Earlier, I listed my favorite insect shots of the year from other photographers. Now it’s my turn. Here are my own best from 2010.

Lasioglossum bees gathering grass pollen

Isodontia wasp with a Strepsiptera parasite problem

Epic ant battle along the shore of Clinton Lake

Feeding the queen bee

Bumble bee among the Bergamots

An Australian strobe ant

Honey bee and New England Aster

A small hive beetle lurks in the comb

Odontomachus latidens, Borneo