This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Male firefly prothorax, SEM

Male firefly prothorax, SEM

C020/8586

Rights Managed

This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Please contact your Account Manager if you have any query.

Credit

EYE OF SCIENCE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY EYE OF SCIENCE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption

Firefly prothorax. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of the prothorax of a male firefly (family Lampyridae). These winged beetles, also known as lightning bugs, are named for their ability to flash their abdomens. The prothorax, which is covered in sensory hairs, shields the males head from above. Magnification: x23 when printed at 10 centimetres wide.

Release details

Model release not required. Property release not available.

 {{ i.shot_duration ? i.shot_duration + ' ' : '' }}{{ i.shot_uhd ? '4K ' : i.hires ? 'HD ' : '' }}{{ i.spl_number }} R{{ i.license }}

  • Add to board
  • Similar {{ mediaType(i) }}