The collection

Over 80% of the species alive today are arthropods. These include arachnids, crustaceans, insects and millipedes. There are over one million arthropod species in the world. Usually they reproduce sexually. Even water fleas are arthropods. As well as crabs. And the timberman beetle. And the tick.

Apis mellifera

Apis mellifera, Honey bee

Araneus diadematus

 

Araneus diadematus, Cross spider

Camponotus herculeanus

 

Camponotus herculeanus, Carpenter ant, queen

Geotrupes stercorosus

 

Geotrupes stercorosus, Dor beetle

Musca domestica

Musca domestica, Housefly

Paravespula vulgaris

Paravespula vulgaris, Wasp

Aeshna juncea

Aeshna juncea, Common hawker

Camponotus herculeanus

 

Camponotus herculeanus, Carpenter ant, worker