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Myatropha florea

Myatropha florea
Photo Information
Copyright: Yves Peeters (dryas) Silver Note Writer [C: 2 W: 0 N: 110] (1307)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2015-07
Categories: Insects
Camera: Canon EOS 70D, Canon EF 100 mm F2.8 Macro USM, JPEG
Exposure: f/9.0, 1/160 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2015-08-04 1:04
Viewed: 818
Points: 8
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Dead Head hooverfly.
This hooverfly has bold yellow and black markings , looks like a cross between wasp and a bee.

Pattern on thorax resembles a blackened skull.
Food : nectar - pollen.
Seen : May - October.


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  • siggi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3097 W: 109 N: 12399] (52850)
  • [2015-08-04 1:08]

Hello Yves,
Great hoverfly shot. DOF and sharpness is very good. Great natural colors. Also interesting natural situation and POV.Regards Sigi

Outstanding macro capture of this Hoverfly, Yves.
The image is razor sharp and the colours are truly beautiful.
Thanks for sharing this great image.

Hallo Yves,
Wat een beauty! Kwalitatief hoogstaande macro.

Hello Yves,
Very good macro. Excellent details and color. Good work..
Thanks for sharing,

hallo Yves
mooie opname van deze doodshoofd
gr lou

Ciao Yves, great macro of beautiful hoverfly, fantastic details, wonderful colors and splendid sharpness, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio

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