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Stream Mayfly
Lens: SMC Pentax-D FA 100mm f2.8 Macro WR Camera: Pentax K-3 Photo Location: Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu Québec, CANADA, ISO: 200 Shutter Speed: 1/80s Aperture: F16 
Posted By: Weevil, 08-08-2022, 06:20 AM

Éphémère de ruisseau photographiée sur un cadre de porte. / Stream Mayfly captured on a door frame.

No Flash... Hence the nice reflection!

Note: species incerta / Uncertain species

According to iNaturalist it's pretty sure that the species is:

Maccaffertium modestum
Fam. Heptageniidae
Order Ephemeroptera

Heptagénie modeste / Modest Flat-Headed Mayfly [Maccaffertium modestum] sp. inc., Fam. Heptageniidae


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08-08-2022, 08:44 AM   #2
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How about I just call it a Mayfly. It looks like it would be a good fly fishing bait. Nice detailed capture. Thanks for posting.
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Excellent very interesting shot. The detail is amazing.
08-08-2022, 03:50 PM   #4
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The exquisite nature of this "portrait" requires a very special name!
Really a great shot with very well controlled focusing and light metering.


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