Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

Information, insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa


TaxonomyBrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData
Photo#187056
Tenebrionidae, antenna - Diaperis maculata

Tenebrionidae, antenna - Diaperis maculata
Plymouth Rock, Winneshiek County, Iowa, USA
May 27, 2008
Size: 5+mm

Images of this individual: tag all
Tenebrionidae, dorsal - Diaperis maculata Tenebrionidae, lateral - Diaperis maculata Tenebrionidae, dorsal-lateral - Diaperis maculata Tenebrionidae, antenna - Diaperis maculata Tenebrionidae, tarsal claws - Diaperis maculata

Moved
Moved from Darkling Beetles.

macro photography
Darcie,
I'm new to this and I don't know how to answer you directly.
I have an awful time with maco but this was taken with a camera thru a microscope and then the images at different focuses put together. You could do this same thing with a camera on a tripod if you have the imaging software. This particular software is not expensive.

Goodness, that is an amazing
Goodness, that is an amazing level of close up, how did you get that!

Comment viewing options
Select your preferred way to display the comments and click 'Save settings' to activate your changes.