A wee weevil on figwort today in East Malling. Cionus tuberculosus I suspect. Seemingly present on all figwort checked recently, it is common, but at 3-4mm long, this gem is a little tricky to see in the field...
Tuesday 28 June 2022
Sunday 26 June 2022
Saturday 25 June 2022
Tumbling flower beetles, so called because main defence is letting go & dropping off the flowers they're on, though they can fly. Species is Variimorda villosa.
Sunday 19 June 2022
Saturday 18 June 2022
Sunday 12 June 2022
Quite a few Black Hairstreak on Epsom Common, Surrey today. Some really fresh - it was the others that allowed me to take their portrait...