• Box Colour
  • Adonis blue

    Adonis blue

  • Emperor dragonfly

    Emperor dragonfly

  • Lilly of the Valley

    Lilly of the Valley

  • Grey seal

    Grey seal

  • Rainbow parakeet

    Rainbow parakeet

  • Saltmarsh surey - skinflats

    Saltmarsh survey - Skinflats

  • Grey-cushioned grimmia

    Grey-cushioned grimmia

  • Goatsbeard


  • Colour
  • Meadow thistle

    Meadow thistle

  • Mountain pansy

    Mountain pansy

  • Surveying on Greenham Common

    Surveying on Greenham Common

  • Striped shieldbug

    Striped shieldbug

  • Puffin


  • Colour
  • Red kite

    Red kite

  • Monkey orchid

    Monkey orchid

  • Shining hookeria

    Shining hookeria

  • Tay survey

    Saltmarsh survey - Tay Estuary

  • Verdigris fungus

    Verdigris fungus



A Guide to Finding Hoverflies in Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire

An attractive and easy to use pocket guide to the 70+ species of hoverfly found in Berks, Bucks and Oxon.
About the book


The fifth in this series of attractively-designed pocket guides describes over 70 of these fascinating insects found in Berks, Bucks and Oxon. These superb mimics may be mistaken for bumblebees, honeybees and wasps. Many are found in gardens, where they are useful pollinators, whilst others prefer woodlands or wetlands.
Each species is described using non-technical language making this easy-to-use book is perfect for the beginner, with over 140 high-quality colour photographs.

Book details
ISBN: 978-1-874357-60-5
Size: 190 x 105 mm
Pages: 72
Illustrations: Full colour throughout
Author(s) Peter Creed