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May 11, 2012 12:21 |  #1

This one liked hide and seek in the soil.

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A good test for the diffuser.

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May 11, 2012 12:57 |  #2

nice set, like 1 a lot




  
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May 11, 2012 20:44 |  #3

Favors a tiger beetle on the head. Good job on the light.


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May 12, 2012 00:07 |  #4

rick_reno wrote in post #14416518 (external link)
nice set, like 1 a lot

Thanks Rick. I like these bugs, and it is great to get one or two half decent shots of them.

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Favors a tiger beetle on the head. Good job on the light.

Thank you. I still have not found any other pictures to help with ID, but I am pretty happy with the light, slowly some things are sinking in :)


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May 12, 2012 00:38 |  #5

Lovely captures Bas- good coincidence too - just managed a bad shot of the same beetle species I think Yesterday - Guessing it's a tiger beetle.
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May 12, 2012 00:47 |  #6

Thanks Brian.

They are cute.


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May 12, 2012 01:14 |  #7

I think I have found the ID.

A Carabidae, Notiophilus substriatus - (a ground beetle)


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May 12, 2012 02:58 |  #8

Nice captures of this ground beetle!


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May 12, 2012 03:39 |  #9

Thanks Kurt.


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May 14, 2012 06:11 |  #10

nice shots of this beetle..

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May 14, 2012 09:44 |  #11

Thank you Rob.


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