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Sympetrum striolatum

Observed: 11th October 2011 By: jginieisjginieis’s reputation in Invertebratesjginieis’s reputation in Invertebratesjginieis’s reputation in Invertebrates
8975 Sympetrum strialatum striés ♂_dxo_004-cor
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chrisbrooks's picture

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Hi Jean, what a superb close up image but to assist in confirming your ID, do you have and can you upload a further full subject image ?

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Sorry Chris, I thing it is

Sorry Chris, I thing it is Sympetrum striatum. Ok I send you some images on this specie

Martincito's picture

Splendid photo! How did you

Splendid photo! How did you achieve such detail?

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I use a Nikon 300s with macro

I use a Nikon 300s with macro 105 plus rings.

Martincito's picture

Very nice! I though the image

Very nice! I though the image was the result of some sort of Focus Stacking.

RoyW's picture

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From what I can see, I would tend to agree with the posted identification of S. vulgatum rather than S. striolatum - but I agree that it is difficult to be certain from this single image (the 'moustaches' are there, but they are far from prominent).