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Authors: Stefan and Richard Hollos

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Macro/Micro Picture of the Day

September 26, 2020

Snapdragon Seed

Macro and Micro Picture of the Day 2020-09-26

Here is a snapdragon (Antirrhinum majus) seed at 100x magnification. Snapdragon seeds have a diameter in the range of 0.7 to 0.8 mm.

To compensate for depth of field limitations, this image was created by focus stacking 9 images using Hugin Tools.

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