Sunday, 17 November 2013

Wildlife: Cuban Tody

If you wish to see this little fellow, then you'll have to go to Cuba. The endemic Cuban Tody Todus multicolor is widespread and fairly common both on the main island and the cays. Photo: Gerard Gorman.

Wednesday, 26 June 2013

Wildlife: Banded Demoiselle

The Banded Demoiselle Calopteryx spendens is a fairly common and widespread dragonfly over much of Europe. It is found by running waters - streams and rivers. Photo taken in the Aggtelek NP, Hungary, by Gerard Gorman.

Monday, 3 June 2013

Wildlife: Brown Hare

The Brown Hare Lepus europaeus is common over much of lowland Europe including farmland. However, over-hunting has resulted in declines in some countries. Photo taken by Gerard Gorman in Burgenland, Austria.

Tuesday, 26 March 2013

Wildlife: Bee Hummingbird

At around 5.5cm long the Bee Hummingbird Mellisuga helenae is the smallest bird on the planet. It is endemic to Cuba. Photo taken near Playa Larga by Gerard Gorman, Match 2013.