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A heavily pollinated Hoverfly

I love to photograph the various insects in my perennial gardens. This hoverfly has a lot of pollen all over him. He is sitting on white yarrow flowers.

TAGS: Hoverfly, Indiana, Insect, Pollen, United States

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Lafayette, Indiana, United States of America
Member since 2014
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© Lea Foster.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2015
Total Views: 23
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 9, 2016, 3:15 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T5i
Focal Length: 100mm
Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: f4.5
ISO: ISO200
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