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Copyright: stone wang (kinglove) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 783 W: 0 N: 623] (11338)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2013-05-03
Categories: Insects
Exposure: f/2.8, 1/50 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2013-07-03 1:01
Viewed: 1784
Points: 18
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Campsosternus auratus (Drury, 1773)


本屬5種,本種為台灣最大型的晝行性叩頭蟲,普遍分布於低、中海拔山區,成蟲於4 - 10月間出現,遇到騷擾時會掉落地面,藉前胸腹板的細長尖突與中胸間的特殊構造,反彈接觸地面而彈向空中飛離,若用手捉住腹部時前胸會重複以上動作呈叩頭狀,發出喀、喀聲響,故有叩頭蟲之稱,動作十分有趣。

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hello Stone
Very nice picture of this beetle
good details and lovely colours
thanks greeting lou

Hello Mr.Stone,
Interesting specie.Nice colour.Well presentation.
Thanks for sharing such interesting specie,
Kind regards,

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  • siggi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3097 W: 109 N: 12399] (52850)
  • [2013-07-03 4:28]

Hello Stone.
Very nice! Love the contrast and especially the sharpness of the bug.
Regards Siggi

Ciao Stone, great macro of beautiful bug, splendid light, wonderful colors and excellent clarity, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio

Hi Stone,
nice bug. Interesting point of view. Nice natural colours.
Thanks for sharing,

Hello Stone

Excellent macro of this insect, with fine POV,
DOF, and the way you framed it, beautiful light,
excellent focus, sharpness, details, TFS


Hello Stone,
Nice closeup taken from a beautiful PoV and very natural colours saturation.
Best regards,

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  • PeakXV Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 121 W: 0 N: 544] (3135)
  • [2013-07-03 20:37]

Hello Stone,

Lovely capture of this beetle in fine light and with good focus. The pov is choice and the leaf make good contrast with the metallic shinny shell of this insect.



Hi Stone,
Interesting specie.Nice color.
Good details.


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