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Askernish Moths - 26th May 2014

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Askernish Moths - 26th May 2014

Post by YvonneB » 27 May 2014, 21:50

Dusted off the moth trap for the first time this year. Not too much in there when I opened it up this morning - 12 moths of 6 species.

6 Pebble Prominent
1 Poplar Hawk-moth
1 Common Pug
1 Buff-tip
1 Diamond-back Moth
2 White Ermine

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Common Pug

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Buff-tip

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Re: Askernish Moths - 26th May 2014

Post by Paul » 29 May 2014, 09:41

I also had the trap out (for the second time this year) & caught 18 moths
1 Clouded Drab, 1 Clouded Bordered Brindle, 1 Common Carpet, 2 Common Pug, 2 Flame Carpet, 2 Flame Shoulder, 1 Garden Carpet, 1 Ingrailed Clay (a bit early?), 2 Knot Grass, 1 Narrow Winged Pug, 1 Pebble Prominent, 2 Poplar Hawkmoth & 1 Shears.
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