"For now we are young let us lay in the sun and count every beautiful thing we can see" Neutral Milk Hotel.

Tuesday, 27 June 2017

Two very scarce moths and a new spider for the patch

Netted Pug, Holme NOA, 23d June 2017


White-shouldered Sober, Hunstanton (Joan Fox), 20th June 2017


Sitticus pubescens, Hunstanton (Joan Fox), 21st June 2017



Sunday, 11 June 2017

Common Spotted Orchid

Common Spotted Orchid, Holme NWT, 11th June 2017



Hoary Plantain, Meadow Barley and Annual Beard Grass

Hoary Plantain, Holme NWT, 11th June 2017


Meadow Barley, Redwell Meadow, 11th June 2017



Annual Beard Grass, Thornham Harbour, 11th June 2017


Saturday, 10 June 2017

A bug and a beetle

Dryophilocoris flavoquadrimaculatus, Hunstanton to Ringstead Rd, 10th June, 2016


Violet Ground Beetle, Carabus violaceous, Green Bank, 10th June 2017 - new for the patch


Hop Trefoil and Lesser Sea Spurrey

Hop Trefoil, Hunstanton, 9th June 2017


Lesser Sea Spurrey, North Fields, Holme NWT, 10th June 2017


Wednesday, 7 June 2017

A new Rhopalid bug for the patch

Stictopleurus abutilon, Hunstanton, 2nd June 2017 - a nice find by Joan Fox


Dune Fescue, Holme NWT, 4th June 2017


Six Sedges

Sea Club Rush, Holme NWT, 3rd June 2017


Slender Club-Rush, Holme 4th June 2017


Grey Club-Rush, Holme, 4th June 2017


Long-bracted Sedge, Lavender Marsh, 4th June 2017


Hairy Sedge, Paddocks, Holme NWT, 4th June 2017


False Fox Sedge, Holme NWT Paddocks, 4th June 2017


Fine-leaved Sandwort

Fine-leaved Sandwort, Holme, 3rd June 2017


Tuesday, 6 June 2017

Three smart beetles - one new for the patch

Pissodes pini (Curculionidae), Holme NWT (pines) 5th June 2017


Hedobia imperials (Anobidae), Redwell, 5th June 2017 - new for the patch


Ptilinus pectinicornis (Ptinidae), Redwell Marsh, 5th June 2017