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Pale Tussock - caterpillar

Pale Tussock - caterpillar
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Copyright: Marx Who (Marx44) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 172 W: 97 N: 926] (3891)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2011-09-03
Categories: Insects
Camera: Canon EOS 30 D, Canon EF 100 mm F2.8 Macro USM
Exposure: f/8, 1/160 seconds
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2011-09-11 1:20
Viewed: 2102
Points: 10
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
The Pale Tussock (Calliteara pudibunda) is a moth of the Lymantriidae family. It is found in Europe and Anatolia.

The Dutch common name for the moth (Meriansborstel) is named for famous butterfly and insect painter Anna Maria Sibylla Merian.

The wingspan is 40-60 mm. The moth flies from April to June.

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Wonderful picture.
looks like a lady dressed for a party

bardzo interesujaca gasienica z wieloma szczegolami. Ladne kolory.

Superb capture, Marx. The image is a flawless macro with the most natural and beautiful colours on this spiky Caterpillar.

amazing caterpillar, TFS Ori

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  • cloud Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 497 W: 111 N: 1535] (9539)
  • [2011-09-12 3:30]

No wprost cudowny okaz. Wyglada jak by byl sztuczny produkt. Zadziwiajaca jest ta mikroprzyroda w powiekszeniu. bardzo dobre makro.
Pozdrawiam, Pawel

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