Cuckoo wasp (Stilbum cyanurum) at 40x and 60x

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Miljenko
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Cuckoo wasp (Stilbum cyanurum) at 40x and 60x

Post by Miljenko »

Tools:
Fujifilm X-T2 (electronic shutter) RAW
5x 4W COB panels 48 LED each diffused
DevaLab Macro Rail v2.3
MJKZZ IR Controller
Capture One, Zerene Stacker, PS


Thorax:
Nikon M Plan 60x NA 0.70 ELWD
270 pics at 0.625 um step
Abdomen:
Nikon M Plan 40x NA 0.50 ELWD
210 pics at 1.25 um step
Total:
Lomo 3.7x at 2.8x
104 pics at 32 um step
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Thanks for watching.
Miljenko
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Post by AlxndrBrg »

really nice shots, but its however very much not a Stilbum, instead this is a Hedychrum species, a male it looks like.

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Post by Miljenko »

Thanks, Alex, I appreciate your identification. I am definitely much worse entomologist than photographer so every assistance is welcome! :D
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