Friday, September 22, 2006

Meet the Relatives II

Brothers and sisters, the head of our cousin the hellgrammite as seen under a microscope:

Helgrammite head

I found this on the the helgrammite page of the Web site of the Stratford Landing Elementary School in Fairfox County, Virginia. The give credit to Uglybug.org.

I've gotta get out of here, so I'll just leave you some photos to drool over. Here's another view of the head:

Helgrammite head 2

And here's a view of the the head of what the hellgrammite turns into:

Dobsonfly

2 comments:

The Stiltwalker said...

aw man! my comment got erased. Anyways I said long time no visit! And I love these images...

Little Thom said...

Cheers Stilt, long time no hear. Thanks - I love finding stuff like this, got a whole treasure chest of em.