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Image of the Day: Sticky Feet

This confocal micrograph reveals the adhesive pad on the foreleg of a ladybug (Coccinella septempunctata) at 20× magnification.

The Scientist Staff

JAN MICHELS, INSTITUTE OF ZOOLOGY, FUNCTIONAL MORPHOLOGY AND BIOMECHANICS, UNIVERSITY OF KEIL, GERMANY (COURTESY OF NIKON SMALL WORLD)

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