Skip to main content

68 days to go to Insect Week

Insect colouring sheets from Jennifer Delaney

Colouring sheets by illustrator Jennifer Delaney, taken from the book Life under the Lens.

Wasp head, tick, honeybee head and butterfly eggs.

i

Did you know?

Chitin

Chitin is the major molecule in insect cuticles, combined with proteins it hardens surfaces like beetle wing covers.

Tweet this or follow @insectweek