Advertisement
News
Advertisement

Deep-sea Copepod

Mon, 05/20/2013 - 10:10am

Click to enlarge -- Courtesy of Nikon Small WorldThis 10x photo shows the dorsal view of a female deep-sea copepod (Pontostratiotes sp.) collected in the southeastern Atlantic at a depth of 5395 meters. The image received an honorable mention in the 2012 Nikon Small World Photomicrophotography Competition. It was taken by Dr. Terue Kihara of Senckenberg am Meer, German Center for Marine Biodiversity Research (DZMB) in Wilhelmshaven, Germany using confocal microscopy.

www.nikonsmallworld.com

Advertisement

Share this Story

X
You may login with either your assigned username or your e-mail address.
The password field is case sensitive.
Loading