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EFC Centre at Wat Tyler Country ParkWe are normally open to the public on Saturdays, Sundays and bank holidays 11am-4pm. We are also open on Wednesdays 10am-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 Lackey Malacosoma neustria 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 Larch Pug Eupithecia lariciata 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  Rhizedra lutosa Large wainscot  Rhizedra lutosa 1 Large Wainscot  Rhizedra lutosa 2 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 cornutus 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 larvae on heather Lasiocampa Quercus Lasiocampa quercus  Oak Eggar Lasioglossum morio Lasiopogon cinctus Lasius Brunneus 1 Lasius Brunneus 2 Laspeyria flexula Lassius brunneus Late 7-Spot Ladybirds Late Instar Box Bug Nymph Lateral view Rhingia rostrata Lateroligia ophiogramma  Double Lobed Lathraea squamaria - Toothwort - 7th May 2007 Lathronympha strigana  2 Lathronympha strigana. Latticed Heath  alboguttata form Latticed Heath  Chiasmia clathrata Latticed Heath 1 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. leaf cutter bee leaf cutter bee cocoon Least Black Arches 2 Least Black Arches. Least Carpet Least carpet Idaea rusticata 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 Lenisa geminipuncta   Twin-spotted Wainscot  Lenzites betulinus Lenzites betulinus 2 Leopard Moth Leopard Moth 2 Leopard Moth 3 Leopard Moth 4 Leopard Moth 5 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 Common Rustic  Mesapamea didyma lesser Common Rustic  Mesapamea didyma  2 Lesser Cream Wave Lesser Cream Wave  Scopula immutata 1 Lesser Spotted Pinion Lesser Spotted Pinion 1 Lesser Swallow Prominent  Pheosia gnoma 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 4 Lesser Yellow Underwing. Lesser-spotted Pinion  Cosmia affinis Lestes dryas Lestiphorus bicinctus Leucania comma  Shoulder-striped Wainscot Leucania comma  Shoulder-striped Wainscot 1 Leucoagaricus barssii Leucoagaricus barssii 2 Leucoma salicis White Satin 1 Leucoptera malifoliella  Leucoptera spartifoliella. Leucozona lucorum Level's yellow horned horsefly Liancalus virens Libellula depressa Libellula quadrimaculata Libelulla depressa Lichen heath Ligdia adustata 5 Light Arches  Apamea lithoxylaea Light Arches  Apamea lithoxylaea 2 Light Arches 2 Light Arches. Light Brocade 2 Light Brocade 3 Light Brocade 5 Light Brocade 6 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 10 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 Limnaecia phragmitella 2 Limnaecia phragmitella. Limnophora tigrina female 20150828-3619 Limnophora tigrina male 20150911-4128 Limonia nubeculosa Limonia phragmitidis  Lincs bee Linnaemya picta female 20150930-4647 Linnaemya vulpina Linnaemya vulpina 2 Linnaemya vulpina 25-7-17. 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 abscisana 2 Lobesia littoralis Lobesia reliquana Lobophora halterata 2 Lobophora halterata 4 Lobster Moth 2 Lobster Moth 3 Lobster Moth 4 Lomographa temerata   Clouded Silver 2 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 Lozotaenia forsterana 3 Lozotaeniodes formosana Lozotaeniodes formosana 1 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 Luperina testacea  Flounced Rustic 1 Luquetia lobella. LW Conehead pair Lycaena phlaeas Lychnis Lychnis 2 Lychnis 3 Lychnis 5 Lycophotia porphyrea  True Lover's Knot Lygus pratensis Lygus pratensis on gorse Lymantria monacha  Black Arches 6 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
Lackey Malacosoma neustria
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
Larch Pug Eupithecia lariciata
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 Rhizedra lutosa
Large wainscot Rhizedra lutosa 1
Large Wainscot Rhizedra lutosa 2
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 cornutus
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
larvae on heather
Lasiocampa Quercus
Lasiocampa quercus Oak Eggar
Lasioglossum morio
Lasiopogon cinctus
Lasius Brunneus 1
Lasius Brunneus 2
Laspeyria flexula
Lassius brunneus
Late 7-Spot Ladybirds
Late Instar Box Bug Nymph
Lateral view Rhingia rostrata
Lateroligia ophiogramma Double Lobed
Lathraea squamaria - Toothwort - 7th May 2007
Lathronympha strigana 2
Lathronympha strigana.
Latticed Heath alboguttata form
Latticed Heath Chiasmia clathrata
Latticed Heath 1
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.
leaf cutter bee
leaf cutter bee cocoon
Least Black Arches 2
Least Black Arches.
Least Carpet
Least carpet Idaea rusticata
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
Lenisa geminipuncta Twin-spotted Wainscot
Lenzites betulinus
Lenzites betulinus 2
Leopard Moth
Leopard Moth 2
Leopard Moth 3
Leopard Moth 4
Leopard Moth 5
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 Common Rustic Mesapamea didyma
lesser Common Rustic Mesapamea didyma 2
Lesser Cream Wave
Lesser Cream Wave Scopula immutata 1
Lesser Spotted Pinion
Lesser Spotted Pinion 1
Lesser Swallow Prominent Pheosia gnoma
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 4
Lesser Yellow Underwing.
Lesser-spotted Pinion Cosmia affinis
Lestes dryas
Lestiphorus bicinctus
Leucania comma Shoulder-striped Wainscot
Leucania comma Shoulder-striped Wainscot 1
Leucoagaricus barssii
Leucoagaricus barssii 2
Leucoma salicis White Satin 1
Leucoptera malifoliella
Leucoptera spartifoliella.
Leucozona lucorum
Level's yellow horned horsefly
Liancalus virens
Libellula depressa
Libellula quadrimaculata
Libelulla depressa
Lichen heath
Ligdia adustata 5
Light Arches Apamea lithoxylaea
Light Arches Apamea lithoxylaea 2
Light Arches 2
Light Arches.
Light Brocade 2
Light Brocade 3
Light Brocade 5
Light Brocade 6
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 10
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
Limnaecia phragmitella 2
Limnaecia phragmitella.
Limnophora tigrina female 20150828-3619
Limnophora tigrina male 20150911-4128
Limonia nubeculosa
Limonia phragmitidis
Lincs bee
Linnaemya picta female 20150930-4647
Linnaemya vulpina
Linnaemya vulpina 2
Linnaemya vulpina 25-7-17.
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 abscisana 2
Lobesia littoralis
Lobesia reliquana
Lobophora halterata 2
Lobophora halterata 4
Lobster Moth 2
Lobster Moth 3
Lobster Moth 4
Lomographa temerata Clouded Silver 2
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
Lozotaenia forsterana 3
Lozotaeniodes formosana
Lozotaeniodes formosana 1
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
Luperina testacea Flounced Rustic 1
Luquetia lobella.
LW Conehead pair
Lycaena phlaeas
Lychnis
Lychnis 2
Lychnis 3
Lychnis 5
Lycophotia porphyrea True Lover's Knot
Lygus pratensis
Lygus pratensis on gorse
Lymantria monacha Black Arches 6
Lymington Fields
Lyonetia clerkella fuscous form.
Lyonetia clerkella.
Lysandra bellargus