Not quite as active at LNEC today – we lacked some morning sunshine but there was enough to keep me happy for a few hours. Most of these creatures are common enough but still worth a frame or two. I need to check the ID of these two. Both were simply resting on tree trunks and not easy to see. The first one looks rather scruffy, as if it had been in a trap.
Idaea chotaria (below)
I also took some non-bug shots starting with Paulownia fortunei
But I couldn’t pass up a chance to take Ant’s picture. But where was Dec? Actually this is a weaver ant on the defence.
And finally to prove the SX50 can do moving subjects – a bee in flight.