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A closer look at the Purple-rimmed Carabus,

I thought I would take a closer look at the Carabus nemoralis I photographed on Sunday. I chose this photo because it has less of the coppery sheen which was previously revealed, mainly due to the flash angle. In […]

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Ento. 101 – External Structure II: The Head and Mouthparts

  The Insect Head Entomologists’ believe the insect head consists of six segments, segments that have evolved from an ancestral precursor to form the features we see today. The head consists of the head capsule, […]

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