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Built for speed by Lycosa-Jones Built for speed by Lycosa-Jones
A Grey Tiger Beetle - one of the fastest running insects in the world (2.5 m/s). This one just paused long enough for the snap.
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Mallophora Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Amazing shot!! What is the Cicindelinae ID? :D
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bennystalebread Featured By Owner Sep 30, 2009
2.5 miles a second?! blimmin eck! that IS fast! :P

cracking shot.
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Shuriken22 Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2008   Photographer
Very nice. :)
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Pagan-Terrorist Featured By Owner Jan 20, 2008
Ahaha. Beautiful animal. :)
Great shot!
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the-mish Featured By Owner Jan 20, 2008
fantastic shot of a fantastic beetle :D pity the picture isn't bigger :( i'd like to see the details...
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ebony66136 Featured By Owner Jan 20, 2008
Lovely crisp shot of a beautiful beetle.
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OK-Photography Featured By Owner Jan 17, 2008  Hobbyist Photographer
heyy!know this one...think i've seen some documentary about those on TV...^^
would be intresting to get a shot of it running....2.5m/s would bring some nice BLUR into the pic...=p
nice shot!;)
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EdgarAllanMcKafka Featured By Owner Jan 17, 2008
Ahhh, nice catch! They run so fast, well done :)
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Esteloth Featured By Owner Jan 16, 2008
Woah! That's such a cool looking little creature!
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DrakeValdor Featured By Owner Jan 16, 2008
thats an awsome shot. Nice info to be added, as well. well done!
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