A pair of male Hoplia coerulea-beetles fighting.Spain.This picture will be published in the february 2013 issue of National Geographic Magazine(NL/B).
beetles, males, hoplia coerulea, spain, pubication, national geographic magazine, february, jimmy hoffman
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I’m a dutch artist and nature-photographer(especially macro)currently based in N-Spain.
Fantastic macro Jimmy !
– jimmy hoffman
Amazing work !
Such a colorful battle:>) Great shot! Congratulations on your feature in Insects, Bugs and Creepy Crawlies – FAVE:>)
I liked this so much… Guess what?CONGRATULATIONS………… Johan
Thanks Johan!This pic has just been published in the february 2013 issue of National Geographic Magazine(NL/B).Of course I´m very proud because it´s my second publication in NG Magazine.Groet,Jim
that is a strong fight. real nice picture and a great composition. those bugs are beautiful ;)
It´s my favourite spanish beetle.:)Thanks,Jim
Great shot!!! Fav.