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House dust mite | by Gilles San Martin
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House dust mite

House dust mite (Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus).

More information here :

news.bbc.co.uk/earth/hi/earth_news/newsid_9290000/9290068...

and here :

www.insidescience.org/research/the-social-lives-of-dust-m...

www.physorg.com/news/2011-01-mites-homes.html

 

Scale : mite length = 0.3 mm

 

Technical settings :

- focus stack of 42 images

- microscope objective (Nikon M Plan 20x 210/0.4 ELWD) on bellow

 

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Uploaded on December 10, 2010