David Element

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WILDLIFE OF THE WANDLE CORRIDOR - INSECTS

 

 

                          

 

                       BANDED DEMOISELLE Calopteryx splendens (f)

 

             

 

                        LARGE RED DAMSELFLY Pyrrhosoma nymphula (m)

 

             

 

                              AZURE DAMSELFLY Coenagrion puella (m)

 

             

 

                BROAD-BODIED CHASER DRAGONFLY Libellula depressa (f)

 

             

 

                       MIGRANT HAWKER DRAGONFLY Aeshna mixta (m)

 

                             

 

                           ROESEL'S BUSH CRICKET Metrioptera roeselii

 

             

 

                   MEADOW GRASSHOPPER Chorthippus parallelus (NYMPH)

 

             

 

      LESSER MARSH GRASSHOPPER Chorthippus albomarginatus (BROWN FORM)

 

             

 

                   HAWTHORN SHIELD BUG Acanthosoma haemorrhoidale

 

             

 

                                     PIED SHIELD BUG Sehirus bicolor

 

             

 

WATER BOATMAN Notonecta sp. (WITH COMMON FROG Rana temporaria TADPOLE)

 

             

 

                        GREEN-VEINED WHITE BUTTERFLY Artogeia napi

 

                              

 

                     SPECKLED WOOD BUTTERFLY Parage aegeria tircis

 

             

 

                            RED ADMIRAL BUTTERFLY Vanessa atalanta

 

                              

 

                       COMMON BLUE BUTTERFLY Polyommatus icarus (f)

 

             

 

                          SMALL BLOOD-VEIN MOTH Scopula imitaria

 

             

 

                       LUNAR UNDERWING MOTH Omphaloscelis lunosa

 

             

 

                    VIOLET BLACK-LEGGED ROBBERFLY Dioctria atricapilla

 

             

 

                                    HOVERFLY Chrysotoxum festivum

 

             

 

                         MARMALADE HOVERFLY Episyrphus balteatus

 

             

 

                            YELLOW DUNG-FLY Scathophaga stercoraria

 

             

 

                                      COMMON WASP Vespula vulgaris

 

                              

 

                                 TAWNY MINING BEE Andrena fulva (f)

 

             

 

                                        CUCKOO BEE Coelioxys sp. (m)

 

             

 

                                 TREE BUMBLE BEE Bombus hypnorum

 

             

 

                                  SILPHID BEETLE Ablattaria laevigata

 

             

 

                              HARLEQUIN LADYBIRD Harmonia haxyridis

 

             

 

                                     STAG-BEETLE Lucanus cervus (m) 

 

 

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     LINKS...

 

-> Wildlife of the Wandle Corridor - Amphibians, Reptiles, Birds, Mammals

 

-> David Element's Wildlife Web Pages Home Page

 

-> Chalk Downland Insects

 

-> Heathland Insects

 

-> 2tin (Tooting) Environment Page:

       http://pages.britishlibrary.net/tooting/environ.html

 

-> London Wildlife Trust: http://www.wildlondon.org.uk/

 

-> Surrey Wildlife Trust: http://www.wildlifetrust.org.uk/surrey/

 

-> Butterfly Conservation: http://www.butterfly-conservation.org/

 

-> London Ladybird Survey: http://www.ladybird-survey.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk/         CONTACT PAUL MABBOTT, LONDON LADYBIRD RECORDER, FOR FURTHER INFORMATION

 

-> http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2003/04/0421_030421_londonriver.html

 

->http://www.curator.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk/aboutus.htg/trial.htg/wandletrail.htm

 

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