Adrian Jones' photos with the Shropshire

Birch Shieldbug (Elasmostethus interstinctus )

Birch Shieldbug (Elasmostethus interstinctus )
A Birch Shieldbug (Elasmostethus interstinctus) sunning itself on an autumnal birch leaf, Shrewsbury, Shropshire October 2019.
Added on November  1, 2019

Green Shield Bug (Palomena prasina)

Green Shield Bug (Palomena prasina)
A Green Shield Bug (Palomena prasina) catching some sunshine in the flower of a tuberous begonia. Shrewsbury, Shropshire 17th October 2019.
Added on October 18, 2019

Tiny Braconid ? Wasp

Tiny Braconid ? Wasp
A tiny, about 3mm long, Braconid? wasp about to take off from a blade of grass in my lawn.
Added on October 17, 2019

Cepaea nemoralis (Brown Lipped Snail)

Cepaea nemoralis (Brown Lipped Snail)
A Brown Lipped Snail (Cepaea nemoralis) in black and white. Shrewsbury, Shropshire, 5th October 2019.
Added on October  6, 2019

Metellina segmentata (Female)

Metellina segmentata (Female)
A fine specimen of a female Metellina segmentata at the Bog Mine, Shropshire. Taken on October 2nd 2019. This species is common across most of the UK. This is an in camera stack of ten images created with an Olympus OMD E-M1 mk11.
Added on October  3, 2019

Dorcus parallelipipedus, The Lesser Stag Beetle

Dorcus parallelipipedus, The Lesser Stag Beetle
A fine example of Dorcus parallelipipedus, the Lesser Stag Beetle. A large species that can reach about 32mm in length. They are quite common in my garden often being found in or around the old rotting logs and thee trunks that I have in various places. T…
Added on June 25, 2019

May Bug (Melolontha melolontha)

May Bug (Melolontha melolontha)
A fine specimen of a May Bug (Melolontha melolontha) seen in my garden in mid May.
Added on May 31, 2019

Snow at The Bog, Shropshire

Snow at The Bog, Shropshire
A snowy afternoon at the old Bog Mine in Shropshire. Taken on 29th January 2019.
Added on January 30, 2019

Stiperstones View

Stiperstones View
The beautiful view from the northern end of the Stiperstones Ridge in Shropshire. Taken just before the sun set on the 18th October 2018.
Added on October 21, 2018

Dung Fly

Dung Fly
A Dung Fly at rest in my garden today, June 20th , 2018.
Added on June 20, 2018

Sunset Stiperstones

Sunset Stiperstones
Sunset, Stiperstones, Shropshire June 6th 2018.
Added on June  7, 2018

Bombylius major

Bombylius major
A Bee-fly, Bombylis major, takes a rest in my garden. Taken Shrewsbury, Shropshire, April 2018.
Added on April 23, 2018

Wasp

Wasp
Added on March 24, 2018

Neanura muscorum

Neanura muscorum
A fine specimen of the Springtail Neanura muscorum, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, February 17th , 2018.
Added on February 17, 2018

Entomobrya intermedia

Entomobrya intermedia
A Springtail, Entomobrya intermedia feeding on algae on a paving stone, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, January 28th 2018.
Added on January 28, 2018

Bramble bloom

Bramble bloom
Bramble still in full bloom in November, Resting Hill, Shropshire.
Added on November 23, 2017

Sundown

Sundown
Sundown at Pennerley, Shropshire, October 2017.
Added on November 23, 2017

Corndon Hill Sunset

Corndon Hill Sunset
Sunset over Corndon Hill in South Shropshire. October 2017.
Added on October 31, 2017