Danny Green / Hazel Dormouse (Muscardinus avellanarius) hibernating amongst leaves and acorns. Captive. Leicestershire, UK, October.
Ann & Steve Toon / Hedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus) curled up sleeping in autumn leaves, UK, June, captive.
Matthew Maran / Great created grebe (Podiceps cristatus) with chick following, and person swimming in pond, Hampstead Heath, London, July 2014.
Michael Pitts / Green Turtle (Chelonia mydas) Hatchling swimming out to deep water from Karan Island after being released from boat. Saudi Arabia. Arabian Gulf.
Chris & Monique Fallows / Shy Albatros (Thalassarche cauta) swimming at surface with Blue sharks (Prionace glauca) below, Cape Point, South Africa.
Michel Roggo / Brown bear (Ursus arctos beringianus) fishing for Sockeye salmon in the Ozernaya River, Kamtchatka, Russia, August
Jurgen Freund / Spectral Tarsier (Tarsius tarsier) jumping on a grasshopper, Tangkoko National Park, North Sulawesi, Indonesia
Andy Rouse / Polar Bear (Ursus maritimus) sleeping in snowstorm. Svalbard, Norway. July.
Fred Olivier / Adelie penguin (Pygoscelis adeliae) fighting with neighbour with chick between, Antarctica.
Denis-Huot / Nile crocodile (Crocodylus niloticus) preparing to ambush Grant's gazelle (Nanger granti) Mara river, Masai-Mara game reserve, Kenya. Sequence 1 of 3.
Juan Carlos Munoz / Indochinese tiger (Panthera tigris corbetti) looking up, behind screen of leaves, captive, occurs in South East Asia
Bert Willaert / Fire Salamander (Salamandra salamandra) crossing the road with car approaching, France. November.
Tui De Roy / Flightless cormorants (Nannopterum harrisi) preening in nesting colony with volcanic eruption, Cape Hammond, Fernandina Island, Galapagos.
Gabriel Rojo / Orca (Orcinus orca) hunting sea lion pups, Peninsula Valdez, Patagonia Argentina
Fabrice Cahez / Brown Hare (Lepus europaeus) hidden in grass with only ears visible, Vosges, France, July.
Lou Coetzer / Impala (Aepyceros melampus) herd drinking near African elephant (Loxodonta africana) cow and calf, Chobe River, Botswana, May, Vulnerable species.
Staffan Widstrand / Walrus (Odobenus rosmaris) small group resting on ice floe, Svalbard, Norway, July
Rolf Nussbaumer / RF- Black-necked stilt (Himantopus mexicanus) four adults standing in water with one in flight. Dinero, Lake Corpus Christi, South Texas, USA. (This image may be licensed either as rights managed or r...