Dorytomus // Dorytomus sp. D. tremulae Size: 5 mm


Pinchers // Some large (22 mm) tropical ant species...


Myrmarachne // Male Ant-mimicking jumping spider, Myrmarachne formicaria, Salticidae Size: 6 mm


Loxocera // Female rust fly: Loxocera fulviventris, Psilidae (ID cred: mossnisse (diptera.info)) Size: 10 mm

Myrmarachne formicaria

Myrmarachne formicaria // ant-mimicking jumping spider Size: 6 mm;

Dewy Earwig

Dewy Earwig Forficula sp. 16 mm // Early morning stack showing the head and thorax of an earwig.

Platystomus albinus

Platystomus albinus // Anthribidae Size: 7 mm This is the most common fungus weevil in Sweden. They are not true weevils (Curculionidae) but belong to the same superfamily (Curculionoidea).

Flesh eater

Flesh eater // Skin beetle larva, Dermestes maculatus Size: 8 mm


Timberman // A male Timberman, Acanthocinus aedilis

Wet damsel

Wet damsel

Aegomorphus clavipes

Aegomorphus clavipes, Cerambycidae

Burnished Brass

Burnished Brass // Diachrysia chrysitis Size: 15 mm / Early morning stack of this moth on a Field Scabious flower (Knautia arvensis)

Noble Chafer

Noble Chafer // Gnorimus nobilis, Scarabaediae; Size: 17 mm / A closer view of the Noble Chafer on wild chervil flowers (Anthirscus sylvestris).



04 Jun 2012 13:57:00