After clearing some of the excess growth from one of my ponds it appears that not all the Tadpoles have grown up and left home. There are still some still waiting for the arrival of some limbs. Leaving it very late.
Placido wrote:Strange ?? Are they the result of later spawning or just late developers. Indeed, shall we ever know
I never saw any late spawn so I'm assuming late developers. I have read somewhere that late developers will overwinter in their pond and resume development again in the spring. I shall be watching with interest to see if that happens here.