Завантаження...

Agapostemon texanus.angelicus, gynandromorph, NM, Hidalgo co, side (27727063925)
 

 

 

This photo was viewed times and was downloaded in full size 0 times.

This photo was liked 0 times


Source page:

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Agapostemon_texanus.angelicus,_gynandromorph,_NM,_Hidalgo_co,_side_(27727063925).jpg

Description Hermaphrodite! (aka a gynandromorph) This Agapostemon texanus or angelicus (species can't be determined here) is part male and part female. This happens in I think all animals and I have seen about 5 of these after looking at about 400,000 bee specimens. This one was brought in by Tim McMahon after he collected it in Arizona. Mostly this specimen is female in aspect except for the following: Half of the clypeus (the front plate of the head) is male, half female (bilaterally) similarly one mandible is male and one female. The male has 6 tergites like the female, but the coloration is mostly male, which is brownish, but, interestingly there are some spots on the abdomen that are metallic green which is female. Photographs by Elizabeth Garcia.

All photographs are public domain, feel free to download and use as you wish.

Photography Information: Canon Mark II 5D, Zerene Stacker, Stackshot Sled, 65mm Canon MP-E 1-5X macro lens, Twin Macro Flash in Styrofoam Cooler, F5.0, ISO 100, Shutter Speed 200

Date
Source Agapostemon texanus.angelicus, gynandromorph, NM, Hidalgo co, side_2016-06-08-14.13
Author USGS Bee Inventory and Monitoring Lab from Beltsville, Maryland, USA

Licensingedit

Public domain This image is in the public domain in the United States because it only contains materials that originally came from the United States Geological Survey, an agency of the United States Department of the Interior. For more information, see the official USGS copyright policy.

USGS logo green.svg
Checked copyright icon.svg This image, originally posted to Flickr, was reviewed on by the administrator or reviewer Vitor Mazuco, who confirmed that it was available on Flickr under the stated license on that date.


Only registered users can post comments. Please login.


EXIF data:
File name agapostemon_texanus.angelicus__gynandromorph__nm__hidalgo_co__side__27727063925_.jpg
Size, Mbytes 7.8517109375
Mime type image/jpeg
Orientation of image 1
Image resolution in width direction 240
Image resolution in height direction 240
Unit of X and Y resolution 2
Exif version 0221
Color space information 65535
Exif image width 4094
Exif image length 3840
Software used Adobe Photoshop CS6 (Windows)


See some ads as well as other free photos:

The images at Free-Photos.biz come mainly from Wikimedia Commons or from our own production. The photos are either in the public domain, or licensed under free linceses: Free-Photos.biz license, GPL, Creative Commons or Free-Art license. Some very few other photos where uploaded to Free-Photos.biz by our users and released into the public domain or into free usage under another free license (like GPL etc.)

While the copyright and licensing information supplied for each photo is believed to be accurate, Free-Photos.biz does not provide any warranty regarding the copyright status or correctness of licensing terms. If you decide to reuse the images from Free-Photos.biz, you should verify the copyright status of each image just as you would when obtaining images from other sources.


The use of depictions of living or deceased persons may be restricted in some jurisdictions by laws regarding personality rights. Such images are exhibited at Free-Photos.biz as works of art that serve higher artistic interests.

christianity portal