Category Archive for 'Other creatures'

On a warm day…..

……the reptiles come out to play. When I walked down on to the creek to look for dragonflies I could hear frogs calling, the shallows were full of tadpoles too, a good sign. Then, a movement, a frog hunting Red-bellied Black Snake slid into the water and swam away with sinuous movements of its body […]

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I’ve probably put up enough photos of hoverflies, but perhaps one more, this one was pictured trying to clean its eye, rather unsuccessfully, with a pollen coated leg. One more native bee too, this one collecting pollen from Chocolate Lily flowers. Growing in amongst the lilies were sundews, this fly came to a sticky end. […]

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