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Red beetle

Red beetle
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Copyright: Juan Jaramillo (BeBe) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 123 W: 0 N: 253] (931)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2006-04-30
Categories: Insects
Camera: Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ30
Exposure: f/4, 1/40 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2006-05-12 19:17
Viewed: 5560
Points: 11
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Order (Orden): Coleoptera

I don’t know the scientific name of this beetle. It has an armored protection and is aprox. 1.5 cm in size.
Taken in jpeg, cropped and resized.
WORKSHOPS are welcomed

No tengo informacion tecnica de este coleoptero que tiene unos 1.5 cm.

Place: Finca La Velásquez, Cimitarra, Santander.
Date: abr 30 2006

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bonjour Juan,
nice macro shot, strange and interesting insect here, good work,
bravo Martin

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  • taba Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 466 W: 124 N: 312] (1847)
  • [2006-05-12 21:47]

Hi Juan
Very good composition and a nice effect of from teh colours of the bug against the leaf.
Good DOF, POV and sharpness.
I may be wrong, but I can't imagine any WS in this case.
well done.

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  • Dando Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor [C: 637 W: 32 N: 792] (3084)
  • [2006-05-13 3:32]

Hi Juan, nice close up with good details and colours, never seen one before so thanks for sharing.

Wow, esta é uma foto fantástica, Juan!!!

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  • phlr Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1237 W: 130 N: 882] (2821)
  • [2006-05-13 13:00]

Very good shot Juan!
Very good DOF and details!
Very good colours and POV!

Hi Juan,

This is a tortoise beetle of the genus Dorynota (Chrysomelidae, Cassidinae, Dorynotini), subgenus Akantaka (postscutellar area w/o spine, only w/triangular tubercle).

Best regards,

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