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Thorn bug

Umbonia crassicornis


This is the first picture of a series that shows the little bugs coming out and then getting to mature insects. It happened at my backyard in a Mimosa tree.

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MehmetKaraca 4 years ago

renkler büyüleyici

Maria dB
Maria dB 4 years ago

Congratulations on your SOTD - what a marvelous part of your two-month observations!

Congratulations Daniel-CR!

Daniel-CR 4 years ago

Thank you, friends, all credits go to mother nature, my only work was making 'click' =) . Because this happened at home I made a whole series of the insects borning and then of the nymphs molting into mature insects. It all took 2 months and I hope to share a couple of the more representative pictures in the coming weeks.

Thanks for the attention and comments, PN rules =)

sunnyjosef 4 years ago

Congrats Daniel... Great spotting..

Paul Davis
Paul Davis 4 years ago

Fabulous bug and image .

LizPotgieter 4 years ago

wow awesome capture, well done :)

VivBraznell 4 years ago

Lucky you to see this beauty so close to home. Congratulations on the SOTD!

Amazing spotting!

Diaz José Miguel
Diaz José Miguel 4 years ago

Excelente! felicitaciones, muy buenos colores! estamos en plena temporada además!

Truly beautiful!

Yasser 4 years ago

Daniel, wow! This beautiful bug has been chosen as Spotting of the Day. What a gorgeous little creature! Congratulations on the honor and thank you so much for sharing the beauty of Costa Rica with us.


Amazing find Daniel,great photo,congrats and thanks for sharing

Deepti S
Deepti S 4 years ago

Awesome spotting!

Cartago, Costa Rica

Lat: 9.84, Long: -83.88

Spotted on Dec 8, 2014
Submitted on Dec 8, 2014

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