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Carabus lineatus Carabus (Chrysocarabus) lineatus ssp. lateralis Chevrolat, 1840<br />
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f/5.6 1/200s 50mm 12mm extension, cropped Carabus lineatus,arthopoda,beetles,biodiversity,carabidae,carabinae,carabini,insecta,insects,summer Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

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  1. Insanely great shot! Glorious detail and the lighting is absolutely fabulous. Tell us your secrets! Posted 3 years ago
    1. Thanks, Ferdy! And I love the natural lightning too* I realize now that I've somehow missed the base layer on PS, exif info is missing. Natural :) settings were: f/5.6 1/200s 50mm 12mm extension, cropped. Sorry for late reply, thanks a lot* Posted 3 years ago
  2. I echo Ferdy - absolutely stunning photo! Posted 3 years ago
    1. Thanks so much, Christine! Posted 3 years ago
  3. Friggin' EXCELLENT! :o))
    Should be Carabus (Chrysocarabus) lineatus ssp. lateralis Chevrolat, 1840
    Posted 3 years ago
    1. Thanks a lot Arp, info updated! Cheers* Posted 3 years ago
  4. Superb Coleoptera presentation and utterly beautiful. Posted 3 years ago
    1. Thanks so much, Ruth for your appreciation! Posted 3 years ago
  5. From today's Facebook post:

    Here’s a stunning beetle to brighten your day! Carabus lineatus is a nocturnal, predatory ground beetle in the family Carabidae. There are more than 40,000 species in the family Carabidae, which makes it one of the most species-rich animal families on Earth! {Spotted in Portugal by JungleDragon moderator, Rui Félix} #JungleDragon #Carabidae #beetle #Carabuslineatus #Carabus
    Posted 3 years ago
    1. Thanks so much for this promotion, Christine. Very grateful, Cheers! Posted 3 years ago
      1. You're welcome! Posted 3 years ago
  6. Great specimen and photo Felix. Posted 3 years ago
    1. Thanks so much, Paul! Posted 3 years ago
  7. Today's Facebook post:

    Happy New Year! To say that 2020 was a challenging year would be an understatement. But, it was not without beauty or inspiration. During 2020, the JungleDragon community uploaded more than 17,000 photos and over 3,700 new species to the website!

    Thank you to all of our members and supporters for your passion, dedication to nature and photography, and encouragement! You make JungleDragon special, and we appreciate you!

    We are excited to continue sharing, inspiring, and learning about nature together with you in 2021! We wish you all the best for the upcoming year!!

    Here are ten of the most popular photos shared on JungleDragon during 2020! Enjoy!! {See photos for credits} #JungleDragon #Nature #2020

    Posted 2 years ago
    1. Thanks so much, Christine! Happy new year* Posted 2 years ago
      1. You're welcome Rui! Happy New Year to you as well! Posted 2 years ago

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''Carabus lineatus'' is a species of beetle in the family Carabidae that can be found in France, Portugal, and Spain. The species is black in colour with grey wings and legs.

Similar species: Beetles
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