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Snapshots

  1. enough detail here to confirm ID?

    Snapshot Title: enough detail here to confirm ID?
    Taken by: NCSU Insect Museum ncsuinsectmuseum

    Image: Alcohol Specimens 1
    Image Owner: NCSU Insect Museum ncsuinsectmuseum



    Description:

    Probably not. Would need to see palps, thoracic warts, etc.



  2. looooong antennae

    Snapshot Title: looooong antennae
    Taken by: NCSU Insect Museum ncsuinsectmuseum

    Image: Alcohol Specimens 1
    Image Owner: NCSU Insect Museum ncsuinsectmuseum



    Description:

    broken off this caddisfly



  3. Tomoceridae

    Snapshot Title: Tomoceridae
    Taken by: NCSU Insect Museum ncsuinsectmuseum

    Image: Alcohol Specimens 1
    Image Owner: NCSU Insect Museum ncsuinsectmuseum



    Description:

    Large collembolan; I can *almost* see the diagnostic features of the antennae.
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  4. resolution and lighting

    Snapshot Title: resolution and lighting
    Taken by: NCSU Insect Museum ncsuinsectmuseum

    Image: Alcohol Specimens 1
    Image Owner: NCSU Insect Museum ncsuinsectmuseum



    Description:

    ... are not good. If the goal is to facilitate IDs or confirmation of IDs we woud need to think about brighter, more penetrating light sources.



  5. reflections are a problem

    Snapshot Title: reflections are a problem
    Taken by: NCSU Insect Museum ncsuinsectmuseum

    Image: Alcohol Specimens 1
    Image Owner: NCSU Insect Museum ncsuinsectmuseum



    Description:

    specimens would need to be completely under fluid