Recent invert macros!

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  1. richoman_3

    richoman_3 Very Well-Known Member

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    just a few of my better recent invert shots, because you all love bugs (a bit too much!)
    enjoy!...


    Eucyrtops sp.

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    Eucyrtops by Nick Volpe, on Flickr

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    IMG_0860 by Nick Volpe, on Flickr



    rhodomantis sp

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    Rhodomantis sp. by Nick Volpe, on Flickr



    recently moulted urodacus armatus

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    Recently moulted Urodacus armatus by Nick Volpe, on Flickr



    Cercophonius squama with babies

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    Cercophonius squama babies by Nick Volpe, on Flickr



    Lychas variatus with babies

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    Lychas variatus, with babies by Nick Volpe, on Flickr



    Stanwellia nebulosa on eggs

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    Stanwellia nebulosa on eggsack by Nick Volpe, on Flickr



    Psaltoda sp., cicada undergoing metamorphosis

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    Cicada evolution! (Psaltoda sp.) by Nick Volpe, on Flickr
     
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    andynic07 Very Well-Known Member

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    Great bunch of shots mate, especially love the cicada emerging out of the shell.
     
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    Tht cicada pic is really great.


     
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    Love the cicada shot nice work !!!
     
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    richoman_3 Very Well-Known Member

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    Thanks yous, yeah i didnt mind the cicada shot when i took it haha
     
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    Nice as always, good to see some members from inverts on here, will make it easier to settle in.
     
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    Epic shots Nick! Live the bubby scorps!
     
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    richoman_3 Very Well-Known Member

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    Thanks all!
     
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    Awesome pics mate. What setup are you using if you don't mind me asking
     
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    Incredible shots! Seriously nice work.
     
  11. Bluetongue1

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    Great pics. The cicada looks like Psaltoda harrisii. A shame they darken up so much from what you can see there. Technically, the nymph already underwent metamorphosis and it is now moulting to reveal the adult form.

    Blue
     
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    richoman_3 Very Well-Known Member

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    Thanks all,

    THanks bluetongue, im thinking it is a Psaltoda moerens, found in vic (murray river)

    i use a canon 60D with a f2.8 100mm macro lens, with 2 canon 430EXII speedlites on either side on a bracket
     
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