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Glyphodes perspectalis

Glyphodes perspectalis
Photo Information
Copyright: Yves Peeters (dryas) Silver Note Writer [C: 2 W: 0 N: 110] (1307)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2015-09
Categories: Insects
Camera: Canon EOS 70D, Canon EF 100 mm F2.8 Macro USM, JPEG
Exposure: f/8, 1/30 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2015-09-09 0:45
Viewed: 1030
Points: 10
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Boxwood pyralid.
An invasive alie moth ruining boxwood.
A moth from Asia now in six European countries.
The distroy in gardens and parks the boxwood plants , from inside out , when you see it , too late.
A disaster in Flanders , certainly for nurseries.
Inset photo : adult moth.

Buxus rups en mot.
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  • siggi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3097 W: 109 N: 12399] (52850)
  • [2015-09-09 9:20]

Hello Yves,
Sharp and very nice colors contrast. POV and composition are great. This caterpillar looks beautiful. Very well done.Regards Sigi

Hi Yves,

A great shot of this invasive catterpillar which causes untold detruction in its wake and years of hard work shaping box hedges into shape destroyed. Very good focus and depth of field, good colours and bg.
Thanks for sharing, regards Bill.

Hello Yves,
Brilliant composition.....Excellent focus and sharp details. The colors of this caterpillar are nice and natural.
Thanks for sharing!

Hello Yves,

Beautiful presentation of this larvae. I like its BG and nice color.
Thanks for showing us this Boxwood species,

hallo Yves
mooie opname met prachtige kleuren
gr lou

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2015-09-09 12:27]

Hi Yves,great macro of this caterpillar of this moth very invasive and a danger for many vegetal specie.Very common in the last years in my country too.Have a nice evening and thanks,Luciano

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