Cannon Hill Common

A warm, overcast day, +23° C. Been to Cannon Hill Common near Raynes Park.

Nothing interesting, just crazy numbers of Marbled Whites (Melanargia galathea). Well established there now:


Saw a female Green-veined White (Pieris napi) rejecting a male’s courtship attempt:


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Cannon Hill Common

A warm day, +24° C. Went for an evening sunshine walk at Cannon Hill Common near Raynes Park.
Not much around insect-wise, but saw a Holly Blue (Celastrina argiolus), a Speckled Wood (Pararge aegeria) and several Green-veined Whites (Pieris napi).

Nematopogon swammerdamella longhorn moth:


Shot a Bombylius major in flight:


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