Small Wild Animals

Challenge #22 in the Prime Subjects of Photography series. Hosted by Mark Scott Abeln.
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Submit a photograph of a small wild animal. This may be a frog, insect, spider, mouse, squirrel, snake, or other small animal. I will have an upcoming challenge for birds, so no bird photos at this time, please.
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Dung Beetle
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Taken in Kruger National Park. The beetle pushes its ball of elephant dung (coveredin grit here) with its back legs. therefore its head is down near the ground.
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Submitted: Thursday, 20th October, 2011 11:02 (GMT)
Taken: Tuesday, 29th March, 2011
Focal length: 100 mm
Shutter speed: 1/640 sec
Aperture: F5.7
ISO: 400
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