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Carpocoris purpureipennis

Posted by
Johan Dierckx (Wijnegem, Belgium) on 15 February 2014 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Carpocoris purpureipennis (EN: Black-shouldered Shieldbug / DE: Purpur-Fruchtwanze, Purpur-Baumwanze / FR: Punaise à pattes rouges)

Image: Rochefort (BE) - 20/07/2013

Canon EOS 7D 1/320 second F/5.6 ISO 200 150 mm

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christine from schoten, Belgium

Punaise à pattes rouges, Purpur-Baumwanze, Black-shouldered Shield Bug ? Misschien klopt er geen van de drie. :o)

15 Feb 2014 6:10pm

@christine: Het lijkt er op dat ik heel lui gezocht heb... bedankt voor de aanvullingen - ik heb ze aangepast en toegevoegd op mijn webstekje....

LauraS from Chico, United States

Very impressive detail on the textured back of this bug.

15 Feb 2014 6:16pm

Steyners from Portland, United States

Utterly stunning image ..!.. I aspire ..

15 Feb 2014 6:46pm

L'angevine from Angers, France

j'aime cette tige et les couleurs de sa carapace

16 Feb 2014 9:28am

Neda from shoush, Iran


16 Feb 2014 5:20pm

Canon EOS 7D
1/320 second
ISO 200
150 mm