5th Place, Nikon Small World 2012
Honorio Cócera-La Parra
Museum of Geology, Department of Geology
University of Valencia
Cacoxenite (mineral) from La Paloma Mine, Spain 18x
Credit: Honorio Cócera-La Parra | Nikon Small World
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