Monday, May 18, 2020

Dalgety Bay NT1783

The list is ticking on apace, with a few new additions to the Bay list and a fair chance of getting deep into the 400s by end of May. More or less managing to keep up with identification with a small bullpen for a rainy day.

272 Metellina merianae A spider spider
273 Parapiesma quadratum Orache lacebug hemiptera
274 Euophryum confine A Weevil coleoptera
275 Cydia ulicetana Grey Gorse Piercer  lep-moth
276 Alca torda Razorbill bird
277 Pyrrhula pyrrhula Bullfinch bird
278 Byssomerulius corium Netted Crust fungus
279 Bryum dichotomum Bicolored Bryum moss
280 Polytrichum piliferum Bristly Haircap moss
281 Drymus sylvaticus A ground bug hemiptera
282 Javesella discolor A planthopper hemiptera
283 Empis trigramma An empid fly diptera
284 Helina evecta A muscid fly diptera
285 Andrena scotica Chocolate mining bee hymenoptera
286 Isothecium myosuroides Slender Mouse-tail Moss moss
287 Microlinyphia pusilla A Linyphiid spider spider
288 Armadillidium vulgare Common Pill Woodlouse crustacean
289 Monalocoris filicis Bracken Bug hemiptera
290 Beris chalybata Murky-legged Black Legionnaire diptera
291 Cheilosia albitarsis A hover fly diptera
292 Myathropa florea A flower fly diptera
293 Ptychoptera lacustris A crane fly diptera
294 Tenthredo livida A sawfly hymenoptera
295 Pilosella officinarum Mouse-ear Hawkweed flowering plant
296 Stellaria media Common Chickweed flowering plant
297 Metellina mengei A spider spider
298 Cheilosia variabilis A hover fly diptera
299 Phytosciara flavipes A sciarid fly diptera
300 Rhagio scolopaceus Downlooker Snipefly diptera
301 Sarcophaga subvicina A flesh fly diptera
302 Tephritis neesii Tephritidae diptera
303 Carex otrubae False Fox-sedge flowering plant
304 Scrophularia nodosa Knotted Figwort flowering plant
305 Symphytum officinale Tuberous comfrey flowering plant
306 Larinioides cornutus An orb spider spider
307 Philodromus aureolus A spider spider
308 Tachycixius pilosus A true bug hemiptera
309 Apamea crenata Clouded-bordered Brindle lep-moth
310 Aphelia paleana Timothy Tortrix lep-moth
311 Eupithecia vulgata Common Pug lep-moth
312 Opisthograptis luteolata Brimstone Moth lep-moth
313 Xanthorhoe montanata Silver Ground Carpet lep-moth
314 Ophion obscuratus An ichneumonid wasp hymenoptera
315 Perdix perdix Grey Partridge bird
316 Vulpes vulpes Red Fox mammal
317 Cytisus scoparius Broom flowering plant
318 Salix viminalis Osier flowering plant
319 Vicia sativa Common Vetch flowering plant
320 Larix decidua European Larch conifer
321 Anaspis maculata A Tumbling Flower Beetle coleoptera
322 Rhagonycha testacea A soldier beetle coleoptera
323 Palloptera quinquemaculata A Pallopterid fly diptera
324 Lecanora rupicola A lichen lichen
325 Plagiochila asplenioides Greater Featherwort liverwort
326 Atriplex glabriuscula Babington's Orache flowering plant
327 Rumex acetosella Sheep's Sorrel flowering plant
328 Patella vulgata Common Limpet mollusc
329 Rhagonycha limbata A soldier beetle coleoptera
330 Hilara discoidalis An empid fly diptera
331 Rhamphomyia pilifer An empid fly diptera
332 Fulmarus glacialis Fulmar bird
333 Spinus spinus Siskin bird
334 Dasysyrphus venustus A hoverfly diptera
335 Eupeodes luniger A hover fly diptera
336 Fannia lustrator A lesser house fly diptera
337 Limonia phragmitidis A crane fly diptera
338 Mydaea urbana A muscid fly diptera
339 Winthemia quadripustulata A tachinid fly diptera
340 Tenthredo mesomela A sawfly hymenoptera
341 Melampsora populnea Dog's Mercury Rust fungus
342 Geranium lucidum Shining Cranesbill flowering plant
343 Dryophilocoris flavoquadrimaculatus  A bug hemiptera
344 Athous haemorrhoidalis A Click Beetle coleoptera
345 Ametastegia pallipes A sawfly hymenoptera
346 Formica lemani An ant hymenoptera


  1. Small bullpen, haha that's such a great phrase! :D

    1. I really expected this to go unseen by anyone for the duration! It's keeping me out of trouble, anyways