Scarab beetle antenna, SEM

Scarab beetle antenna, SEM

C022/7986 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.9MB

Downloadable file size: 3.8MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: STEVE GSCHMEISSNER/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Scarab beetle antenna. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of the antenna of a scarab beetle (order Coleoptera, family Scarabaeidae ). The family Scarabaeidae as currently defined consists of over 30, 000 species of beetles worldwide. The antenna is covered in sensory hairs, which are able to detect movement and smell. Beetles have two antennae positioned on their head between the eyes. Magnification: x100 when printed 10 centimetres wide.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: animal, antenna, antennae, beetle, biological, biology, coloured, detection, detector, detects, entomology, false-colour, false-coloured, fauna, hair, hairs, hairy, insect, insecta, invertebrate, invertebrates, nature, scanning electron micrograph, scanning electron microscope, scarab beetle., sem, sensitive, sensory organ, single, wildlife, zoological, zoology

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.