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Northern Spider Beetle - Mezium affine

Northern Spider Beetle - Mezium affine
University of Guelph campus, Wellington, Ontario, Canada
June 4, 2009
Size: 3.0 mm
Ontario data point. A lab colony had been maintained in the past, so this individual must be descended from an escapee. Image taken with Nikon D70.

your hardware back in order? glad to see good pix
what about the backlogged ones?

Heh, long story...
Hardware's not back in order yet. I'm currently borrowing a dSLR to take images of recent specimens (credit to David K.B. Cheung). So, enjoy the *better* pics while I am able to shoot with a camera with a good lens and a speedlite.
There are fewer backlogged images than I'd originally thought. Although I am still falling behind on shooting specimens due to, you know, the circumstances...

i see...
well, enjoy the equipment while you can anyway -- and let me enjoy your pix. good luk overcoming 'the circumstances', too

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