Thursday, 31 October 2013
Wednesday, 30 October 2013
Tuesday, 29 October 2013
The white lion is a rare color mutation of the Kruger subspecies of lion (Panthera leo krugeri) found in some wildlife reserves in South Africa and in zoos around the world. White lions are not a separate subspecies and are thought to be indigenous to the Timbavati region of South Africa for centuries, although the earliest recorded sighting in this region was in 1938.
Sunday, 27 October 2013
Chrysolina cerealis, the rainbow leaf beetle or Snowdon beetle, is a brightly coloured Eurasian leaf beetle. It is found in montane grassland from Norway to northern Italy, and from Ussuri in the east to Snowdonia in the west.