 30' W
Location Dorset, VC9, England
Voucher 6 May 2012[H]
Stage or state Living animal
Record Summary under fallen, rotten, wood
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