The Wartbiter is a large and bulky bush-cricket with marbled green and brown body and wings. l.
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|Common Name||Scientific Name||Description|
This species has a distinctive white line down the centre back.
|Large Red Damselfly||Pyrrhosoma nymphula||
|National Barkfly||Blaste quadrimaculata||
A rarely-recorded barkfly.
|Common Groundhopper||Tetrix undulata||
Common Groundhopper is small insect of varying marbled colour, that is well camouflaged and... more
|Black-veined White Butterfly||Aporia crataegi||
A large butterfly with a white ground colour and clear black veins. It's rounded wings are... more