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Oedemera nobilis

By Ade_Osman    
A male Oedemera nobilis-Sometimes knows as a blister beetle feeding on a daisy, taken back in the summer when we had warmer weather.

Thanks for looking and all the very kind comments on yesterdays upload.....Been very busy all this weekend with the garden wildlife and one or two issues surrounding that, but hopefully that's all sorted now and I should be back to my usual amount of commenting and voting this evening once the garden cameras get switched on. Things have been very slow with the hedgehogs in the garden but in fairness we are right on the cusp of them all hibernating for the winter, so sighting of them feeding are getting fewer and fewer now. But if you want to try and get lucky my advice is to check by sometime after 9-10pm, but nothing is guaranteed I'm afraid, after all it is wildlife and whilst they do come into the garden to feed, they can't be relied upon to make any kind of appearance.....Just in case you don't know where to look by now, here's the link Ade Hedgehog/Fox Garden Cam

As always thanks for stopping by and regards to everyone.....Ade

Tags: General Flowers and plants Close-up and macro Digitally manipulated Oedemera nobilis Wildlife and nature Blister beetle

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Comments


debu 6 India
21 Oct 2012 5:17PM
Excellent capture.
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saeidNL 6 3 Netherlands
21 Oct 2012 5:18PM
Excellent and great macro shot,
saeid
jaktis Plus
12 84 Sweden
21 Oct 2012 5:35PM
Great details and composition

Peter
CarolG Plus
9 192 18 Greece
21 Oct 2012 5:37PM
Plenty of these muscle-bound critters over here in the Spring, Ade, beautifully captured. Rain, wind and thunderstorms forecast for the next 4-5 days, good thing I have an archive to fall back on Smile Carol
Glostopcat Plus
9 255 2 England
21 Oct 2012 5:52PM
A marvellous macro Ade, the details and colours have been superbly recorded.
fentiger Plus
14 916 23 England
21 Oct 2012 6:06PM
Great macro capture.

Albert
Brian65 6 2 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2012 6:14PM
Top class work Ade.
Brian
carper123 Plus
4 745 8 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2012 6:54PM

Quote:Top class work Ade.
Brian


Really is top class, Ade, luv it.
Well done.
Darryl. SmileSmileSmile
bricurtis Plus
10 2.0k 49 England
21 Oct 2012 8:09PM
A glittering capture of this ' thunder thighs' insect Ade.
Brian.
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
21 Oct 2012 8:13PM
Great close-up shot of this feeding beetle, Ade, detail as ever so well recorded.
Ronnie.
snapbandit 11 2.2k 3 Northern Ireland
21 Oct 2012 8:17PM
Stunning shot Ade, great colour, sharpness & exposure.

Joe B
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.5k 148 England
21 Oct 2012 8:23PM
Wonderful colours and another excellent image, Ade.

Dave
KBan Plus
10 486 4 England
21 Oct 2012 9:06PM
Cracking detail and colours Ade
keith
johnjo58 5 2 5 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2012 9:28PM
Another superb Macro Ade,
David
21 Oct 2012 10:21PM
Stunning .
pluckyfilly Plus
9 350 33 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2012 10:24PM
shows the irridescence beautifully well
Lillian Plus
6 21 16 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2012 11:17PM
All dressed up in it's finery..but where to go?
out to the garden and cam corder ... perhaps?
Lillian
annettep38 Plus
4 217 36 Costa Rica
21 Oct 2012 11:53PM
a lovely mettallic shine!! excellent capture
BTW it is 10 to 1 am here and your hedgehog is nibbling form the ground!
LynneJoyce Plus
7 20 99 United Kingdom
22 Oct 2012 2:00AM
Beautifully captured iridescence, perfect dof. What more can we ask?
CaroleS Plus
5 369 3 United Kingdom
22 Oct 2012 7:56AM
Another fine macro Ade.
Carole
Maiwand Plus
9 3 71 England
22 Oct 2012 9:02AM
Your usual top quality attention to detail Ade. Its a beauty.
Ron
AnnChown Plus
6 197 1 United Kingdom
22 Oct 2012 2:55PM
Superb capture Ade - it's so beautiful nestling in that lovely daisy. Magic!
Ann
Tibetan 3 3 England
22 Oct 2012 8:41PM
Oooooo! I have got one of these soft wing beetles, 16 different types in the U.K. I might even put it up one day ,nice one regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinTongue
23 Oct 2012 6:24PM
Excellent detail in this one and well presented.
jj
24 Oct 2012 10:44PM
superb
Gerryrys 4 1 United Kingdom
26 Oct 2012 11:00AM
Excellent presentation Ade

Our hogs are still feeding frantically at the trough every evening. It will be interesting to see what happen s over this cold snap.

Gerry
27 Oct 2012 7:28AM
First class. A

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