June 14, 2020

Motherwort Pollen

Macro and Micro Picture of the Day 2020-06-14

While yesterday's picture was of a motherwort stamen, today we take a closer look at the pollen it produces. The magnification is 400x. Right click for full resolution. They are shaped like footballs and are about 10 x 20 micrometers in size.

Equipment used: AmScope M150C microscope with Raspberry Pi camera module V2 (8MP).

submit to reddit   

blog comments powered by Disqus