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Galápagos Acacia (Acacia rorudiana)

This looks almost like a different species, as the thorns are longer, and the new growth is red opposed to light green on the other photo. I don’t remember if I shot the same tree or not, but perhaps the red is due to direct exposure to the sun, while the other is in dappled […]

Galapagos Acacia (Acacia rorudiana)

One of several subscpecies of Acacia on Galapagos. Aperture: ƒ/14 Camera: NIKON D700 Taken: 2 December, 2011 16:10 Focal length: 150mm ISO: 1250 Shutter speed: 1/200 s