Substrate/Host: on adult spider suspended from limestone
Habitat: cool, moist, limestone ampitheater tucked under a waterfall
Ecoregion: Glaciated Low Allegheny Plateau (60a)
Collector(s): D. Newman & P. Kaishian
Collection_#: MO332099
Comments: this was the second of three entomopathogenic fungi found on spiders in this ampitheater in the span of a couple minutes, each of them apparently distinct from one another. images x-x show the habitat and the suspected host.

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Canon EOS 6D + Canon MP-E 65mm f/2.8 1-5x + Yuji High CRI LED PAR38 Lamp + Yongnuo YN-14EX TTL LED Macro Ring Flash
1/100 sec, f/8.0, ISO 200
Color Corrected w/ X-Rite ColorChecker Passport
Focus Stacked with Zerene Stacker (23 Images)

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