<< Previous Next >>

Highland forest insect

Highland forest insect
Photo Information
Copyright: Geoffrey Summers (summers) (705)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2015-10-13
Categories: Insects
Camera: Nikon D7000, Tokina AF 100mm F/2.8 AT-X PRO D Macro
Exposure: f/11, 1/80 seconds
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2015-10-16 21:43
Viewed: 1070
Points: 4
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
On a leaf in the forest at the top of the Black River Gorges in Mauritius. Any help with ID much appreciated.

Taken in shade, which is good because there is a lot of bounce off the glossy leaves if in full sunlight.

Only registered TrekNature members may rate photo notes.
Add Critique [Critiquing Guidelines] 
Only registered TrekNature members may write critiques.
ThreadThread Starter Messages Updated
To euroblinkie: Stiltbugsummers 1 10-17 12:11
You must be logged in to start a discussion.

Critiques [Translate]

hallo Geoffrey
nice picture with good sharpness and lovely naturel colours

i think a Stiltbug specie
of a bug from a other fam Plantbug

gr lou

  • Great 
  • tuslaw Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2754 W: 282 N: 4931] (19883)
  • [2015-10-17 18:04]

Hello Geoffrey,
I believe Lou is correct, it looks like a stilt bug to me also. Checkout this link


Sharply focused and showing beautiful color and nice detail.

Calibration Check