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Lesser stag beetle (Dorcus parallelipipedus) female, coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM). Visible here on its head are its mouthparts, antennae and one of its eyes. These beetles are found in deciduous woodland in Northern Europe. Their grubs burrow in decaying wood. Magnification: x6.7 when printed at 10 centimetres across.
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