Fruitflies (Drosophila) - From left: wild form, stubby winged ‘vestigal’-form, larva.
Sterba, G. and Mills, D. (Eds.) (1983). The Aquarium Encyclopedia. Poole: Blandford Books Ltd.
Artist: Peter Stebbing
Russell, F. S. and Yonge, M. (1975). The Seas: An introduction to the study of life in the sea. New York: Frederick Warne & Co Inc.
here is an acrylic painting I did of a fairy shrimp a few years ago. I really wish I had the time to do more observational work.
Cicada exoskeleton. Chalk pastel on paper, 8x10, July 2012.