|Copyright: laurens van der Linde (euroblinkie)
|Date Taken: 2018-09-20|
|Exposure: f/20.0, 1/60 seconds|
|More Photo Info: [view]|
|Photo Version: Original Version, Workshop|
|Date Submitted: 2018-10-16 8:36|
|[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note|
Red palm weevil-male
hello i found 2 on this big weevil on the terras of the house in Lefkada on a beautiful palm
This weevil lays eggs in to the palm and the larve eat the inside of the palm and the palm go's death
iHAVE MORE IN MY WORKSHOP you can see the female
the female have a small nose and the male have on the top a thick nose
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- [2018-10-16 9:59]
Beautiful bug, nice colors and interesting details such as these antennas.
Excellent colors and details.
- [2018-10-17 1:46]
Hi Lou,great post about this weevil that i never seen in my life. The view from above is fantastic,very very sharp,and i like the 2 WS with the open wings,a very difficult moment to take,but not for you as i can see! Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano
A perfect macro in every respect, Laurens.
You deserve congratulations for this top class image.
- [2018-10-19 12:29]
A beautiful photo of this beautiful and terrible palm tree destroyer!
It is a precious beetle.
Thank you for sharing it.