Wednesday, 8 July 2009

Leopard Moth +help

Popped down to see Mike and Cath today as they had just caught this beauty(pic above)
They had also 2 Blacknecks,Brown China Mark,and a couple of Diamond Backed Moths.First time they had the trap on for 2 weeks because they had been at spurn,if any one is interested in seeing some excellent photos of Hobby cheque out Mikes birding blogg.I had 3 Polar Hawks ,1 Poplar Grey and 1 Iron promnent(northern form) in the trap last night and this micro which I should know but carnt put my finger on it.???


charlie streets said...

Hi Andy, your micro is the pyralid - Euzophera pinguis.

AndyC said...

Thanks Charlie,quite a local species