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Comatricha nigra #4

Posted by
Johan Dierckx (Wijnegem, Belgium) on 28 December 2010 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Comatricha nigra (Langstelig kroeskopje (BE) / no other common names found ) is a species of slime mold.

Nature provides its own christmas ornaments....
For everyone a peacefull and Merry Christmas

Image taken with 150mm macro + 2x TC + 1.4x TC in natural sunlight.
Image: Schilde (BE) - 29/10/2010

Canon EOS 400D 2 seconds F/25.0 ISO 100 300 mm

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The Wakeful Tree from Mumbai, India

lovely

28 Dec 2010 3:55pm

Veronique from Sarrouilles, France

All my best wishes :-)

28 Dec 2010 4:15pm

chandan from bangalore, India

Very nice shot...

28 Dec 2010 5:20pm

Loner from Wörgl, Austria

Sehr , sehr hübsch und interessant !

28 Dec 2010 6:22pm

Chacha from Leuven, Belgium

Jij maakt paddestoelen prachtig!

28 Dec 2010 9:05pm

Betsy Barron from Philadelphia, PA, United States

cool!

29 Dec 2010 12:24am

Canon EOS 400D
2 seconds
F/25.0
ISO 100
300 mm

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