Vapourer.

By bricurtis
Vapourer.

Caterpillar of the Vapourer Moth.

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Tags: Insects General Close-up and macro Hairy Caterpillars Wildlife and nature Vapourer moth caterpillar

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Comments


Norfolkboy 10 1 4 England
15 Nov 2011 8:03PM
Super close up Brian.
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Glyn1 7 4 1 England
15 Nov 2011 8:07PM
Thats a hairy little beast Wink Superbly detailed close up Bri.


Glyn
Gezina 9 3 6 United Kingdom
15 Nov 2011 8:11PM
Fantastic spiky detail - excellent macro work - Ina
AnnChown Plus
6 198 1 United Kingdom
15 Nov 2011 8:11PM
Love the little "shaving brushes" and the amazing detail Brian - I think we had an infestation of these little caterpillars - sadly took chemicals to them!! Sad If I'm identifying this correctly, it's a bit of a pest?.... incredibly beautiful, though!
Ann
15 Nov 2011 8:12PM
Stunning macro!
Sam.
Ayoob 5 Australia
15 Nov 2011 8:19PM
An amazing macro shot ,lovely light,colours and brilliant detailimage............Grin
FeatherFriend 8 38 217 England
15 Nov 2011 8:38PM
Superb detail Brian, quality shot,
Geoff.
johnjo58 6 2 5 United Kingdom
15 Nov 2011 8:46PM
Stunning macro capture Brian, love it
David
annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
15 Nov 2011 8:47PM
stunning collection of brushes he's carrying around on his back Smile
a superb macro!
bricurtis Plus
11 2.0k 49 England
15 Nov 2011 8:57PM

Quote:Love the little "shaving brushes" and the amazing detail Brian - I think we had an infestation of these little caterpillars - sadly took chemicals to them!! Sad If I'm identifying this correctly, it's a bit of a pest?.... incredibly beautiful, though!
Ann


Possible Ann - they do eat leaves of flowers, shrubs and trees. They like Fuchsias.!!

Brian.
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
15 Nov 2011 9:03PM
Really stubby feel to this one Brian
Helen
franken Plus
13 3.9k 4 Wales
15 Nov 2011 9:04PM
A wonderful macro Brian.

Ken
15 Nov 2011 9:11PM
An excellent macro image, great hairy detail...........Sandy
tomcat 10 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
15 Nov 2011 9:17PM
The old Vapourer caterpillar.
Always a good subject if captured successfully - as this isSmile

Adrian
15 Nov 2011 9:58PM
Absolutely Stunning detail Brian,great BG too mate Wink Excellent work mate.
KBan 11 490 4 England
15 Nov 2011 10:17PM
A real beaut Bri
keith
TerryMcK 7 71 2 United Kingdom
15 Nov 2011 10:18PM
First class macro work here, Brian.
Terry
bertie1983 4 12 England
15 Nov 2011 10:39PM
love it!
great image
lou
Smile
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
15 Nov 2011 10:45PM
Brilliant pin sharp detail in this macro, he certainly is a bristly little chap
CarolG Plus
9 195 18 Greece
16 Nov 2011 6:21AM
What a cute chappie, Brian, never seen one of these before. Perfectly captured, as always. Carol
Mike_Young 9 12 9 United Kingdom
16 Nov 2011 7:55AM
Beautiful sharp close up
Chinga Plus
5 1 1 United Kingdom
16 Nov 2011 8:15AM
First class shot! The light and the clarity of the details... Lovely!!!
IB
Maiwand Plus
9 3 72 England
16 Nov 2011 9:57AM
A stunner Brian. Critical focus is spot on and lighting is superb. great shot.
Ron
teocali Plus
8 441 18 England
16 Nov 2011 10:03AM
Fantastic clarity, detail, tones and textures, Brian - top capture.
Sylvia
ChiliMan Plus
10 135 17 Singapore
16 Nov 2011 12:20PM
Beautiful shot, Brian. He seems to be walking ever so daintily.

Andrew
CaroleS Plus
6 420 3 United Kingdom
16 Nov 2011 4:43PM
Superb detail on this colourful little critter. Carole
dmhuynh72 8 44 3 United Kingdom
16 Nov 2011 9:16PM
stunning macro Brian, nice bg and excellent detail capture.
regards
Yung
Steve_S Plus
10 180 3 United Kingdom
17 Nov 2011 8:51PM
Excellent image Bri, great comp, detail and BG
Steve

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