Friday
May082015

Longhorn Moth

A male Adela reaumurella (Lepidoptera: Adelidae).

Photo taken in the Wilderness, Whiteknights Park, Reading, UK, on 2015-05-03.

Friday
May012015

Tephritid Fly

A male Urophora cardui (Diptera: Tephritidae) that emerged on 2015-04-27 from the following thistle galls that I had collected in the field below Chazey Wood, near Caversham, UK, on 2015-03-22:

Saturday
Apr182015

Anthomyiid Fly

What I think is a male Leucophora sp (Diptera: Anthomyiidae).

Photos taken in Whiteknights Park, Reading, UK, on 2015-04-11.

Friday
Apr172015

Nuthatch

Another nuthatch (Sitta europaea), this time on the tree outside our bedroom window.

Photos taken in Reading, UK, on 2015-04-08.

Thursday
Apr162015

Ichneumon Wasp

An Ichneumon wasp (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae).

Photo taken in Chazey Wood, near Caversham, UK on 2015-04-09.