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Black Giant


Black Giant
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Copyright: Ahmet Cengizhan Dirican (acdirican) Silver Note Writer [C: 4 W: 4 N: 18] (345)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2017-04-20
Categories: Insects
Exposure: f/4.5, 1/250 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2017-04-24 5:39
Viewed: 749
Points: 2
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
You probably see a "Carabus Violaceus": a species of beetle endemic in Europe. It sometimes called the violet ground beetle, or the rain beetle is a nocturnal species of a beetle, from a family Carabidae.

Those are ground Beetles (Carabidae) that are quick, long-legged predators, equipped with powerful jaws. They measure about 20-30mm in length.


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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6449 W: 89 N: 15592] (65238)
  • [2017-04-25 2:56]

Hi Ahmet,difficult light and location but still a very good capture of this big black beetle,i like the details and the exposure too,a specie not often seen on TN. Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano

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