Wildlife News: A Lesser Hornet Hoverfly Volucella inanis was found near the Tractor Compound, a new species for the Recording Area. This species lays its eggs in wasp nests, this species uses ground nests, whilst its close relative Hornet Hoverfly Volucella zonaria uses tree nests. Butterflies included a Clouded Yellow, double figures of Painted Lady and Red Admiral and a Wall.
Lesser Hornet Hoverfly - Alan Keatley
Autumn Ladies Tresses - Alan Keatley
Common Darter - Alan Keatley