Members Reports and Photos
PRAEGER CENTRE, national botanic gardens, 3 DECEMBER 2017
LEADERS: DOROTHY LYLE, niamh lennon, nESSA DARCY, ESME HERRERO & LAILA HIGGINS
and beetle identification
Dorothy Lyle presented us with a very substantial list of publications and websites to assist in insect ID (see other attachment).
Beetles of many shapes, sizes and families, collected during surveys in South Dublin and Fingal were presented by Nessa Darcy.
Niamh Lennon provided us with photos of insects and other information.
Afternooon:Bees and snails.
Bees handbok Beetle Field Guide Bumblebees
Bombus muscorum - a Carder bee
British Beetle Carabidae beetles The Carbidae (Luff)
7-spot Ladybird Ladybird larvae ID
Caterpillars (moths, butterflies) Spiders (Jones-Waters)
Photographs © P. Lenihan
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