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Single dried cochineal beetle, used traditionally and currently as a red textile, food and cosmetics dye derived from its crushed, powdered form. Considered a 'natural' dye. Captured with a DIY 10x microscope apparatus constructed for iPhone.

Abstract Micrography XIb
Abstract Micrography XIb
DIY digital micrograph of dried cochineal beetle
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2015