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Sweet Chestnut fruit, erizos de castaño

Castanea sativa


The spiny cupules contain 2-5 nuts although they are not ripe in the picture. The male catkin flowers can also be seen.


Deciduous forest


Camera Model: NIKON D300. Exposure Time: 1/32 sec.; f/60; ISO Speed Rating: 800. Exposure Bias: 0 EV. Focal Length: 90.0 mm. Flash fired

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Pantón, Galicia, Spain

Spotted on Aug 13, 2013
Submitted on Oct 31, 2013

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