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Comatricha nigra #5

Posted by
Johan Dierckx (Wijnegem, Belgium) on 29 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 + 1.4x TC in natural sunlight.
Image: Schilde (BE) - 29/10/2010

Canon EOS 400D 1/15 second F/16.0 ISO 100 210 mm

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Florence from Paris, France

Even more here than on the previous shots Johan. What a great series you have shared here.

29 Dec 2010 9:38am

Canon EOS 400D
1/15 second
F/16.0
ISO 100
210 mm

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amoebozoa
myxogastrea
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