Tuesday, 1 November 2016

November moths - i/d.

Following the discussion on Mel`s preceding post (important - see the `Comments` section), here is an useful i/d guide:
http://www.mothscount.org/uploads/Difficult_species_guide_page_30.pdf

I suggest copy the above and paste into `google` search or whatever.

2 comments:

  1. Just to add, with practice you can tell males from females on the shape of the abdomen before going anywhere near your paint brush (for scale removal). Females tend to look fatter, with rounded tips to the abdomen whilst males have slim and slightly pointed abdomens.

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  2. Handy to know that Dave - thanks.

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