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2021 Competition winners (Over 18 category)

© Ángel Plata Sánchez

Winner - Chrysolina banksii, Ángel Plata Sánchez

Winner - Chrysolina banksii, Ángel Plata Sánchez
© Dorothy Mathews

Commended - Ruby-tailed Wasp, Dorothy Mathews

Commended - Ruby-tailed Wasp, Dorothy Mathews
© Ángel Plata Sánchez

Commended - African carpenter ant (Camponotus maculatus), Ángel Plata Sánchez

Commended - African carpenter ant (Camponotus maculatus), Ángel Plata Sánchez
© Tim Crabb

Commended - Acorn and Nut Weevil on a type of Foxtail grass seed head, Tim Crabb

Commended - Acorn and Nut Weevil on a type of Foxtail grass seed head, Tim Crabb
© Glenn McNeil

Commended - Small emerald moth, Glenn McNeil 

Commended - Small emerald moth, Glenn McNeil 
© Dibakar Roy

Commended - Babies it's your lunch time, Dibakar Roy

Commended - Babies it's your lunch time, Dibakar Roy
© Rory Lewis

Commended - Lovers in the Meadow, Rory Lewis

Commended - Lovers in the Meadow, Rory Lewis
© Ángel Plata Sánchez

Commended - Mole cricket foreleg (Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa), Ángel Plata Sánchez

Commended - Mole cricket foreleg (Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa), Ángel Plata Sánchez
© Bailey Carswell-Morris

Commended - Familiar Colours, Harlequin ladybird (Harmonia axyridis), Bailey Carswell-Morris

Commended - Familiar Colours, Harlequin ladybird (Harmonia axyridis), Bailey Carswell-Morris
© Katarzyna Bukowska

Commended - Pearl-bordered Fritillaries (Boloria euphrosyne), Katarzyna Bukowska

Commended - Pearl-bordered Fritillaries (Boloria euphrosyne), Katarzyna Bukowska
© Jamie Spensley

Commended - Sawfly larvae, Jamie Spensley

Commended - Sawfly larvae, Jamie Spensley
© Katarzyna Bukowska

Commended - Silver-studded Blue (Plebejus argus), Katarzyna Bukowska

Commended - Silver-studded Blue (Plebejus argus), Katarzyna Bukowska
© Tim Crabb

Commended - Extreme close-up of a female Blue-tailed Damselfly, Tim Crabb

Commended - Extreme close-up of a female Blue-tailed Damselfly, Tim Crabb
© Alland Dharmawan

Commended - A fire ant is trying hard to cross to the other side, Alland Dharmawan

Commended - A fire ant is trying hard to cross to the other side, Alland Dharmawan

Did you know?

Ant supercolonies

Ant supercolonies can be made up of thousands of nests and hundreds of thousands of workers.

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