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National Insect Week returns in 2022

Factsheet

  • Ground beetle

    Ground beetle, Agonum assimile

    Factsheet

    Agonum assimile – a ground beetle (family Carabidae) One of the many British ground beetles (though not all of the 370 or so species actually live on or under the ground). This quite common species is most often found under the bark of decaying wood in shady woodland. Like most ground beetles, it...
  • Let's Go Wild insect activities & facts

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    Activity sheets and fact pages from Lets Go Wild.

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Tiny fairies

Fairy wasps are the smallest known insects, the tiniest species is only 0.139 mm long.

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