Saturday, 29 January 2011

Northern Egga,r collage


Thought id try a collage of some stages of Northern Eggar,with 1st and final caterpillar instars shown.while things are a bit quiet .regards Bri.

4 comments:

AndyC said...

A great selection there Bri the male is a cracker.....

brian leecy said...

Cheers Andy,Spring Ushers should be showing anytime !

Winston said...

lovely pics. When did you see the adults (Whiteholm drain wasn't it?) Win

brian leecy said...

Yes Winston,the males were on whiteholme drain,we had a few females at light ,they are fairly common locally on our moors, males careering around emperor style,but later on then emps,july.i have only seen 2 on the ground.hope you nab 1 or 2 with that giant net ! regards Bri.