Insects in July

By Ralph Cartwright

Ralph Cartwright from Sutherland Group is a keen photographer and close observer of plants in his garden at Engadine.

Ralph took these photos to share as part of the Sutherland Group meeting in July on insects with Professor Dieter Hochuli from the University of Sydney.

Beetle and Thysanotus by Ralph Cartwright
Upside down beetle and Thysanotus by Ralph Cartwright
Bluebanded bee on Grevillea sericea by Ralph Cartwright
Dragonfly on Grevillea sericea by Ralph Cartwright
Metallic carpenter bees (Xylocopa, previously Lestis) by Ralph Cartwright

See more of Ralph’s bug photos here.

Watch Dieter’s presentation on insects by Zoom on the APS NSW YouTube channel.