At the moment.... mostly about moths

Sunday, 3 May 2009

Nettle-tap Moth (Anthophila fabriciana)

To add to my moth list from the trap I found a day flying moth today:

Nettle-tap Moth (Anthophila fabriciana)

Nettle-tap Moth (Anthophila fabriciana)


This is a widespread moth, occurring throughout the UK. Not surprisingly it's often associated with Nettles - and this one was near a big patch of nettles.

Moth totals:

Total Species 7
Total moths 25

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