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Conicosia elongata [Varviesknol] in preparation

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Posted 15 October 2015 - 16:21

Rørslett, B. 2015. Conicosia elongata (Haw.) N.E.Br. (Aizoaceae). Varviesknol. African flowers photographed in visible and ultraviolet light. http://www.ultraviol...in-preparation/

Attached Image: CONI_ELO_G1509058551_VIS.jpg
Image reference: CONI_ELO_G1509058551_VIS
Visible light: Nikon D800, AFS 200 mm f/2 Nikkor ED-IF, daylight.

Front view of the massive flower in UV:
Attached Image: CONI_ELO_I1509052743_UV.jpg
Image reference: CONI_ELO_I1509052743_UV

Rear view of the bracts and petals in UV:
Attached Image: CONI_ELO_I1509052740_UV.jpg
Image reference: CONI_ELO_I1509052740_UV

Ultraviolet light captures: Nikon D3200, Coastal Optics 60 mm f/4 APO lens, Baader U2"(built-in), SB-140 flash

MANNING, J. & GOLDBLATT, P. 2012. Plants of the Greater Cape Floristic Region 1: the Core
Cape flora, Strelitzia 29: 1-870. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria, Republic of South Africa.
Bjørn Birna Rørslett, Ph.D.
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