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Thursday, January 9, 2014

Jim Ehrman's silverifsh

This is an image of a silverfish taken 
with a scanning electron microscope at 
the Digital Microscopy Facility at Mount 
Allison University.

This this is a higher magnification
view of the posterior of the silverfish:

This is a view of the silverfish body scales.
These scales are easily shed as a
strategy to avoid predators (or
volunteering as an SEM specimen!): 

And finally a closeup of the end 
of the silverfish antenna: 

All images and descriptions on this entry are
© Jim Ehrman and the Digital Microscopy 
Facility at Mount Allison University and are 
used with permission.