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0 0 Common Asphodel

Common Asphodel

by susannastrideIlles Balears, Spain

Garrigue

0 0 Grey-leaved Cistus

Grey-leaved Cistus

by susannastrideIlles Balears, Spain

Garrigue

1 1 Unnamed spotting

Unnamed spotting

by sabinaburrascanoRoviano, Lazio, Italy

Small shrub

0 0 Rose-chafer

Rose-chafer

by MargaritaOrlovaמחוז חיפה, Israel

Mediterranean garrigue

0 0 phrygana

phrygana

by StavrosApostolouΖωγράφου, Περιφέρεια Αττικής, Greece

4 0 Eggar caterpillar

Eggar caterpillar

by MargaritaOrlovaמועצה אזורית מטה יהודה, מחוז ירושלים, Israel

Mediterranean garrigue

1 1 Spotting

Spotting

by ericataubeTrets, Provence-Alpes-Côte-d'Azur, Tromelin Island

tiny ant found on a tiny heather blossom

1 1 Campaínhas-do-monte

Campaínhas-do-monte

by jcmoraisPortugal

in a calcareous garrigue at 600 mt altiude

3 0 Narrow-winged longhorhorn beetle

Narrow-winged longhorhorn beetle

by MargaritaOrlovaמחוז חיפה, Israel

Beetles in copula on a flower which is also their main food source.

0 2 Cicada

Cicada

by Frederic AnsermozCazevieille, Languedoc-Roussillon, Tromelin Island

First time I see this black and red stripped Cicada in South of France. Between ...

0 0 Thorny Broom (Calycotome infesta)

Thorny Broom (Calycotome infesta)

by robo_evolutisMonda, Andalucía, Spain

essential component of the garrigue. ...

1 0 Thécla de l'yeuse

Thécla de l'yeuse

by XiaoWeiAumelas, Languedoc-Roussillon, Tromelin Island

Front wing are dark brown. Back wing have orange and black spot and white ...

0 0 Spotting

Spotting

by Marie DoréRhône-Alpes, Tromelin Island

This fly was feeding on a Laserpitium sp., pollinating it in this way.

0 0 Eurrhypis pollinalis

Eurrhypis pollinalis

by estelle.dujardin.spaethProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Tromelin Island

Moth about 25-30mm wingspan found feeding on Thymus vulgaris. L.

1 0 Migratory Locust

Migratory Locust

by KostasZontanosΜακεδονία - Θράκη, Greece

Garrigue in the suburban forest of ...

4 5 Antlion

Antlion

by Frederic AnsermozCazevieille, Languedoc-Roussillon, Tromelin Island

Big Yellow, dark dragonfly with antennas. Between 10 and 12cm.

1 0 Iris

Iris

by Zlatan CelebicMarseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Tromelin Island

This wild Iris, (fam Iridaceae) grows in groups in mediterranean habitat. It ...

0 0 Grey-leaved cistus

Grey-leaved cistus

by Zlatan CelebicMarseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Tromelin Island

Round, evergreen and green-grey looking shrub, thanks to the waxy color of its ...

1 0 Millipede

Millipede

by Zlatan CelebicProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Tromelin Island

Black base color, with some hardly noticeable creamy spots on each segment. ...

2 0 Mediterranean house gecko

Mediterranean house gecko

by Zlatan CelebicCroatia

black and lidless eyes with a vertical pupil. The one (pictured) my son found ...

0 0 French lavender

French lavender

by DangermouseAlgarve, Portugal

Aromatic, much-branched and grey-green shrub. Leaves narrow, untoothed and ...

0 0 Grey-leaved cistus

Grey-leaved cistus

by DangermouseAlgarve, Portugal

Rounded, evergreen shrub. Leaves elliptical and flat with 3 veins and greyish ...

0 0 Large blue alkanet

Large blue alkanet

by DangermouseAlgarve, Portugal

Bristly, branched and upright perennial. Leaves narrow, lower ones stalked. ...

2 0 Mediterranean smilax

Mediterranean smilax

by DangermouseAlgarve, Portugal

Scambling scrub with prickly stems. Leaves triangular with a heart-shaped base ...

0 0 Narrow-leaved cistus

Narrow-leaved cistus

by DangermouseAlgarve, Portugal

Dense, evergreen shrub. Unstalked leaves are narrow, sticky above and hairy ...

0 0 Giant fennel

Giant fennel

by DangermouseAlgarve, Portugal

Imposing and distinctive perennial. Leaves large and feathery, being divided ...

0 0 Sargaço

Sargaço

by jcmoraisLisboa, Portugal

in a calcareous garrigue at 600 mt altitude

1 0 Bladder vetch

Bladder vetch

by DangermouseAlgarve, Portugal

Spreading, hairy annual. Leaves comprise 5 leaflets; terminal one largest. ...

0 0 Gum cistus

Gum cistus

by DangermouseAlgarve, Portugal

Sticky, aromatic shrub. Narrow leaves are dark green and shiny above but paler ...

1 0 Mirror bee-orchid

Mirror bee-orchid

by DangermouseAlgarve, Portugal

Basal leaves oval; narrower leaves sheathe lower part of stem. Flowers comprise ...

0 0 Common asphodel

Common asphodel

by DangermouseAlgarve, Portugal

Upright, hairless perennial. Leaves narrow and grey-green and basal. Flowers ...

0 0 Etruscan honeysuckle

Etruscan honeysuckle

by DangermouseAlgarve, Portugal

Deciduous shrub with twining stems. Leaves oval; lower ones stalked, those ...

0 0 Sea Squill

Sea Squill

by MarikaMartinezMalta, Malta

The tall stalks of the urginea pancration do not appear impressive, but close ...

0 0 Cleopatra butterfly caterpillar

Cleopatra butterfly caterpillar

by estelle.dujardin.spaethNans-les-Pins, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Tromelin Island

Cleopatra butterfly caterpillar found on a mediterranean buckthorn bush along ...

0 0 The Mastic Pistachio Tree

The Mastic Pistachio Tree

by MargaritaOrlovaמועצה אזורית מטה יהודה, מחוז ירושלים, Israel

Mastic is a dioecious evergreen shrub or small tree of the pistacio genus ...

0 0 Arrowed Rockcress

Arrowed Rockcress

by KostasZontanosΑποκεντρωμένη Διοίκηση Μακεδονίας - Θράκης, Greece

Perennial herbaceous plant (height about 50 cm.) in the Brassicaceae family. ...

2 0 Tremastelma

Tremastelma

by KostasZontanosΑποκεντρωμένη Διοίκηση Μακεδονίας - Θράκης, Greece

Flowers of violet color. Capitulum with outer florets larger than the others.

1 0 European Green Toad

European Green Toad

by Zlatan CelebicMarseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Tromelin Island

Rather large toad, covered with irregular dark green blotches, on a light-green ...

0 0 Bellflower

Bellflower

by KostasZontanosΑποκεντρωμένη Διοίκηση Μακεδονίας - Θράκης, Greece

Hairy biennial with one or more stems with clusters of tubular funnel shaped ...

1 0 Robber Fly

Robber Fly

by KostasZontanosΑποκεντρωμένη Διοίκηση Μακεδονίας - Θράκης, Greece

Robber fly (maybe Machimus chrysitis) with prey (probably caterpillar).

5 0 Old World swallowtail

Old World swallowtail

by MargaritaOrlovaמועצה אזורית חוף הכרמל, מחוז חיפה, Israel

A widespread species of a butterfly, appearing mostly in the spring and laying ...

3 0 Mediterranean horseshoe-vetch

Mediterranean horseshoe-vetch

by DangermouseAlgarve, Portugal

Much-branched annual with leaves comprising 3-7 pairs of oval leaflets. Flowers ...

1 0 Bumblebee pollinating Mediterranean catnip

Bumblebee pollinating Mediterranean catnip

by MargaritaOrlovaמחוז חיפה, Israel

Bumblebees are important pollinators existing mostly in the North of Israel. ...

0 0 The Large White

The Large White

by MargaritaOrlovaמחוז חיפה, Israel

The Large White female caught in the act of laying eggs on a Biscutella pland ...

0 0 Rosemary

Rosemary

by Zlatan CelebicProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Tromelin Island

Aromatic evergreen shrub, needle like leaves, with white or blue flowers.

2 5 Painted Lady

Painted Lady

by KostasZontanosΑποκεντρωμένη Διοίκηση Μακεδονίας - Θράκης, Greece

Painted Lady (♂) on mediterranean creeping thyme (Thymus longicaulis) flowers.

1 0 Millipede

Millipede

by Zlatan CelebicCroatia

Approx 10 - 12 cm in length. Two pairs pf legs per segment. Shiny ...

1 2 Bush cricket (nymph)

Bush cricket (nymph)

by Zlatan CelebicCroatia

Small cricket like insect, possibly a nymph, body length of some 1,5 cm. Mainly ...

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