Ecuadorian cloud forest by night

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pbertner
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Ecuadorian cloud forest by night

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Cryptic caterpillar:

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Mating stick insects:

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Moulting harvestman:

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Fulgorid hopper:

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Parasitic wasp (Pelecinidae):

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Beetle grub infected with cordyceps fungus:

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Rainfrog (Pristimantis sp.) with mosquito:

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Iridescent purple tarantula (Pamphobeteus insignis):

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Post by grgh »

Very nice, especially like the last image Iridescent purple tarantula (Pamphobeteus insignis)
lovely shot good light capture.
used to do astronomy.
and photography.
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Thanks, much appreciated!

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Very nice. Where is this?

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Thanks Lou, these are from Mindo.

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I love the interest added by the mosquito .. and it's full of blood too .. sometimes it's not the picture .. it's the situation that is fascinating.
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