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Tiger Beetle (Cicindelinae)?

Tiger Beetle (Cicindelinae)?
Jordan, Wadi Rum, May 2009

Thanks all for the nice comments and the favourites, very much appreciated!

Maria Zarębska, TKJ1966, Lorenzo Kjell Salmonson, Hans van Dongen and 15 other people have particularly liked this photo


23 comments - The latest ones
William Sutherland
William Sutherland
Outstanding capture and detail!

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2 years ago.
Rambonp
Rambonp
Superb !!!!!!!!!!!
2 years ago.
Thérèse
Thérèse
Ah non, je peux pas t'aider. Une espèce de bestiole qu'on aurait peur de l'avoir sur la peau je pense!! Bonne macro
2 years ago.
HappySnapper
HappySnapper
Sorry can't help with the ID. Good close up Peter.
2 years ago.
Roger (Grisly)
Roger (Grisly)
Nice capture Peter but no help from me I am afraid.
2 years ago.
Zsuzsa
Zsuzsa
Great photo
2 years ago.
Larry Drummond
Larry Drummond
Very sharp detail indeed!
2 years ago.
Dave Linscheid
Dave Linscheid
I don't know its name, but I do appreciate the excellent macro work!
2 years ago.
Pam J
Pam J
Excellent macro Peter.

I did some searching but I couldnt match this spikey fellow !

My Dad was in Jordan in 1965 and travelled through the Wadi Rum

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2 years ago. Edited 2 years ago.
koaxial
koaxial
... don't know this kind of beetles, Peter. But it seems to dig deep into the sand. Well taken!
2 years ago.
Peter Van Der Houwen
Peter Van Der Houwen
Thanks all for the nice comments and the favourites, very much appreciated!
2 years ago.
Monica Meeneghan
Monica Meeneghan
Great macro detail, peter.
2 years ago.
Peter Van Der Houwen has replied to Monica Meeneghan
Thanks Monica, also for the favourite.
2 years ago.
Malik Raoulda
Malik Raoulda
Admirable rendering.
2 years ago.
Peter Van Der Houwen has replied to Malik Raoulda
Thanks Malik, also for the favourite.
2 years ago.
Philippe_28
Philippe_28
Bien adapté à son milieu
2 years ago.
Peter Van Der Houwen has replied to Philippe_28
Thanks Biron.
2 years ago.
Esther
Esther
Wonderful detail.
2 years ago.
Peter Van Der Houwen has replied to Esther
Thank you Esther.
2 years ago.
Tess Mc Kenna
Tess Mc Kenna
Outstanding shot of this Tiger Beetle. Well done Peter Regards Tess
2 years ago.
Peter Van Der Houwen has replied to Tess Mc Kenna
Thanks Tessa.
2 years ago.
Ken Dies
Ken Dies
Great macro of this beetle.
2 years ago.
Peter Van Der Houwen
Peter Van Der Houwen
Thanks Ken.
2 years ago.