Sunday 2 August 2020

Local Insects

A few photos from the last few days in and around East Devon focused on insects. 
Many thanks to Matt Knott for an enjoyable morning sharing his knowledge on dragonflies and damselflies and to Steve Waite for some advice when visiting his patch at Seaton.

Peacock Butterfly in the garden

Small Copper on the Patch

Dingy Skipper, Seaton

Wood White, Seaton

Small Tortoiseshell in the garden

Male Blue-tailed Damselfly, Woodbury Common

Common Blue Damselfly, Woodbury Common

Mating White-legged Damselfly, River Axe

Small Red-eyed Damselfly, Lower Bruckland Ponds

Black-tailed Skimmer, Withycombe Common

Southern Hawker on the patch

Mating Common Darters, Woodbury Common

1 comment:

  1. Great finds! The Peacock and the Small Tortoiseshell look so pretty. Greetings from Sri Lanka!