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.
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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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I am not sure, but it appears to be the exoskeleton of a Cicada.
|Submitted:||Saturday, 26th October, 2013 00:27 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Thursday, 20th August, 2009|
|Focal length:||5.6 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/100 sec|
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