TIRPOR - The Irrational Pursuit Of Reason

Andrew Cockburn photography


Myathropa florea profile

This specimen is "aged windowsill quality". You can see the compound eye gradually discolouring. The body hair is clumped because I had to wet clean it to remove a lot of dust and debris. I'm still looking for the ideal insect hair conditioner :)

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