Portsdown Hill


A new one for me a Common Red Soldier Beetle (Rhagonych Fulva) seen at Fort Widley Trail.

Bell Flower

Marbled White

Gate Keeper on Marjoram plant.

The moat at Fort Widley.

Speckled Wood.

Meadow Brown.

And yet another first that I did not have time to focus on,a Longhorn Beetle (Leptura Maculata).


15 Jul, 2011
donna said:

eja Such lovely photos

15 Jul, 2011
aster said:

A sheltered haven for flora and fauna,agree Donna spectacular photo's :)

15 Jul, 2011
robashfield said:

Brilliant photos Eric..lovely blog. The first one,I have seen many times around here,but never knew what it was,nor could I get one in focus!

15 Jul, 2011
littlewren said:

fab Eric......love the speckled wood....gorgeous.

15 Jul, 2011
eje said:

Many thanks friends.It's great being retired and having all the days to discover new and wonderful things.Eric

16 Jul, 2011
mike said:

Good blog Eric and thanks for the education on species too

16 Jul, 2011
eje said:

You are very welcome Mike ,I only wish I could get the macro results that you do.Eric

16 Jul, 2011
bonkersbon said:

Lovely detail and images Eric amazing what lurks in the undergrowth and can be found your blog goes to show a day out is never wasted even if birds fail to show.

16 Jul, 2011
eje said:

Many thanks Ray.

16 Jul, 2011
david said:

More awesome pics of our wildlife from you, Eric. Gr8!

16 Jul, 2011
saucy said:

You`re so good at this creepy crawley photographing. The butterflies are beautiful and the colours.......... you amaze every time.

16 Jul, 2011
welshie said:

Eric...you're love of wildlife is an inspiration to us all and your pictures an education. Thankyou for sharing your fabulous images with us.

17 Jul, 2011
eje said:

WOW!!!! what wonderful comments,I have already taken all my medication this morning but this is an added tonic much appreciated.Eric

22 Jul, 2011
jane said:

Sorry late to these fabulous photos Eric.All lovely but I particularly like the Marbled White...superb shot....many thanks for sharing..

22 Jul, 2011
eje said:

Many thanks Jane we have been there again to-day and got some more good shots which I will put on later.

22 Jul, 2011
jane said:

Will look forward to seeing them Eric..:o))

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