Visitors 13
Modified 17-Jul-11
Created 17-Jul-11
49 photos

Closeups from day and night hikes near Manu, on the Madre de Dios River in the Peruvian Amazon. Ants and butterflies during the day. At night, it is easy to find spiders, frogs, and other creatures with a flashlight held close to the eye.
"Velvet Ant"Ants gathering a sweet secretion at the base of a leaf.1106JungleUpClose03_DJQ4548Stag Beetle1106JungleUpClose05_DJQ46261106JungleUpClose06_DJQ46291106JungleUpClose07_DJQ46411106JungleUpClose08_DJQ46601106JungleUpClose09_DJQ46751106JungleUpClose10_DJQ54851106JungleUpClose11_DJQ54881106JungleUpClose12_DJQ5472Cosius (Candlestick Flower)1106JungleUpClose14_DJQ56541106JungleUpClose15_DJQ56171106JungleUpClose16_DSC83231106JungleUpClose17_DJQ57021106JungleUpClose18_DJQ47811106JungleUpClose19_DJQ57481106JungleUpClose20_DSC8341