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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

    comments (13)

  1. Insanely great shot! Glorious detail and the lighting is absolutely fabulous. Tell us your secrets! Posted 6 months 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 6 months ago
  2. I echo Ferdy - absolutely stunning photo! Posted 6 months ago
    1. Thanks so much, Christine! Posted 6 months ago
  3. Friggin' EXCELLENT! :o))
    Should be Carabus (Chrysocarabus) lineatus ssp. lateralis Chevrolat, 1840
    Posted 6 months ago
    1. Thanks a lot Arp, info updated! Cheers* Posted 6 months ago
  4. Superb Coleoptera presentation and utterly beautiful. Posted 6 months ago
    1. Thanks so much, Ruth for your appreciation! Posted 6 months 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 6 months ago
    1. Thanks so much for this promotion, Christine. Very grateful, Cheers! Posted 6 months ago
      1. You're welcome! Posted 6 months ago
  6. Great specimen and photo Felix. Posted 4 months ago
    1. Thanks so much, Paul! Posted 4 months 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
Species identified by RMFelix
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