Four-spotted Babia Leaf Beetle

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Four-spotted Babia Leaf Beetle

Michelle Alton May 22, 2009

Howard, this is an utterly amazing example of wildlife capture at its best!
Awesome...truly! #1131162

Carol L. Fowler May 22, 2009

Talk about timing! This isn't something you see every day! #7548077

Rosemary Buffoni May 27, 2009

What a fantastic capture...excellent work!
Ro #7567090

Elizabeth A. Marker level-classic August 23, 2009

WOW !! What an outstanding macro!! #7879774

Dianna Murphy June 23, 2010

Now that's amazing! #8713026

Val Feldman level-deluxe June 24, 2010

Incredible capture!! #8714569

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Scientific name: Babia quadriguttata
Seen here depositing egg case on the leaf..F/18, .3 seconds, ISO 400, Sigma 150mm + Kenko 36 and 20mm ext tubes with ringflash. About 1/2 the size of the common ladybug.

Uploaded on May 21, 2009

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