At the moment.... mostly about moths

Thursday, 28 May 2009

Moth trap 26

After a warm still night I had high hopes for the trap.... The total 16 moths was good but I didn't identify any new species (there were 2 new micros which flew off before I could get any pics).

2 Light brown apple moth
1 Garden Carpet
2 Shuttle-shaped Dart
3 Heart and Dart
2 Diamondback
2 Common Swift
2 Vine's Rustic
1 Common Marbled Carpet
1 Clouded Silver

Common Marbled Carpet (Chlorochlysta truncata)

Common Marbled Carpet (Chlorochlysta truncata)

Moth totals

Total Species 42 (40 in garden)

Total moths 175

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