Images for Media Stories about the Encyclopedia of Life

The following images have been made available by members of the Encyclopedia of Life Flickr Group for use in media stories about the EOL project. Permission is granted to use the high resolution versions of these images in stories about EOL distributed online or in print for commercial and non-commercial purposes. Please be sure to credit copyright owners as indicated in image captions below.


European Green Toad, Bufo viridis, © Matt Reinbold.
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Eye of a European Green Toad, Bufo viridis, © Matt Reinbold.
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Elderberry Borer

Elderberry Borer, Desmocerus palliatus, © Ken-ichi Ueda.
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Pipevine Swallowtail--detail of wing

Close-up of the wing of a freshly-emerged Pipevine Swallowtail, Battus philenor, © Patrick Coin.
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Stereum ostrea (Golden Curtain Crust or False Turkey-tail Fungus)

False Turkey-tail Fungus, Stereum ostrea, © Arthur Chapman.
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Reina de la noche

Queen of the Night, Harrisia jusbertii, © Katja Schulz.
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Additional images are available in the Best High Resolution Images on EOL and the High Resolution Images Available For Commercial Use collections. When using images other than the ones posted above, please be sure to respect the licensing restrictions imposed by the copyright owner. Many images are available for commercial use only with explicit permission from the copyright owner. To access high resolution versions of images on EOL, click on the image to go to the image info page then look for the View full-size image link in the right sidebar. This is also where you will find the license for each image that specifies conditions of reuse.