The Lucanus Cervus or Stag Beetle is one of the biggest insects in the Iberian fauna. The male, with its enlarged mandibles, is particularly spectacular-looking. There are more than 40 species throughout Europe, reaching Occidental Russia.
Its scientific name is Scarabeus Laticollis. There are different sub-families such as Scarabaeus, Sisyphus and Phanaeus Vindex. It is an insect that feeds on feces. The Dung Beetle is medium-size, with strong hairy legs. Its antennae had nine joints that end in maces. It can be black, blue, green, brownish, yellow or red, sometimes iridescent, metallic or with dark spots.
'Mosquito' is a generic term used to name different families of insects from the Diptera order, more specifically from the Nematocera order.
Scorpions are arthropod animals within the class Arachnida, in which other animals such as dust mites, spiders are ticks are included.
Butterflies belong to the order Lepidoptera (from Greek 'lepis' meaning 'scale' and 'pteron' meaning 'wing').
There are lots of types of wasps, with different habits and structural features. They can be roughly divided into social and solitary wasps.
Flies are insects of the order Diptera. Their body is divided into head, thorax and abdomen. They have a pair of fully developed wings and a pair of hind wings that help flies to balance during flight.