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Violet Carpenter Bee (Xylocopa violacea).
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It is one of the largest bees in Europe and Asia.
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Submitted: Wednesday, 15th June, 2016 21:11 (GMT)
Taken: Monday, 12th October, 2015
Focal length: 250 mm
Shutter speed: 1/1600 sec
Aperture: F10
ISO: 3200
Notes: Cropping and minimal enhancements.
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