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Heteropteryx dilatata

Heteropteryx dilatata
Photo Information
Copyright: Luis Louro (luislourobd) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 147 W: 0 N: 69] (2176)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2006-08
Categories: Insects
Camera: Nikon D200, Nikkor 105mm f2.8D micro
Details: (Fill) Flash: Yes
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2006-08-30 4:56
Viewed: 3979
Points: 10
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
This is a Phasmid, or "leaf insect", the largest knowned insect in the world, from Malásia! It can reach 30 cm!!! It's impressive, believe me, all is body protected by spikes.
I'd like to thank "Geordie" from Stratford B. farm!!!

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Voilà un insecte aux formes originales.
Bonne journée.

Hello Luis,
nice shot with great colors and details.
Good compo, too.


Hi Luis,
An excellent shot on this Leaf Insect. The exposure looks spot on here. Nice colors and sharp detail. Very interesting subject. A new one for me!


Hello Luis, excllent colors, BG, POV DOF perfect details, on this grass hopper, excllent work, my friend, TFS Kyle

Olá Luis,
Great photo of this strange bug...! Amazing creature you found! Very nice colours and detail! Excelente shot! Great work!

Um abraço,

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