Aglais urticae - caterpillar

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

Aglais urticae

NL: Kleine vos - rups
EN: Small Tortoiseshell - caterpillar
DE: Kleiner Fuchs - Raupe
FR: Petite tortue, Vanesse de l'ortie - chenille

Image: Ranst (BE) - 02/05/2014

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Marcel Omer from Beloeil, Belgium

Oui !

15 Sep 2014 8:14am

Marym from PA, United States

Wow!! wonderful Johan! thanks for sharing it with us here. Love all the details.

15 Sep 2014 3:44pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

Wonderful !!!!!

15 Sep 2014 4:11pm

Paleblue Photography from St. Catharines, Canada

Wonderful detail.

15 Sep 2014 5:35pm

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

Spectacular ... the details and the colors are wonderful !!!

15 Sep 2014 10:18pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

Wonderful detail.

16 Sep 2014 2:00am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

oh magnifique

16 Sep 2014 6:42am

Canon EOS 7D
1/40 second
F/5.6
ISO 200
150 mm

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