Image of the Week - March 1, 2011

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Autofluorescence of Spider Eyes

This composite of four sequential images of the eyes and cephalothorax of a woodlouse spider, Dysdera crocata, demonstrates the diverse range of sample reflection and auto-fluorescent emission. The composite image was collected using a Zeiss LSM 510 Meta NLO confocal microscope.

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