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Anthoxanthum odoratum L. - Sweet Vernal Grass, Sweet Vernal-grass

Anthoxanthum odoratumL. - Sweet Vernal Grass, Sweet Vernal-grass, Spikelet dissction - highly enlarged - black background

Image 0016: Spikelet dissction - highly enlarged - black background

Paired glumes containing two sterile florets subtending fertile floret with 2 stamens.


Image Reference P119830
Magnification macro-photographmacro-photograph
Photographed On sticky tape (sticky side uppermost)
Specimen prep Dissected
Lighting/focus Styrofoam cup diffuser
Background black background
Image post-processing Composite image - two stacked images (4 & 5 frames) combined in Zerene Stacker
Equipment used Canon EOS600D dSLR and MP-E 65mm x1 to x5 macro lens
Magnification factor x2
Photographer Malcolm Storey
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Record data

Date 2 May 2015
OS grid ref SY68
Lat/Lon 50° 40' N, 2° 30' W
Location Dorset, VC9, England
Stage or state In flower
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