Eric Baccega / Bat-eared fox (Otocyon megalotis). Beauval Zoo Parc, France. Captive.
Heather Angel / Bee fly (Bombylius major) foraging on Lesser celandine (Ficaria verna) on roadside verge. Pollen is picked up on long proboscis and legs when touching anthers. Surrey, England, UK. April.
Heather Angel / Handkerchief / Dove tree (Davidia involucrata), male inflorescence enclosed by bracts which act as an umbrella to prevent rain spoiling pollen. Endemic to Sichuan, north west Yunnan, Guizhou and Hubei...
Chris Mattison / Wasp beetle (Clytus arietis) on white background. Wye Valley, Monmouthshire, Wales, UK. May.
Chris Mattison / Huntsman spider (Sparassidae). on leaf. Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar.
Ingo Arndt / Sword-billed hummingbird (Ensifera ensifera) male nectaring on Red floripontio (Brugmansia sanguinea) flower. Eastern Andean slope, Ecuador. October.
Ingo Arndt / Booted racket-tail hummingbird (Ocreatus underwoodii) male flying below flower. Western slope of Andes, Ecuador. October.