Monday, 17 October 2016

A few of the remaining September 2016 Algarvian images.

 Images taken at Lagoa dos Salgados

                                                        Sea Daffodil
The Gulls were after the figs growing on the trees. A tasty meal if you like figs!

Bottoms up
That's better!
Clouded Yellow butterfly

Lang's Short-tailed Blue butterfly
Long-tailed Blue butterfly
Common Darter dragonfly

Emperor dragonfly
Long Skimmer

Wheatears on typical perches.

 Quinta do Lago
Purple Swamphens and Pond Turtles
Little Grebe

                                                       Great Crested Grebe
Moorish Gecko
One of many stunning sunsets seen during the holiday. This one was taken overlooking
   Galé .
Finally my Star find of the holiday! An Iberian Grey Shrike. A distant sighting but nonetheless an exciting one!




  1. Lovely to see your Algarvian images Pam, those butterflies pics are wonderful, I've never seen either a Short of Long tailed Blue!
    Congrats on the Iberian Grey Shrike, a super shot of him too.
    I love your flying Spoonbills also!

    1. Thank you so much for your lovely comments Ruth! I am pleased that you enjoyed seeing the images.