Monday, 2 June 2014

Poplar Hawk at Cromwell Bottom LNR

Whilst around 20 of us were balsam bashing we came across this moth. I personally have never seen one before, but is apparently the commonest Hawk-moth in the UK. We cordoned off the area so it was not disturbed.
Poplar Hawk-moth   Laothoe populi

1 comment:

AndyC said...

Very nice Bruce and glad you have posted on the blog. many thanks.
It may be common but always nice to see any of the Hawkmoths.