Invertebrates

Description

Gerris sp.

blue surface

Mount Limbara, Sardinia

Description

Calosoma sycophanta

running colours

Adige Valley, Veneto

Description

Cteniza sauvagesi

sudden catch of a passing isopod

Porto Conte Regional Park, Sardinia

Description

Calopteryx splendens

dawn

Ticino Valley Natural Park, Lombardy

Description

Oryctes nasicornis

male's silhouette

Busto Arsizio, Lombardy

Description

Saga pedo

vortex

Trebbia Valley, Emilia-Romagna

Description

Ameles spallanzania

full moon night

Porto Conte Regional Park, Sardinia

Description

Latrodectus tredecimguttatus

running death

Porto Conte Regional Park, Sardinia

Description

Spermophora senoculata

burnt darkness

Porto Conte Regional Park, Sardinia

Description

Dicyrtoma dorsosignata

the dome

Porto Conte Regional Park, Sardinia

Description

Gonepteryx rhamni

love in the air

Parco Pineta, Lombardy

Description

Phalangium opilio

burning leaf

Porto Conte Regional Park, Sardinia

Description

Orgya antiqua

bristles

Adda river surroundings, Lombardy

Description

Hyles euphorbiae

growing

nearby Brembo river, Lombardy

Description

Sphecidae

silence

Bosco Fontana Natural Reserve, Lombardy

Description

Lucanus cervus

woodlands' fighter

Bosco Fontana Natural Reserve, Lombardy

Description

Cerura (Dicranura) vinula

the mask

Aveto valley, Emilia-Romagna

Description

Cyrba algerina

eyes

Porto Conte Regional Park, Sardinia

Description

Linyphia triangularis

pearls seeker

Valcuvia, Lombardy

Description

Chernetidae sp.

mushroom's lamellae or desert dunes?

Porto Conte Regional Park, Sardinia

Description

Empusa pennata

scars

Porto Conte Regional Park, Sardinia

Description

Podura aquatica

the Eye (surface tension)

Varese province, Lombardy

Description

Saturnia pavoniella

symmetries

Valcuvia, Lombardy

Description

Ischyropsalis carli

pincers in the orange

Valcuvia, Lombardy

Description

Chthonius sp.

amber veins

Valcuvia, Lombardy

Description

Diptera sp.

the musician

Lombardy

Description

Marmorana serpentina

stargazing snail

Porto Conte Regional Park, Sardinia

Description

Latrodectus tredecimguttatus

first record of predation upon ocellated skink (Chalcides ocellatus)

Porto Conte Regional Park, Sardinia

Description

Sminthurus hispanicus

the net

Porto Conte Regional Park, Sardinia

Description

Euscorpius concinnus

on the edge

Siena province, Tuscany

Description

Ptenothrix italica

uphill

Porto Conte Regional Park, Sardinia

Description

Aedes albopictus

self-portrait of a blood test

Busto Arsizio, Lombardy

Description

Chrysopidae sp.

gold wings

Busto Arsizio, Lombardy

Description

Polistes gallicus

fake moons

Porto Conte Regional Park, Sardinia

Description

Olios argelasius

green mosaic

Porto Conte Regional Park, Sardinia

Description

Rhomphaea sp.

green rays

Porto Conte Regional Park, Sardinia

Description

Mitopus morio

hanging

Valcuvia, Lombardy

Description

Libelloides coccajus

weavings

Modena's Apennines, Emilia-Romagna

Description

Ctenocephalides felis

ready to jump

Porto Conte Regional Park, Sardinia

Description

Calopteryx splendens

white silence

Ticino Valley Natural Park, Lombardy

Description

Thomisus onustus

predation

Trebbia Valley, Emilia-Romagna

Description

Pellenes sp.

suspended snail

Macerata province, Marche

Description

Atypus piceus

wandering

Varese province, Lombardy

Description

Acronicta alni

shadow colours

Varese province, Lombardy

Description

Centrotus cornutus

imperfect mimicry

Macerata province, Marche

Description

Oberea oculata

leaves pattern

Astico valley, Veneto

Description

Chtonius sp.

predator among reflexes

Porto Conte Regional Park, Sardinia

Description

Anoplius viaticus on Hogna radiata

paralized

Macerata province, Marche

Description

Cucullia verbasci

painted beauty

Valcuvia, Lombardy

Description

Cicada orni

time of change

Porto Conte Regional Park, Sardinia

Description

Lucanus cervus

intruder

Varese province, Lombardy

Description

Arge pagana

egg-laying

Varese province, Lombardy

Description

Mantis religiosa

the last summer

Abruzzo Lazio and Molise National Park, Abruzzo

Description

Lucanus cervus

the mummy

Varese province, Lombardy