Sunday, May 01, 2005

Good moth night

Best night of the year so far with high day time temperatures and a warm muggy night contributing to the good result. Here are a few of the moths recorded.

Two Lime Hawk-moths (Mimas tiliae)

Purple Thorn (Selenia tetralunaria)

Waved Umber (Menophra abruptaria)

Twenty-plume Moth (Alucita hexadactyla)

Least Black Arches (Nola confusalis)

Two Red Twin-spot Carpets (Xanthorhoe spadicearia)

Swallow Prominent (Pheosia tremula)

Pale Prominent (Pterostoma palpina)

Muslin Moth (Diaphora mendica)

Red-green Carpet (Chloroclysta siterata)

Nikon CP995

1 comment:

blackmac said...

nice photos thanks for sharing!!