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Predatory bush cricket waiting the pray

An adult female predatory bush cricket (Saga pedo) is waiting its prey in a mediterranean habitat. This is one of the biggest and rarest insects of Europe. Its conservation status is threatened (Vulnerable in the IUCN red list).

TAGS: Italy, Predator, Wildlife

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Milan, Italy
Member since 2014
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© Matteo Riccardo Di Nicola.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2013
Total Views: 25
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 4, 2014, 5:25 a.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D300
Focal Length: 10mm
Shutter Speed: 1/250
Aperture: f16
ISO: ISO320
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