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The Insect Gallery

A selection of images. Click to enlarge.

Studio photo shots: Alex Ramsay

Real-life insects photos: Roger Key

The Insects (scroll down for NEW BUTTERFLY ADDITIONS!)

Sexton burying beetle
Violet ground beetle
Minotaur dung beetle
7 Spot ladybird
Stag beetle
Ring of 7 ladybirds
7 ladybirds in conference
2 spot ladybird
14 spot ladybird
Larch ladybird
Pine ladybird
7 spot ladybird
22 spot ladybird
2 spot & Pine ladybirds
Larch & 22 spot ladybirds
7 spot ladybird larva
Orange ladybird
Orange & 14 spot ladybirds
Racing ladybirds
Swarm of ladybirds
Worker honeybee
Buff tailed bumblebee
Honeybees chatting
Red tailed bumblebee
Pair of queens
Queen honeybee
Meet the Queen
Red Mason Bee
Osmia Rufa
Red Mason bee
Male and female Hairy Footed Flower Bees
Marmalade hoverfly
Common wasp
Comma Butterfly
Nettle dependent
Comma with caterpillar
Peacock butterfly
Peacock with caterpillar
Red Admiral
Red admiral with caterpillar
Small tortoiseshell butterfly
Small tortoiseshell with caterpillar
Wood white butterfly
Elephant hawkmoth
Male and female Common Blue (she is predominately brown!)
Female Holly Blue
Large Blue
Speckled Wood
Speckled Wood
Meadow Brown and Gatekeeper
Small Copper
Butterfly Display Arch
Painted Lady
Speckled Wood, Small Copper and Brimstone
Hawthorn shieldbug
Rufus shouldered longhorn beetle also known as Hawthorn beetle


LUDLOW Green Fair
Bug Farm St Davids Pembrokeshire
Somerfest TAUNTON
Hellens Hereford Wildlife Trust
Hellens Garden Fest Hereford Wildlife Trust
LUDLOW Green Fair
Somerfest TAUNTON
Spring Greens
Court of Noke
Wildlife Fair Bishops Castle
Compton Verney Meadow festival

LUDLOW Green Fair

Meet the Hedge
Meet the Hedge
Meet the Hedge
Ludlow birds
The Mammals

Hawthorn Wildlife Web at Worthen Primary school Shropshire

Hawthorn at
Worthen Primary School
Worthen birds
Worthen Hawthorn Tree
Worthen Award
Worthen Fox and Mouse
Worthen Shieldbug
Worthen woodmouse
Worthen web creatures
Worthen Yellowhammer
Worthen Songthrush

The Insects at work

Ladybird day at the Curlew Centre
Minsterley Primary school
Minsterley Spothunt
Minsterley ladybirds
Pine & Larch at Minsterley
Minsterley 14 spot
Minsterley 7 spots
Minsterley Burying beetles
Eyed ladybird
Misterley found a real one
Stiperstones bees
Stiperstones Primary school
Worthen ladybirds
Worthen bees
Longden bees

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