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marktc Plus
7 101 15 United Kingdom
24 Sep 2012 6:05AM
An almost alien like creature... Well captured Carol.

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24 Sep 2012 6:07AM
Three excellent shots showing lovely detail
EAS 9 1 13 Scotland
24 Sep 2012 6:14AM
He looks rather sheepish, if you'll forgive the pun!! Cute!

Andysnapper 10 109 25 England
24 Sep 2012 6:41AM
What!? A furry shield bug, now I really do believe you have grown this in a lab..... weird and wonderful and great shots as well.

fentiger Plus
16 918 24 England
24 Sep 2012 7:26AM
What an amazing looking little critter ~ great close-ups again Carol.

annettep38 Plus
6 218 40 Costa Rica
24 Sep 2012 7:30AM
must be a cross between a baby hedgehog and a mini shield bug Smile full marks for the detail and for seeing it in the first place
NDODS 7 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
24 Sep 2012 7:31AM
Certainly not the most handsome of all your weird and wonderful uploads Carol. However one cannot fault your photographic craftwomanship.

Regards Nathan
SUE118 Plus
9 8 1 United Kingdom
24 Sep 2012 7:34AM
Love his fur coat and he's also has the cute factor.
pluckyfilly 11 351 33 United Kingdom
24 Sep 2012 7:49AM
great set of piccies not sure I like the hairy monster tho
Jasper87 Plus
8 2.0k 150 England
24 Sep 2012 7:50AM
Hair today, gone tomorrow Grin. Very stange and well spotted, Carol.

SlowSong Plus
9 7.4k 30 England
24 Sep 2012 7:55AM
Aw, he looks like a doddery old man. How sweet. Smile
24 Sep 2012 8:04AM
Its superb....High quality. Deep
24 Sep 2012 8:11AM
3 super macros Carol, excellent detail in all,
CaroleS Plus
8 433 3 United Kingdom
24 Sep 2012 8:28AM
I wonder if he will grow into a more handsome version! Good capture Carol.
barbarahirst 9 27 12 United Kingdom
24 Sep 2012 8:34AM
what a weird little critter
amazing detail for such a tiny one
TonyDy Plus
9 10 3 United Kingdom
24 Sep 2012 10:50AM
Great shots of a weird little bug, Carol.
jabe 7 10 4 United Kingdom
24 Sep 2012 10:54AM
Grin Your photography of this insect world never ceases to astound me, wonderful shot's you take.Grin
achieverswales 7 8 101 Wales
24 Sep 2012 10:55AM
Ahhhh, love him/her Carol.


9 10 10 England
24 Sep 2012 11:27AM
I think they find their way to you because you phtograph them so well Carol.
Irishkate Plus
7 41 114 United Kingdom
24 Sep 2012 11:41AM
Wonderful creature but what I like best about these
images is the harmonious blend of colours.
BarbaraR 12 17 1 England
24 Sep 2012 11:45AM
Super close detail of the little fuzzy one.
I especially like V2.

TrevBatWCC Plus
9 12 12 England
24 Sep 2012 12:50PM
I didn't know they came in hairy versions! A cracking set of this unusual shield bug, Carol Wink
Trev Smile
24 Sep 2012 1:07PM
Super set Carol. What a facinating little creature Smile
24 Sep 2012 1:29PM
Fabulous Trio Carol, excellent work as always.
Tibetan 5 3 England
24 Sep 2012 3:37PM
A very odd creature indeed!, I must say you captured the detail in all three shots to a very high standard, like all three well done, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
basith 5 7 Sri Lanka
24 Sep 2012 4:02PM
Excellent macro & very different .....
gingerdelight 11 298 11 United Kingdom
24 Sep 2012 4:21PM
Cute indeed!
moiral 8 12 Scotland
24 Sep 2012 4:32PM
I think he looks like a baby shield bug Carol. Moira
24 Sep 2012 5:19PM
Brian65 9 2 United Kingdom
24 Sep 2012 5:44PM
All 3 perfect Carol, detail spot on.
pamelajean Plus
12 1.1k 2016 United Kingdom
24 Sep 2012 5:51PM
The Sloe Bug is also known as the Hairy Bug, and I think this is a nymph.
See the nymph here and here and here .
Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
24 Sep 2012 6:35PM
He looks more like a hairy woodlouse or pillbug than shield bug, a tremendous set of close ups of this tiny critter
24 Sep 2012 7:31PM
New one very unusual Carol some fine detail here and great macros.
exposure Plus
14 5.8k England
24 Sep 2012 7:44PM
Lovely detail Carol...I have never seen a a furry shield...
bricurtis Plus
12 2.2k 49 England
24 Sep 2012 8:35PM
Never seen anything like it Carol - perhaps it's a protective coat.
nickyv32 Plus
10 135 England
24 Sep 2012 9:54PM
Great shot Carol, hope you are ok xx
AnnChown Plus
8 207 1 United Kingdom
24 Sep 2012 10:54PM
He's very cute - like candyfloss! Lovely detail.
Ayoob 7 Australia
25 Sep 2012 11:52PM
Fantastic shots ,Carol.........GrinGrinGrin
Chinga Plus
7 3 1 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2012 11:27AM
Great set! She's so cute I could keep her as a pet... Never seen a hairy one like that! GrinGrin IB

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