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Milan Radisics / Female Red fox (Vulpes vulpes) waiting to be fed at the back entrance of a house, Hungary. January.
Heather Angel / Stigmas in female flowers of single Wax begonia (Begonia semperflorens group) mimic pollen laden stamens produced by male flowers but offer no reward to pollinators, which land on them and pollinate t...
Heather Angel / Darwin's slipper flower (Calceolaria uniflora) in UV light. Stamens and fleshy lip that provides food reward for polliator Least seedsnipe (Thinocorus rumicivorus) fluorescing. Native to Tierra de...
Heather Angel / Darwin's slipper flower (Calceolaria uniflora) in visible light. Stamens and fleshy lip that provides food reward for polliator Least seedsnipe (Thinocorus rumicivorus) fluorescing. Native to Tier...
Heather Angel / Narcissus bulb fly / Greater bulb fly (Merodon equestris), a bumblebee mimic, using probsocis to feed on pollen of Woolly rock rose (Halimium lasianthum). Purple blotches guide pollinators to reward.
PREMAPHOTOS / Caterpillar larva of lycaenid blue butterfly (Narathura sp). The green tree ants (Oecophylla smaragdina) protect the caterpillar which provides them with a sweet secretion as a reward, rainforest, Aus...
Mark Moffett / Gall Midge (Cecidomyiidae) gathering pollen from Cocoa (Theobroma cacao) flower by sticking its head inside a ??al pouch??at contains both pollen and a sticky nectar reward, Panama