Saturday, 28 May 2011

More Devons

A cold wind blew up the valley at the Craggs last night but with winston somewhere at the top of the valley with his trap and increasing cloud cover we set two traps around Hollin Hall.No less than 5 DEVON CARPETS to light and a lot to sort out yet(mainly Pugs0full list and photos to follow,.Heavy rain and stong winds at 12.00 stoped us a bit early...

5 comments:

brian leecy said...

Fantastic Moths,other 1 was dark barred twin spot carpet.Bri

Winston said...

Hi all

Not so spectacular here although a couple to positively id. Busy and going away so full report tomorrow night.

P.s. I had an ingenious wine trap as well as the skinner.

Grampy Bustard said...

Great stuff! Still not had a first generation at the other Yorkshire site.

AndyC said...

hi Grampy,have you ever searched for the larvae.??

brian leecy said...

got an accurate Forewing measurment of Devon Carpet at 13mm,regards Bri