Friday, January 14, 2011

January Moths

Some mild conditions encouraged me to try a bit of winter mothing and three species resulted. Second Mottled Umber for the garden and first January records for Winter Moth and March Moth (previous earliest 11th Feb.).

Mottled Umber Erannis defoliaria

March Moth Alsophila aescularia

Winter Moth Operophtera brumata

Canon Powershot A640