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Glow Worm Red Light | by Dom Greves
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Glow Worm Red Light

Glow worm female (Lampyris noctiluca) cleaning antennae. Box Hill, Surrey, UK.

 

Tried illuminating this one with a red-filtered LED torch so as not to spook her, and she was kind enough to extend her head from beneath the carapace.

 

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Taken on July 22, 2012