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National Insect Week returns in 2020

Winning Photographs 2016 (Under 18 Category)

© Kelsey Knell

Pollination, First Prize

Pollination, First Prize
© Pradyuman Samant

Shhh... do not disturb, Second Prize

Shhh... do not disturb, Second Prize
© Genevieve Kiero-Watson

The view on a bridge, Commended

The view on a bridge, Commended
© Gavin Pandya

Brown Clipper butterfly, Specially Commended

Brown Clipper butterfly, Specially Commended
© James McCulloch

Shades of green, Commended

Shades of green, Commended
© Ayla Webb

Privet Hawkmoth caterpillar, Specially Commended

Privet Hawkmoth caterpillar, Specially Commended
© Caroline McHardy

Azure Damselfly on an ear of wheat, Commended

Azure Damselfly on an ear of wheat, Commended
© Kelsey Knell

Because I have no teeth, Specially Commended

Because I have no teeth, Specially Commended
© Adam Middleton

Green Hairstreak, Commended

Green Hairstreak, Commended
© Charlotte Wellington

Mormon Butterfly, Commended

Mormon Butterfly, Commended
© Anurag Aditya

Red hemipteran, Commended

Red hemipteran, Commended
© Robert Cooling

Green dragonfly, Commended

Green dragonfly, Commended
© Zach Haynes

Stupendous Staveley Sunfly, Specially Commended

Stupendous Staveley Sunfly, Specially Commended
© Catriona Mackenzie

The Bug Life, Specially Commended

The Bug Life, Specially Commended
© Holly Chalk

Flying and feeding bee-fly, Specially Commended

Flying and feeding bee-fly, Specially Commended
© Fabian Harrison

Orange-tip butterfly, Commended

Orange-tip butterfly, Commended
© Fabian Harrison

Mint moth, Commended

Mint moth, Commended

Did you know?

Most diverse

In UK ants, wasps, bees & sawflies (Hymenoptera) have 6000+ species, just beating true flies (Diptera) at 5000+.

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