Off to look for Green Hairstreaks on one of my favourite parts of the Southern Upland Way. Sadly it was a bit breezy so we didn’t see any, but there is always plenty of other things.
The Green Hairstreaks are usually along this stretch but none about today.
Drinker Moth caterpillar
Common Heath moths mating
The male has the lovely antennae
Large Red Damselfly
Two-banded Longhorn beetle
Sexton Beetle-Nicrophorus vespiloides
Small Heath butterfly
Small Purple Bar
Green-veined White butterfly
Green Tiger Beetle
Rove beetle platydracus sp
We are being watched from afar!