Friday, 5 August 2016

Butterflies at Uffington Castle

Chalkhill blue (m) Polyommatus coridon
Chalkhill blue (m) Polyommatus coridon
Painted lady (on horse muck) Vanessa Cardui

Painted lady (on horse muck) Vanessa Cardui

Small skipper Thymelicus sylvestris

Small skipper Thymelicus sylvestris
Brimstone Gonepterix rhamni
Bumblebee on knapweed

Bumblebee on knapweed

Wednesday, 6 July 2016

Another meadow

Large skipper (Ochlodes sylvanus)
Ringlet (Aphantopus hyperantus)
Drinker moth larva (Euthrix potatoria)
Flowering rush (Butomus umbellatus)
Pyramidal orchid (Anacamptis pyramidalis)


Monday, 27 June 2016

In a meadow

Longhorn beetle on pea
Soldier beetles on cow parsley
Yellow rattle
Agrimony
Marbled white
Marbled white
Barley - insect-free zone