Myathropa florea

Posted by Johan Dierckx (Wijnegem, Belgium) on 28 February 2014 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Myathropa florea

NL: Doodskopzweefvlieg
DE: Totenkopfschwebfliege, Gemeine Dolden-Schwebfliege
FR: Éristale des fleurs, Syrphe tête de mort

Image: Schoten (BE) - 23/07/2013

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Kate from EXETER, United Kingdom

Superb focus and colours!

28 Feb 2014 5:26pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

Wonderful !!!!!!!

28 Feb 2014 6:14pm

Josep from Barcelona, Spain

Nice macro with great shallow DOF to show those details. I like the shines on its body.

1 Mar 2014 7:53pm

Canon EOS 7D
1/125 second
F/5.6
ISO 200
150 mm

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