Pseudopus apodus

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Anacamptis morio

Russia, North-Western Caucasus, Krasnodar Territory, the green-winged orchid, Россия, Северо-Западный Кавказ, Краснодарский край, ятрышник раскрашенный, Anacamptis morio ssp. caucasica, Anacamptis morio, дремлик кавказский

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Xysticus sp. Perillus bioculatus Leptinotarsa decemlineata_Krasnodar Territory_North-Western Caucasus_spider_true bug_larvae_beetle_stink bug

Two versus one

It is known that carnivorous the two-spotted stink bug (Perillus bioculatus) feed mainly on the larvae and eggs of the Colorado beetle. Once, during observations of these bugs, I saw such a scene: one bug and one spider-boat Xysticus sp. attacked a larva of the Colorado potato beetle at a time. Both predators made enormous […]

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Perillus bioculatus

Photos of Perillus bioculatus, in natural conditions, North-Western Caucasus, Krasnodar Territory, Фотографии клопа-периллюса, в естественных условиях, Северо-Западный Кавказ, Краснодарский край

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Dolichophis caspius_Krasnodar Territory_North-Western Caucasus_snake_Caspian whipsnake

The Caspian whipsnake

The Caspian whipsnake (Dolichophis caspius) is widespread in South and South-Eastern Europe. This is one of the largest snakes in Europe. In length it can reach 2 m. There are specimens found up to 2.5 m long. The Caspian whipsnake prefers dry habitats: forest edges with thickets of spiny bushes, stony slopes with sparse vegetation, […]

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