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Ghost of Future Summers | Photinus pyralis A ghost of everyone&#039;s summer dreams,<br />
 a firefly waits out the last traces of winter.<br />
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 Common eastern firefly,Photinus,Photinus pyralis,beetle,big dipper,bioluminescence,dusk,eastern firefly,energy,evening,field,firefly,glowworm,grass,insect,invertebrate,lawn,leaf,light,lightning bug Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

    comments (5)

  1. Amazing, could be from a sci-fi movie. Promoted. Posted 7 years ago
    1. Thanks Ferdy! Posted 7 years ago
  2. beauty Posted 7 years ago
  3. I really love this shot. It's amazing. I've looked at it several times and am impressed more each time i see it. Fantastic Photography! Posted 7 years ago
    1. Thanks Danny! Posted 7 years ago

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''Photinus pyralis'', known by the common names common eastern firefly and big dipper firefly, is the most common species of firefly in North America. This organism is sometimes incorrectly classified as ''Photuris pyralis'', which likely results from mistaking the similar sounding genus ''Photuris''.

Similar species: Beetles
Species identified by Rick Lieder
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Uploaded Apr 14, 2014.