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Tachinid Fly (Tachina nupta)

Posted by
itchydogimages (Pu'er, China) on 17 October 2011 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

The larvae of these flies parasitise moth and butterfly caterpillars.
(Baiwang Mountain, Beijing)

SONY DSC-R1 1/100 second F/5.6 ISO 200 72 mm

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Pedro_eric and his Camera from Trowbridge, United Kingdom

Great macro capture.

17 Oct 2011 9:57am

Stefan from Thiersee, Austria

Wow, great macro shot!

17 Oct 2011 10:41am

Shahryar from Isfahan, Iran

well done :)

17 Oct 2011 12:40pm

Barbara Kile from Ft. Worth, United States


17 Oct 2011 5:26pm

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Great macro!!!

17 Oct 2011 10:22pm

jay from MUMBAI, India


21 Oct 2011 1:46pm

Philou04 from Manosque, France

Wow ! Gorgeous colours in this stunning macro. 5*****

27 Oct 2011 9:03pm

1/100 second
ISO 200
72 mm