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I know they're not native birds strictly speaking, but well - just look at him!
I know they're not native birds strictly speaking, but well - just look at him!
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A tiny jungle.
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  I often struggle with identifying fungi, so when it comes to lichens, I normally don’t bother beyond the basic fruiticose/foliose/crustose distinction. However, when i found this striking specimen recently I thought I’d try looking it up. In this case,…
  I often struggle with identifying fungi, so when it comes to lichens, I normally don't bother beyond the basic fruiticose/foliose/crustose distinction. However, when i found this striking sp...
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Quite recently in a galaxy quite close to home...
Quite recently in a galaxy quite close to home...
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Tell Jabba I've got his money.
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Hazel catkins (Corylus avellana) Nikon D5200 Nikkor 18-55mm f8 55mm 1/250 ISO 180 It’s been nice to see some sunshine over the last few days, a much needed reminder of the coming spring. Hazel is monoecious, meaning that both male and female flowers are…
Hazel catkins (Corylus avellana) Nikon D5200 Nikkor 18-55mm f8 55mm 1/250 ISO 180 It's been nice to see some sunshine over the last few days, a much needed reminder of the coming spring. Hazel is m...
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It's Peak Snowdrop - get out there and shoot them while they're here.
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Did you know that the petals of the Hyacinth are stained with the tears of Apollo?
Did you know that the petals of the Hyacinth are stained with the tears of Apollo?
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Advice for aspiring wildlife photographers - always focus on the eyes ;-)
Advice for aspiring wildlife photographers - always focus on the eyes ;-)
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It's "only" a robin, but I like the pose - robinesque.
It's "only" a robin, but I like the pose - robinesque.
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Oniscus asellus. What do you mean, you don't even have a favourite woodlouse?
Oniscus asellus. What do you mean, you don't even have a favourite woodlouse?
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Wren http://wp.me/sieTR-wren

Quite a photographic challenge.
Quite a photographic challenge.
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Beautiful shot.
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Named after Heinrich Kuhl (1797-1821), a pioneer collector of flora and fauna in Java. Nikon D5200 Tamron 70-300mm f22 145mm 1/155 ISO 400
Named after Heinrich Kuhl (1797-1821), a pioneer collector of flora and fauna in Java. Nikon D5200 Tamron 70-300mm f22 145mm 1/155 ISO 400
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Nice fish, I used to have them many years ago, when they were called Acanthophthalmus kuhlii
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The opinions expressed here represent my own views and not those of my employer. Comments on posts represent the opinions of others. Alan Cann is the author of two highly successful textbooks, has served on the editorial boards of numerous scientific journals, creator of MicrobiologyBytes.com, Internet Consulting Editor of the Annals of Botany.  Has worked as a consultant for numerous educational and scientific institutions, and have published extensively on educational research. Principles of Molecular Virology http://www.amazon.com/Principles-Molecular-Virology-Fifth-Alan/dp/012384939X/ Maths from Scratch for Biologists http://www.amazon.com/Maths-Scratch-Biologists-Alan-Cann/dp/0471498351/ All original content I post here is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ If you would like me to follow you here I need to see: 1. A profile picture. 2. A description of you and your interests. 3. Regular postings here which are of interest to me.