Articles Tagged with “beetle”

2 Articles found tagged with “beetle”.

  • G is for Glow worm

    The gentle green glow which gives this special insect its name emanates from the lower abdomen of females on summer evenings, peaking in June and July.

    By Chris Foster on 15th April 2013
  • C is for Carpet Beetle

    Members of the family specialise in scavenging a variety of plant and animal matter from hair and dry skin to pollen to dead insects, which probably explains the long-dead specimens resembling the aforementioned A.verbasci littering the deceased-fly-detritus rich windowsills of a rather crumbling flat I lived in last year.

    By Chris Foster on 22nd February 2013