Sunday, August 29, 2010

August makes the bugs photogenicBrown-and-yellow Flower Beetle (Pachnoda sinuata)

Brown-and-yellow Flower Beetle
(Pachnoda sinuata)

Not sure if its the bugs being more placid or if its the heat, getting out into the reed beds at 5.00 in the morning helps when the bugs are just waking up to the light,
here are some bugs in macro I have been trying to get a close up of for 2 years.


  1. That's an interesting butterfly. I've looked around online, and unfortunately I can't identify it. There is a book about the butterflies of Egypt which you could try.