Wednesday, December 23, 2020

Christmas Greetings...

To all followers of The Purple Empire - 

(This wont end well. They hate each other's guts!)


Thursday, December 17, 2020

Apatura iris Genome

Feeling very privileged to be granted access to the early draft of the first Apatura iris genome data which will ultimately be released under the Darwin Tree of Life Project. Really great to see that folks are making good progress with this.

Monday, December 14, 2020

Jacob Rees-Mogg

  This year's hibernating larvae are named after some of our politicians ('Donald', 'Boris', 'Margaret Hilda' etc.), so I wont be too upset if they get eaten by tits.  Here's 'Jacob', a lovely mottled grey form -