Insects

Friday, July 31st 2015

The Festival of Nature gave people the chance to learn a little more about the insects we have at Foxglove.  Having realised the diversity, today two entomologists visited the reserve to start creating a species list.  They spent a happy day on hands and knees identifying and photographing a variety of them, and are keen to return in the future to continue this valuable work. 


Here is one of the Hawthorn Shield Bugs they found.


 


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