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Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Yesterday, 13:41
Replies: 2
Views: 91
Posted By Ficedula
yes and Hermetia illucens

yes and Hermetia illucens
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Saturday 1st August 2020, 22:03
Replies: 7
Views: 166
Posted By Ficedula
Comprehensive only in terms of list, not all...

Comprehensive only in terms of list, not all species illustrated, especially the Homoptera.
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Saturday 1st August 2020, 21:59
Replies: 4
Views: 113
Posted By Ficedula
Too fuzzy to be sure but likely to be Eriothrix...

Too fuzzy to be sure but likely to be Eriothrix rufomaculata
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Saturday 1st August 2020, 21:57
Replies: 2
Views: 90
Posted By Ficedula
Psocidae, but don't rely on internet images to go...

Psocidae, but don't rely on internet images to go further.
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Saturday 1st August 2020, 20:24
Replies: 2
Views: 92
Posted By Ficedula
Cerceris rybyensis

Cerceris rybyensis
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Friday 31st July 2020, 13:14
Replies: 2
Views: 95
Posted By Ficedula
Lacewing larvae

Lacewing larvae
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Monday 27th July 2020, 19:27
Replies: 2
Views: 109
Posted By Ficedula
Comma Polygonia c-album and Knotgrass Acronicta...

Comma Polygonia c-album and Knotgrass Acronicta rumicis
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Monday 27th July 2020, 09:08
Replies: 3
Views: 142
Posted By Ficedula
#1 male Buathra sp #2 male Ichneumon sp #3 female...

#1 male Buathra sp
#2 male Ichneumon sp
#3 female Lissonota sp
#4 probably Ichneumoninae but that's as close as I can get
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Saturday 25th July 2020, 14:22
Replies: 3
Views: 115
Posted By Ficedula
Not a bee, count wings, look at antennae, it's a...

Not a bee, count wings, look at antennae, it's a hoverfly Volucella zonaria
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Saturday 25th July 2020, 09:42
Replies: 2
Views: 132
Posted By Ficedula
It is, from what can be seen in photo Stratiomys...

It is, from what can be seen in photo Stratiomys sp.
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Saturday 25th July 2020, 09:32
Replies: 2
Views: 95
Posted By Ficedula
Nowickia ferox (Panzer, [1809]), Trichopoda...

Nowickia ferox (Panzer, [1809]), Trichopoda pennipes looks quite different and afaik is unrecorded in Britain, it is though also a Tachinid
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Saturday 18th July 2020, 16:39
Replies: 6
Views: 244
Posted By Ficedula
yes, and I think your female above is also Small...

yes, and I think your female above is also Small Skipper
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Friday 17th July 2020, 09:31
Replies: 13
Views: 342
Posted By Ficedula
Really? GB checklist available on line...

Really? GB checklist available on line (https://bdj.pensoft.net/articles.php?id=1116) and easily found.

plus there are many other lists readily found, eg NBN or UKSI

these are our 5 species, first...
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Thursday 16th July 2020, 17:20
Replies: 13
Views: 342
Posted By Ficedula
Why do you think that? have you checked out all...

Why do you think that? have you checked out all the GB species? (5 of them).
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Thursday 16th July 2020, 14:21
Replies: 2
Views: 147
Posted By Ficedula
faded but presumably B. lapidarius

faded but presumably B. lapidarius
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Thursday 16th July 2020, 14:19
Replies: 13
Views: 342
Posted By Ficedula
Yes, the similar species differ in the nature of...

Yes, the similar species differ in the nature of occipital carina and antesternal carina. Key here...
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Thursday 16th July 2020, 09:16
Replies: 13
Views: 342
Posted By Ficedula
Nowickia ferox is correct, but Gasteruption...

Nowickia ferox is correct, but Gasteruption jaculator, while likely (as the commonest one with long ovipositor) could also be one of two rare species.

The Platycheirus looks like albimanus to me.
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Sunday 5th July 2020, 21:33
Replies: 7
Views: 262
Posted By Ficedula
Well the key feature cant bee seen in your photo,...

Well the key feature cant bee seen in your photo, so if you are unfamiliar with it then you cant actually key it from this, but it is exceptionally common, and I see them all the time so I am quite...
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Sunday 5th July 2020, 15:29
Replies: 7
Views: 262
Posted By Ficedula
Why, do you think it's something else?

Why, do you think it's something else?
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Saturday 4th July 2020, 14:41
Replies: 7
Views: 262
Posted By Ficedula
#1 almost certainly S. pyrastri but need clear...

#1 almost certainly S. pyrastri but need clear dorsal shot
#2 Lasioglossum
#3 it is a robberfly Dioctria baumhaueri



This is not a robberfly but an empid - Empis livida
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Saturday 4th July 2020, 14:31
Replies: 8
Views: 301
Posted By Ficedula
I'll second that, how they can use the terms...

I'll second that, how they can use the terms "Comprehensive" and "Complete" with a clear conscience I don't know. The Brock book covers only 2300 species, less than 10% of British insect fauna, so...
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Friday 3rd July 2020, 12:02
Replies: 1
Views: 117
Posted By Ficedula
No, Bombus but too work to say more

No, Bombus but too work to say more
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Monday 29th June 2020, 15:05
Replies: 6
Views: 255
Posted By Ficedula
Scaeva sp

Scaeva sp
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Friday 26th June 2020, 06:53
Replies: 2
Views: 158
Posted By Ficedula
#1 Bombus terrestris #4 Eristalis so #5...

#1 Bombus terrestris
#4 Eristalis so
#5 Calypterate is closest can get on this photo.
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Thursday 25th June 2020, 07:03
Replies: 2
Views: 164
Posted By Ficedula
Or perhaps muscorum, but I don't think photos are...

Or perhaps muscorum, but I don't think photos are good enough to be sure. It seems to be a female so black abdominal hairs usually obvious, but not always. Very difficult to say for certain it...
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