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Curculionidae sp.

Curculionidae sp.
Photo Information
Copyright: Ozgur Kocak (Ozgur70) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 211 W: 11 N: 280] (4568)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2010-05-05
Categories: Insects
Camera: Canon 450D
Exposure: f/5.0, 1/200 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2013-02-24 23:41
Viewed: 2248
Points: 22
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Curculionidae, weevil.
There is more than 60.000 species in the world.
This is a big one from Turkey. Any comment welcome about its ID.
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Hello Ozgur.
Nice perch of this weevil. Love the pleasing green tone captured in beautiful sharpness and details.

Hello Ozgur
Fine photo with good detail, light and background. Good setting for the beetle.
It is a member of the genus Lixus.
regards yiannis

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  • hsn6a Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 160 W: 0 N: 435] (8652)
  • [2013-02-25 3:47]

Merhaba Özgür Bey,
Yiannis'e katılıyorum,bu bir Lixus türü,zor bir cins,uzman görüşü olması gerekli,selamlar.

Ciao Ozgur, great macro of beautiful beetle, fine details, splendid sharpness and wonderful natural colors, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio

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  • nagraj Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1618 W: 106 N: 3208] (15166)
  • [2013-02-25 6:06]

Beautiful weevil on right perch..lovely greens and good contrast. tfs.

Hello Ozgur
a great macro with good detail and prefect colour.
best wishes,

Hello Ozgur,
This is new for me(I've captured a different coloured weevil),and you captured with an excellent details and lovely natural colours.
Best regards,

hallo Ozgur
great shot with good details and beautiful colours
nice composition to
thanks greeting lou


Hallo Ozgur
This is a great macro with striking details that is very pleasant to look at. The light in the image is great and I also like the colour of the backdrop, point of view and composition. Thanks for sharing. Best regards.

Hello Ozgur,
skilfully composed presentation showing that unusual weevil in a lively pose in perfect details, well set off from a neutral distant beackground, well lighted in pleasantly transparent colours
With thanks, and best regards,

A possible ID: Lixus scolopax (Boheman, 1835)

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