© Kenny Cro
National Insect Week returns in 2022
Basic information about some of Britain's commonest spider species.
Free to download and print from the British Arachnological Society website.
British Arachnological Website
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
Cockroaches can withstand forces 900 times their body weight by compressing their body cavity.
Tweet this or follow @insectweek
©2020 Royal Entomological Society Registered charity no. 213620
Patron: Her Majesty The Queen Vice patron: Lord Selborne
Terms & conditions Privacy