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Tuesday, 21 April 2015

Almost a century.

97 moths of 11 species in the alder grove at Cwmllwyd last night, including 26 Common Quaker, 23 Brindled Beauty and 21 Hebrew Characters, but no micros. Two FFY, singles of each. Swallow Prominent is much less frequent here than the Lesser species, while Great Prominent only occurs about once in any year.

Swallow Prominent

Great Prominent


  1. ...another lucky blighter catching a great prominent -something I`ve not had here at Llanelli.
    Well done again, Steve.

  2. Wow what gr8 moths, I caught a Pebble Prominent last night but I can't compete with a Great