Thursday, 2 March 2017

The multibarred cross

Dicyrtomina saundersi

Slowly, slowly I'm starting to learn my way around the tiny world of globular springtails. The multi barred cross on the abdomen of this juvenile female is the sure sign of Dicyrtomina saundersi.

Dicyrtomina saundersi.
Sony ILCE-6000
Canon MP-E 65mm F2.8 G SSM
f6.3 1/100 ISO 400