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Sunset at the canals in Venice, California
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Eye of the Puffin
A big smile from a stranger
A shark approaches as children watch
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Butterflies Go Free at the Montreal Botanical Garden
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Atlantic Puffin Portrait
Vicious sicillian flower monster
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The beginning of fall.
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The Trail of The Stars
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dark day at the ocean
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Vicious sicillian flower monster

When visiting the ‘Valley of the Temples’ on a warm summers day in Sicily, I was looking out some wildlife and came across this amazing insect. It was so large that at first glance I thought it was a mouse or rat, as it skittered across the floor, but to my amazement it was a beautiful, but vicious looking, entomological monster.

TAGS: Bee, Flower, Italy, Sicily, Wasp

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© Jamie Bojko.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2016
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 24, 2017, 8:22 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Agrigento, Italy