When Insects or Spiders Moult (Molt)
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Here's an interesting challenge for you. Show us examples of insects or spiders, (or other arthropods) in the act of moulting, OR their abandoned and cast-off exoskeletons, or outer skins. Macro and close-up shots welcome. If the insect or spider is in the act of moulting, it should be outside in its natural environment. MAXIMUM SIZE 1,600px.
Saturday, 19th October, 2013 (GMT)
Saturday, 26th October, 2013 – Friday, 1st November, 2013 (GMT)
Saturday, 2nd November, 2013 – Friday, 8th November, 2013 (GMT)
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A rather large Cicada (around 70mm long) - many were hatching on the same evening.
|Submitted:||Sunday, 27th October, 2013 04:16 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Monday, 19th October, 2009|
|Focal length:||180 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/60 sec|
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