Bombylius venosus on Orchis militaris #2

Posted by Johan Dierckx (Wijnegem, Belgium) on 16 August 2017 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Bombylius venosus Mikan, 1796

NL: Zwartborstelwolzwever
EN: Bombylius venosus
DE: Bombylius venosus
FR: Bombylius venosus

Orchis militaris L.

NL: Soldaatje
EN: Military orchid
DE: Helm-Knabenkraut
FR: Orchis militaire, Orchis guerrier, Orchis casque, Capette

Image: Visé (BE) - 13/05/2017

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omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful composition, focus & colors!
A M A Z I N G !!!!

16 Aug 2017 8:04pm

Canon EOS 7D
1/320 second
F/2.8
ISO 200
150 mm

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