Source: Flowers and insects: an ancient alliance
Take a photograph of a flower, examine it closely – or enlarge it on a computer screen – and you will invariably find an insect lurking somewhere in the picture. … Continue Reading Flowers and insects: an ancient alliance
Source: Butterfly Pavilion at Artis Zoo Next time you visit a butterfly house and watch them feeding on some lovely fresh fruit, think of them forcing it down and wishing … Continue Reading Butterfly Pavilion at Artis Zoo
The Butterfly Pavilion in Amsterdam’s Artis Zoo is one of the best butterfly houses I have seen. There are a wide range of butterfly species flying around in the large … Continue Reading Butterfly Pavilion at Artis Zoo
Source: Little beggars! Turnstones waiting in a car park in Scarborough for some scraps!
Turnstones (Arenaria interpres) are a common sight all around the harbour, during the winter, in Scarborough. Many of them have been fitted with coloured leg rings and flags (PVC) which … Continue Reading Little beggars!