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Author 'Charlemagne' (Id 239269 ) : Do you know the most beautiful Beetles males ? This beautiful insect is deemed to fairly common in summer at the edge of water courses in France. Although he exposes himself to the top of the plant and its color attracts the eye, it is quite small, about 5 millimeters, and its occurrence is relatively fleeting in the season.
This is The Hoplie blue (Hoplia coerulea or Hoplia caerulea) a beetle of the family scarabaeidae and the genus Hoplia.
As seen on the picture, the male, colour metallic blue, something like turquoise, the color of which would be veiled by a thin dust of silver'. Its shell seems so 'precious' that it has sometimes been used in jewelry, for example mounted as a brooch... it's shame !!!
A particularity fun : our beetle blue square at the top of stems or flowers, and there it raises its hind legs to release of volatile molecules of pheromones that attract the females...



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EXIF : Brand: Nikon | Camera: Nikon D700 | Objectif: Sigma 105mm F/2.8 DG Macro EX
Aperture: f/9.0 | Exposure time: 1/320 s | ISO: 320 | Focal: 105 mm (eq. 105 mm)| Metering: Multi-segment (5)
Prog. expo.: Priorité ouverture (2) | Correction: -0.3 EV | Flash: Non (0) | Date: 12/06/2016 13:38:53
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> Author Charlemagne [G] [P] [C] [F] >Reply Feb 17, 2018
Yes, it's true, I've taken cropped. But the biotope is also important. I you will another ! Thank you for your comment.
 
> Perronnet Catherine [G] [P] [C] [F] >Reply Feb 17, 2018
No, I didn't know this pretty insect to the beautiful color rare. For the framing I agree with Daniel.
 
> Labrume [G] [P] [C] [F] >Reply Feb 17, 2018
A little color in the gray of winter, it's good for the eyes and morally.
 
> D.marsim [G] [P] [C] [F] >Reply Feb 17, 2018
Very beautiful this small scarab-blue, which contrasts well on this orange flower For my part, I would crop the image with the flower in the bottom left corner
 
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