Brown long-eared bat. Equipped with ears almost the same length as its body, this widely distributed tree dweller, found in woodlands such as Northamptonshire’s Fineshade Woods, doesn’t have to pursue prey in flight; it picks off invertebrates from leaves and bark. Credit: Getty.#bat #long-earedbat #edgechronicles
Rosy maple moth - The Rosy Maple Moth (Dryocampa rubicunda) is a North American moth in the Saturniidae family. Sometimes these moths become pests on maple trees. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dryocampa_rubicunda
L’image du jour : Eucalyptus jacksonii en Australie
The Red Tingle (Eucalyptus jacksonii) in Walpole Nornalup National Park of south west Western Australia is one of the tallest trees in the state and can measure up to 24 metres round at the base and grow to a height of 75 metres.