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Monday, 22 July 2013
Maenol, Saturday & Sunday Nights
Both nights were quite productive, three new species encountered - Northern Spinach, Waved Carpet, and the large Tortricid Lozotaenia forsterana. Also notable were Lilac Beauty and Cloaked Carpet, the second appearance of each this year, the first V-Pugs, several Rosy Footmen and a Swallow-tailed Moth. Buff Ermines have faded away and White Ermines reduced to singles per night - the summer is progressing fast!
Cloaked Carpet in situ
Waved Carpet in situ
Waved Carpet in capture
I would be grateful if someone familiar with the Waved Carpet could confirm the identification for me because it's the first I've seen.
Posted by Chris Handoll