Zenfolio | Photography by Dan Quinn | 4/12/2015 Flowers, Dew, and Beefly near Escobar Gate | Filaree (Erodium spp.)
Taken 12-Apr-15
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Photo Info

Dimensions2693 x 2693
Original file size1.6 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken12-Apr-15 09:29
Date modified14-Sep-15 14:49
Shooting Conditions

Camera modelNIKON D5000
Focal length105 mm
Focal length (35mm)157 mm
Max lens aperturef/3.6
Exposure1/250 at f/16
FlashNot fired
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Aperture priority
ISO speedISO 400
Metering modePattern
Digital zoom1x
Filaree (Erodium spp.)

Filaree (Erodium spp.)

An invasive plant can be beautiful. Though the plant does have a red stem, the flower looks to me more like long-beaked filaree (E. botrys) than redstem filaree (E. cicutarium). Alice knows! Please leave a comment if you know the ID! Harvester ants (Messor andrei) walk beneath...