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Recent content by Eos9

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    Bat Box advice UK

    I am currently looking to put a bat box up on the side of my house having previously seen one or two in the area.I am not sure what species these may have been but I have also seen a few boxes erected on mature trees nearby. My question however really regards putting up a single box - am I...
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    UK Shield Bug ID

    Thanks for the info :t:
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    UK Shield Bug ID

    Thanks for the link , appreciate it
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    UK Shield Bug ID

    I believe the attached photo is a Shield Bug which I recently photographed in the Garden. However my ID guide on Insects doesn't cover Shield Bugs particularly well so I would appreciate the correct ID for this one. Many Thanks
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    Caterpillar ID (UK)

    Thats the one - Thanks
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    Caterpillar ID (UK)

    I'm racking my brains out trying to recall the ID of this particular Caterpillar as I'm fairly sure I've come across it before - Any help therefore appreciated - Thanks
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    Tatty Great-Spotted Woodpecker

    Hi Andy, like you I initially put it down to either being very grubby through the nest site itself or as you suggest a muddy bath. However after viewing him several times over quite a few days it didn’t appear to be looking any different and hence I started to believe it might actually be matted...
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    Canon 1DX mk 2 or Canon R5 ?

    I guess it’s very subjective but being caught in two minds I would welcome the thoughts of others. A friend of mine is selling his Canon 1DX mk 2 which I’m very tempted with. However I’m also very interested in the prospect of the Canon R5 which we are slowly getting more details on and am...
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    Tatty Great-Spotted Woodpecker

    I recently observed a very tatty looking Great-Spotted Woodpecker in the garden and initially put it down to it being the nesting period and getting grubby through repeated visits to the nest itself. However today I was able to grab this photograph which makes me have doubts about this. I'm not...
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    Azure Damselfly ?

    Many Thanks - as I thought but I've been caught out before so thanks for the confirmation
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    Azure Damselfly ?

    Hi - I would appreciate confirmation or otherwise if the damselfly in attached photo is an Azure ? I want to double check as I know its in a location where amongst others Variable Damselfly can be found. Many Thanks
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    UK Moth ID

    Thanks for the info much appreciated ��
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    UK Moth ID

    Apologies for the poor photo quality but I was recently sent this one by a neighbour. Any ideas as to the correct ID would be much appreciated. Thanks
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    Tree ID (UK)

    Photo of underside as requested - largest leaf measures 3 inches but most smaller than this
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    Tree ID (UK)

    I would appreciate any help with the ID of this large tree which is comparable in size to one or two Oaks near by. Many Thanks
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