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The opinions expressed here represent my own views and not those of my employer. Comments on posts represent the opinions of others. Alan Cann is the author of two highly successful textbooks, has served on the editorial boards of numerous scientific journals, creator of MicrobiologyBytes.com, Internet Consulting Editor of the Annals of Botany.  Has worked as a consultant for numerous educational and scientific institutions, and have published extensively on educational research. Principles of Molecular Virology http://www.amazon.com/Principles-Molecular-Virology-Fifth-Alan/dp/012384939X/ Maths from Scratch for Biologists http://www.amazon.com/Maths-Scratch-Biologists-Alan-Cann/dp/0471498351/ All original content I post here is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ If you would like me to follow you here I need to see: 1. A profile picture. 2. A description of you and your interests. 3. Regular postings here which are of interest to me.

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I love it. 10cc Roesel’s Bush-cricket, Metrioptera roeselii. Nikon D5200 Tokina 100mm f22 1/125 ISO 400
I love it. 10cc Roesel's Bush-cricket, Metrioptera roeselii. Nikon D5200 Tokina 100mm f22 1/125 ISO 400
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Meadow Crane’s-bill, Geranium pratense. Nikon D5200 Tokina 100mm f16 1/125 ISO 400
Meadow Crane's-bill, Geranium pratense. Nikon D5200 Tokina 100mm f16 1/125 ISO 400
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Nettle Weevil, Phyllobius pomaceus. Nikon D5200 Tokina 100mm f22 1/90 ISO 400 I like weevils, but there are so many green ones they are virtually impossible to identify for a mere mortal like me. Unless you catch them munching on their food plant. This is…
Nettle Weevil, Phyllobius pomaceus. Nikon D5200 Tokina 100mm f22 1/90 ISO 400 I like weevils, but there are so many green ones they are virtually impossible to identify for a mere mortal like me. U...
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Nikon D5200 Tokina 100mm f8 1/180 ISO 200
Nikon D5200 Tokina 100mm f8 1/180 ISO 200
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Banded Demoiselle, Calopteryx splendens. Nikon D5200 Tamron 150-600mm f11 150mm 1/90 ISO 400 Not rare, but always welcome.
Banded Demoiselle, Calopteryx splendens. Nikon D5200 Tamron 150-600mm f11 150mm 1/90 ISO 400 Not rare, but always welcome.
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Yellow-barred Long-horn moth, Nemophora degeerella. Nikon D5200 Tokina 100mm f22 1/90 ISO 400 Now if only I could work out why they called it that…
Yellow-barred Long-horn moth, Nemophora degeerella. Nikon D5200 Tokina 100mm f22 1/90 ISO 400 Now if only I could work out why they called it that...
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Common Green Grasshopper, Omocestus viridulus. Nikon D5200 Tokina 100mm f16 1/90 ISO 200 It’s common, it’s green, it’s a grasshopper. What else do you need to know? That I have fond memories of grasshoppers on long summer afternoons from my childhood. And…
Common Green Grasshopper, Omocestus viridulus. Nikon D5200 Tokina 100mm f16 1/90 ISO 200 It's common, it's green, it's a grasshopper. What else do you need to know? That I have fond memories of gra...
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Painted Lady, Vanessa cardui. Sony DSC-HX20V f4.5 18mm 1/320 ISO 100 It’s enough to turn a chap’s head – although based on the shape of the abdomen, I think this Lady is a bloke? Interesting Painted Lady fact: This is the only butterfly species ever to…
Painted Lady, Vanessa cardui. Sony DSC-HX20V f4.5 18mm 1/320 ISO 100 It's enough to turn a chap's head - although based on the shape of the abdomen, I think this Lady is a bloke? Interesting Painte...
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Sulphur Tuft, Hypholoma fasciculare. Sony DSC-HX20V f3.2 4.5mm 1/15 ISO 800 Out early in the morning after the heavy rain and there was a very different feeling. Quite cool and a brown hare which had spent the night sheltering in the wood went crashing…
Sulphur Tuft, Hypholoma fasciculare. Sony DSC-HX20V f3.2 4.5mm 1/15 ISO 800 Out early in the morning after the heavy rain and there was a very different feeling. Quite cool and a brown hare which h...
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I am a little Glow-worm Waiting for the sun to pass I’m happy I’m a Glow-worm Cos the sun shines out my ass. Glow worm, Lampyris noctiluca. Nikon D5200 Tokina 100mm f5.6 1/30 ISO 1000
I am a little Glow-worm Waiting for the sun to pass I'm happy I'm a Glow-worm Cos the sun shines out my ass. Glow worm, Lampyris noctiluca. Nikon D5200 Tokina 100mm f5.6 1/30 ISO 1000
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Long-tailed tit. Nikon D5200 Tamron 150-600mm f9.5 600mm 1/750 ISO 400 This youngster, still slightly wide-eyed at the world, was quite confident because he wasn’t alone but part of a small flock. However, some of his mates were juvenile Blue Tits and…
Long-tailed tit. Nikon D5200 Tamron 150-600mm f9.5 600mm 1/750 ISO 400 This youngster, still slightly wide-eyed at the world, was quite confident because he wasn't alone but part of a small flock. ...
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Yellow Dung Fly, Scathophaga stercoraria. Nikon D5200 Tokina 100mm f22 1/250 ISO 200 We call them all dung flies, but only the larvae of only a few species of these flies feed on animal dung. The adults don’t, they eat insects and feed on flowers. I’m…
Yellow Dung Fly, Scathophaga stercoraria. Nikon D5200 Tokina 100mm f22 1/250 ISO 200 We call them all dung flies, but only the larvae of only a few species of these flies feed on animal dung. The a...
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