Wildlife sightings in the Montpelier, St Andrews, St Werburghs and St Pauls areas of Bristol, UK
Monday, 3 September 2012
This afternoon were 2 Common Blues and a Meadow Brown on the cutting, single Speckled Woods at Simons Grove, Stony Path and community garden. 10 or so Long-tailed Tits, Blue and Great Tits and a Chiffchaff and Jay at Simons Grove.
Hoverflies inc. Myathropa florea (brook) Lots of Helophilus pendulus and Eristalis spp.
A nice Ichneumon plus a solitary bee I'm trying to ID. Flowers included Hedgerow Cranesbill and Black Horehound.
At Fairlawn Road there were a couple of Dark Bush-crickets and masses of Dock Leaf Bugs. Two Ravens flew over the top of St Andrews Road.