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National Insect Week returns in 2022
The London Natural History Society have guides to the top 10 species of butterflies, dragonflies, moths, bumblebees and hemiptera (true bugs) in the London area.
Download from the LNHS website.
London Natural History Society 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
Butterfly and moth wings have scales, as well as creating species' patterns these help control body temperature.
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