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National Insect Week returns in 2022
(Ancient Greek - derma = skin ; pteron = wing)
Found under rocks in most gardens, elongate and dorso-ventrally flattened
National Insect Week encourages people of all ages to learn more about insects.
Every two years, the Royal Entomological Society organises the week, supported by a large number of partner organisations with interests in the science, natural history and conservation of insects.
Discover insects now
The Lundy cabbage flea beetle is endemic to Lundy island, UK, living only on one strip of habitat.
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