National Insect Week returns in 2020
Friday, June 22, 2018 - 09:30 to 11:30
Join the Branch on the Great Orme to see moths and glowing beetles!
Please bring a torch! Everyone is to meet at the Pump House Shelter, West Shore, Llandudno.
(GR: SH 770 822, nearest post code: LL30 2AS).
*Please note: No dogs are allowed at this event and booking is essential.
For more information or to book your place, please contact the event leader, Mark Sheridan by calling: 07505214073 or emailing: [email protected]
To attend this event please register in advance.
There are lots of contenders here – possibly the pretty red and blue rove beetle Paederus – very, very tiny amounts of its poison have been used to cure chronic ulceration in people. Ladybirds are pretty poisonous (and pretty) and can bleed foul-tasting poisonous brightly coloured blood from their knees.