Little Fly


Photo Information
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Diptera
Suborder: Brachycera
Subsection: Calyptratae
Superfamily: Oestroidea
Family: Tachinidae

Tachinidae is a large and rather variable family of true flies within the insect order Diptera, with more than 8,200 known species and many more to be discovered. There are over 1300 species in North America. Insects in this family are commonly called tachina flies or simply tachinids. As far as is known, they all are Protelean parasitoids, or occasionally parasites, of Arthropoda.
06/08/2013 - 14:41Pentaxfriend
CategoryWildlife / Nature
Shutter Speed1/100
Aperturef/16
LensN/A
ISO200
Focal Length90mm
Views/Likes37/0

leep

Link Posted 06/08/2013 - 15:26
Sharp with great colour contrast
And interesting, thanks.
Last Edited by leep on 06/08/2013 - 15:27

Teaka53

Link Posted 06/08/2013 - 15:51
It stands out so well against the yellow
Malc

pauljay

Link Posted 06/08/2013 - 16:08
Love the contrast!
Paul.

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Mac

Link Posted 06/08/2013 - 17:20
Great macro shot and thanks for the research!
Mac from Montreal

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GIULIO57

Link Posted 06/08/2013 - 20:00
As above: Really a Good fine-art work
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kilmas2

Link Posted 06/08/2013 - 21:59
Excellent Macro
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