Sunday, 18 August 2013

Last night at Troserch



Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing
Hedge Rustic



Reasonable night with just over 30 species including a number of firsts for me: a Bordered Beauty, a Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing(?) and I believe a Hedge Rustic(?) and August Thorn(?)





August Thorn
Bordered Beauty

6 comments:

  1. Broad-bordered Yellow Underwings are LOVELY!!

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  2. That was a nice catch Colin. Yes, BBYUs are lovely, so are Bordered Beauties, and August Thorns for that matter! I'm waiting for my first Hedge Rustic ...

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  3. Hedge Rustics are big and obvious. Before I saw my first I wondered whether I needed to look closely at various dark-looking noctuids, but they're as chunky as a Feathered Gothic so are pretty unmistakable. I'm sure you'll catch your first soon Chris.

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  4. Yes, you`re doing well Colin! I always like bordered beauties!

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