Monday, 4 May 2015

The Herald Scoliopteryx libatrix a Willow Feeder

Found CB nr Weir 04.05.2015 on Hawthorn Daytime, This specimen had a marked  glossy silver legs not apparent from the image This moth underpins the importance of Willow accross the LNR The larvae feed on willow (Salix) and poplar (Populus)

Herald 6110

Herald 6115

Herald 6116

1 comment:

AndyC said...

Nice moth to find during the day,