I came across dozens of these Soldier Beetles when I was out earlier today. Most of them were in pairs, mating but there were a few solitary ones.
I came across this little weevil earlier today, not in nettles but in a clump of cow parsley. The striking iridescent blue colour made it stand out from the surrounding … View the full post
I went for a walk earlier today and came across quite a few Damselflies along the bank of the Dewsbury Cut. I’ve posted three shots, two of Blue-tailed Damselflies and … View the full post
A few shots of some very plentiful Soldier Beetles taken earlier today. Three of the shots are of the Common Red Soldier Beetle (Rhagonycha fulva) and one is of a … View the full post
Three close-ups of a Dutch Iris flower taken after a rain shower a few days ago.
Three shots of Bees taken in the garden earlier today.
Three recent shots of Ladybirds. Unfortunately two of the images are of the alien Harlequins, the other being the native species.
Four shots of a Bumble Bee collecting pollen from some Allium flowers in the garden, earlier today.
Four shots of bugs taken a couple of days ago. Two unknown (to me, at least) Beetles, a Ladybird ans a Shieldbug.