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Spices
A sneak peek
shades
Weekend Swim
Gale
Daybreak
Pond
Tourists at the Campidoglio
Creek
Aqueduct of the Appio Claudio
Pine looper
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Shadow
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the tree trunk
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Pine looper

Macro shot ( 1.6x magnification ) of a pine looper caterpillar hanging onto a leaf by strands of silk. “Caterpillars make their cocoons from strands of silk that they produce from glands near their mouths. This Caterpillar is black with a pattern of fine parallel pale yellow lines, a thin orange dorsal stripe,and a yellow band along each side. Its head capsule and anal segment are blue-green speckled with black.”

TAGS: Australia, Macro

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Ashwood , Australia
Member since 2018
Photo Information
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© Peter Virag.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2018
Total Views: 16
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Sept. 20, 2018, 3:42 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 80D
Focal Length: 100mm
Shutter Speed: 1/250
Aperture: f16
ISO: ISO100
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