|A flock/mob of jackdaws in spring, as seen from my study window.|
|Adult female smooth newt in our garden pond.|
|A leaf beetle larva and its defensive shield of faeces and shed skins.|
|And finally, just to prove that I do go out and do ecology in the field, here I am taking great created newt eDNA samples at Claylands Nature Reserve, Hampshire.|
Haahtela, T., Saarinen, K., Ojalainen, P. & Aarnio, H. (2011). Butterflies of Britain and Europe: A Photographic Guide. A & C Black, London.