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17.8 x 15.7 cm ⏐ 7.0 x 6.2 in (300dpi)
STEVE GSCHMEISSNER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY STEVE GSCHMEISSNER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Wasp's compound eye. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of the compound eye (yellow) of a wasp (Encarsia formosa). Its antennae (far right) are seen. Encarsia wasps grow up to 6 millimetres in length. They are bred for use as biological pest control, against whitefly. Magnification: x210 at 6x7cm size.
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