Saturday, 12 March 2016

LIfe At the Craggs 12 th March 2016

Counts Andy C

March Moth 8
Pale brindled Beauty 1
Dotted Border 4
Chestnut 1
Clouded Drab 1
Agonoptrix her 1

Weather 

Cool Still Previous days weather wet / damp / rain. Many Thanks to Andy for Setting up

Other Entomology

Large colonies of Orange Ladybird abundant - these are a fungal eating species which agregate in large numbers

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73.242 BF2188 Clouded Drab Orthosia incerta

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32.018 BF688 Agonopterix heracliana ( Worn Specimen)

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70.247 BF1926 Pale Brindled Beauty Phigalia pilosaria



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70.255 BF1934 Dotted Border Agriopis marginaria

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70.245 BF1663 March Moth Alsophila aescularia


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3 comments:

David Sutcliffe said...

Like the Ladybirds - we have had 2 of these on the porch all winter and they have just started moving about this week. Like the photo's Colin - helps a lot with identification / confirmation !

Colin D said...

Thank You David - Hope you can make it to one of Andys Nights The big Fella is not slow :-)and knows his onions

AndyC said...

March Moth photo is a cracker.................