Tags » Invertebrates

Dung beetle transporting dung, video

This is a video about a dung beetle transporting dung; while a slug watches.

Michael de Vries in the Netherlands made this video.

Related articles… 51 more words

Birds eat harmful caterpillars

This 4 May 2015 video from the Netherlands is about blue tits and great tits, feeding on caterpillars which are harmful to humans.

Oak processionary… 164 more words


Slide Sorting Project

During my last quarter at WWU, I was able to work in the lab of one of my favorite professors sorting slides. For the Invertebrate Zoology class lab, each desk gets a box full of slides they’ll be using throughout the quarter, and they were in some serious need of organizing. 443 more words


Amber discovery on Texel island beach

Translated from Ecomare museum on Texel island in the Netherlands:

Ecomare on Thursday, April 30th, 2015

It is the dream of every beach walker: to find…

218 more words

Earthworm ID weekend with the Earthworm Society of Britain

There are 27 species of earthworms in the UK.  We think.  Surprisingly, for such a familiar animal, they are substantially under-recorded and the Earthworm Society of Britain… 374 more words