Cinnabar flat beetle

Date:7 August 2013 Tags:, , , ,

Honorable Mention, 2012 Nikon Small World
Nikola Rahme
Budapest, Hungary
Eye and first segments of Cucujus cinnaberinus (Cinnabar flat beetle) 18x
Reflected Light

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