PICTURE INDEX - INVERTEBRATES

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In the interests of accuracy, the majority of the references below show the scientific rather than the anglicised version first. The exceptions are groups in which all species are better known by the English name, namely butterflies and moths, ladybirds, grasshoppers and crickets, and shieldbugs.

Silver-spotted Skippers (Hesperia comma) taking nectar from Teasel

  • Acrosathe annulata (stiletto fly) Coast
  • Adonis Blue (Lysandra bellargus) Downland
  • Aelurillus v-insignitus (spider) Heathland
  • Agelena labyrinthica (spider) Woodland
  • Agenioideus cinctellus (spider-hunting wasp) Coast
  • Agrillus biguttatus (beetle) Garden
  • Agrillus sulcicollis (beetle) Garden
  • Alder Leaf Beetle (Agelastica alni) Woodland
  • Alder Sawfly (Eriocampa ovata) Woodland
  • Alder Spittlebug (Aphrophora alni) Garden
  • Allantus truncatus (sawfly) Woodland
  • Alydus calcaratus (bug) Heathland
  • Amaurobius fenestratus (Lace-webbed spider) Garden
  • Amblyteles armatorius (parasitic wasp) Woodland
  • Ammophila pubescens (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Ammophila sabulosa (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Ampedus balteatus (click beetle) Woodland
  • Ampedus cinnabarinus (click beetle) Woodland
  • Ampedus elongantulus (click beetle) Garden
  • Ampedus sanguinolentus (click beetle) Woodland
  • Amphimallon solstitialis (Summer Chafer) Garden
  • Anasimya contracta (hoverfly) Wetlands
  • Ancistrocerus gazella (solitary wasp) Woodland
  • Ancistrocerus nigricornis (solitary wasp) Garden
  • Ancistrocerus parietinus (solitary wasp) Woodland
  • Ancistrocerus scoticus (solitary wasp) Coast
  • Ancistrocerus trifasciatus (solitary wasp) Garden
  • Andrena argentata (bee) Heathland
  • Andrena barbilabris (bee) Heathland
  • Andrena bicolor (bee) Heathland
  • Andrena bimaculata (bee) Heathland
  • Andrena cineraria (bee) Woodland
  • Andrena clarkella (bee) Heathland
  • Andrena dorsata (bee) Woodland
  • Andrena ferox (bee) Heathland
  • Andrena flavipes (bee) Heathland
  • Andrena florea (bee) Heathland
  • Andrena fulva (bee) Garden
  • Andrena fulvago (bee) Heathland
  • Andrena haemorrhoa (bee) Woodland
  • Andrena hattorfiana (bee) Downland
  • Andrena humilis (bee) Heathland
  • Andrena labialis (bee) Woodland
  • Andrena labiata (bee) Garden
  • Andrena marginata (bee) Downland
  • Andrena nigroaenea (bee) Heathland
  • Andrena nigroaenea (bee) Garden
  • Andrena nitida (bee) Garden
  • Andrena rosae (bee) Downland
  • Andrena synadelpha (bee) Woodland
  • Andrena tibialis (bee) Heathland
  • Andrena trimmerana (bee) Heathland
  • Andrena vaga (bee) Coast
  • Andrena wilkella (bee) Heathland
  • Aneugmenus coronatus (sawfly) Woodland
  • Anoplius infuscatus (spider-hunting wasp) Heathland
  • Anoplius nigerrimus (spider-hunting wasp) Heathland
  • Anoplius viaticus (spider-hunting wasp) Heathland
  • Anthidium manicatum (bee) Garden
  • Anthocomus fasciatus (beetle) Garden
  • Anthophora bimaculata (bee) Coast
  • Anthophora furcata (bee) Garden
  • Anthophora plumipes (bee) Garden
  • Anthrenus fuscus (beetle) Garden
  • Aphanus rolandri (bug) Woodland
  • Aporus unicolor (spider-hunting wasp) Downland
  • Apple-leaf Skeletonizer (Choreutis pariana) Garden
  • Arachnospila anceps (spider-hunting wasp) Heathland
  • Arachnospila minutula (spider-hunting wasp) Woodland
  • Arachnospila spissa (spider-hunting wasp) Woodland
  • Arachnospila trivialis (spider-hunting wasp) Heathland
  • Araneus diadematus (Cross Spider) Downland
  • Argogorytes mystaceus (solitary wasp) Woodland
  • Asilus crabroniformis (Hornet Robber-fly) Heathland
  • Astata boops (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Athous haemorrhoidalis (beetle) Woodland
  • Auplopus carbonarius (spider-hunting wasp) Heathland
  • Baccha elongata (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Banded Agrion (Calopteryx splendens) Wetlands
  • Beautiful Demoiselle (Calopteryx virgo) Wetlands
  • Berberis Sawfly (Arge berberidis) Woodland
  • Beris chalybata (soldierfly) Garden
  • Beris morrisii (soldierfly) Garden
  • Beris vallata (soldierfly) Garden
  • Bibio marci (St Mark's-fly) Woodland
  • Black and Yellow Longhorn Beetle (Strangalia maculata) Garden
  • Black Arches (Lymantria monacha) Garden
  • Black Darter (Sympetrum danae) Wetlands
  • Black Longhorn Beetle (Stictoleptura scutellata) Woodland
  • Black-spotted Longhorn Beetle (Rhagio mordax) Woodland
  • Black-striped Longhorn beetle (Stenurella melanura) Garden
  • Black-tailed Skimmer (Orthetrum cancellatum) Wetlands
  • Bloody-nosed beetle (Timarcha tenebricosa) Downland
  • Blue Shieldbug (Zicrona caerulea) Downland
  • Blue-tailed Damselfly (Ischnura elegans) Wetlands
  • Bog Bush-cricket (Metrioptera brachyptera) Heathland
  • Bolitobius cingulatus (beetle) Heathland
  • Bombus hortorum (Garden Bumblebee) Garden
  • Bombus humilis (Brown-banded Carder Bee) Coast
  • Bombus hypnorum (Tree Bumblebee) Garden
  • Bombus jonellus (Heath Bumblebee) Heathland
  • Bombus lapidarius (Red-tailed Bumblebee) Woodland
  • Bombus lucorum (White-tailed Bumblebee) Garden
  • Bombus muscorum (Moss Carder Bee) Coast
  • Bombus pascuorum (Common Carder Bee) Woodland
  • Bombus pratorum (Early Bumblebee) Woodland
  • Bombus ruderarius (Red-shanked Carder Bee) Coast
  • Bombus ruderatus (Large Garden Bumblebee) Coast
  • Bombus rupestris (cuckoo bumblebee) Woodland
  • Bombus subterraneus (Short-haired Bumblebee) Coast
  • Bombus sylvarum (Shrill Carder Bee) Coast
  • Bombus terrestris (Buff-tailed Bumblebee) Garden
  • Bombus vestalis (cuckoo bumblebee) Garden
  • Bombylius major (bee-fly) Woodland
  • Box Bug (Gonocerus acuteangulatus) Garden
  • Brachypalpoides lentus (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Brachypalpus laphriformis (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Bramble Sawfly (Arge cyanocrocea) Woodland
  • Brimstone (Gonepteryx rhamni) Garden
  • Broad-bodied Chaser (Libellula depressa) Wetlands
  • Broad-bordered Bee Hawkmoth (Hemaris fuciformis) Woodland
  • Broad Centurion (Chloromyia formosa) Woodland
  • Bronze Shieldbug (Troilus luridus) Woodland
  • Brown Argus (Plebeius agestis) Downland
  • Brown Hairstreak (Thecla betulae) Woodland
  • Brown Hawker (Aeshna grandis) Wetlands
  • Bruchidius villosus (beetle) Garden
  • Buff Tip (Phalera bucephala) Garden
  • Cacoxenus indagator (parasitic fly) Garden
  • Caddis Fly Wetlands
  • Calathus melanocephalus (beetle) Garden
  • Caliadurgus fasciatellus (spider-hunting wasp) Heathland
  • Callicera aurata (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Canary-shouldered Thorn (Ennomos alniaria) Garden
  • Cantharis rustica (Soldier beetle) Woodland
  • Carabus violaceus (Violet Ground beetle) Garden
  • Centroptilum luteolum (Mayfly) Wetlands
  • Cepaea nemoralis (Brown-lipped Snail) Garden
  • Ceratina cyanea (Blue Carpenter bee) Downland
  • Cerceris arenaria (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Cerceris quinquefasciata (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Cerceris ruficornis (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Cerceris rybyensis (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Ceropales maculata (spider-hunting wasp) Coast
  • Chalkhill Blue (Lysandra coridon) Downland
  • Cheilosia caerulescens (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Cheilosia illustrata (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Cheilosia scutellata (hoverfly) Garden
  • Chelostoma campanularum (bee) Garden
  • Chelostoma florisomne (bee) Woodland
  • Chequered Skipper (Carterocephalus palaemon) Woodland
  • Cherry Gall Woodland
  • Chetostoma curvinerve (picture-winged fly) Woodland
  • Choerades marginatus (robberfly) Garden
  • Chloromyia formosa (soldierfly) Garden
  • Chorisops nagatomii (soldierfly) Garden
  • Chrysis fulgida (cuckoo Wasp) Woodland
  • Chrysis gracillima (cuckoo Wasp) Woodland
  • Chrysis ignita (cuckoo Wasp) Woodland
  • Chrysis illigeri (cuckoo Wasp) Heathland
  • Chrysis viridula (cuckoo Wasp) Heathland
  • Chrysogaster solstitialis (hoverfly) Garden
  • Chrysomela populi (beetle) Woodland
  • Chrysopilus asiliformis (snipefly) Garden
  • Chrysopilus cristatus (snipefly) Wetlands
  • Chrysops caecutiens (horsefly) Garden
  • Chrysops relictus (horsefly) Garden
  • Chrysotoxum bicinctum (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Chrysotoxum cautum (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Chrysotoxum festivum (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Chrysura radians (cuckoo Wasp) Garden
  • Cicindela campestris (Green Tiger beetle) Heathland
  • Cicindela germanica (Cliff Tiger Beetle) Coast
  • Cicindela maritima (Dune Tiger beetle) Coast
  • Cicindela sylvatica (Heath Tiger beetle) Heathland
  • Cinnabar Moth (Tyria jacobaeae) Woodland
  • Clouded Yellow (Colias croceus) Downland
  • Clytus arietis (Wasp beetle) Woodland
  • Coelioxys conoidea (cuckoo bee) Coast
  • Coelioxys elongata (cuckoo bee) Garden
  • Coelioxys inermis (cuckoo bee) Garden
  • Coelioxys rufescens (cuckoo bee) Garden
  • Colletes fodiens (bee) Coast
  • Colletes hederae (bee) Heathland
  • Colletes similis (bee) Heathland
  • Colletes succinctus (bee) Heathland
  • Comma (Polygonia c-album) Woodland
  • Common Awl-fly (Xylophagus ater) Garden
  • Common Blue (Polyommatus icarus) Downland
  • Common Carpet Moth (Epirrhoe alternata) Garden
  • Common Darter (Sympetrum striolatum) Garden
  • Common Grammoptera (Grammoptera ruficornis) Garden
  • Conops ceriaeformis (parasitic fly) Woodland
  • Conops quadrifasciatus (parasitic fly) Woodland
  • Coremacera marginata (snail-killing fly) Woodland
  • Corizus hyoscyami (shieldbug) Garden
  • Crabro peltarius (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Crabro scutellatus (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Cream-spotted Ladybird (Calvia quatuordecimguttata) Garden
  • Cream-streaked Ladybird (Harmonia quadripunctata) Garden
  • Criorhina floccosa (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Criorhina ranunculi (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Crossocerus annulipes (solitary wasp) Garden
  • Crossocerus binotatus (solitary wasp) Woodland
  • Crossocerus cetratus (solitary wasp) Woodland
  • Crossocerus congener (solitary wasp) Woodland
  • Crossocerus distinguendus (solitary wasp) Garden
  • Crossocerus megacephalus (solitary wasp) Garden
  • Crossocerus ovalis (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Crossocerus palmipes (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Crossocerus podagricus (solitary wasp) Woodland
  • Crossocerus quadrimaculatus (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Crossocerus tarsatus (solitary wasp) Garden
  • Crossocerus varus (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Cryptocheilus notatus (spider-hunting wasp) Heathland
  • Ctenichneumon panzeri (parasitic wasp) Woodland
  • Ctenophora flaveolata (crane-fly) Garden
  • Ctenophora pectinicornis (crane-fly) Garden
  • Culex pipiens (Common Gnat) Wetlands
  • Currant Clearwing Moth (Synanthedon tipuliformis) Garden
  • Dark Bush-cricket (Pholidoptera griseoaptera) Downland
  • Dark Green Fritillary (Argynnis aglaja) Downland
  • Dasypoda hirtipes (bee) Coast
  • Dasysyrphus tricinctus (hoverfly) Garden
  • Dexiosoma caninum (parasitic fly) Woodland
  • Didea fasciata (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Didineis lunicornis (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Dingy Skipper (Erynnis tages) Downland
  • Dioctria atricapilla (robberfly) Garden
  • Dioctria baumhaueri (robberfly) Garden
  • Dioctria cothurnata Garden
  • Dioctria rufipes (robberfly) Garden
  • Diodontus insidosus (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Diodontus minutus (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Diodontus tristis (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Dipogon subintermedius (spider-hunting wasp) Garden
  • Dipogon variegatus (spider-hunting wasp) Heathland
  • Dock Bug (Coreus marginatus) Woodland
  • Dolichomitus imperator (parasitic wasp) Woodland
  • Dolichovespula media (Median Wasp) Garden
  • Dolichovespula saxonica (Saxon Wasp) Garden
  • Dolichovespula sylvestris (Social Wasp) Garden
  • Dolomedes fimbriatus (Raft Spider) Wetlands
  • Dot Moth (Melanchra persicariae) Garden
  • Downlooker Snipefly (Rhagio scolopaceus) Garden
  • Downy Emerald (Cordulia aenea) Coast
  • Dryinus collaris (solitary wasp) Garden
  • Dryudella pinguis (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Duke of Burgundy (Hamearis lucina) Downland
  • Dune Chafer (Anomala dubia) Coast
  • Dusky Cockroach (Ectobius lapponicus) Garden
  • Dysdera crocata (spider) Garden
  • Ectemnius cavifrons (solitary wasp) Garden
  • Ectemnius cephalotes (solitary wasp) Garden
  • Ectemnius continuus (solitary wasp) Garden
  • Ectemnius dives (solitary wasp) Woodland
  • Ectemnius lituratus (solitary wasp) Woodland
  • Ectemnius rubicola (solitary wasp) Woodland
  • Elephant Hawk-moth (Deilephila elpenor) Garden
  • Emerald Damselfly (Lestes sponsa) Wetlands
  • Emperor Dragonfly (Anax imperator) Wetlands
  • Emperor Moth (Saturnia pavonia) Heathland
  • Empis tessellata (Dance-Fly) Woodland
  • Ensign fly (Sepsis sp) Woodland
  • Entomognathus brevis (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Epeolus cruciger (cuckoo bee) Heathland
  • Epeolus variegatus (cuckoo bee) Coast
  • Ephemera danica (Mayfly) Wetlands
  • Ephialtes manifestator (parasitic wasp) Woodland
  • Epistrophe eligans (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Episyron rufipes (spider-hunting wasp) Coast
  • Eriothrix rufomaculata (parasitic fly) Woodland
  • Eristalinus sepulchralis (hoverfly) Wetlands
  • Eristalis intricarius (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Eristalis pertinax (hoverfly) Garden
  • Eucera longicornis (Long-horned bee) Woodland
  • Eumenes coarctatus (Potter wasp) Coast
  • Euodynerus quadrifasciatus (solitary wasp) Coast
  • Eupachygaster tarsalis (soldierfly) Garden
  • Eupeodes luniger (hoverfly) Garden
  • Eustalomyia festiva (parasitic fly) Garden
  • Eustalomyia hilaris (parasitic fly) Woodland
  • Eutolmus rufibarbis (robberfly) Heathland
  • Eutrombidium sp (Red Velvet Mite) Garden
  • Evagetes crassicornis (spider-hunting wasp) Heathland
  • Evagetes dubius (spider-hunting wasp) Heathland
  • Eyed Ladybird (Anatis ocellata) Garden
  • Fairy-ring Longhorn Beetle (Pseudovadonia livida) Woodland
  • False Ladybird (Endomychus coccineus) Garden
  • Fannia lustrator (fly) Woodland
  • Ferdinandea cuprea (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Field Grasshopper (Chorthippus brunneus) Downland
  • Five-spot Ladybird (Coccinella quinquepunctata) Wetlands
  • Forest Bug (Pentatoma rufipes) Woodland
  • Forget-me-not Shieldbug (Sehirus luctuosus) Garden
  • Formica rufa (Southern Wood Ant) Heathland
  • Four-banded Longhorn Beetle (Leptura quadrifasciata) Woodland
  • Four-spotted Chaser (Libellula quadrimaculata) Wetlands
  • Fourteen-spot Ladybird (Propylea quatordecimpunctata) Garden
  • Garden Chafer (Phylloertha horticola) Garden
  • Gasteruption assectator (Parasite) Woodland
  • Gasteruption jaculator (Parasite) Woodland
  • Gelis sp (parasitic wasp) Woodland
  • Geotrupes stercorarius (Dor beetle) Woodland
  • Gerris lacustris (Pond Skater) Garden
  • Gillmeria pallidactyla (plume moth) Garden
  • Glanville Fritillary (Melitaea cinxia) Coast
  • Glow-Worm (Lampyris noctiluca) Coast
  • Gnophomyia viridipennis (crane-fly) Woodland
  • Golden-bloomed Grey Longhorn Beetle (Agapanthia villosoviridescens) Woodland
  • Gonioctena decemnotata (beetle) Woodland
  • Gorse Shieldbug (Piezodorus lituratus) Heathland
  • Gorytes laticinctus (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Grayling Butterfly (Hipparchia semele) Heathland
  • Greater Thorn-tipped Longhorn Beetle (Pogonocherus hispidulus) Woodland
  • Green Carpet (Colostygia pectinataria) Garden
  • Green Hairstreak (Callophrys rubi) Woodland
  • Grizzled Skipper (Pyrgus malvae) Downland
  • Ground Lackey Moth (Malocosoma castrensis) Coast
  • Gymnomerus laevipes (solitary wasp) Woodland
  • Gymnosoma rotundatum (parasitic fly) Heathland
  • Haematopota grandis (horsefly) Garden
  • Haematopota pluvialis (horsefly) Garden
  • Hairy Dragonfly (Brachytron pratense) Wetlands
  • Halictus confusus (bee) Heathland
  • Halictus rubicundus (bee) Woodland
  • Haplophilus subterraneus (Centipede) Woodland
  • Harlequin Ladybird (Harmonia axyridis succinea) Garden
  • Harpactus tumidus (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Hawthorn Shieldbug (Acanthosoma haemorroidhale) Garden
  • Hazelnut Weevil (Curculio nucum) Woodland
  • Hazel Sawfly (Croesus septentrionalis) Woodland
  • Heather Ladybird (Chilocorus bipustulatus) Garden
  • Heath Fritillary (Melitaea athalia) Woodland
  • Hedobia imperialis (beetle) Garden
  • Hedychridium ardens (cuckoo Wasp) Heathland
  • Hedychridium coriaceum (cuckoo Wasp) Heathland
  • Hedychridium roseum (cuckoo Wasp) Heathland
  • Hedychrum nobile (cuckoo Wasp) Heathland
  • Helix aspersa (Garden Snail) Garden
  • Helix pomatia (Roman Snail) Downland
  • Helophilus pendulus (hoverfly) Wetlands
  • Helophilus trivittatus (hoverfly) Coast
  • Heriades truncorum (bee) Garden
  • Heteropelma amictum (parasitic wasp) Woodland
  • High Brown Fritillary (Argynnis adippe) Woodland
  • Himacerus mirmicoides (Ant Damsel Bug) Woodland
  • Holly Blue (Celastrina argiolus) Garden
  • Hoplitis claviventris (bee) Downland
  • Horse-chestnut Leaf-miner Moth (Cameraria ohridella) Garden
  • Hydrometra stagnorum (Water Measurer) Garden
  • Hylaeus brevicornis (bee) Woodland
  • Hylaeus communis (bee) Garden
  • Hylaeus cornutus (bee) Downland
  • Hylaeus dilatatus (bee) Garden
  • Hylaeus hyalinatus (bee) Garden
  • Hylaeus incongruus (bee) Heathland
  • Hylaeus pectoralis (bee) Wetlands
  • Hylaeus pictipes (bee) Woodland
  • Hylaeus signatus (bee) Downland
  • Iassus lanio (leafhopper) Garden
  • Ichneumon sarcitorius (parasitic wasp) Woodland
  • Ichneumon stramentarius (parasitic wasp) Woodland
  • Ichneumon suspiciosus (parasitic wasp) Woodland
  • Ichneumon xanthorius (parasitic wasp) Woodland
  • Ischnomera cyanea (beetle) Garden
  • Ischnus inquisitorius (parasitic wasp) Woodland
  • Issus coleoptratus (planthopper) Garden
  • Judolia cerambyciformis (longhorn beetle) Garden
  • Juniper Shieldbug (Cyphostethus tristriatus) Woodland
  • Keeled Skimmer (Orthetrum coerulescens) Coast
  • Kibunea minuta (click beetle) Garden
  • Kleidocerys resedae (bug) Garden
  • Large Red Damselfly (Pyrrhosoma nymphula) Garden
  • Lasioglossum calceatum (bee) Woodland
  • Lasioglossum fulvicorne (bee) Downland
  • Lasioglossum leucozonium (bee) Heathland
  • Lasioglossum minutissimum (bee) Heathland
  • Lasioglossum parvulum (bee) Heathland
  • Lasioglossum prasinum (bee) Heathland
  • Lasioglossum smeathmanellum (bee) Garden
  • Lasiopogon cinctus (robberfly) Heathland
  • Leopoldius signatus (parasitic fly) Woodland
  • Leptarthrus brevirostris (robberfly) Downland
  • Leptogaster cylindrica (robberfly) Garden
  • Lestiphorus bicinctus (solitary wasp) Woodland
  • Leucozona lucorum (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Lime Hawk-moth (Mimas tiliae) Garden
  • Lindenius albilabris (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Lindenius panzeri (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Listrodromus nycthemerus (parasitic wasp) Garden
  • Lithobius fortificatus (Centipede) Woodland
  • Lochmaea crataegi (beetle) Garden
  • Long-winged Conehead (Conocephalus discolor) Downland
  • Lucanus cervus (Stag Beetle) Woodland
  • Lunar Underwing Moth (Omphaloscelis lunosa) Garden
  • Lygocoris pabulinus (Capsid bug) Coast
  • Machimus atricapillus (robberfly) Garden
  • Machimus cingulatus (robberfly) Garden
  • Macropis europaea (bee) Wetlands
  • Malachius bipustulatus (beetle) Garden
  • Marbled White (Melanargia galathea) Downland
  • Marbled Gall (parasitic wasp) Woodland
  • Marpissa muscosa (spider) Garden
  • Marsh Fritillary (Eurodryas aurinia) Downland
  • Meadow Grasshopper (Chorthippus parallelus) Downland
  • Megachile centuncularis (bee) Garden
  • Megachile circumcincta (bee) Coast
  • Megachile leachella (Silvery Leaf-cutter bee) Coast
  • Megachile ligniseca (bee) Garden
  • Megachile maritima (bee) Coast
  • Megachile versicolor (bee) Garden
  • Megachile willughbiella (bee) Garden
  • Megamerina dolium (fly) Woodland
  • Megatoma undata (beetle) Garden
  • Melecta albifrons (cuckoo bee) Garden
  • Meliscaeva cinctella (hoverfly) Garden
  • Melitta haemorrhoidalis (bee) Downland
  • Melitta leporina (bee) Downland
  • Mellinus arvensis (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Melolontha melolontha (Cockchafer) Garden
  • Merodon equestris (hoverfly) Garden
  • Merveille-du-Jour Garden
  • Metoecus paradoxus (beetle) Garden
  • Methocha articulata (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Metopia sp (Satellite Fly) Heathland
  • Microchrysa polita (soldierfly) Garden
  • Microdynerus exilis (solitary wasp) Woodland
  • Micropeza lateralis (stilt-legged fly) Woodland
  • Migrant Hawker (Aeshna mixta) Wetlands
  • Mimesa equestris (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Mimesa lutaria (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Mimesa bruxellensis (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Mimumesa dahlbomi (solitary wasp) Garden
  • Minettia inusta (fly) Woodland
  • Minettia longipennis (fly) Woodland
  • Mintho rufiventris (tachinid fly) Woodland
  • Misumena vatia (crab spider) Woodland
  • Miscophus concolor (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Monosapyga clavicornis (solitary wasp) Woodland
  • Mordellochroa abdominalis (beetle) Garden
  • Mottled Grasshopper (Myrmeleotettix maculatus) Heathland
  • Mutilla europaea (Velvet Ant) Heathland
  • Myathropa florea (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Myopa pellucida (parasitic fly) Heathland
  • Myrmosa atra (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Neoitamus cyanurus (robberfly) Garden
  • Nemophora degeerella (long-horned moth) Garden
  • Neoascia interrupta (hoverfly) Wetlands
  • Neopachygaster meromelas (soldierfly) Garden
  • Net-winged beetle (Platycis minutus) Woodland
  • Neurigona pallida (long-legged fly) Woodland
  • Nomada argentata (cuckoo bee) Downland
  • Nomada baccata (cuckoo bee) Heathland
  • Nomada fabriciana (cuckoo bee) Heathland
  • Nomada flava (cuckoo bee) Woodland
  • Nomada flavoguttata (cuckoo bee) Garden
  • Nomada fucata (cuckoo bee) Heathland
  • Nomada fulvicornis (cuckoo bee) Heathland
  • Nomada goodeniana (cuckoo bee) Garden
  • Nomada guttulata (cuckoo bee) Garden
  • Nomada integra (cuckoo bee) Heathland
  • Nomada lathburiana (cuckoo bee) Woodland
  • Nomada leucophthalma (cuckoo bee) Heathland
  • Nomada marshamella (cuckoo bee) Woodland
  • Nomada panzeri (cuckoo bee) Woodland
  • Nomada ruficornis (cuckoo bee) Woodland
  • Nomada rufipes (cuckoo bee) Heathland
  • Nomada sheppardana (cuckoo bee) Woodland
  • Nomada signata (cuckoo bee) Garden
  • Nomada striata (cuckoo bee) Heathland
  • Notiophilus biguttatus (beetle) Garden
  • Noon Fly (Mesembrina meridiana) Woodland
  • Notonecta glauca (Backswimmer) Garden
  • Nowickia ferox (parasitic fly) Woodland
  • Nuctenea umbratica (spider) Garden
  • Nysson dimidiatus (cuckoo Wasp) Heathland
  • Nysson spinosus (cuckoo Wasp) Woodland
  • Nysson trimaculatus (cuckoo Wasp) Woodland
  • Oak Apple Woodland
  • Oak Bush-cricket (Meconema thalassinum) Garden
  • Oak-roller Weevil (Attelabus nitens) Woodland
  • Odontomytia tigrina (soldierfly) Garden
  • Odynerus melanocephalus (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Odynerus spinipes (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Oedemera nobilis (beetle) Woodland
  • Oncopsis subangulata (bug) Garden
  • Ontholestes murinus (rove beetle) Garden
  • Ophion obscuratus (parasitic wasp) Woodland
  • Opiliones sp (Harvestman) Woodland
  • Orange Footman (Eilema sorocula) Garden
  • Orange Ladybird (Halyzia sedecimguttata) Garden
  • Orange Tip (Anthocharis cardomines) Woodland
  • Orfelia nigricornis (fungus gnat) Woodland
  • Orsillus depressus (bug) Garden
  • Osmia aurulenta (bee) Downland
  • Osmia bicolor (bee) Downland
  • Osmia bicornis (Red Mason bee) Garden
  • Osmia caerulescens (bee) Garden
  • Osmia leaiana (bee) Garden
  • Osmia spinulosa (bee) Downland
  • Otiorhynchus atroapterus (beetle) Coast
  • Oxybelus argentatus (solitary wasp) Coast
  • Oxybelus mandibularis (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Oxybelus uniglumis (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Pachygaster atra (soldierfly) Garden
  • Painted Lady (Cynthia cardui) Garden
  • Pachygaster leachii (soldierfly) Garden
  • Panurgus banksianus (bee) Heathland
  • Panurgus calcaratus (bee) Heathland
  • Paraclusia tigrina (Fly) Woodland
  • Parasitus fucorum (Mite) Woodland
  • Pardosa lugubris (spider) Woodland
  • Parent Bug (Elasmucha grisea) Woodland
  • Passaloecus corniger (solitary wasp) Garden
  • Passaloecus gracilis (solitary wasp) Garden
  • Passaloecus singularis (solitary wasp) Garden
  • Peacock (Inachis io) Woodland
  • Pearl-bordered Fritillary (Boloria Euphrosyne) Woodland
  • Pebble Hook-tip (Drepana falcataria) Garden
  • Pemphredon lugubris (Mournful Wasp) Garden
  • Pemphredon morio (solitary wasp) Garden
  • Pemphredon rugifera (solitary wasp) Woodland
  • Peppered Moth (Biston betularia) Garden
  • Perithous scurra (parasitic wasp) Woodland
  • Phaeostigma notata (Snake Fly) Woodland
  • Phasia hemiptera (parasitic fly) Woodland
  • Philaenus spumarius (Common Froghopper) Woodland
  • Philanthus triangulum (beewolf) Heathland
  • Philnocus albiceps (robberfly) Coast
  • Philonthus laminatus (rove beetle) Garden
  • Pholcus phalangioides (Daddy Long-legs Spider) Garden
  • Pilophorus perplexus (bug) Garden
  • Pimpla instigator (parasitic wasp) Woodland
  • Pine Hawk-moth (Sphinx pinastri) Garden
  • Pine Ladybird (Exochomus quadripustulatus) Garden
  • Pine-stump Borer (Asemum striatum) Woodland
  • Pisaura mirabilis (spider) Woodland
  • Platycheirus albimanus (hoverfly) Garden
  • Platypus cylindrus (beetle) Garden
  • Platystoma seminationis (Fly) Garden
  • Platystomos albinus Woodland
  • Plum Longhorn Beetle (Tetrops praeustus) Garden
  • Podalonia hirsuta (solitary wasp) Coast
  • Poecilobothrus nobilitatus (Fly) Garden
  • Polistes dominula (Paper Wasp) Garden
  • Polytribax perspicillator (parasitic wasp) Woodland
  • Pompilus cinereus (spider-hunting wasp) Coast
  • Poplar Hawk-moth (Laothoe populi) Garden
  • Priocnemis cordivalvata (spider-hunting wasp) Heathland
  • Priocnemis agilis (spider-hunting wasp) Heathland
  • Priocnemis exaltata (spider-hunting wasp) Heathland
  • Priocnemis fennica (spider-hunting wasp) Heathland
  • Priocnemis parvula (spider-hunting wasp) Heathland
  • Priocnemis perturbator (spider-hunting wasp) Woodland
  • Priocnemis pusilla (spider-hunting wasp) Heathland
  • Priocnemis schioedtei (spider-hunting wasp) Heathland
  • Priocnemis susterai (spider-hunting wasp) Woodland
  • Prionus coriarius (Tanner Beetle) Woodland
  • Psenulus pallipes (solitary wasp) Garden
  • Pseudepipona herrichii (Purbeck Mason Wasp) Coast
  • Pseudomalus auratus (cuckoo Wasp) Woodland
  • Pseudomalus violaceus (cuckoo Wasp) Garden
  • Pseudospinolia neglecta (cuckoo Wasp) Heathland
  • Pteromalid sp (parasitic wasp) Woodland
  • Ptilinus pectinicornis (beetle) Garden
  • Ptinus sexpunctatus (beetle) Garden
  • Purple Emperor (Apatura iris) Woodland
  • Purple Hairstreak (Quercusia quercus) Woodland
  • Pyrochroa coccinea (Black-headed Cardinal Beetle) Garden
  • Pyrochroa serraticornis (Red-headed Cardinal Beetle) Garden
  • Queen of Spain Fritillary (Issoria lathonia) Downland
  • Rainieria calceata (Stilt Fly) Woodland
  • Red Admiral (Vanessa atalanta) Woodland
  • Red-belted Clearwing Moth (Synanthedon myopaeformis) Garden
  • Red Longhorn Beetle (Stictoleptura rubra) Woodland
  • Rhagio lineola (snipefly) Garden
  • Rhagio scolopaceus (snipefly) Garden
  • Rhagio tringarius (snipefly) Garden
  • Rhagonycha fulva (soldier beetle) Garden
  • Rhingia campestris (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Rhingia rostrata (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Rhododendron Leafhopper (Graphocephala fennahi) Garden
  • Rhogogaster punctulata (sawfly) Woodland
  • Rhopalum clavipes (solitary wasp) Garden
  • Rhopalum coarctatum (solitary wasp) Garden
  • Rhopalus parumpunctatus (bug) Heathland
  • Rhopalus subrufus (bug) Woodland
  • Rhyssa persuasoria (parasitic wasp) Woodland
  • Rhyzobius lophanthae (ladybird) Garden
  • Ripponensia splendens (hoverfly) Wetlands
  • Roesel's Bush-cricket (Metrioptera roeselii) Downland
  • Rose Chafer (beetle) Woodland
  • Rose Sawfly (Arge pagana) Woodland
  • Rosy Footman (Miltochrista miniata) Garden
  • Ruby Tiger (Phragmatobia fuliginosa) Garden
  • Ruddy Darter (Sympetrum sanguineum) Coast
  • Rufous Grasshopper (Gomphocerippus rufus) Downland
  • Salticus scenicus (spider) Garden
  • Sapyga quinquepunctata (solitary wasp) Garden
  • Sarcophaga carnaria (flesh-fly) Woodland
  • Sargus bipunctatus (soldierfly) Garden
  • Scaeva pyrastri (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Scaeva selenicita (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Scarce Silver-lines (Bena bicolorana) Garden
  • Scathophaga stercoraria (Yellow Dung-fly) Woodland
  • Scorpion Fly (Panorpa communis) Woodland
  • Scymnus haemorrhoidalis (ladybird) Garden
  • Scymnus interruptus (ladybird) Garden
  • Sepedon sphegea (fly) Wetlands
  • Sericomyia silentis (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Seven-spot Ladybird (Coccinella septempunctata) Garden
  • Short-winged Conehead (Conocephalus dorsalis) Wetlands
  • Sialis lutaria (Alder Fly) Wetlands
  • Sicus ferrugineus (parasitic fly) Woodland
  • Silver-studded Blue (Plebeius argus) Heathland
  • Silver-spotted Skipper (Hesperia comma) Downland
  • Silver-washed Fritillary (Argynnis paphea) Woodland
  • Silver-Y (Autographa gamma) Garden
  • Sinodendron cylindricum (Rhinoceros Beetle) Garden
  • Six-spot Burnet moth (Zygaena filipendulae) Coast
  • Slender Groundhopper (Tetrix subulata) Garden
  • Sloe Bug (Dolycoris baccarum) Woodland
  • Small Copper (Lycaenas phlaeas) Downland
  • Small Heath (Coenonympha pamphilus) Downland
  • Small Magpie Moth (Eurrhypara hortulata) Woodland
  • Small Poplar Borer (Saperda populnea) Woodland
  • Small Red Damselfly (Ceriagrion tenellum) Wetlands
  • Small Tortoiseshell (Aglais urticae) Woodland
  • Smicromyrme rufipes (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Solva marginata (wood-soldierfly) Garden
  • Southern Hawker (Aeshna cyanea) Garden
  • Southern Oak Bush-cricket (Meconema meriodionale) Garden
  • Speckled Bush-cricket (Leptophyes punctatissima) Garden
  • Speckled Wood (Pararge aegeria) Woodland
  • Sphaerophoria scripta (hoverfly) Garden
  • Sphecodes crassus (cuckoo bee) Heathland
  • Sphecodes ephippius (cuckoo bee) Heathland
  • Sphecodes geoffrellus (cuckoo bee) Heathland
  • Sphecodes hyalinatus (cuckoo bee) Downland
  • Sphecodes longulus (cuckoo bee) Heathland
  • Sphecodes reticulatus (cuckoo bee) Heathland
  • Sphecodes rubicundus (cuckoo bee) Woodland
  • Spiked Shieldbug (Picromerus bidens) Heathland
  • Spilomena beata (solitary wasp) Garden
  • Spilomena troglodytes (solitary wasp) Garden
  • Square-spot Rustic (Xestia xanthographa) Garden
  • Stag beetle (Lucanus cervus)
  • Staphylinus olens (Devil's Coach-horse beetle) Woodland
  • Steatoda bipunctata (spider) Garden
  • Steatoda nobile (False Widow Spider) Garden
  • Stelis breviuscula (cuckoo bee) Garden
  • Stelis ornatula (cuckoo bee) Downland
  • Stelis punctulatissima (cuckoo bee) Garden
  • Stenichneumon culpator (parasitic wasp) Woodland
  • Stigmus pendulus (solitary wasp) Garden
  • Stomorhina lunata (blow fly) Garden
  • Stratiomys potamida (soldierfly) Wetlands
  • Stratiomys chamaeleon (soldierfly) Wetlands
  • Strongylogaster multifasciata (sawfly) Woodland
  • Strongylogaster xanthocera (sawfly) Woodland
  • Swallowtail (Papilio machaon) Wetlands
  • Symmorphus bifasciatus (solitary wasp) Garden
  • Symmorphus crassicornis (solitary wasp) Woodland
  • Symmorphus gracilis (solitary wasp) Woodland
  • Syritta pipiens (hoverfly) Garden
  • Tabanus bromius (horsefly) Garden
  • Tabanus sudeticus (horsefly) Garden
  • Tachina fera (parasitic fly) Woodland
  • Tachysphex pompiliformis (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Tasgius ater (rove beetle) Garden
  • Tawny Cockroach (Ectobius pallidus) Garden
  • Tegenaria gigantea (House Spider) Garden
  • Tenebrio molitor (beetle) Garden
  • Ten-spot Ladybird (Adalia decempunctata) Garden
  • Tenthredo celtica (sawfly) Woodland
  • Tenthredo livida (sawfly) Woodland
  • Tenthredo maculata (sawfly) Woodland
  • Tenthredo mesomelas (sawfly) Woodland
  • Tetragnatha extensa (spider) Woodland
  • Thecophora atra (parasitic fly) Downland
  • Thereva nobilitata (stiletto fly) Garden
  • Thomisus onustus (crab spider) Heathland
  • Thyridanthrax fenestratus (Mottled bee-fly) Heathland
  • Tillus elongatus (beetle) Garden
  • Tiphia femorata (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Tiphia minuta (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Tipula paludosa (Crane-fly) Garden
  • Tobacco-coloured Longhorn Beetle (Alosterna tabacicolor) Garden
  • Tortoise Bug (Eurygaster testitudinaria) Downland
  • Tree Snipefly (Chrysopilus laetus) Garden
  • Trichrysis cyanea (cuckoo Wasp) Heathland
  • Trypoxylon attenuatum (solitary wasp) Woodland
  • Trypoxylon clavicerum (solitary wasp) Garden
  • Trypoxylon medium (solitary wasp) Heathland
  • Turnip Sawfly (Athalia rosae) Woodland
  • Twenty-two-spot Ladybird (Psyllobora 22-punctata) Garden
  • Two-banded Longhorn Beetle (Rhagium bifasciatum) Woodland
  • Two-spot Centurion (Sargus bipunctatus) Woodland
  • Two-spot Ladybird (Adalia bipunctata) Garden
  • Variimorda villosa (beetle) Garden
  • Vespa crabro (Hornet) Garden
  • Vespula germanica (German Wasp) Garden
  • Vespula rufa (Red Wasp) Garden
  • Volucella bombylans (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Volucella inanis (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Volucella inflata (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Volucella pellucens (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Volucella zonaria (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Wartbiter Cricket (Decticus verrucivorus) Downland
  • Wasp Spider (Argiope bruennichi) Downland
  • Water Ladybird (Anisosticta novemdecimpunctata) Wetlands
  • Welsh Chafer (Hoplia philanthus) Garden
  • White-letter Hairstreak (Strymonidia w-album) Woodland
  • White Admiral (Ladoga camilla) Woodland
  • White-banded Longhorn Beetle (Poecilium alni) Garden
  • White-legged Damselfly (Platycnemis pennipes) Wetlands
  • White-letter Hairstreak (Strymonidia w-album) Woodland
  • Wood White (Leptidea sinapis) Woodland
  • Woodland Grasshopper (Omocestus rufipes) Heathland
  • Woodlouse Coast
  • Xanthogramma pedissequum (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Xerolycosa miniata (Dune Wolf Spider) Coast
  • Xiphydria prolongata (Wood Wasp) Woodland
  • Xylota segnis (hoverfly) Garden
  • Xylota sylvarum (hoverfly) Woodland
  • Xysticus cristatus (spider) Garden
  • Yellow-legged Clearwing Moth (Synanthedon vespiformi) Garden
  • Yellow Shell (Camptogramma bilineata) Garden

"Bumblebees merit attention as one of the most striking, attractive and useful invertebrates we see. They have huge potential for imbuing youngsters with enthusiasm for nature" GARDENS

"Butterflies are ensconced in popular culture. People are well disposed towards them, mainly because they are colourful and lively, because they represent brightness, summer, sunshine, the open air. So if we cannot protect our butterflies, what hope is there for the rest? DOWNLAND

"The solitary wasp Pemphredon lugubris, colloquially called the Mournful Wasp, is a real friend of the gardener since a female can put up to 40 good-sized aphids in each cell in its branched nest system in decayed wood" GARDENS

"The impressive Volucella zonaria, a Hornet mimic and our largest hoverfly, has colonised Britain from Europe since 1940 and is spreading quite rapidly. Warmer climatic conditions are helping this development" WOODLAND