Pyrrhocoris apterus

Posted by Johan Dierckx (Wijnegem, Belgium) on 29 May 2015 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Pyrrhocoris apterus

NL: Vuurwants
EN: Firebug
DE: Gemeine Feuerwanze
FR: Gendarme

Image: Zandhoven (BE) - 17/02/2015

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Babzy from Besançon, France

excellent ! :)

29 May 2015 7:11am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Fabulous capture!

29 May 2015 7:19am

~~~Ann~~~ from Nelson, New Zealand

well spotted and photographed!

29 May 2015 7:39am

Robert D. Burr from Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Ha ha....looks like a bunch of aliens hiding that tree.

29 May 2015 1:46pm

Steyners from Portland, United States

Astonishing animals and fabs photo..

30 May 2015 4:51am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

intéressant cette colonie de gendarme

30 May 2015 7:38am

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Nature by ~~~Ann~~~

Canon EOS 7D
1 second
F/16.0
ISO 200
150 mm

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