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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Blossom time #trees

 

 

Trees. Crab Apple, April 2017

 

For CP. (more…)

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Pertusaria hymenea #lichen

 

 

Lichen, Pertusaria hymenea, provisional identification, March 2017

 

Provisional identification. Seen on twig on woodland floor. (more…)

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Common Carder Bee #Bumblebees

 
Bumblebee, Common Carder Bee, provisional identification, March 2017

 

Bombus pascuorum. Provisional identification. (more…)

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Possibly an Inkcap (1) #fungi

 

 

Fungi, Glistening Inkcap pi, March 2017

 

Perhaps Coprinellus micaceus or Coprinopsis lagopus. Provisional identification. (more…)

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Feather-moss #moss

 

 

Moss, Common feather-moss, provisional identification, February 2017

 

Possibly Kindbergia praelonga. Provisional identification. (more…)

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Twig life #lichen

 

 

Lichens, Ramalina farinacea, Evernia prunastri, provisional identification, Februaryry 2017

 

Ramalina farinacea, foreground, and Evernia prunastri. Provisional identifications. (more…)

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Catkin corner (2) #trees

 

 

Trees, Alder, provisional identification, January 2017

 

Alder, Alnus glutinosa, provisional identification, bordering the pond. (more…)

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Frosty morning #plants

 

 

Flowers, Thistle, January 2017

 

Another stunning day of sun and frost. (more…)

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Apothecia #lichen

 

 

Lichen, Apothecia sp, provisional identification, January 2017

 

Possibly Lecanora argentata. (more…)

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