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Emperor Moth, phalena pavonia and a White fruit Bramble branch, rubus fruticosa.
Iliades agenor and Parides oeneas.
Clouded Yellow Butterfly, female, underside, a variety of, caterpillar and chrysalis (1-6) and the Pale Clouded Yellow Butterfly, female and caterpillar. (7-9).
Small Tortoiseshell Butterfly, underside, caterpillar and chrysalis (1-4) and the Comma Butterfly underside, caterpillar and chrysalis. (5-8).
Cynthia juliana, Anaartia amalthea and Junonia orthosia butterflies.
Locusts (Gryllus): G. foliaceus, Acrydium, G bipunctatus, G fabulatus, G. opacus. Engraved by John Pass.
Spilosoma acrea and Arctia Oculatissima. With chrysalis and caterpillar.
Bees: Large shaggy (1. Panurgus Banksianus), Long horned (2. Eucera longicornis), and Potter flower (3. Anthophora retusa).
Damselflies: Scarce blue tail Ischnura pumilio and and common blue tail Ischnura elegans
Olive shade Moth, spynx tilliae and a small leaved lime tree branch, tiliae europaea.
Pieris nigrina from Australia.
Papilio Harrisianus from Brazil, two views. Named after Moses Harris.
Peacock Butterfly, underside, caterpillar and chrysalis (1-4) and the Camberwell Beauty Butterfly, underside and caterpillar. (5-7).
Yellow under-wing White Butterfly; Pieris (Melete) Limnobia from Rio de Janeiro.
Dragonflies: Mooland Hawker dragonfly Aeschna juncea. Male and female.
Ctenophora flabellata Asilus crabroniformis, laphria gigas, mallephore infernnalis and Midas giganteus with segment details.
Brimstone Butterfly, papilia rhamn and a Buckthorn branch, rhamnus catharticus.
Grasshopper, Locust and Lucifer bug:Truxalis miniata, Acridium moetum and Tetrix lucifer with segment details.
Marsh Ringlet Butterfly, underside (1-3), Small Heath Butterfly underside, caterpillar (4-5) and the White Admiral Butterfly underside, caterpillar and chrysalis. (6-9).
Brazilian Swallow-tail Butterfly with caterpillar: Protesilaus Leilus.
Callidryas Eubule andTerias Mexicana.
Insects (Entymology): Orders of Linneas. The Coleopterous male 1, femaile 2, Hemipterous male 3, female 4, with egs and larvae, Lepidopterous 5, 6, eggs 7-9, Neuropterous male 10, female 11, Hymenopterous male12 female 13, Dipterous male 14 , female 15 Apterous female 16, male 17, Engraved by John Pass.
Golden ringed Dragonfly, Cordulegaster annulatus. Male and female.
On the White-thorn Tree and the Gooseberry bush with chrysalis and moths.
Privet Hawk Moth, phynx ligustrtri populi and a Privet branch, ligustrum vulgare.
Bees: Humble bee (Bumblebee): Bombus terrestris.
Killima huttoni, Neptis nicomedes and Thaleropus ionia.
Bees: Orange tailed Bumblebee (Bombus lapidarius) and a Cander Bumblebee (Bombus muscorium).
Great Morman Butterfly with caterpillar: Papilio Memnon from India.
Arpidea Chorinaea. Butterfly with Caterpiller and Crysalis.
Moth, phalaena monacha and the Apple Tree, pyrus malus.
Caterpillars on the Woody Nightshade and the Larkspur with chrysalises, flies and moths.
Locusts (Gryllus): G.bisasciatus, G bimaculatus, G granulatus, G leucostictos, G. griseus, G binotatus and Acheta. Engraved by John Pass.
Madagascan Sunset Moth: Urania Riphaeus.
Bumblebees: Ruderal (1. Bombus Harrisellus), Northern European (2. Bombus Lapponicus), Knapweed caper (3. Bombus sylvarum) and European honeybee (4. Apis mellifica)
Caterpillars on an Oak Tree and another on the Wild Rose with chrysalises and moths.
Peacock Pansy, Wood Nymph, Colour Sergeant, and the Cardinal butterfly: Junonia almana, Ideopsis juventa, Limenitis Jadera and Argynnnis Pandora.
Large Blue Butterfly, female, underside (1-3) and the Chalkhill Blue Butterfly underside, caterpillar and chrysalis. (5-8).
Earwig; Madiera roach and Praying Mantis; Foricula biguttata, Blatta maderae, Mantis oratoria with segment details.