I joined inaturalist last week and it is a great resource for identifying lesser-known taxa. Doubtless I will be using it a lot in the future (although whether I will ever have time to make a serious contribution is another matter...). Imagine my surprise when the first photo I uploaded turned out to be the third ever record of the stunning katydid Pronomapyga grandis. Bwindi Forest (Uganda).
Monday, October 16, 2017
Friday, June 30, 2017
The superb male Episynlestes cristatus sums up neatly the excitement of odo-chasing in Australia - what a stunner! I have just finished the first Odonatours recce report (link below) and look forward to returning to this fascinating country with another car-load in January 2019. Get in touch to reserve a spot.
Thursday, June 29, 2017
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
The incredible Greentours 'Mammals of the Roof of the World' tour in China's stunning Qinghai province is struggling to fill up this year amazingly. If you fancy accompanying me and Jesper Hornskov to look for Pallas' cat and the suite of other species present at high-altitude in this region check out the Greentours website at