Sunday, 29 May 2016

SN62 29/05/2016

This moth was found during a visit to relatives this afternoon, near Taliaris. Grid ref: SN 662296.

Plutella porrectella

Lots of Dame's Violets in the garden.

5 comments:

  1. Plutella porrectella, as you probably well know Steve - a great record and a species for which I`ve been looking out for! I`ve not seen it, but it`ll be worth people checking stands of dame`s violet as it is obviously out now. Really well done (I`m jealous!).

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  2. A very nice record. I will check how many previously in Carms. They do wander occasionally to MV.

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  3. Just 9 records on the 2103 list. Also shows the value of daytime moth recording.

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  4. None in 2014 or 2015, so this is the 10th.

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  5. Thank you both very much. At last, a micro that's easy to indentify!

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