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By MarkyMarc
I'm not sure what type of insect this is, I think perhaps it's a variety of Stonefly.

1/100 @ f/6.3, tripod, flash

Thanks for looking, best viewed large.

Marc

Tags: Macro Fly Close-up and macro Fuzzy Wildlife and nature

Voters: pcjackso, McKenzie, Ade_Osman and 12 more


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Comments


pcjackso Junior Member 10 7
27 Jun 2006 12:44PM
Like this shot,great detail.
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McKenzie 9 22 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2006 12:45PM
Great shot, I just love all these insect shots, facinating stuff!

Steve
Ade_Osman 12 4.5k 36 England
27 Jun 2006 12:52PM
No idea on the ID Marc, but will check back in case anybody has?.....It's probably something native to your part of the world, hence me not being able to find it in my books.
But what an interesting looking insect, I was inclined to think it might be some kind of stilt bug, but you really have got me at a loss.
I urge anyone looking at this to check the large version where the detail is amazing.....Well done mate!

Ade
27 Jun 2006 12:59PM
Perfect.crytal clear. yes enlarged does it justice.
Mike
haana 12 Estonia
27 Jun 2006 1:08PM
fantastic macro. what a detail. good comp.
haana
Ajack 10
27 Jun 2006 1:51PM
Great detail in this lovely macro shot
Alan
Pogs 9 13 England
27 Jun 2006 4:04PM
Furriest antennae I've ever seen
MarkyMarc 11 498 Canada
27 Jun 2006 7:04PM
Thanks for the comments guys!

Ade - looks like my Stonefly guess is wrong, I can't find any that have fuzzy antennae.

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