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Essex Field Club
Essex Field Club
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We are normally open to the public at our centre at Wat Tyler Country Park every Saturday, Sunday and bank holiday between 11am and 4pm. We are also usually open on Wednesdays between 10am and 4pm.

Spring recording Record your Robin Record Common Frog Rana temporaria
Record Alexanders Smyrnium olusatrum Record Tawny Mining Bee Andrena fulva
Record Dark-edged Bee Fly Bombylius major
Record Spring Flower Bee Anthophora plumipes
Record cuckoo bee Melecta albifrons

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L-album Wainscot L-album Wainscot 2 L. vivipara Labulla thoracica Lacebug 1 Lacebug 2 Lackey 1 Lackey 2 Lackey Cat. Lackey female Lackey larva Lactarius deliciosus 1 Lactarius semisangfluus Lactarius semisangfluus 1 Lactarius semisangfluus 2 Lactarius semisanguifluus 1 Lactarius semisanguifluus 2 Lactarius semisanguifluus 3 Lactarius torminosus Lady bird eggs Lady orchid Ladybirds sunning Laetiporus sulphreus Lampyris noctiluca Lappet Lappet 2 Lappet larva Lapwing Lapwing 2 Lapwing male Large Elephant Hawkmoth Large Emerald Large Emerald 2 Large Fruit-tree Tortrix (Archips podana) Female Large Fruit-tree Tortrix (Archips podana) Male Large Nutmeg Large Nutmeg. Large Ranunculus Large Ranunculus 2 Large Ranunculus 3 Large Red Damselfly (Pyrrhosoma nymphula) Large red damselsfly pair mating Large Red Slugs Large Skipper - female Large Skipper female Large Skipper male Large Skipper pair - underside Large Skipper pair - upperside Large Tabby Large Tabby. Large Thorn Large Thorn 2 Large Thorn 3 Large Twin-spot Carpet Large Twin-spot Carpet 2 Large Twin-spot Carpet 3 Large Velvet Ant Large Wainscot 2 Large Wainscot 3 Large Wainscot. Large White (female upperside) Large White (female) Large White caterpillars Large Yellow Underwing Large Yellow Underwing 3 Large Yellow Underwing 4 Large Yellow Underwing 5 Larinioides patagiatus Larinioides sclopetarius female larva larva - final instar larva - night feeding larva face larva feeding on Michaelmas Daisy petals larva feeding on Sheep's Sorrel Larva in joined Vicia tetrasperma pods Larva in Vicia tetrasperma pod larva mullein larva night-feeding larvae Lasiocampa Quercus Lasioglossum morio Lasiopogon cinctus Lasius Brunneus 1 Lasius Brunneus 2 Lassius brunneus Late 7-Spot Ladybirds Late Instar Box Bug Nymph Lateral view Rhingia rostrata Lathraea squamaria - Toothwort - 7th May 2007 Lathronympha strigana. Latticed Heath 2 Latticed Heath. Layered hedge Lead-coloured Drab Lead-coloured Drab 2 Lead-coloured Drab 4 Lead-coloured Drab and Clouded Drab for comparison Lead-coloured Drab. Least Black Arches 2 Least Black Arches. Least Carpet Least Yellow Underwing. Ledra aurita Ledra aurita 2 Ledra aurita adult Ledra aurita-underside Leek Moth Leek Moth Cat. Leek Moth larval case. LEFT Rustic Shoulder knot RIGHT Large Nutmeg showing comparison Leistus spinibarbis Lejops vittatus Lemon-scented Fern 1 Lemon-scented Fern 2 Lenzites betulinus Lenzites betulinus 2 Leopard Moth Leopard Moth 2 Leopard Moth 3 Lepista luscina Lepista luscina 2 Lepthyphantes tenuis Leptidea sinapis Leptophyes punctatissima Leptura maculata Leptura quadrifasciata Lesser Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing Lesser Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing 2 Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing 3 Lesser Celandine Lesser celendine Lesser Cream Wave Lesser Spotted Pinion Lesser Swallow Prominent 2 Lesser Swallow Prominent. Lesser wax Moth 2 Lesser Wax Moth Achroia grisella Lesser Yellow Underwing 2 Lesser Yellow Underwing 3 Lesser Yellow Underwing. Lestes dryas Lestiphorus bicinctus Leucoagaricus barssii Leucoagaricus barssii 2 Leucoptera malifoliella  Leucoptera spartifoliella. Leucozona lucorum Liancalus virens Libellula depressa Libellula quadrimaculata Libelulla depressa Lichen heath Ligdia adustata 5 Light Arches 2 Light Arches. Light Brocade 2 Light Brocade 3 Light Brocade. Light Brown Apple Moth (female) Light Emerald Lilac Beauty Lilac Beauty - second brood Lilac Beauty 2 Lilac Beauty. Lilioceris lilii Liliy beetle Lily Beetle Lily Beetle (Fully grown grub) Lily Beetle adult Lime Hawk Moth Lime Hawk-moth 3 Lime Hawk-moth 4 Lime Hawk-moth f.brunnea Lime Hawkmoth 2 Lime Hawkmoth Cat. Lime Speck Pug Lime-speck Pug Lime-speck Pug 3 Limnaecia phragmitella. Limnophora tigrina female 20150828-3619 Limnophora tigrina male 20150911-4128 Limonia phragmitidis  Lincs bee Linnaemya picta female 20150930-4647 Linnaemya vulpina Linnaemya vulpina 2 Linnet's Cottage Bradwell Linnet's Cottage Bradwell 2 Linyphia triangularis Linyphia triangularis - male (21 Aug 10) Liorhyssus hyalinus Liorhyssus hyalinus 2 Lipara lucens female 20160522-5822 Lispe tentaculata (male) Listera ovata Lithobius species (8 May 11) Litophasia hyalipennis (female) Litophasia hyalipennis (male) Littlebrook Lakes in 2006 Littlebrook Lakes-drought stressed bramble Littlebrook Lakes-drought stressed grassland Littlebrook Lakes-drought-stressed bramble Littlebrook Lakes-lichen heath Littlebrook Lakes-March2007 Littlebrook Lakes-pond Littlebrook Lakes-reedbed Lobesia abscisana Lobesia littoralis Lobesia reliquana Lobster Moth 2 Lobster Moth 3 Lobster Moth 4 London Clay lobster from Maylandsea foreshore Long-Eared Owl  Long-winged Roesel's Bush-cricket Longhorn Beetle Rutpela maculata  8th August 2013 Longhorn Micro-moth Un-identified  Longitarsus dorsalis Longitarsus quadriguttatus Looking north into the plantation from Highwoods Lower Pond Loxostege sticticalis Lozotaenia forsterana Lozotaeniodes formosana Lozotaeniodes formosanus Lozotaeniodes formosanus on Monterey Pine Lucanus cervus lucanus cervus (stag beetle) Lucanus cervus male Lucilia sericata Luffia ferchaultella. Lunar Marbled Brown Lunar Marbled Brown 2 Lunar Marbled Brown 3 Lunar Marbled Brown. Lunar Spotted Pinion Lunar Spotted Pinion 2 Lunar Underwing Lunar Underwing 2. Lunar Underwing 3 Lunar Underwing 4 Lunar Yellow Underwing Luquetia lobella. LW Conehead pair Lycaena phlaeas Lychnis Lychnis 2 Lychnis 3 Lychnis 5 Lygus pratensis Lymington Fields Lyonetia clerkella fuscous form. Lyonetia clerkella. Lysandra bellargus

L-album Wainscot
L-album Wainscot 2
L. vivipara
Labulla thoracica
Lacebug 1
Lacebug 2
Lackey 1
Lackey 2
Lackey Cat.
Lackey female
Lackey larva
Lactarius deliciosus 1
Lactarius semisangfluus
Lactarius semisangfluus 1
Lactarius semisangfluus 2
Lactarius semisanguifluus 1
Lactarius semisanguifluus 2
Lactarius semisanguifluus 3
Lactarius torminosus
Lady bird eggs
Lady orchid
Ladybirds sunning
Laetiporus sulphreus
Lampyris noctiluca
Lappet
Lappet 2
Lappet larva
Lapwing
Lapwing 2
Lapwing male
Large Elephant Hawkmoth
Large Emerald
Large Emerald 2
Large Fruit-tree Tortrix (Archips podana) Female
Large Fruit-tree Tortrix (Archips podana) Male
Large Nutmeg
Large Nutmeg.
Large Ranunculus
Large Ranunculus 2
Large Ranunculus 3
Large Red Damselfly (Pyrrhosoma nymphula)
Large red damselsfly pair mating
Large Red Slugs
Large Skipper - female
Large Skipper female
Large Skipper male
Large Skipper pair - underside
Large Skipper pair - upperside
Large Tabby
Large Tabby.
Large Thorn
Large Thorn 2
Large Thorn 3
Large Twin-spot Carpet
Large Twin-spot Carpet 2
Large Twin-spot Carpet 3
Large Velvet Ant
Large Wainscot 2
Large Wainscot 3
Large Wainscot.
Large White (female upperside)
Large White (female)
Large White caterpillars
Large Yellow Underwing
Large Yellow Underwing 3
Large Yellow Underwing 4
Large Yellow Underwing 5
Larinioides patagiatus
Larinioides sclopetarius female
larva
larva - final instar
larva - night feeding
larva face
larva feeding on Michaelmas Daisy petals
larva feeding on Sheep's Sorrel
Larva in joined Vicia tetrasperma pods
Larva in Vicia tetrasperma pod
larva mullein
larva night-feeding
larvae
Lasiocampa Quercus
Lasioglossum morio
Lasiopogon cinctus
Lasius Brunneus 1
Lasius Brunneus 2
Lassius brunneus
Late 7-Spot Ladybirds
Late Instar Box Bug Nymph
Lateral view Rhingia rostrata
Lathraea squamaria - Toothwort - 7th May 2007
Lathronympha strigana.
Latticed Heath 2
Latticed Heath.
Layered hedge
Lead-coloured Drab
Lead-coloured Drab 2
Lead-coloured Drab 4
Lead-coloured Drab and Clouded Drab for comparison
Lead-coloured Drab.
Least Black Arches 2
Least Black Arches.
Least Carpet
Least Yellow Underwing.
Ledra aurita
Ledra aurita 2
Ledra aurita adult
Ledra aurita-underside
Leek Moth
Leek Moth Cat.
Leek Moth larval case.
LEFT Rustic Shoulder knot RIGHT Large Nutmeg showing comparison
Leistus spinibarbis
Lejops vittatus
Lemon-scented Fern 1
Lemon-scented Fern 2
Lenzites betulinus
Lenzites betulinus 2
Leopard Moth
Leopard Moth 2
Leopard Moth 3
Lepista luscina
Lepista luscina 2
Lepthyphantes tenuis
Leptidea sinapis
Leptophyes punctatissima
Leptura maculata
Leptura quadrifasciata
Lesser Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing
Lesser Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing 2
Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing 3
Lesser Celandine
Lesser celendine
Lesser Cream Wave
Lesser Spotted Pinion
Lesser Swallow Prominent 2
Lesser Swallow Prominent.
Lesser wax Moth 2
Lesser Wax Moth Achroia grisella
Lesser Yellow Underwing 2
Lesser Yellow Underwing 3
Lesser Yellow Underwing.
Lestes dryas
Lestiphorus bicinctus
Leucoagaricus barssii
Leucoagaricus barssii 2
Leucoptera malifoliella
Leucoptera spartifoliella.
Leucozona lucorum
Liancalus virens
Libellula depressa
Libellula quadrimaculata
Libelulla depressa
Lichen heath
Ligdia adustata 5
Light Arches 2
Light Arches.
Light Brocade 2
Light Brocade 3
Light Brocade.
Light Brown Apple Moth (female)
Light Emerald
Lilac Beauty
Lilac Beauty - second brood
Lilac Beauty 2
Lilac Beauty.
Lilioceris lilii
Liliy beetle
Lily Beetle
Lily Beetle (Fully grown grub)
Lily Beetle adult
Lime Hawk Moth
Lime Hawk-moth 3
Lime Hawk-moth 4
Lime Hawk-moth f.brunnea
Lime Hawkmoth 2
Lime Hawkmoth Cat.
Lime Speck Pug
Lime-speck Pug
Lime-speck Pug 3
Limnaecia phragmitella.
Limnophora tigrina female 20150828-3619
Limnophora tigrina male 20150911-4128
Limonia phragmitidis
Lincs bee
Linnaemya picta female 20150930-4647
Linnaemya vulpina
Linnaemya vulpina 2
Linnet's Cottage Bradwell
Linnet's Cottage Bradwell 2
Linyphia triangularis
Linyphia triangularis - male (21 Aug 10)
Liorhyssus hyalinus
Liorhyssus hyalinus 2
Lipara lucens female 20160522-5822
Lispe tentaculata (male)
Listera ovata
Lithobius species (8 May 11)
Litophasia hyalipennis (female)
Litophasia hyalipennis (male)
Littlebrook Lakes in 2006
Littlebrook Lakes-drought stressed bramble
Littlebrook Lakes-drought stressed grassland
Littlebrook Lakes-drought-stressed bramble
Littlebrook Lakes-lichen heath
Littlebrook Lakes-March2007
Littlebrook Lakes-pond
Littlebrook Lakes-reedbed
Lobesia abscisana
Lobesia littoralis
Lobesia reliquana
Lobster Moth 2
Lobster Moth 3
Lobster Moth 4
London Clay lobster from Maylandsea foreshore
Long-Eared Owl
Long-winged Roesel's Bush-cricket
Longhorn Beetle Rutpela maculata 8th August 2013
Longhorn Micro-moth Un-identified
Longitarsus dorsalis
Longitarsus quadriguttatus
Looking north into the plantation from Highwoods
Lower Pond
Loxostege sticticalis
Lozotaenia forsterana
Lozotaeniodes formosana
Lozotaeniodes formosanus
Lozotaeniodes formosanus on Monterey Pine
Lucanus cervus
lucanus cervus (stag beetle)
Lucanus cervus male
Lucilia sericata
Luffia ferchaultella.
Lunar Marbled Brown
Lunar Marbled Brown 2
Lunar Marbled Brown 3
Lunar Marbled Brown.
Lunar Spotted Pinion
Lunar Spotted Pinion 2
Lunar Underwing
Lunar Underwing 2.
Lunar Underwing 3
Lunar Underwing 4
Lunar Yellow Underwing
Luquetia lobella.
LW Conehead pair
Lycaena phlaeas
Lychnis
Lychnis 2
Lychnis 3
Lychnis 5
Lygus pratensis
Lymington Fields
Lyonetia clerkella fuscous form.
Lyonetia clerkella.
Lysandra bellargus