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Paul ­ Iddon
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Sep 12, 2017 12:05 |  #1

Hairy little beggars - called woolly bears amongst other things, but I think it's a Ruby tiger moth caterpillar. Feasting on a rhubarb leaf.

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Sep 12, 2017 12:07 |  #2

Nice job. I shot one of these the other day too but didn't know the name.


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Sep 12, 2017 12:12 |  #3

Excellent shots Paul. Good to see some NIA (nibbling in action) shots.


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Sep 12, 2017 12:38 |  #4

PKmode wrote in post #18450335 (external link)
Nice job. I shot one of these the other day too but didn't know the name.

Lester Wareham wrote in post #18450346 (external link)
Excellent shots Paul. Good to see some NIA (nibbling in action) shots.

Thank you both :)

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Sep 12, 2017 16:22 |  #5

I like the 3rd image the best - great details and the flash isn't quite as evident.


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Sep 12, 2017 16:26 |  #6

stevendillonphoto wrote in post #18450572 (external link)
I like the 3rd image the best - great details and the flash isn't quite as evident.

Cheers Steven :)

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Sep 13, 2017 00:31 |  #7

Wonderful series Paul :)
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Sep 13, 2017 01:26 |  #8

LordV wrote in post #18450921 (external link)
Wonderful series Paul :)
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Thanks Brian.

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Sep 13, 2017 13:31 |  #9

Lovely Caterpillar Paul, excellent series.

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Sep 13, 2017 16:17 |  #10

Tony Beale wrote in post #18451362 (external link)
Lovely Caterpillar Paul, excellent series.

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Thanks Tony m8 :)

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