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American Wigeon Anas americana

Observer

petemella

Date

March 12, 2010 01:34 PM GMT

Description

A rarity among the wigeons! Martin Mere WWT, Mar 2010

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Pink-footed Goose Anser brachyrhynchus

Observer

john11

Date

January 15, 1993

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What

Starling

Observer

philpye

Date

September 3, 2013 01:19 PM WEST

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Grey Heron Ardea cinerea

Observer

acljohn

Date

June 4, 2012

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Goosegrass Galium aparine

Observer

acljohn

Date

June 4, 2012

Description

Greenish-white flowers; long, narrow leaves, with prickly edges (cleavers)

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White Waterlily Nymphaea alba

Observer

acljohn

Date

June 4, 2012

Description

Big, floating white flowers; Floating leaves are round in outline; none underwater

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Yellow Flag Iris pseudacorus

Observer

acljohn

Date

June 4, 2012

Description

Long flattened leaves and large, bright yellow flowers.

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Petty Spurge Euphorbia peplus

Observer

acljohn

Date

June 4, 2012

Description

Green flowerheads in threes and blunt, oval leaves

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Bumble bees Genus Bombus

Observer

acljohn

Date

June 4, 2012

Description

lapidarius - Abdomen relatively long. Hair longer and thorax less humped than in confusus.

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Common Fumitory Fumaria officinalis

Observer

acljohn

Date

June 4, 2012

Description

Feathery foliage and delicate clusters of up to 20 pink and red flowers.

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scentless mayweed Tripleurospermum inodorum

Observer

acljohn

Date

June 4, 2012

Description

No obvious scent :-)
Leaves deeply dissected

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Common Poppy Papaver rhoeas

Observer

acljohn

Date

June 4, 2012

Description

Large bright scarlet flowers. Leaves deeply divided with narrow segments.

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Field pansy Viola arvensis

Observer

acljohn

Date

June 4, 2012

Description

Small creamy-white flowers, each with a yellow centre.

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Field pansy Viola arvensis

Observer

acljohn

Date

June 4, 2012

Description

Small creamy-white flowers, each with a yellow centre.

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Cut-leaved Crane's-bill Geranium dissectum

Observer

acljohn

Date

June 4, 2012

Place

Maghull (Google, OSM)

Description

Leaves more deeply cut than other geranium; pink flowers

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black medick Medicago lupulina

Observer

acljohn

Date

June 4, 2012

Description

Small clusters of tiny yellow flowers. Leaves are three-lobed cloverleaf with the tip of each extended into a minute point.

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Observer

acljohn

Date

June 4, 2012

Description

White or sandhill snailThe shell background colour is a creamy white, with varying degrees of pale to dark brown markings. The markings are in the form of uninterrupted spiral bands.

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Bluebell Hyacinthoides non-scripta

Observer

acljohn

Date

April 14, 2012

Description

One-sided inflorescence of 4–8 tubular, sweet-scented purple flowers.

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Eurasian Coot Fulica atra

Observer

acljohn

Date

April 14, 2012

Description

Observed with young - see image. Largely black except for the white facial shield; partial webbing on long toes.

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Moorhens Genus Gallinula

Observer

acljohn

Date

April 14, 2012

Description

Dark plumage apart from the white undertail, yellow legs and a red facial shield.

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Buff-tailed Bumblebee Bombus terrestris

Observer

acljohn

Date

April 1, 2012

Description

Two: landing on grass and crawling into undergrowth; reappearing and repeating process. I assume they are looking for new nesting holes.
Possible queens as very large.

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Great Tit Parus major [inactive]

Observer

acljohn

Date

April 1, 2012

Description

Pair on Fencing - Black head and neck, prominent white cheeks, olive upperparts and yellow underparts

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Observer

acljohn

Date

April 1, 2012

Description

Rusty red wings with, at each wingtip, distinctive, black, blue and yellow eye-spots.

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Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus

Observer

acljohn

Date

April 1, 2012

Description

Blue crown and dark blue line passing through the eye, and encircling the white cheeks to the chin. White forehead. Wings and tail are blue. Underparts yellow.

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Great Tit Parus major [inactive]

Observer

acljohn

Date

April 1, 2012

Description

Black head and neck, prominent white cheeks, olive upperparts and yellow underparts

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common dandelion Taraxacum officinale

Observer

acljohn

Date

April 1, 2012

Description

Next to Maghull to Ormskirk Railway Line.

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Greater periwinkle Vinca major

Observer

acljohn

Date

April 1, 2012

Description

Flower - violet-purple, 3-5 cm diameter, with a five-lobed corolla.

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Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella

Observer

acljohn

Date

April 1, 2012

Description

Bright yellow head, yellow underparts, and a heavily streaked brown back.

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Wood Anemone Anemone nemorosa

Observer

acljohn

Date

April 1, 2012

Description

In ditch - south facing - white 'flowers' with six or seven petal-like segments.

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Blackthorn Prunus spinosa

Observer

acljohn

Date

April 1, 2012

Description

Blackish bark and dense, stiff, spiny branches; blossom five creamy-white petals; no leaves yet.