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Bachacs / Leafcutter ants {Atta cephalotes} carrying sections of Cocoa leaf bearing 'riders' thought to ward off parasitic flies which would otherwise lay their eggs on the pieces of leaf. Trinidad, W... - Kim Taylor
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Kim Taylor / Bachacs / Leafcutter ants {Atta cephalotes} carrying sections of Cocoa leaf bearing 'riders' thought to ward off parasitic flies which would otherwise lay their eggs on the pieces of leaf. Trinidad, W...
Female Giant wood wasp (Uroceras gigas) inserting ovipositor into tree stump to lay eggs, Carmarthenshire, Wales, UK, September. - Dave Bevan
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Dave Bevan / Female Giant wood wasp (Uroceras gigas) inserting ovipositor into tree stump to lay eggs, Carmarthenshire, Wales, UK, September.
Black Bear (Ursus americanus) sleeping in a Sitka Spruce tree (Picea sitchensis) alongside Anan Creek, Alaska, July. - Charlie  Summers
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Charlie Summers / Black Bear (Ursus americanus) sleeping in a Sitka Spruce tree (Picea sitchensis) alongside Anan Creek, Alaska, July.
Olive ridley sea turtles (Lepidochelys olivacea) digging their nests by night with stars during an arribada (mass nesting event) to lay eggs, Pacific Coast, Ostional, Costa Rica. - Ingo Arndt
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Ingo Arndt / Olive ridley sea turtles (Lepidochelys olivacea) digging their nests by night with stars during an arribada (mass nesting event) to lay eggs, Pacific Coast, Ostional, Costa Rica.
Olive ridley sea turtles (Lepidochelys olivacea) females coming ashore at twilight during an arribada (mass nesting event) to lay eggs, Pacific Coast, Ostional, Costa Rica. - Ingo Arndt
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Ingo Arndt / Olive ridley sea turtles (Lepidochelys olivacea) females coming ashore at twilight during an arribada (mass nesting event) to lay eggs, Pacific Coast, Ostional, Costa Rica.
Olive ridley sea turtles (Lepidochelys olivacea) females coming ashore during an arribada (mass nesting event) to lay eggs, Pacific Coast, Ostional, Costa Rica. - Ingo Arndt
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Ingo Arndt / Olive ridley sea turtles (Lepidochelys olivacea) females coming ashore during an arribada (mass nesting event) to lay eggs, Pacific Coast, Ostional, Costa Rica.
Polar bear (Ursus maritimus) juvenile spreading body weight over thin newly forming pack ice, trying not to break through, Beaufort Sea, off the 1002 area of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, North... - Steven Kazlowski,Steven Kazlowski
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Steven Kazlowski,Steven Kazlowski / Polar bear (Ursus maritimus) juvenile spreading body weight over thin newly forming pack ice, trying not to break through, Beaufort Sea, off the 1002 area of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, North...
Common frog (Rana temporaria) portrait, close-up of eye, Cornwall, UK. January. Did you know? Female Common frogs can lay up to 2000 eggs. - Ross Hoddinott / 2020VISION
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Ross Hoddinott / 2020VISION / Common frog (Rana temporaria) portrait, close-up of eye, Cornwall, UK. January. Did you know? Female Common frogs can lay up to 2000 eggs.
Bengal Tiger (Panthera tigris tigris) mother and cub, Pench National Park, Madhya Pradesh, India, taken on location for 'Tiger - Spy in the Jungle' - John Downer
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John Downer / Bengal Tiger (Panthera tigris tigris) mother and cub, Pench National Park, Madhya Pradesh, India, taken on location for 'Tiger - Spy in the Jungle'
A line of Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) ducklings swimming on a still lake, Derbyshire, England, UK, June. Did you know? A Mallard duck will lay more than half her body weight in eggs. - Andrew Parkinson / 2020VISION
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Andrew Parkinson / 2020VISION / A line of Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) ducklings swimming on a still lake, Derbyshire, England, UK, June. Did you know? A Mallard duck will lay more than half her body weight in eggs.
RF- Young Ring-tailed lemurs (Lemur catta) carried on mother's back, Madagascar. (This image may be licensed either as rights managed or royalty free.) - Nick Garbutt
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Nick Garbutt / RF- Young Ring-tailed lemurs (Lemur catta) carried on mother's back, Madagascar. (This image may be licensed either as rights managed or royalty free.)
Marsh fritillary butterfly {Euphydrayas aurinia} backlit on plant stem, Dunsdon, near Holsworthy, Devon, UK. June. Did you know? Marsh fritillary butterflies lay 350 eggs in one batch. - Ross Hoddinott / 2020VISION
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Ross Hoddinott / 2020VISION / Marsh fritillary butterfly {Euphydrayas aurinia} backlit on plant stem, Dunsdon, near Holsworthy, Devon, UK. June. Did you know? Marsh fritillary butterflies lay 350 eggs in one batch.
Mallard Duck (Anas platyrhynchos) female nesting in ornamental stone flowerpot among Pansies (Viola x wittrockiana). Parade Gardens Park, Bath, UK, June. Did you know? A female mallard may lay more th... - Nick Upton / 2020VISION
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Nick Upton / 2020VISION / Mallard Duck (Anas platyrhynchos) female nesting in ornamental stone flowerpot among Pansies (Viola x wittrockiana). Parade Gardens Park, Bath, UK, June. Did you know? A female mallard may lay more th...
Viviparous / Common lizard (Zootoca /Lacerta  vivipara) portrait, Staffordshire, England, UK, April. 2020VISION Book Plate. Did you know? Common lizards are both able to lay eggs and give birth. - Danny Green / 2020VISION
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Danny Green / 2020VISION / Viviparous / Common lizard (Zootoca /Lacerta vivipara) portrait, Staffordshire, England, UK, April. 2020VISION Book Plate. Did you know? Common lizards are both able to lay eggs and give birth.
Female Olive ridley sea turtle (Lepidochelys olivacea) swimming from the open ocean towards the beach of Ostional, Costa Rica, Pacific Ocean to lay its eggs in the warm sand, November - Solvin Zankl
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Solvin Zankl / Female Olive ridley sea turtle (Lepidochelys olivacea) swimming from the open ocean towards the beach of Ostional, Costa Rica, Pacific Ocean to lay its eggs in the warm sand, November
Acorn weevil (Curculio glandium) drilling hole in developing acorn in which to lay egg, UK, Captive, sequence 1/4 - Andy Sands
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Andy Sands / Acorn weevil (Curculio glandium) drilling hole in developing acorn in which to lay egg, UK, Captive, sequence 1/4
Female Loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) crawling up beach in search of spot to lay eggs, Dalyan Delta, Turkey, August 2009 - Wild Wonders of Europe / Zankl
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Wild Wonders of Europe / Zankl / Female Loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) crawling up beach in search of spot to lay eggs, Dalyan Delta, Turkey, August 2009
Sockeye / Red Salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka), female digging to lay eggs on spawning ground, Adams river, British Columbia, Canada 2006 - Michel Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Sockeye / Red Salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka), female digging to lay eggs on spawning ground, Adams river, British Columbia, Canada 2006
Female Olive Ridley turtles coming ashore to lay eggs at sunset {Lepidochelys olivacea} Costa Rica, Pacific Ocean  (Non-ex). - Doug Perrine
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Doug Perrine / Female Olive Ridley turtles coming ashore to lay eggs at sunset {Lepidochelys olivacea} Costa Rica, Pacific Ocean (Non-ex).
Female Olive Ridley turtles coming ashore to lay eggs {Lepidochelys olivacea} Costa Rica, Pacific Ocean  (Non-ex). - Doug Perrine
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Doug Perrine / Female Olive Ridley turtles coming ashore to lay eggs {Lepidochelys olivacea} Costa Rica, Pacific Ocean (Non-ex).
Olive ridley turtle returns to sea at dawn. Costa Rica {Lepidochelys olivacea} - Ben Osborne
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Ben Osborne / Olive ridley turtle returns to sea at dawn. Costa Rica {Lepidochelys olivacea}
Olive ridley turtle emerging from sea at dusk. Costa Rica {Lepidochelys olivacea} - Ben Osborne
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Ben Osborne / Olive ridley turtle emerging from sea at dusk. Costa Rica {Lepidochelys olivacea}
Flightless dung beetle {Circellium bacchus) female rolling buffalo dung to lay egg in S Africa - Andrew Parkinson
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Andrew Parkinson / Flightless dung beetle {Circellium bacchus) female rolling buffalo dung to lay egg in S Africa
Flightless dung beetle {Circellium bacchus} female rolling buffalo dung ball to lay egg in , Addo Elephant park, South Africa - Andrew Parkinson
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Andrew Parkinson / Flightless dung beetle {Circellium bacchus} female rolling buffalo dung ball to lay egg in , Addo Elephant park, South Africa
Group of Broadclub cuttlefish gathered as females lay eggs on reef {Sepia latimanus} Sulu-sulawesi seas, Indo-Pacific - Jurgen Freund
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Jurgen Freund / Group of Broadclub cuttlefish gathered as females lay eggs on reef {Sepia latimanus} Sulu-sulawesi seas, Indo-Pacific
Juvenile European cuckoo {Cuculus canorus} fed by Reed warbler {Acrocephalus scirpaceus}. Bucks, UK. Cuckoos lay their eggs in the nests of reed warblers and when they hatch, the warbler mother will a... - David Kjaer
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David Kjaer / Juvenile European cuckoo {Cuculus canorus} fed by Reed warbler {Acrocephalus scirpaceus}. Bucks, UK. Cuckoos lay their eggs in the nests of reed warblers and when they hatch, the warbler mother will a...
Komodo dragon about to lay eggs in burrow made in megapode mound (Varanus komodoensis) Komodo Is - Michael Pitts
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Michael Pitts / Komodo dragon about to lay eggs in burrow made in megapode mound (Varanus komodoensis) Komodo Is
Pink Anemonefish (Amphiprion perideraion) in Magnificent Sea Anemone (Heteractis magnifica) the fish will bite the Anemone causing it to ball-up so the fish can lay or tend to their eggs at the foot o... - Chris Newbert
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Chris Newbert / Pink Anemonefish (Amphiprion perideraion) in Magnificent Sea Anemone (Heteractis magnifica) the fish will bite the Anemone causing it to ball-up so the fish can lay or tend to their eggs at the foot o...
Burchell's Zebra (Equus burchellii) reacting to parasitic Bot Fly (Oestridae) trying to lay eggs on it, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa - Richard Du Toit
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Richard Du Toit / Burchell's Zebra (Equus burchellii) reacting to parasitic Bot Fly (Oestridae) trying to lay eggs on it, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Olive Ridley Sea Turtle (Lepidochelys olivacea) females coming ashore to lay eggs during an arribada nesting event, Ostional Beach, Costa Rica - Roland Seitre
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Roland Seitre / Olive Ridley Sea Turtle (Lepidochelys olivacea) females coming ashore to lay eggs during an arribada nesting event, Ostional Beach, Costa Rica
Olive Ridley Sea Turtle (Lepidochelys olivacea) females coming ashore to lay eggs during an arribada nesting event, Ostional Beach, Costa Rica - Ingo Arndt
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Ingo Arndt / Olive Ridley Sea Turtle (Lepidochelys olivacea) females coming ashore to lay eggs during an arribada nesting event, Ostional Beach, Costa Rica
Horseshoe Crab (Limulus polyphemus) group crawling ashore on the high tides of spring to lay their eggs in Delaware Bay's sandy beaches, New Jersey - Fred Bavendam
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Fred Bavendam / Horseshoe Crab (Limulus polyphemus) group crawling ashore on the high tides of spring to lay their eggs in Delaware Bay's sandy beaches, New Jersey
Horseshoe Crab (Limulus polyphemus) group crawling ashore on the high tides of spring to lay their eggs in Delaware Bay's sandy beaches, New Jersey - Fred Bavendam
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Fred Bavendam / Horseshoe Crab (Limulus polyphemus) group crawling ashore on the high tides of spring to lay their eggs in Delaware Bay's sandy beaches, New Jersey
During an extreme heat-stress event at Melbourne's Yarra Bend Grey-headed flying-fox (Pteropus poliocephalus) colony,  where temperatures exceeded 43°C, Grey-headed flying-fox (Pteropus poliocephalus... - Doug Gimesy
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Doug Gimesy / During an extreme heat-stress event at Melbourne's Yarra Bend Grey-headed flying-fox (Pteropus poliocephalus) colony, where temperatures exceeded 43°C, Grey-headed flying-fox (Pteropus poliocephalus...
Rattlesnakes lay in thick piles on top of one another in the snake pit, annual Rattlesnake Roundup, Sweetwater, Texas, USA. - Jo-Anne McArthur / We Animals
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Jo-Anne McArthur / We Animals / Rattlesnakes lay in thick piles on top of one another in the snake pit, annual Rattlesnake Roundup, Sweetwater, Texas, USA.
Melanesian megapode (Megapodius eremita) female excavating nest chamber to lay egg. Savo Island, Solomon Islands. - David Tipling
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David Tipling / Melanesian megapode (Megapodius eremita) female excavating nest chamber to lay egg. Savo Island, Solomon Islands.
Melanesian megapode (Megapodius eremita) female excavating nest chamber to lay egg. Savo Island, Solomon Islands. - David Tipling
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David Tipling / Melanesian megapode (Megapodius eremita) female excavating nest chamber to lay egg. Savo Island, Solomon Islands.
Melanesian megapode (Megapodius eremita) female excavating nest chamber in sand to lay egg. Savo Island, Solomon Islands. - David Tipling
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David Tipling / Melanesian megapode (Megapodius eremita) female excavating nest chamber in sand to lay egg. Savo Island, Solomon Islands.
Melanesian megapode (Megapodius eremita) female excavating nest chamber in sand to lay egg. Savo Island, Solomon Islands. - David Tipling
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David Tipling / Melanesian megapode (Megapodius eremita) female excavating nest chamber in sand to lay egg. Savo Island, Solomon Islands.
Painted nomad bee (Nomada fucata) female inspecting Yellow legged mining bee (Andrena flavipes) nest burrows to lay eggs in. Monmouthshire, Wales, UK, April. - Phil Savoie
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Phil Savoie / Painted nomad bee (Nomada fucata) female inspecting Yellow legged mining bee (Andrena flavipes) nest burrows to lay eggs in. Monmouthshire, Wales, UK, April.
Painted nomad bee (Nomada fucata) female, kleptoparasite of Yellow legged mining bee (Andrena flavipes), inspecting nests to lay eggs in. Monmouthshire, Wales, UK. April. - Phil Savoie
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Phil Savoie / Painted nomad bee (Nomada fucata) female, kleptoparasite of Yellow legged mining bee (Andrena flavipes), inspecting nests to lay eggs in. Monmouthshire, Wales, UK. April.
Painted nomad bee (Nomada fucata) female, kleptoparasite of Yellow legged mining bee (Andrena flavipes), inspecting nests to lay eggs in. Monmouthshire, Wales, UK. April. - Phil Savoie
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Phil Savoie / Painted nomad bee (Nomada fucata) female, kleptoparasite of Yellow legged mining bee (Andrena flavipes), inspecting nests to lay eggs in. Monmouthshire, Wales, UK. April.
Mattresses dumped in lay-by against Do not drop litter sign. - David  Woodfall
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David Woodfall / Mattresses dumped in lay-by against Do not drop litter sign.
Emperor penguin (Aptenodytes forsteri) chick aged 20-24 weeks toboganning / sliding on ice whilst parents fish at sea. Atka Bay, Antarctica. January. - Stefan Christmann
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Stefan Christmann / Emperor penguin (Aptenodytes forsteri) chick aged 20-24 weeks toboganning / sliding on ice whilst parents fish at sea. Atka Bay, Antarctica. January.
Radiography of a Spider tortoise (Pyxis arachnoides) showing a characteristic of this species - they just lay one egg. Captive. Small repro only. - David Perpinan
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David Perpinan / Radiography of a Spider tortoise (Pyxis arachnoides) showing a characteristic of this species - they just lay one egg. Captive. Small repro only.
Braconid wasp (Braconidae) trying to lay an egg on a Lesser willow sawfly (Nematus pavidus) larva, which pushes the wasp away with its body. Controlled conditions. - Kim Taylor
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Kim Taylor / Braconid wasp (Braconidae) trying to lay an egg on a Lesser willow sawfly (Nematus pavidus) larva, which pushes the wasp away with its body. Controlled conditions.
Braconid wasp (Braconidae) trying to lay an egg on a Lesser willow sawfly (Nematus pavidus) larva, which pushes the wasp away with its body. Controlled conditions. - Kim Taylor
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Kim Taylor / Braconid wasp (Braconidae) trying to lay an egg on a Lesser willow sawfly (Nematus pavidus) larva, which pushes the wasp away with its body. Controlled conditions.
Braconid wasp (Braconidae) trying to lay an egg on a Lesser willow sawfly (Nematus pavidus) larva, which pushes the wasp away with its body. Controlled conditions. - Kim Taylor
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Kim Taylor / Braconid wasp (Braconidae) trying to lay an egg on a Lesser willow sawfly (Nematus pavidus) larva, which pushes the wasp away with its body. Controlled conditions.
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