insects

A chequred skipper butterfly, photographed in Scotland
Extinct butterfly flies in England again after more than 40 years. 
Northern colletes
Buglife has launched a national poll to choose a bug for each nation.
Research has shown that neonicotinoids are harmful to honeybees and other wildli
Outdoor use of these neonicotinoid insecticides will not be allowed.
Ashleigh Whiffin discusses why carrion beetles are so important and interesting, and which species you can look out for. 
Cuckoo bumblebee
BBC Wildlife contributer Richard Jones discusses these imposters.
Scientists have discovered a parallel between honeybee colonies and the neurons in a brain.
A male white-faced mason bee
Conservationists are asking the public to look out for an under recorded species.
The dronefly, Eristalis tenax, was one of the the hoverfly species studied
New study shows the fates of these pollinating insects may be closely linked.
White-letter hairstreak egg at Lennel
A declining butterfly could now be breeding in Scotland for the first time in over 130 years.
New research shows that yellow meadow ants have created nearly half a million anthills in Richmond Park.
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