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Photo#604535
Flea 2 of 2, lateral head

Flea 2 of 2, lateral head
Sandia Mountains, Bernalillo County, New Mexico, USA
September 25, 2011
Size: 1.50 mm
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Here is a closeup of the flea's anterior region, taken at higher resolution.

This image is from a CombineZP processed stack of 399 images with a 1.8 micron step taken with a Nikon BD 20X 0.40NA microscope objective + adapter/extension tube + Nikon D300 camera.

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