David Element

Wildlife Photography

and Digital Video Images

 

Chalk Downland Insects

 

                

 

                   GREAT GREEN BUSH-CRICKET Tettigonia viridissima (m)

 

                

 

                 STRIPE-WINGED GRASSHOPPER Stenobothrus lineatus (f)

 

                

 

                      RUFOUS GRASSHOPPERS Gomphocerippus rufus (m,f)

 

                

 

                                    DUSKY COCKROACH Ectobius lapponicus (f)

 

                

 

                                    BRASSICA  BUGS Eurydema oleracea (m,f)

 

                

 

                                          BOX BUG Gonocerus acuteangulatus

 

                

 

                                             CLOUDED YELLOW Colias croceus

 

                

 

                                        CHALKHILL BLUE Lysandra coridon (m)

 

                

 

                                        ADONIS BLUE Lysandra bellargus (m,f)

 

                

 

                                     DARK GREEN FRITILLARY Argynnis aglaja

 

                

 

                                       MARBLED WHITE Melanargia galathea

 

                

 

                                               GRIZZLED SKIPPER Pyrgus malvae

 

                

 

                              SILVER-SPOTTED SKIPPER Hesperia comma (m)

 

                

 

                        COMMON CRIMSON-AND-GOLD Pyrausta purpuralis

 

                

 

                     HUMMINGBIRD HAWK MOTH Macroglossum stellatarum

 

                

 

                                                    LACE BORDER Scopula ornata

 

                

 

                              CHALK CARPET Scotopteryx bipunctaria cretata

 

                

 

                                                TREBLE-BAR Aplocera plagiata

 

                

 

                                       BURNET COMPANION Euclidia glyphica

 

                

 

                                              GREATER BEE-FLY Bombylius major 

 

                

 

                                       HOVERFLY Chrysotoxum festivum (m)

 

                

 

                               HOVERFLY Chrysotoxum cautum (f) OVIPOSITING

 

                

 

                                               HOVERFLY Doros profuges (f)

 

                

 

                                               HOVERFLY Callicera aurata (f)

 

                

 

                                     TACHINID FLY Gymnosoma rotundatum

 

                

 

                               YELLOW-LEGGED MINING BEE Andrena flavipes

 

                

 

                                MINING BEE Andrena hattorfiana (f) (RED FORM)

 

                

 

                                   LEAF-CUTTER BEE Megachile willughbiella

 

                

 

                                    GREEN TIGER BEETLE Cicindela campestris

 

                

 

                                      TORTOISE BEETLE Pilenostoma fastuosa

 

                

 

                     THICK-LEGGED FLOWER-BEETLE Oedemera nobilis (m)

 

 

 

 

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