Voinova Gora

On the 19th of April we went for a day walk near Voinova Gora village, on the border with Vladimir region, and later that day came there again to run the lights. Again, it was windy and the catch was poor.

This, I presume, is Colletes cunicularius:


Lots of Andrena spp. bees:


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Voinova Gora

Went to Voinova Gora on the border of Moscow and Vladimir regions on the 6th of July. The locality is a bold mosaic of dry sandy pine forest, a mesophilous grassland and a deciduous woodland with plenty of oak.

Six-spot Burnet (Zygaena filipendulae):


Brimstone (Gonepteryx rhamni):


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