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2020 Competition winners (Over 18 category)

© Alan Clark

First place - Alan Clark (UK)

German wasps drinking

First place - Alan Clark (UK)
German wasps drinking
© Petar Sabol

2nd Place - Petar Sabol (Croatia)

Aphid family

2nd Place - Petar Sabol (Croatia)
Aphid family
© Phooi Leng Ho

Specially Commended - Phooi Leng Ho (Malaysia)

A mother's love

Specially Commended - Phooi Leng Ho (Malaysia)
A mother's love
© Phooi Leng Ho

Specially Commended - Phooi Leng Ho (Malaysia)

Ready for the party

Specially Commended - Phooi Leng Ho (Malaysia)
Ready for the party
© Andrew Murray

Specially Commended - Andrew Murray (USA)

Gnat ogre robber fly

Specially Commended - Andrew Murray (USA)
Gnat ogre robber fly
© João Petronilho

Specially Commended - João Petronilho (Portugal)

Conehead mantis

Specially Commended - João Petronilho (Portugal)
Conehead mantis
© Petar Sabol

Specially Commended - Petar Sabol (Croatia)

Southern festoon

Specially Commended - Petar Sabol (Croatia)
Southern festoon
© Tim Crabb

Specially Commended - Tim Crabb (UK)

Rose aphid on a rose blossom

Specially Commended - Tim Crabb (UK)
Rose aphid on a rose blossom
© Karunakaran Parameswaran Pillai

Highly Commended - Karunakaran Parameswaran Pillai (India)

Bridging weaver ants

Highly Commended - Karunakaran Parameswaran Pillai (India)
Bridging weaver ants
© Elizabeth Cooksey

Highly Commended - Elizabeth Cooksey (UK)

Walking through time

Highly Commended - Elizabeth Cooksey (UK)
Walking through time
© Kit Chang

Highly Commended - Kit Chang (Macao S.A.R.)

Ovipositing

Highly Commended - Kit Chang (Macao S.A.R.)
Ovipositing
© Pascal Grüner

Highly Commended - Pascal Grüner (Germany)

European paper wasp

Highly Commended - Pascal Grüner (Germany)
European paper wasp
© Beverley Brouwer

Highly Commended - Beverley Brouwer (Netherlands)

Wasp on mushroom

Highly Commended - Beverley Brouwer (Netherlands)
Wasp on mushroom
© Simon Carder

Commended - Simon Carder (UK)

Here comes the sun

Commended - Simon Carder (UK)
Here comes the sun
© Simon Carder

Commended - Simon Carder (UK)

Butterfly meadow

Commended - Simon Carder (UK)
Butterfly meadow
© Ching-Shan Lin

Commended - Ching-Shan Lin (Taiwan)

Mother taking care of her fungus garden 

Commended - Ching-Shan Lin (Taiwan)
Mother taking care of her fungus garden 
© Louis Nicholls

Commended - Louis Nicholls (UK)

Ghost waits in the dark for prey

Commended - Louis Nicholls (UK)
Ghost waits in the dark for prey
© Liesbeth Ploeg

Commended - Liesbeth Ploeg (Netherlands)

Just jaw dropping

Commended - Liesbeth Ploeg (Netherlands)
Just jaw dropping

Did you know?

Most Loving Parents

Earwig and parent bug mothers protect and feed their young, sexton beetle parents feed their young until they die.

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