microscopy

by: Siwanowicz Igor

Published:
Monday 24th of August 2009 08:24:51 AM

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damselfy eye - confocal laser scanning microscope image, phalloidin-rhodamin (actin marker) +...


damselfy eye - confocal laser scanning microscope image, phalloidin-rhodamin (actin marker) +...


damselfy eye - confocal laser scanning microscope image, phalloidin-rhodamin (actin marker) +...


Jumping spider's eyes, confocal scanning laser microscope image (autofluorescence + TO-PRO3)


Jumping spider's eyes, confocal scanning laser microscope image (phalloidin-rhodamin + TO-PRO3)


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eyes of a Harvestman aka Daddy Longlegs


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Horizontal section through a jumping spider's (Salticus splendidus) anterior eyes. Projection of...


Jumping spider - frontal section, anterior median eyes: lenses removed


Horizontal section through a jumping spider's (Salticus splendidus) anterior eyes.


jumping spider primary (anterior median) eye retina


Sycamore Lace Bug


copepods


paraphyses of Polypodium virginianum


paraphyses and sporangia of Polypodium virginianum


Platystomos albinus


Rhipicephalus sanguineus (Brown Dog Tick) mouthparts


Amblyomma americanum (Lone star tick) mouthparts


Amblyomma americanum (Lone star tick) mouthparts


proboscis


Ambush bug nymph


isopod


isopods's appendage


isopod appendage


isopod


leg of a whirligig beetle (Gyrinus sp.)


slug moth caterpillar (family Limacodidae)


sporangia and paraphyses of Polypodium virginianum


grass blade crossection


crossection through a blade of grass


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cypress resin channels


cypress resin channels


Vorticella colony


cypress resin channels


vorticella colony


mayfly nymph - tail fethers


weevil


oak lacebug nymph


thorax roof of Libellula lydia


garden spider


spiderface


mandibles of Libellula ludia dragonfly


dragonfly's chompers 3D


Polypodium Fern paraphyses & sporangia 3D


Lone star tick mouthparts 3D


slug moth caterpillard 3D


Ambush bug nymph 3D


Platystomos albinus 3D


amphipod 3D


oak lacebug nymph 3D


Sporangia and paraphyses of Polypodium fern 3D


Oak lacebug 3D


front leg of whirligig beetle


front leg of whirligig beetle


whirligig beetle front leg's adhesive pad 3D


oak lacebug portrait 3D


moth antenna detail


moth antenna


garden spider


pycnogonid's proboscis


pycnogonid - dorsal view


pycnogonid's proboscis 3D


moth antenna


flowers of spring 1


spinnerets


Jumping spider (Phidippus otiosus)


shore ground beetle (Elaphrus ruscarius) 3d


toadbug (Gelastocoris sp.)


jumping spider eyes


toadbug 3d


shore ground beetle (Elaphrus ruscarius)


antlion larva


shore ground beetle (Elaphrus ruscarius)


jumping spider


jumping spider


Black Corsair assassin bug (Melanolestes sp.) - grooming device


dog tick mouthparts


lone star tick


corsair assassin bug's grroming device 3D


lonestar tick (left half - red channel; right - green)


white Red-Cyan 3D


cross section of a Juncus sp. leaf


robber fly foot


robber fly foot


budding traps of Utricularia gibba


cross section of a Juncus sp. leaf


Utricularia gibba - inside the trap


Utricularia trap


Utricularia gibba - the "mouth" of the trap


Utricularia


Chicory - stamen and pollen grains


Utricularia - detail of the "mouth" + last meal 3D


Utricularia - detail of the "mouth" + last meal


Utricularia gibba - trap entrance (with bulbochaete on 12 and 4 o'clock, desmid on 2)


desmids


Utricularia gibba - inside of the "mouth". From the top: valve and 4 sensory trichomes,...


Utricularia gibba (bladderwort) - 4 trigger hairs (trichomes) visible in the center of the "mouth".


Utricularia gibba (bladderwort)


Utricularia (bladderwort)


Desmids 2


Bladderwort - inside of the trap w/desmids


Micrasterias americana, Closterium sp., Micrasterias sp.


Euastrum oblongum, Micrasterias rotata, Netrium sp.


Euastrum oblongum, Staurastrum sexangulare, Netrium sp.


Pediastrum sp.


rotifers + staurastrum


pond invaders - desmids compilation


copepod - exoskeleton + muscles


dragonfly's eye


eye of a dragonfly (L. lydia)


eye of a dragonfly (L. lydia)


cache of desmids in bladderwort trap


Micrasterias furcata, M. americana, Staurastrum


Staurastrum


Desmidium & Netrium


Cosmarium quadrum, Micrasterias truncata


Cosmarium quadrum, Staurastrum


Desmid mandala


Utricularia gibba + desmids


Bladderwort w/desmids


Ceratium, Desmids & Pediastrum


Bladderwort trap


Bladderwort trap & desmids


desmids


dragonfly nymph - gill chamber


bio-jet engine: dragonfly nymph gill chamber


bio-jet engine - dragonfly nymph's gill chamber


dragonfly nymph - gill chamber


dragonfly nymph - gill chamber


Desmid Yantra 2


brine shrimp appendages 1


brine shrimp appendages 2


brine shrimp appendages 3


brine shrimp appendages


brine shrimp legs 4


Ceratium + desmids


artemia


artemia


seasonal artemia


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oak lacebug


oak lacebug fractalized


desmids trapped by bladderwort


fruit fly pupae


Desmids serafinized


grass


Shoggoth - the Crawling Chaos


Shoggoth


paraphyses


paraphyses & sporangia


male diving beetle leg - fragment


male diving beetle leg - fragment


male diving beetle's front leg


midge pupa 3D


midge pupa


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barnacle


Acanalonia bivittata nymph gears


Acanalonia bivittata nymph gears


Acanalonia bivittata nymph gears


Acanalonia bivittata nymph gears


Acanalonia bivittata gears


Acanalonia bivittata gears depth color coded


Acanalonia bivittata gears


planthopper's cogs: posterior, dorsal and ventral view


Metcalfa pruinosa: gears and tendons


Metcalfa: pleural arch and cog


planthopper's ovipositor


Delphacid nymph cogs


Bruchomorpha jocosa nymph gears 250x


Bruchomorpha jocosa nymph gears 100x


Gyrinus sp. ventral and dorsal view


Acilius diving beetle male front tarsus 100x


Acilius diving beetle male tarsus 3D


Limenitis arthemis (Red-spotted Purple) egg


Limenitis arthemis (Red-spotted Purple) egg 3D


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