Copyright: Per Hoffmann Olsen

Chrysomela (Chrysomela) populi (Linnaeus, 1758)

Category: Chrysomelinae

I found an article about "Beetle Moms" and i remembered that i took almost identical images in Austria of a Chrysomelinae Species with the same protective behavior.

Read the article here: http://insider.si.edu/2013/09/beetle-moms-show-clear-signs-of-maternal-instincts-and-care/

  • English:
  • German/Austrian: Pappelblattkäfer
  • Danish: Poppelbladbillen
  • Image: 1920x1080
  • Location: Austria, Niederösterreich, Ober-Danegg
  • Date: 23/08/2009
  • Copyright: Per Hoffmann Olsen
  • Camera: Canon EOS 30D
  • Lens: Sigma 150mm APO Macro

 

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