Tardigrade, light micrograph

Tardigrade, light micrograph

C024/8024 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 30.3MB

Downloadable file size: 10.6MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Tardigrade. Polarised light micrograph of a tardigrade (waterbear). Waterbears are small, water-dwelling, segmented micro-animals with eight legs that live in damp habitats such as moss or lichen. They are classed as extremophiles as they can survive dry conditions by changing into a desiccated state, in which they can remain for many years. They have even been brought back alive after spending 10 days in the vacuum of space. Magnification: x100, when printed at 10 centimetres wide. Magnification: x200 when printed 10 centimetres wide.

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

Keywords: 1, animal, animals, aquatic, biological, biology, blue background, cryptobiotic, drought-resistant, extremophile, fauna, invertebrate, invertebrates, light micrograph, light microscope, micro-animal, micro-organism, micro-organisms, microanimal, microbiological, microbiology, micrograph, microorganism, microorganisms, microscopy, nature, no-one, nobody, one, photomicrography, polarised light, single, tardigrada, tardigrade, water bear, waterbear, zoological, zoology

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