golden eyes


11 December 1971, Belgium
Solidarity – Insects: Green tiger beetle / Cicindela campestris
design: Marc Séverin / JMalvaux

You cannot guess its size from this stamp – it is 1.2-1.5 cm when adult and that means these golden eyes are not easy to find. Even in that size, you are in pain if it bites you! Well, in fact it has a bit of a nasty face!