Chlorops hypostigma

Chlorops hypostigma

Description

Title:
Chlorops hypostigma
Caption / Description:

A Chlorops hypostigma fly rests on a plant.

Chlorops hypostigma is a member of the Chloropidae family of flies. These flies are usually small with a shiny appearance due to a lack of hairs. Most species are coloured yellow and black or green and black, and feed on plants. Some species are known pests of cereal crops.

Tags / Keywords:
  • Biota
  • Life
  • Vitae
  • Eukaryota
  • Animalia
  • Animals
  • Arthropoda
  • Arthropods
  • Insecta
  • Insects
  • Diptera
  • Flies
  • Chlorops hypostigma
  • Chloropidae
  • Grass flies
  • Frit flies
  • Chlorops

Admin

Date Original Photo Taken:
Original File Name:
_DSC5595.NEF
Event:
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Date this image added/last updated on website:
Original File Dimensions:
3581px x 2592px
File Type:
JPEG
Color Mode:
Original Image Color Profile:
Adobe RGB (1998)

Location

Location Created:
Sublocation:
City:
Market Harborough
Province/State:
Leicestershire
Country:
United Kingdom
World Region:
Europe
Geo-location:

Rights

Copyright Status:
Copyrighted
Licensing Status:
Rights Managed
Available for Editorial Use:
Yes
Available for Commercial Use:
Yes
Copyright Notice:
© 2008 Dave Kennard

Camera Data

Date Digital Resource was created:
Shutter speed:
1200 s
Aperture:
Camera Model:
Nikon D200
ISO:
100
Exposure Compensation:
0
Focal Length:
Focal Length (35mm equiv.):
Metering Mode:
Center-weighted average
Flash:
Fired, Return not detected
Exposure Mode:
Manual
White Balance:
Manual
Light Source:
Cloudy
Exposure Program:
Manual

Additional shooting metadata

Lens:
Miranda 24mm F2.8 MC Macro
Filters used:
Additional Optics used:
  • Nikon BR-2A
Setup:
Flash: Wimberley F-2 Macro Bracket

Post Processing

Image Modified:
Software used:
  • Adobe Camera RAW
Post Processing:

Cropped in ACR to remove aphid from top left of image