Oxshott Heath

A warm, sunny day, +22° C. Went to Oxshott, took a walk through Oxshott Heath, Elmbridge and Esher Commons. Surprisingly few insects!

Green Tiger beetles (Cicindela campestris) are numerous. Took a portrait shot:

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Common Groundhopper (Tetrix undulata):

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Oxshott Heath

A warm, sunny day, +22° C. Been to Oxshott.
Male Green-eyed Flower Bees (Anthophora bimaculata) maintain their territories, drawing off any competitors and patrolling in hope a female passes by. Themselves they attend Bramble and /just starting/ Bell Heather flowers:

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House Longhorn (Asemum striatum) is a spreading immigrant in Britain:

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