Wednesday, 24 March 2010

Catkins

Did I dream it or are there larvae that feed on catkins?
Are you there Paul?

Derek

5 comments:

Paul Talbot..aka Moffman said...

Lots of species feed on Catkins Derek, what you spotted ?

Derek Parkinson said...

Hi Paul

I seem to remember you describing collecting the catkins from sallow and seeing what emerged?

Derek Parkinson said...

I have just done a UKMoths text search for catkin. You are right, Paul. There are loads of species:
http://www.ukmoths.org.uk/search.php?entry=catkin&searchtype=fulltext

Winston said...

Ad therefore shall we go sallowing again this year gentlemen?

AndyC said...

I think Broadhead Clough on saturday night may be a good ided.??