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Maybe an unwanted Harlequin Ladybird

In response to my recent blog posts on ladybirds, friend Mary sent me a photo of a couple she found in her garden.  I set out to identify these and would like to think they are the Harmonia conformis also … Continue reading

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A Tasmanian Ladybird

Recently I published a post introducing the topic of ladybirds. Since then I have been vigilant when out in my garden. Yesterday I saw another type of Ladybird: this time the examples were found on two different trees located some … Continue reading

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Spots in the landscape

Every day I realise the extent of my ignorance, especially ignorance about the natural world around me -and particularly within Tasmania which I often assume I know best. When recently I read the January issue of ABC’s Gardening Australia magazine … Continue reading

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