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Spinellus fusiger

Posted by
Johan Dierckx (Wijnegem, Belgium) on 16 May 2014 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Spinellus fusiger

NL: Knopschimmel
EN: bonnet mould

It is a pin mold that is characterized by erect sporangiophores (specialized hyphae that bear a sporangium) that are simple in structure, brown or yellowish-brown in color, and with branched aerial filaments that bear the zygospores. It grows as a parasitic mold on mushrooms

Image: Schilde (BE) - 03/12/2013

Canon EOS 7D 1/100 second F/4.5 ISO 200 65 mm

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Moridi from Tehran, Iran

Very beautiful. Wonderful.

16 May 2014 7:05am

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Mooi werk, Johan.

16 May 2014 7:42am

KriKridesign from Suisse, Switzerland

diamond rain! Love that!

16 May 2014 8:05am

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c'est beau!

16 May 2014 9:05am

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

A microscope could not have done a better image ... Stunning macro !!! Light and bokeh are just wonderful ...

16 May 2014 8:24pm

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17 May 2014 7:37am

Canon EOS 7D
1/100 second
ISO 200
65 mm