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Variable Wisp Female Ovipositing, 25/08/2012

Variable Wisp Female Ovipositing, 25/08/2012

Postby kctsang » Tue Sep 04, 2012 10:33 pm

Caught this female Agriocnemis femina laying her eggs by cutting a slit into the grass stem underwater, this cutting is done by an ovipositing blade
which is very sharp.

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Nikon1 V1, Nikkor 105 mm macro lens
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