Jarvo's Insects Posts

The beetle on the beach didn't look to healthy. I thought is was going to die. Wondering if it had struggled for too long on the warm evening sand, I carried it…

I'm not sure what sort these are, or whether they are all the same even.  My best guess is the Migrant Hawker, Aeshna mixta. Opinions welcome!!!

A series showing a bee in flight. I'm not certain what type it is. I think it is probably Bombus hortorum, though it could be Bombus jonellus, Bombus ruderatus…

The following series shows the movement of a bee as it leaves a flower. The entire sequence took less than half a second. Each exposure is 1/1600. It is the…
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