Ambush bug and others

Discussion in 'Macro, Flowers, Insects, and Greenery' started by jryoung1947, Aug 6, 2008.

  1. Fun find this guy is pretty nice can you find the two others?

    2738908187_a0f132cc94_b.jpg

    Phymatidae family, genus Phymata There are some fun Entomologists that help me out on Flickr.

    Camera: Nikon D700
    Exposure: 0.005 sec (1/200)
    Aperture: f/11
    Focal Length: 60 mm
    ISO Speed: 450
    Exposure Bias: 0/6 EV
     
  2. Ambush bugs are some weird, tiny little bugs, aren't they? I see a fly and what looks like an inchworm.

    I haven't found the entomologists on flickr. I tend to use bugguide.net.

    When I first found ambush bugs, they were the ones to tell me what they were.

    Here are a couple of mine:

    (click either image to see a larger version with EXIF data)
    29074722.jpg

    http://www.pbase.com/duncanc/image/60787956
    [​IMG]