|Tawny Mining Bee|
The opportunity being too good to pass by, I grabbed my camera gear from indoors and returned within a few minutes. With more time it was amazing to discover the array of species utilizing the food source and my camera was kept busy as I sought to get a few shots for this blog. I am still, very much, at the beginning of this particular project and my results are far removed from the standards set by many of my fellow "Bloggers".
|I'm not sure if these two aren't male and female of the same species?|
It was a "bad hair day" for both of them!
|A sawfly sp. - I'm sticking my neck out with Dolerus gonager as my conclusion?|
|What am I doing looking at this?|
The beautifully marked Caloptilia syringella - a very common micro (Wild Privet being the local key7?)