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Largus californicus, face off

Both insects belong to largus californicus (bordered plant bugs), but one is an adult and the other a nymph. The two faced off on Moro Rock at sunset, dancing around and pushing each other.

TAGS: Bug, California, Insect, Sunset, United States, Wildlife

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Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America
Member since 2016
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© Janessa Mulepati.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2016
Total Views: 45
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 28, 2016, 2:22 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL SL1
Focal Length: 250mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f7.1
ISO: ISO800
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PHOTO LOCATION Sequoia National Park, California, United States of America