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Pal Hermansen / Arctic skuas (Stercorarius parasiticus) in flight, ready to attack anyone walking too close to their nest nearbyHotellneset, Svalbard archipelago. July.
Ross Hoddinott / Common blue butterflies (Polyommatus icarus) roosting in morning light, Devon, UK. July.
Alex Hyde / False-coloured scanning electron micrograph of a Thrip's (Thysanoptera) head, the bulging compound eyes can be seen on either side of the head, with sensory hairs sprouting between the individual unit...
David Weiller / Long-nosed horned frog (Pelobatrachus nasutus) juvenile close up portrait, closing its eyes, showing the nictitating membrane, Crocker Range, Sabah, Borneo, July.
David Weiller / Bagworm moth caterpillar (Psychidae) crawling over a leaf whilst carrying its cocoon casing, decorated with pieces of leaf to protect and disguise itself from predators, Crocker Range, Sabah, Borneo,...
David Weiller / Bagworm moth caterpillar (Psychidae) crawling around a leaf from within its silk cocoon decorated with pieces of leaf to protect and disguise itself from predators, Crocker Range, Sabah, Borneo, July.
Doug Allan / Polar bear (Ursus maritimus) male well fed, jumping over a crack in the melting pack ice before sniffing and tasting the air, Svalbard, July, 2015.
Lukas Schaefer / Aerial tracking shot revealing the Dolomite Mountain range through the cloud and fog at sunset, Passo Fedaia, Marmolada, Italy, July.
Neil Challis / Long-tailed macaque (Macaca fascicularis) male and small puppy facing up to each other, Central Thailand, July.
Juan Carlos Munoz / Iberian hare (Lepus granatensis) portrait, Castile La Mancha, Spain. July.
David Tipling / Roe deer (Capreolus capreolus) doe with fawns in stubble field after harvest, mid summer, North Norfolk, UK. July.
Terry Whittaker / Two Arctic fox (Vulpes lagopus) cubs playing together near den, Hornvik, Hornstrandir Nature reserve, Iceland, July.