Exquisite Castaways – NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC, September 2010

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Text by Rob R. Dunn
Photography by Martin Oeggerli

Washington DC, September 2010

Micronaut’s second article for National Geographic depicts the fascinating complexity and diversity of insect eggs. The article has been published in the September issue 2010.You can browse the Micronaut image gallery ‘Exquisite Castaways’, if you are interested to see more of these naturally elegant protective envelopes.

Two representatives for the beauty of insect eggs:

  • Zebra longwing butterfly egg (right)
  • Julia heliconian butterfly egg (upper left)



The article is accessible in various languages:
English - Deutsch - French - Italian - Spanish - Turkish - Letvian - Japanese - Indonesian








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