Will Burrard-Lucas / Tufted gray langur (Semnopithecus priam) Close up portrait of head and shoulders. Minneriya National Park, Sri Lanka. September
Rose Summers / Eurasian beaver (Castor fiber) swimming over to a willow, it clambers on to a branch before beginning to feed on the surrounding leaves, Devon, England, UK.
Tony Wu / Japanese dwarf flying squirrel (Pteromys volans orii) male sitting in tree, portrait. Hokkaido, Japan. March
Danny Green / Arctic fox (Vulpes lagopus) blue morph, portrait in snow. Hornstrandir Nature Reserve, Iceland, March.
Danny Green / Arctic fox (Vulpes lagopus) resting in snow. Hornstrandir Nature Reserve, Iceland, February.
Nick Garbutt / RF - Ring-tailed lemurs (Lemur catta) back lit and sun bathing at first light. Berenty Private Reserve, southern Madagascar. (This image may be licensed either as rights managed or royalty free.)
Markus Varesvuo / Great Grey Owl (Strix nebulosa) Kuhmo Finland, March.
Andres M. Dominguez / Golden jackal (Canis aureus) pup sitting on a grassy verge by a path, Danube Delta, Romania, July.
Danny Green / RF - Arctic fox (Alopex lagopus) sitting with summer pelage, tuft of fur on head. Svalbard, Norway, July. (This image may be licensed either as rights managed or royalty free.)
SCOTLAND: The Big Picture / Red fox (Vulpes vulpes) cub sitting in coniferous woodland clearing at dusk. Glenfeshie, Cairngorms National Park, Scotland, UK.
Lorraine Bennery / Black lemur (Eulemur macaco macaco) female sitting in tree. Lokobe Reserve, Nosy Be, Madagascar.
Edwin Giesbers / Lemon-yellow tree frog (Hyla savignyi) Cyprus. April.
Sven Zacek / Eurasian beaver (Castor fiber) on ice besides reeds in Emajogi River, Tartumaa, Southern Estonia. January.
Suzi Eszterhas / Giant panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) sitting with Bamboo in background. Shenshuping Panda Base, Wolong Nature Reserve, Wenchuan, Sichuan Province, China. Captive.
Sandesh Kadur / Bamboo lemur (Hapalmur griseus) sitting on tree stump. Andasibe-Mantadia National Park, Madagascar.
Christophe Courteau / Mountain gorilla (Gorilla beringei beringei) silverback sitting on boundary wall between Volcanoes National Park and a Potato crop, looking into valley. Area to be restored to forest. Rwanda.
Jack Dykinga / Burrowing owl (Athene cunicularia), two huddled together. Marana, Pima County, Arizona, USA.
Guy Edwardes / Reed cormorant (Microcarbo africanus) perched on termite mound, Khwai, Botswana.
Theo Bosboom / Common blue damselflies (Enallagma cyathigerum) group reflected in water, flying and perching on reeds - they sit on stems and fly around the water, looking for prey and females to mate. The stems ar...
SCOTLAND: The Big Picture / Mountain hare (Lepus timidus) in white winter coat, Scotland, UK, February.
Anup Shah / Eastern chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes schweinfurtheii) female 'Gremlin' aged 41 years grooms her daughter 'Golden' aged 14 years while their infants 'Gizmo' aged 3 years and 'Glamma' aged 9 months sit b...
Andy Rouse / African Elephant (Loxodonta africana) mother and calf in rain, wallowing in mud. Maasai Mara, Kenya, Africa. September.
Mark Taylor / Cockapoo, Cocker spaniel cross Poodle puppy sitting.
Mark Taylor / Yellow Labrador Retriever puppy, 8 weeks old, sitting with raised paw
Pedro Narra / Local people gathered for education program to conserve the wildlife of the Bissagos Islands including the endangered Green turtle (Chelonia mydas) Bissagos Islands, Guinea Bissau, October 2014. 3rd P...
Danny Green / Red fox (Vulpes vulpes) scratching in the snow, Churchill, Cananda, November
Fiona Rogers / Eastern chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes schweinfurtheii) female 'Gremlin' aged 40 years calling while holding her baby granddaughter aged 2 months and her own infant son aged 2 years. Gombe National Park,...
Fabrice Cahez / Red fox (Vulpes vulpes) cub sitting, rear view, Vosges, France, May.
Uri Golman / Svalbard reindeer (Rangifer tarandus platyrhynchus) in velvet, resting, Svalbard, Norway, August.
Tony Heald / Hanuman langur (Semnopithecus entellus) baby next to mother, Bandhavgarh National Park, India.
Tony Heald / Hanuman langur (Semnopithecus entellus) eating coconut husk, Bandhavgarh National Park, India. March.
Pete Oxford / Konyak Naga tattooed Ang or Chief. Only someone who has killed and taken a human head can be tattooed in this manner. Mon district. Nagaland, North East India, October 2014.
Pete Oxford / Woman inside Nyshi Long House, Nyshi Tribe, Arunachal Pradesh.North East India, November 2014.
Cyril Ruoso / Red fox (Vulpes vulpes) cub, Burgundy, France, May.
Dave Watts / Dark green fritillary (Argynnis aglaja) on pink clover, south west France.
Bruno D'Amicis / Fennec fox (Vulpes zerda) displayed in the market (souk), of a Tunisian town. This species is adapted to silence and solitude of the desert, this individual that had been caught as an adult showed cle...
Andrew Parkinson / Brown hare (Lepus europaeus) adult sitting in a snow covered field. Derbyshire, UK, January.
Fiona Rogers / Dusky leaf monkey (Trachypithecus obscurus) baby on a branch . Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park, Thailand. March 2015.
Anup Shah / Dusky leaf monkeys (Trachypithecus obscurus) in tree, one holding baby . Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park, Thailand.
Staffan Widstrand / Arctic fox (Vulpes lagopus) in winter coat, sitting, Spitsbergen, Svalbard, Norway, September
Denis-Huot / Lioness (Panthera leo) playing with a lost baby Wildebeest (Connochaetes taurinus), Masai-Mara Game Reserve, Kenya
Cyril Ruoso / Western lowland gorilla (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) female suckling baby, captive at Monkey Valley Zoo. Non-ex
Cyril Ruoso / Surrogate mother holding orphan Bonobo (Pan paniscus) and her own baby Lola ya Bonobo Sanctuary, Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Ole Jorgen Liodden / Man resting by tree with small fire, with Northern Lights in the sky above, Valdres, Norway, January 2005.
Ole Jorgen Liodden / Grey-cheeked mangabey (Lophocebus albigena) in Nyungwe NP, Rwanda
Erlend Haarberg / Arctic fox (Alopex lagopus) silhouetted against stormy sky, Dovrefjell-Sunndalsfjella National Park, Norway, July.
Erlend Haarberg / Arctic fox (Alopex lagopus) cubs playing, Dovrefjell-Sunndalsfjella National Park, Norway, July.
Erlend Haarberg / Arctic fox (Alopex lagopus) cubs sitting, Dovrefjell-Sunndalsfjella National Park, Norway, July.