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Rotting Navel Orange stem or Citrus sinensis with Blue Mold or Penicillium digitatum f5.6,  1/6 sec., 100 ISO, 2.5X, 157 shots at 136 &micro;m step<br />
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On a rotting navel orange<br />
Blue Mold or Penicillium digitatum Citrus × sinensis,Geotagged,Penicillium digitatum,Summer,United States Click/tap to enlarge Species introCountry intro

Rotting Navel Orange stem or Citrus sinensis with Blue Mold or Penicillium digitatum

f5.6, 1/6 sec., 100 ISO, 2.5X, 157 shots at 136 µm step

Blue Mold or Penicillium digitatum on a navel orange  Penicillium digitatum,Penicillium expansum

On a rotting navel orange
Blue Mold or Penicillium digitatum

    comments (3)

  1. Interesting choice of subject, William! Posted 3 months ago
    1. Yep. I think I am getting tired of photographing pristine looking insects and plants all the time. I like the idea of doing some abstract nature photos and thought rotting vegetables might be a good choice because of their bizarre appearance and bright colors. I want to do a few more. Posted 3 months ago
      1. Good to hear! Posted 3 months ago

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"Citrus" × "sinensis", also known as the sweet oranges, is a commonly cultivated family of oranges that includes blood oranges and navel oranges.

Similar species: Sapindales
Species identified by William Bodine
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By William Bodine

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Uploaded Aug 20, 2022. Captured Aug 20, 2022 11:41 in 2847 E Fountain St, Mesa, AZ 85213, USA.
  • Canon EOS 5D Mark II
  • f/1.0
  • 1/6s
  • ISO100
  • 50mm