Madagascar part XXXII
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bladesofgrass
Registered: Dec 15, 2009
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Spider Assassin (Archaeidae):



More can be read about these fascinating spiders here: http://pbertner.wordpress.com/spider-assassins-archaeidae/

Crab spider:



Leaf mantid (Hyalomantis sp.):



Bright-eyed frog (Boophis sp.) with damaged eye:





Flatid hopper:



Leaf-tailed gecko (Uroplatus sikorae):



Banana slug:



Translucent green huntsman:



Thanks for looking and commenting,
happy holidays,
Paul



bladesofgrass
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Julian Nell
Registered: Feb 14, 2012
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Fantastic images and subjects.

Julian



denis55
Registered: Jan 11, 2012
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great collection and shots paul.
happy holidays.



LordV
Registered: Jan 02, 2006
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Lovely series
Brian V.



bladesofgrass
Registered: Dec 15, 2009
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Thanks for the comments guys, always appreciated!



Statitica
Registered: Dec 29, 2009
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Great stuff as always Paul. Always know I'm in for a treat when I open your threads



bladesofgrass
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Thanks for the kind words Statitica, glad that you enjoyed them. Happy holidays!



lunareye
Registered: Feb 18, 2010
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these are really amazing pics! I especially like the eye of the leaf-tailed gecko.



kmunroe
Registered: Feb 02, 2010
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a very nice set Paul



Tom Hicks
Registered: Feb 16, 2003
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Paul you have put together quite the series , and have enjoyed them all. what most of use would give to be able to shoot the images you have .

Tom



bladesofgrass
Registered: Dec 15, 2009
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Thanks guys!
-I look forward to seeing your restored photos Tom!

Happy new year all.



ardvorak
Registered: Jan 05, 2005
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Great set! Love the banana slug's pose.



sozypozy
Registered: Jan 02, 2013
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Your pictures have great detail and very awesome focus. They show that you have a very steady focus. I love the textures too



bladesofgrass
Registered: Dec 15, 2009
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Thanks Ardvorak and sozypozy for the comments, they're always appreciated!



Chris Schlaf
Registered: Feb 10, 2004
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Very interesting critters.Nice work



bladesofgrass
Registered: Dec 15, 2009
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Thanks Chris!