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Update history - last updated 10/11/2018
Odonata tour of the Brenne/Vienne
Since 2009 Naturetrek have run a specialist tour to the Brenne/Vienne - Naturetrek/dragonflies/Brenne/Vienne
Pied Flycatcher (Ficedula hypoleuca)

Black Redstart (Phoenicurus ochruros) F-type

Black Redstart (Phoenicurus ochruros) M

Pied Flycatcher (Ficedula hypoleuca)
10/11/18 - Late summer birds, etc - 25 photos

Scarce Blue-tailed Damselfly (Ischnura pumilio) M

Ruddy Darter (Sympetrum sanguineum) F

Scarlet Darter (Crocothemis erythraea) F

Red-underwing Skipper (Spialia sertorius)

Milesia crabroniformis F

Aporus unicolor (Purseweb Spider-wasp)
31/10/18 - Odonata, insects - 41 photos

Scarce Blue-tailed Damselfly (Ischnura pumilio) F

Scarce Blue-tailed Damselfly (Ischnura pumilio) M

Scarce Emerald (Lestes dryas) M

Scarce Emerald (Lestes dryas) F
23/10/18 - Locally scarce odonata species and other insects - 36 photos

Ischnura elegans M/I. pumilio M
22/10/18 - New odonata gallery Similar species collages

Violet Dropwing (Trithemis annulata) male
10/10/18 - Two new articles, Tourbières de Vendoire, Dordogne, France and The Dordogne, France

Owlfly sp. Libelloides longicornis

Southern Skimmer (Orthetrum brunneum) M
17/9/18 - Odonata, insects - 7 photos

Ischnura elegans F 'rufescens-obsoleta'/I. pumilio F

Small Emerald (Lestes virens) M

Lestes sponsa/Lestes dryas M

Lestes sponsa/Lestes dryas M

Bembix rostrata (Crabronidae)
10/9/18 - New odonata collages and other insects - 39 photos

Yellow-spotted Emerald (Somatochlora flavomaculata) M

Dainty Damselfly (Coenagrion scitulum) M

Four-spotted Chaser (Libellula quadrimaculata) M

Keeled Skimmer (Orthetrum coerulescens) M
29/8/18 - Odonata, insects - 42 photos

Emperor (Anax imperator) F

Scarce Chaser (Libellula fulva) M

Scarce Chaser (Libellula fulva) M

Habrocampulum biguttatum

Dainty Damselfly (Coenagrion scitulum) M-ten
15/8/18 - Spring/summer insects - 35 photos

14/8/18 - News, Trip Reports, etc fully revised and updated, including all links. Site updated for use on mobile devices

Amblyteles armatorius M

Broad-bodied Chaser (Libellula depressa) F

Dagger fly sp. Empis tessellata M

Eristalis arbustorum (Plain-faced Dronefly) M
29/7/18 - Spring odonata and insects - 32 photos

Northern Wheatear (Oenanthe oenanthe) M

Downy Emerald (Cordulia aenea) M

Emperor (Anax imperator) M-ten

Emperor (Anax imperator) M-ten
27/7/18 - Spring odonata, insects and birds - 31 photos

Emperor Moth (Saturnia pavonia) F

Four-spotted Chaser (Libellula quadrimaculata)
11/5/18 - First spring insects and new gallery Exuviae - 15 photos

L. melanocephalus 2nd-winter

L. melanocephalus 2nd-winter
21/1/2018 - Larus gulls, additions - SPAIN/FRANCE; Larus gulls - 11 photos

0S8A5285. Grey Plover (Pluvialis squatarola), San Pedro 12/12/17.

0S8A5430. Black Wheatear (Oenanthe leucura), Calblanque 15/12/17.

0S8A5889. Booted Eagle (Hieraaetus pennatus), El Hondo 22/12/17.

0S8A6058. Little Bustard (Tetrax tetrax), El Hondo 22/12/17.

0S8A6114X. Jack Snipe (Lymnocryptes minimus), 26/12/17.

0S8A6338. Eurasian Crag Martin (Ptyonoprogne rupestris), El Hondo 28/12/17.
17/1/2018 - New gallery Spain; Southern Costa Blanca 12/2017, updated article pages Southern Costa Blanca, Spain, in winter - Part 1 (updated 1/2018) and Southern Costa Blanca, Spain, in winter - Part 2 (updated 1/2018)

0S8A5525. White-headed Duck (Oxyura leucocephala) female type, 'Vera Marshes' 18/12/17.

0S8A5604X. Audouin's Gull (Larus audouinii) adult, Rio Antas 18/12/17.

0S8A5852. Ferruginous Duck (Aythya nyroca) male, Rio de Aguas 18/12/17.
16/1/2018 - New gallery Spain; Eastern Almeria 18/12/17, updated trip report Eastern Almeria, Spain, in winter (updated 1/2018)

0S8A5879. Great Bustard (Otis tarda), Petrola steppes 12/2017.
4/1/2018 - New gallery Spain; Petrola steppes in winter, new trip report Petrola steppes, Spain, in winter

0S8A4439. Eurasian Penduline Tit (Remiz pendulinus), Ebro 12/2017.

0S8A4562. Booted Eagle (Aquila pennata), Ebro 12/2017.

0S8A4728. Lesser Yellowlegs (Tringa flavipes), Ebro 12/2017.
4/1/2018 - New gallery Spain; Ebro Delta, 12/2017, revised trip report The Ebro Delta, Spain, winter/early spring, revised trip report Balsa de Zolina, Spain, in winter



6/7/2015 - Au revoir Moulismes... après 10 ans nous passer à la recherche de nouveaux horizons. Un grand merci à tous nos amis en Moulismes qui ont rendu notre séjour très agréable. Je vais continuer avec le site web Moulismes Nature d'après notre nouvel emplacement à environ une heure à Lignac.
Goodbye Moulismes... after 10 years we move on to pastures new. A big thanks to all our friends in Moulismes who made our stay so very enjoyable. I will continue with the website Moulismes Nature from our new location about an hour away at Lignac.