walwyn Sun, 01/23/2022 - 11:32



Capsus is a genus of Miridae bugs.

Cantharis livida

walwyn Sat, 01/22/2022 - 17:21

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Family: Cantharidae
Genus: Cantharis
Species: C. livida


walwyn Fri, 01/21/2022 - 21:59


Elasmucha is a genus of shield bug in the Pentatomidae family.

Story of Noah Spandrels - Bourges Cathedral

walwyn Thu, 01/06/2022 - 21:30



Decorated in about 1240 the spandrels below the portal of St Stephen at Bourges Cathedral contain sculpures depicting the story of Noah.

John Mulsho and wife - Geddington, Northamptonshire

walwyn Tue, 01/04/2022 - 21:38




Brass dedicated to John Mulsho (d1400) and his wife at St Mary Magdalene church Geddington, Northamptonshire.

Rhingia rostrata

walwyn Wed, 12/15/2021 - 21:46

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Diptera
Family: Syrphidae
Genus: Rhingia
Species: R. rostrata


walwyn Sun, 11/07/2021 - 20:44


Chalcosyrphus is a genus of flies in the Xylotini tribe of hoverflies.


walwyn Tue, 09/14/2021 - 22:39


The Catocala are a genus of moths in the Erebidae family of Noctuoidea.

John Needham Tomb - Litchborough Northamptonshire

walwyn Sun, 09/05/2021 - 21:18



Tomb of John Needham (d1618) in St Martin's church, Litchborough, Northamptonshire. The tomb was erected in 1633 by his wife after she remarried.