Links and Downloads

Yorkshire's aculeate species - click the link for an account of their characteristics, groups and species.

BWARS - the Bees, Wasps, and Ants recording Society

Checklist of species data

Insect Section Menu

Grasshoppers and Crickets

The Grasshoppers & Crickets sub-section of the YNU


Mayfly recording in Yorkshire

Plant Galls

Plant gall recording in the YNU

Isopoda, Myriapoda and Pseudoscorpiones

Woodlice, millipedes, centipedes and false scorpions


Insect recording in Yorkshire

Insect Events

List of up coming events

Insect Section News

News from the YNU's Insect Section


Caddisflies or Trichoptera, (meaning, from the Greek trichos a hair and pteron a wing; hairy-wing

Bees, wasps and ants

The Bees, Wasps and Ants Sub-Section of the YNU.


StoneStoneflies, belonging to the Insect order Plecoptera, are so called because the adults of th

Parasitic Wasps

The Parasitic Wasp Sub-Section of the YNU.


Recording sawflies in Yorkshire


The beetle sub-section of the YNU.

Butterflies and Moths

The butterflies and moths sub-section of the YNU.

Hemiptera, Neuroptera & Odonata

Plant bugs, lacewings, dragonflies and damselflies


Diptera recording in Yorkshire

Main Contacts

Chairman and Secretary of the Entomological Section

Sub Section Menu: Bees, Wasps and Ants

Gill Perkins, the Conservation Manager for the Bumblebee Conservation Trust has appealed to the Y


All contacts relating to the bees, wasps and ants sub-section can be found here.


All the latest news for the bees, wasps and ants sub-section can be found here: 

Links and Downloads

Special Links and downloads for the bees, wasps and ants sub-section: