Large Skipper #butterflies

 

 

Butterflies, Large Skipper, July 2017

 

Ochlodes sylvanus. Provisional identification. (more…)

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Meadowsweet #plants

 

 

Flowers, Ground Elder, July 2017

 

Filipendula ulmaria, provisional identification.. (more…)

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Straw Dot #moths

 

 

Moths, Straw Dot, provisional identification, July 2017

 

Probably Rivula sericealis, which has a wing-span of 18-22mm. (more…)

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Hawkbit or Hawksbeard #wildflowers

 

 

Flowers, unidentified, June 2017

 

Possibly Nipplewort – Lapsana communis. (more…)

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Tapered Drone Fly #insects

 

 

Insects, Tapered drone fly, provisional identification, June 2017

 

Eristalis pertinax. Provisional identification. (more…)

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Tree Bumblebee #bees

 

 

Bees, Tree Bumblebee, provisional identification, June 2017

 

Bombus hypnorum. Provisional identification. (more…)

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Common Inkcap #fungi

 

 

Fungi, Common Inkcap, provisional identification, May 2017

 

Coprinopsis atramentaria, provisional identification. (more…)

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Mouse: Woodpile life (2/5) #wildlife

 

 

Fauna, Wood Mouse, provisional identification, May 2017

 

What might be a young Wood Mouse looked out and then retreated into its intricate moss nest after we moved logs. (more…)

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Bush Vetch #wildflowers

 

 

Flowers, Bush Vetch, provisional identification, May 2017

 

Vicia sepium, provisional identification. (more…)

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Bee Fly #insects

 

 

Insects, Bee Fly, May 2017

 

Bombylius major, provisional identification, landing on Ramsons,  Allium ursinum.

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Female Orange Tip #butterflies

 

 

Butterflies, Orange Tip, May 2017

 

Anthocharis cardamines feeding, possibly on Bush Vetch, Vicia sepium. (more…)

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Green Longhorn #moths

 

 

Insect, Green Longhorn, April 2017

 

With many thanks to Richard Jones for his help. Check out the Bugman Jones site. (more…)

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