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Panasonic
Model
DMC-FZ38
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10/600 second
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F/4.4
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86 mm
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400
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Apr 29, 2010, 6:00:26 PM
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Isabelle, adult male - 4 by J-Y-M Isabelle, adult male - 4 by J-Y-M
Actias [Graellsia] isabellae (Saturnidae), adult male.
Mythic and wonderful species.
It lives only in some stations of French Alps and Spain mountains. Protected by law.
Breeding specimen, ex ova. (orig. France),
29/04/2010
Caterpillar: [link] [link] [link]
Pupa and cocoon: [link] [link]
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glunac Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2012   General Artist
It's beautiful!!! Love that color of green & the markings on this one.
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J-Y-M Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Yes, it's a wonderful species. :-)
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barcon53 Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2011
Beautiful!
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:iconj-y-m:
J-Y-M Featured By Owner Mar 28, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you :-)
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:iconbarcon53:
barcon53 Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2011
You're welcome!
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shortfingerzzz Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2010
I've never seen a pattern like this!!! O.o
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buildingclimber Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2010
Amazing color.
There are so many unique varieties of these beautiful creatures I would love to be able to photograph all of them.
well seen.
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:iconj-y-m:
J-Y-M Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2010  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you!
And thanks for the :+fav: :-)
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:iconbuildingclimber:
buildingclimber Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2010
you are welcome :)
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perubirder Featured By Owner Jul 30, 2010
Quite a beauty :nod:
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