Most Hymenoptera are of moderate or small size, the giants of the order - certain saw-flies and tropical digging-waspsnever reach the bulk attained by the largest beetles, while the wing-spread is narrow compared with that of many dragonflies and moths.
Mosquitoes, termites, bees, ants, centipedes, millipedes, locusts, grasshoppers, butterflies, dragonflies, sandflies and spiders' are found in immense numbers.
Other interesting subjects to study are wasps, bees, flies, beetles, butterflies, moths, and dragonflies.
damselflyeam itself provides a habitat for a variety of plants and animals, including dragonflies and damselflies in summer.
Skylarks sing and dragonflies are plentiful too, including the black darter.
The public probably own more four-spot chaser dragonflies and black darters here than anywhere else in Britain.
There were a large number of banded demoiselles, and several hawker dragonflies.
dragonfly four ponds, so tend to attract dragonflies, some of them stopping to lay eggs.
dragonflyre home to native plants and hundreds of species of insects and animals including dragonflies, amphibians and water birds.
dragonflylass="ex">Hairy Dragonflies are common early in the summer, especially at Furnace Pond.
dragonflyre several brown dragonflies flying about, these settle in the sunshine in a warm spot with their wings open.
dragonfly bogs are living things, home to rare dragonflies, birds and insects.
dragonflybows of light, From dragonflies wings, On a golden summer day.
dragonflylass="ex">Adult dragonflies often fly long distances away from water in search of prey.
The larger dragonflies, particularly brown, southern and migrant hawkers, patrol sheltered sections of HarperÃ¢s Brook.
This is a good time of year for dragonflies so look out for the larger, more spectacular hawkers.
The giant pied kingfisher was the first thrill, and umpteen bright green bee eaters swooping low into the river to snatch dragonflies.
pond skaters and dragonflies are all free!
In summer dragonflies hawk over peaty pools which hold rare aquatic plants such as frogbit, fen pondweed and greater water-parsnip.
Migrant hawker and black-tailed skimmer are two of the dragonflies commonly recorded and regularly seen butterflies include small copper, common blue and brimstone.
Few dragonflies, but the common one was a hawker with a royal blue body and apple green thorax and eyes.
Water is a great attraction for native fauna and flora, including toads, frogs, dragonflies and damselflies.
This one has frilly underskirts, dear little sewn-on dragonflies and fairy wings attached at the back.
wetter areas hold interesting bog plants, with especially good displays of fruiting cotton grass in mid summer and abundant dragonflies.
Dragonflies Can you find a new colony of the scarce blue-tailed damselfly in its Gwent Valleys heartland?
Dragonflies A survey carried out by rangers at Bedgebury has recorded 19 different species of dragonfly.
The wetter areas hold interesting bog plants, with especially good displays of fruiting cotton grass in mid summer and abundant dragonflies.
Butterfly: Butterflies and dragonflies are a popular and easy face paint design.
Designs include ladybugs, snowmen, dragonflies and ice cream cones.
Dragonflies in delicate colors with translucent wings.
Puddle Duds dinosaur raincoat for boys is a top-seller,and it's available at sites such as Little Dragonflies and Kids Surplus.
You can also put a smile on your toddler's face with animal-themed raincoats, including ducks, frogs, ladybugs, birds, dragonflies and more.
Solar luminaries come in many different designs, from dragonflies to flowers.
Insect shapes: Options include bees, butterflies, spiders and dragonflies.
Votive candle holders with dragonfly designs are a popular choice of many people that enjoy the visual effect of dragonflies dancing in the light of a flickering candle.
Throughout history, dragonflies have been surrounded with mystical, mythical and spiritual symbolism.
There are several Native American tribes where dragonflies are believed to be the souls of the dead.
Dragonflies are an amazingly popular tattoo genre predominantly favored by women.
Flower vines: Imagine one or two small dragonflies hovering along a delicate green vine dotted with blossoms.
Dragonflies have long been a symbol of beauty and grace, and their form and vivid colors makes for a beautiful tattoo.
Dragonflies can also represent beauty, as the wings and body of the creature are often vivid and colorful.
Women often choose more feminine symbols, such as butterflies, dolphins, or the dragonfly, for their body art, giving the rise in popularity of dragonflies.
Dragonflies have long bodies, a pair of perpendicular wings and six legs, all though they cannot walk.
Dragonflies live near bodies of water, and are extremely common in the wetlands.
Other cultures, such as Indonesia, eat dragonflies as a delicacy.
Butterflies: Rather than opt for a single butterfly, a mural of winged dragonflies and butterflies makes for a striking yet dainty body canvas.
These straps are usually adorned with cute little accessories like rhinestones, butterflies, flowers or dragonflies.
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