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Orange and Black


Orange and Black
: Moz Wik (Mozwik) (78)
: Animals
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: 2018-06-03
: Insects
: Nikon D300, Sigma 105mm F2.8 DG EX Macro
Exposure: f/4, 1/320
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: 2018-06-03 10:00
: 304
: 4
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A great orange and black insect I managed to snap before it moved on. I have no idea on the species of this fella so any help in identifying will be greatly appreciated.

Taken with a shaky monopod and a 2x extension so DoF a bit shallow. He had taken off before I could adjust the settings.

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To meyerd: SawflyMozwik 1 06-06 13:25
To euroblinkie: Response Orange and BlackMozwik 1 06-04 09:18

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hallo Moz
very nice picture with good details and lovely colours

Family of the Tenthredinidae

Hi Mozwik,
you got a very well captured Athalia rosae (L.) here, a small Sawfly. Tenthredinids are difficult to ID, I check with https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Species_of_Tenthredinidae. Thanks for participating on TN.
Best regards, Dietrich

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