Kittonia stereo image

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Kittonia stereo image

Post by gpmatthews »


This is from a Flatters & Garnett slide, 1950s and is a selected area in a strew of fossil diatoms from Cormack's Top, Oamaru, NZ.

Microscope: Zeiss Standard
Ocular: Zeiss KPL-W 10x/18
Objective: Leitz 40/0.7 ICT NPL Fluotar
Substage: Leitz ICT NA 0.9
Stack: 60 images Zerene Stacker

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Post by rjlittlefield »

Lovely! I was completely shocked by how the "feet" stick out on that right-hand specimen.


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Post by Cactusdave »

Very nice Kittonia. It's unusual to find one with the 'feet' intact. I have searched a few strews from that location and not found a good one like that.
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Post by Wim van Egmond »

Nice to see some stereos. They work well!


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