Much like the bird from which it gets its name, the Hummingbird Hawkmoth (Macroglossum stellatarum) does not land on flowers to drink their nectar, but instead hovers next to them, drinking with its long proboscus.
The Lesser Kudu (Ammelaphus imberbis, formerly Tragelaphus imberbis). Unlike the Greater Kudu which is one of the slowest antelopes, the Lesser Kudu is one of the fastest, reaching running speeds of around
Amazing bugs, reptiles and amphibians photographed by Igor Siwanowicz
sting ray city -- never forget when my parents and sibs did this as part of our caribbean cruise. so funny to hear everyone scream when a stingray swam next to them or on their legs. such a weird feeling to reach out and touch them!