At the moment.... mostly about moths

Wednesday, 20 May 2009

Moth Trap 18

7 moths this morning, including more new species.

1 Shuttle-shaped Dart (a very dark individual)
1 Pale Mottled Willow
1 Heart and Dart
1 Spruce Carpet (new!)
2 Small Quaker (new !)

Spruce Carpet (Thera britannica)

Spruce Carpet (Thera britannica)

Small Quaker (Orthosia cruda) - is this correct - it looked very small 13.5 mm in length

Small Quaker (Orthosia cruda)

Garden Pebble (Evergestis forticalis)


Moth totals

Total Species 23 (21 in garden)

Total moths 88

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