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Macro shot of a snail parasitic blowfly
Order Diptera Family Calliphoridae Subfamily Ameniinae
Camera used: Fujifilm Finepix HS10 & Raynox DCR-250 macro lens
Settings: ISO 100, 48 mm, f/5.6, 1/30 sec, flash not fired
500+ views as of March 2012
Featured in It’s in the Detail in April 2011Featured in Closeups in Nature in Feb 2011Featured in Extra-Ordinary Photography in Jan 2011Featured in Insects, Bugs and Creepy Crawlies in Jan 2011
fly, macro, closeup, blowfly, diptera, calliphoridae, ameniinae, snail parasitic blowfly, raynox
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Wow gorgeos capture, impressive macro!!!
Thanks Shienna, the rear view is also on the way, if you are interested! :o)
I think this might be Subfamily Ameniinae, the Snail Parasite Blowfly. The intense yellow face and the white markings give it away. Here’s a Nice shots
Thanks for the correction Trevor, I will update the description!
Sorry that should have been here’s a link
Lovely Shot !@!
Thank you Paulette!
That’s a crazy-cool view of a fly! Awesome work!
Many thanks Emilie!
I liked this so much… Guess what?CONGRATULATIONS
Fabulous, thank you so much Gabbie!
Love those colours.
Thank you, glad you liked it!
CONGRATULATIONS on your wonderful feature, STUNNING work and well deserved
Many thanks Andrea!
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