Stenocrepis mexicana, u, maryland, cove point, back

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Detailed Description

Number 2 of 3 new state records of Carabid (ground beetle) records for Maryland. This Stenocrepis mexicana beetle was found by Brent Steury while doing a survey of the Cove Point liquid natural gas terminal on the Western Shore of the Chesapeake Bay in Calvert County. Isn't it nice that studies these things? 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. USGSBIML Photoshopping Technique: Note that we now have added using the burn tool at 50% opacity set to shadows to clean up the halos that bleed into the black background from "hot" color sections of the picture.


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