minute beetle

I found this very tiny beetle (the scale is .5mm) while I was trying to get a shot of some springtails on a piece of fungus.

a2

small beetle

It was not too had to get a shot even though I was shooting at 5x, mainly because the beetle was  not perturbed by my camera and went on about its business.

About these ads
2 comments
  1. Tim King said:

    What is the very tiny beetle(.5mm) by chris writh,11-5-2008?

    • Not sure – I have not yet gotten a name on these little guys

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 31 other followers

%d bloggers like this: