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Forum: Reptiles and Amphibians Thursday 2nd January 2020, 10:47
Replies: 8
Views: 283
Posted By Ficedula
this might help...

this might help http://biodiversityadvisor.sanbi.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/Suricata_1_2014.pdf
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Sunday 22nd December 2019, 21:29
Replies: 7
Views: 208
Posted By Ficedula
Miridae is correct, but they are difficult enough...

Miridae is correct, but they are difficult enough in UK let alone the Mediterranean.
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Tuesday 10th December 2019, 10:41
Replies: 5
Views: 213
Posted By Ficedula
If by "Blue mint beetle" you mean Chrysolina...

If by "Blue mint beetle" you mean Chrysolina coerulans? (always helps to include proper name), then your photos do not show this species or even this genus which look very different. They are,...
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Friday 22nd November 2019, 09:37
Replies: 9
Views: 271
Posted By Ficedula
Correct. Not Iberis

Correct. Not Iberis
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Thursday 21st November 2019, 15:29
Replies: 9
Views: 271
Posted By Ficedula
Your identification appears to be correct, or at...

Your identification appears to be correct, or at least I can't find a better match. Did your "biologist" contact explain why it wasn't this species?
Perhaps because according to Leraut 2009 this...
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Monday 18th November 2019, 13:02
Replies: 8
Views: 345
Posted By Ficedula
But why must it be Urothemis? Tramea basilaris...

But why must it be Urothemis? Tramea basilaris that I suggested up thread is a very close fit and occurs across northern Namibia. It is not aggressive to disagree, and when an identification is so...
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Monday 18th November 2019, 10:41
Replies: 8
Views: 345
Posted By Ficedula
No it doesn't, looks nothing like edwardsii apart...

No it doesn't, looks nothing like edwardsii apart from also being a Libellulid.
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Tuesday 12th November 2019, 15:00
Replies: 8
Views: 345
Posted By Ficedula
using Warwick & Tarbon 2019 (which only covers S...

using Warwick & Tarbon 2019 (which only covers S Africa) looks like Tramea basilaris, but should check for similar species in Namibia.
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Sunday 10th November 2019, 13:50
Replies: 13
Views: 471
Posted By Ficedula
Bembix, not sure how many species in Spain.

Bembix, not sure how many species in Spain.
Forum: Reptiles and Amphibians Thursday 7th November 2019, 10:34
Replies: 4
Views: 225
Posted By Ficedula
this might help...

this might help http://biodiversityadvisor.sanbi.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/Suricata_1_2014.pdf
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Friday 25th October 2019, 20:39
Replies: 1
Views: 251
Posted By Ficedula
Your photo shows a parasitoid wasp. Completely...

Your photo shows a parasitoid wasp. Completely harmless except for its host.
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Wednesday 9th October 2019, 11:41
Replies: 3
Views: 192
Posted By Ficedula
Early instar Oak Eggar

Early instar Oak Eggar
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Sunday 29th September 2019, 17:14
Replies: 8
Views: 378
Posted By Ficedula
Ah, well certainly not either of these, looks all...

Ah, well certainly not either of these, looks all black to me.
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Sunday 29th September 2019, 13:59
Replies: 8
Views: 378
Posted By Ficedula
No idea what these names refer to but there are...

No idea what these names refer to but there are dozens of species that it could be. Would need good, closeup photos and know size to even get to genus.
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Wednesday 11th September 2019, 12:53
Replies: 2
Views: 286
Posted By Ficedula
Tachinidae

Tachinidae
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Monday 2nd September 2019, 15:04
Replies: 1
Views: 175
Posted By Ficedula
Jersey Tiger and a very worn (?Silver-washed)...

Jersey Tiger and a very worn (?Silver-washed) Fritillary
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Sunday 1st September 2019, 08:19
Replies: 9
Views: 367
Posted By Ficedula
#6 appears to be Eremocoris podagricus which...

#6 appears to be Eremocoris podagricus which would be a good find, but really need better photos. Of the others #1 has 3 submarginal so can't be Macropis, I can't even suggest a genus. Eristslinus...
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Friday 30th August 2019, 12:12
Replies: 3
Views: 248
Posted By Ficedula
I would agree with Philonicus albiceps,...

I would agree with Philonicus albiceps, combination of all black legs and white bristles on legs does not seem to be case in any other species I know.
Forum: Cetaceans & Marine Life Thursday 29th August 2019, 11:54
Replies: 0
Views: 502
Posted By Ficedula
Bluefin Tuna St Ives

While failing to get tickable views of any Booby yesterday, was very please to have good views of a very large Atlantic bluefin tuna Thunnus thynnus in the bay. No photos, far too quick for me, but...
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Monday 26th August 2019, 15:12
Replies: 7
Views: 245
Posted By Ficedula
Lycosa sp?

Lycosa sp?
Forum: Computers, Birding Software And The Internet Friday 23rd August 2019, 10:41
Replies: 19
Views: 975
Posted By Ficedula
Or you can just speak to phone, just tried it...

Or you can just speak to phone, just tried it with gushes.environment.sanity. gave three options, the correct one on Jersey first, one in Canada (gushes.environments.sanity) and one in USA...
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Thursday 22nd August 2019, 07:48
Replies: 514
Views: 107,053
Posted By Ficedula
It is.

It is.
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Tuesday 20th August 2019, 21:28
Replies: 2
Views: 223
Posted By Ficedula
Icneumonidae, probably Ichneumon but these black...

Icneumonidae, probably Ichneumon but these black and yellow males very difficult even with specimens.
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Monday 19th August 2019, 10:04
Replies: 1
Views: 245
Posted By Ficedula
well certainly Ectemnius but I wouldn't like to...

well certainly Ectemnius but I wouldn't like to put species name on it from photos.
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Friday 26th July 2019, 19:07
Replies: 3
Views: 269
Posted By Ficedula
Bombus lapidarius

Bombus lapidarius
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