16 July 2017

Hawk moths fly on warm nights in mid July and tonight was not exception. In the moth trap amongst other moths were the strange winged poplar hawk moth, the massive […]

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16 July 2017

The flying ants were emerging from the edge of our patio today, a wonderful site as the large females emerge, climb stems and set off for pastures new. Also emerging […]

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2 July 2017

White crab spiders are about and show up brightly on purplespear thistle flowers where they await their prey. Little they may be but if a small bumble bee or butterfly […]

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1 July 2017

A walk into Petersfield today allowed for my usual stop at the verges around the A272-A3 roundabout and I was rewarded by these 6-spot burnet moths feeding off spear thistle […]

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