Page of Life


This is where I bring together all the wonders of the natural world my cameras and I have encountered on my journey through life throughout the years, mainly in my local area of South Staffordshire. There are over 1000 different species of fauna, flora and fungi on this site at present, and you are more than welcome to join me on this journey. Pick a box below, click on it … and let’s go …


Badger Meles meles

Mammals

Shanny Lipophrys pholis juvenile

Fish

Eupodes

Mites & Ticks

Common Garden Snails (Cornu aspersum)

Slugs & Snails

Sessile Oak (Quercus petraea)

Trees, Shrubs & Climbers

Rosy Bonnet Mycena rosea

Fungi

Snakelocks Anemone (Anemonia viridis)

Rockpools & Shoreline

Robin Erithacus rubecula

Birds

Peacock Aglais io

Insects

Dicyrtomina saundersi female juvenile

Springtails

Enchytraeidae Potworm

Worms

Yorkshire Fog (Holcus lanatus)

Grasses, Sedges & Rushes

Coral Slime Ceratiomyxa fruticulosa

Slime Moulds

Perfoliate Pondweed Potamogeton perfoliatus

Freshwater Life

Wall Lizard Podarcis muralis

Reptiles

Black Lace-weaver Amaurobius ferox

Spiders

Woodlice

Robin's Pincushion (Diplolepis rosae)

Plant Galls

Hart’s-tongue Fern (Asplenium scolopendrium)

Ferns & Horsetails

Golden Shield Lichen (Xanthoria parietina)

Lichens

Common Frog Rana temporaria

Amphibians

Phalangium opilio female

Harvestmen

White-legged Millipede Tachypodoiulus niger

Centipedes & Millipedes

Common Dog-violet Viola riviniana

Wild Flowers

Redshank Moss Ceratodon purpureus

Mosses & Liverworts

Witches Butter Nostoc commune

Bacteria


This is very much a work in progress and many more species and new pages are being added regularly. Note that the world of classification is in constant flux, and with advances in DNA and new discoveries species names can change, as can their taxomic tree in some cases, so please note attempts are made to keep up with any changes.


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