Insects and spiders

'If we and the rest of the back-boned animals were to disappear overnight, the rest of the world would get on pretty well. But if the invertebrates were to disappear, the world's ecosystems would collapse.’ Sir David Attenborough

A crab spider (Withycombe 2017)

Crab spiders can change their body colour to white, yellow or green to match their background. More...

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Gallery

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elephant hawkmoth caterpillar Sept 2019.
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Bedstraw hawk moth caterpillar
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Long Hoverfly  (Sphaerophoria scripta) f
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Clouded Yellow at Orcombe Point  section
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Common darter  dragonfly (Sympetrum stri
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Hairy footed flower bee male
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Violet Oil Beetle ( Meloe violaceus)
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Tree bumblebee 19.02.2019
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Buff tailed bumblebee
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Red tailed bumblebee
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Jumping spider (Salticidae )  genus unkn
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Pholcidae    cellar  spider with egg sac
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Elephant Hawk moth
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Elephant hawk moth caterpillar
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Cockchafer
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Hoverfly (Helophilus pendulus)   female
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Green Veined Whites mating Dennesdene Farm May 17th 2018
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Speckled-Wood,-Dennesdene-Farm
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Silver y moth Withycombe
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Volucella zonaria
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Common carder on yellow archangel
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Common red soldier beetle
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Speckled Wood on bindweed flower
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Small Copper on thistle detail
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