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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