Monday, 10 August 2020

Maenol Update

I took advantage of Friday night's calm, warm conditions and, like Adam, was rewarded by a host of LYUs - they comprised almost half of the 220 moths recorded.  First appearances of Six-striped Rustic, Small Rufous, Ear Moth, and Scalloped Hook-tip:

Clockwise, top left to bottom left: Six-striped Rustic, Small Rufous, Scalloped Hook-tip, Ear Moth
(P.S. I know that everyone would identify them but it was a challenge to put the appropriate caption below each image - and I failed.  At least I managed to align two images side-by-side though, that's progress!

Micros included a nice Acleris emargana, Prays ruficeps, and Epinotia nisella, again arranged clockwise left to right: