Adrian Jones' photos with the insects

Pentatoma rufipes (Red-legged Shieldbug)

Pentatoma rufipes (Red-legged Shieldbug)
An adult Pentatoma rufipes (Red-legged Shieldbug) rests on a birch leaf in my garden. Shrewsbury, Shropshire 30th July 2018.
Added on July 31, 2018

Pieris napi pupa (Green Veined White Chrysalis)

Pieris napi pupa (Green Veined White Chrysalis)
A beautiful pupa of the Green Veined White butterfly (Peiris napi). Found near ground level on a redcurrant bush stem in my garden on 24th February 2018.
Added on February 25, 2018

Common Blue

Common Blue
Common Blue Butterfly (Polyommatus icarus) on Mikwort, Llanymynech Rocks nature reserve. May 2017.
Added on January 20, 2018

Sallow Kitten moth (Furcula furcula).

Sallow Kitten moth (Furcula furcula).
Furcula furcula, the Sallow Kitten moth, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, July 2017.
Added on October 27, 2017

Common Blue (Polyommatus icarus)

Common Blue (Polyommatus icarus)
A Common Blue butterfly (Polyommatus icarus) on Milkwort (Polygala vulgaris). Llanymynech Rocks, may 2017.
Added on October 20, 2017

Common Green Shieldbug Nymph (Palomena prasina).

Common Green Shieldbug Nymph (Palomena prasina).
A Common Green Shieldbug nymph playing hide and seek in a French marigold flower , Shrewsbury, Shropshire, October 2017.
Added on October 15, 2017

Tiliacea aurago (Barred Sallow)

Tiliacea aurago (Barred Sallow)
The Barred Sallow moth (Tiliacea aurago), Shrewsbury, Shropshire, October 2017.
Added on October  9, 2017

Merveille du Jour (Griposia aprilina)

Merveille du Jour (Griposia aprilina)
Griposia aprilina, the beautiful Merveille du Jour moth, Shrewsbury, Shropshire October 2017.
Added on October  9, 2017

Lunar underwing

Lunar underwing
Close up of a Lunar Underwing moth (Omphaloscelis lunosa). Shrewsbury, Shropshire, October 2017.
Added on October  3, 2017

Euthrix potatoria (The Drinker)

Euthrix potatoria (The Drinker)
Portrait of a male Drinker moth (Euthrix potatoria), Shrewsbury, Shropshire, July 2017.
Added on September 25, 2017

Gold Spot moth

Gold Spot moth
Plusia festucae, the Gold Spot moth at rest, Shrewsbury, Shropshire August 2017.
Added on September 11, 2017

Brimstone Moth (Opisthograptis luteolata)

Brimstone Moth (Opisthograptis luteolata)
Opisthograptis luteolata, the Brimstone Moth at rest on foliage. Shrewsbury, Shropshire, August 2017
Added on August 18, 2017

Ruby Tiger Moth

Ruby Tiger Moth
A Ruby Tiger moth readies itself for takeoff. Shrewsbury, Shropshire, July 2017.
Added on July 25, 2017

Laothoe populi (Poplar Hawk Moth)

Laothoe populi (Poplar Hawk Moth)
A Poplar Hawk Moth (Laothoe populi) at rest, Shrewsbury, Shropshire.
Added on July 18, 2017

Ledra aurita

Ledra aurita
Ledra aurita, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, July 2017.
Added on July 16, 2017

Trichiosoma tibiale, Hawthorn Sawfly larva.

Trichiosoma tibiale, Hawthorn Sawfly larva.
A large sawfly larva that I think is Trichiosoma tibiale, the Hawthorn Sawfly found on hawthorn in my garden, Shrewsbury, Shropshire.
Added on July  4, 2017

Oedemera nobilis

Oedemera nobilis
A female Oedemera nobilis feeding from a Potentilla flower in my garden.
Added on June  7, 2017

Green Hairstreak (Callophrys rubi)

Green Hairstreak (Callophrys rubi)
Callophrys rubi, the Green Hairstreak Butterfly taken at Llanymynech Rocks nature reserve, May 2017.
Added on May 24, 2017