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More than 20,000 different type insects have been identified as living in Great Britain. These include the Dragonflies and Damselflies (Odonata), Grasshoppers and Crickets (Orthoptera), Earwigs (Dermaptera) and Cockroaches (Dictyoptera), Mayflies (Ephemeroptera), Flies (Diptera), Beetles (Coleoptera), Bees, Wasps, Ants and related insects (Hymenoptera), Butterflies and Moths (Lepidoptera) and True Bugs (Hemiptera). (List taken from Wikipedia).

In our site photographs of Butterflies and Moths and Dragonflies and Damselflies have their own sections whilst any other insect photograph can be found here.

Bee, Cotehele Gardens Bee, Cotehele Gardens Bee, Cotehele Gardens on the 23rd January 2005 Bee, Teasel Plant Bee, Cotehele Feasting Flies, Burrator, Dartmoor
Ladybirds, Cotehele Gardens Female Stag Beetle Fly, Rame Head Common Pond Skater Ladybird seven spot Calosoma Inquisitor