#286

RE: Anything that flies other than birds

in Moths, Butterflies, Dragonflies etc. Fri Jun 07, 2013 10:47 pm
by Jarra Sid | 938 Posts

Quote: Paul Dan wrote in post #285
Can one of you knowledgeable chaps/chapesses put a name to this critter.

Thanks

Paul
I'd go for Red Damselfly.....

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#287

RE: Anything that flies other than birds

in Moths, Butterflies, Dragonflies etc. Sat Jun 08, 2013 7:27 pm
by Steve Egglestone | 664 Posts

Excellent shot of the Orange tips Sid!.


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#288

RE: Anything that flies other than birds

in Moths, Butterflies, Dragonflies etc. Sat Jun 08, 2013 8:49 pm
by Paul Dan | 280 Posts

Thanks Sid I've checked and Red Damselfly it is -not only that a large Red Damselfly from my research we live and learn.

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#289

RE: Anything that flies other than birds

in Moths, Butterflies, Dragonflies etc. Sun Jun 16, 2013 7:29 am
by Jarra Sid | 938 Posts

Couple of shot's from yesterday.Small Heath & Crane Fly....

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#290

RE: Anything that flies other than birds

in Moths, Butterflies, Dragonflies etc. Mon Jun 17, 2013 8:29 pm
by Paul Dan | 280 Posts

A couple of pics from today. Obviously the same species (don't know what) but different butterflies. They both have bits of their right wing missing -torn/eaten? anyone with any ideas?

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#291

RE: Anything that flies other than birds

in Moths, Butterflies, Dragonflies etc. Mon Jun 17, 2013 8:34 pm
by Paul Dan | 280 Posts

pictures didn't come out in last post

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#292

RE: Anything that flies other than birds

in Moths, Butterflies, Dragonflies etc. Mon Jun 17, 2013 8:44 pm
by Michael_A | 74 Posts

Most likely vegetation branches brambles etc.

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#293

RE: Anything that flies other than birds

in Moths, Butterflies, Dragonflies etc. Mon Jun 17, 2013 9:15 pm
by Steve Egglestone | 664 Posts

Speckled wood Paul.

Jackies beach today - my first large Skipper of the year.


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#294

RE: Anything that flies other than birds

in Moths, Butterflies, Dragonflies etc. Mon Jun 17, 2013 9:36 pm
by Paul Dan | 280 Posts

Cheers Lads. Vegetation branches and brambles are stupid next time I'm out I'm going to stand on them.

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#295

RE: Anything that flies other than birds

in Moths, Butterflies, Dragonflies etc. Wed Jun 19, 2013 10:02 pm
by Steve Egglestone | 664 Posts

15 Banded Demoiselles seen in Station burn and the Scotch est. dene., Chimney sweeper moths in the Scotchy along with small copper of note also.
4 spot chaser at Boldon's colliery wood pond briefly,and also a few damselflys(mainly blue-tailed) and only 3 Dingy skippers sighted on this visit to the set-a- side area.
Plenty of small heaths, a canny few blues now showing along with the odd orange tip and whites (mainly large) around these parts.


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#296

RE: Anything that flies other than birds

in Moths, Butterflies, Dragonflies etc. Fri Jun 21, 2013 6:22 pm
by Jarra Sid | 938 Posts

Some pic's from visit to Colliery Wood's.....Some I.D. needed...I'm amazed at the lenght of antennae on pic.1

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#297

RE: Anything that flies other than birds

in Moths, Butterflies, Dragonflies etc. Fri Jun 21, 2013 7:23 pm
by Michael_A | 74 Posts

Butterflies Common Blue (M)
Pic 1 a longhorn micro moth Nemophora degeerella.

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#298

RE: Anything that flies other than birds

in Moths, Butterflies, Dragonflies etc. Fri Jun 21, 2013 7:33 pm
by Jarra Sid | 938 Posts

Quote: Michael_A wrote in post #297
Butterflies Common Blue (M)
Pic 1 a longhorn micro moth Nemophora degeerella.
Cheer's Michael....

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#299

RE: Anything that flies other than birds

in Moths, Butterflies, Dragonflies etc. Sat Jun 22, 2013 5:36 pm
by Jarra Sid | 938 Posts

Another photo of Common Blue...photographed at Church Bank.(Jarrow)

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#300

RE: Anything that flies other than birds

in Moths, Butterflies, Dragonflies etc. Wed Jun 26, 2013 9:51 pm
by Jarra Sid | 938 Posts

Some photo's from Church Bank this morning...

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