Today seen large numbers of Rhingia campestris a Beaked Hoverfly feeding on Bugle,
Cantharids or Soldier beetle where evident Rhagoncho limbatus and Cantharis pellucida other Coleoptera included the Cream Streaked ladybird and the 7 Spot and Harlequin Ladybird . A large number of Brown Streaked Lochmania crategei Beetles where foun on the Hawtorn host as well as Phyylobius Nettle weevils on the Ground Layer . Mating Craneflies where observed Tipula lateralis TBC . The small Micro Moth 1234 Pammene regiana or Regal Piercer was also recorded . Peacock Butterflies where the main Butterfly in flight throughout the day. Bees such as the Common Carder bombus pratorum and Bombus Terrestris Buf Tailed Bee where on the move . Bluebell where in flower throughout.
Diptera included Bibio pomonae although the larger black B marci is now dying off and of course recognisable by the dangling leg in flight.
Brown Lacewing aslo noted as well as Green . A Soldier Fly was recorded Sargus