I checked the trap early, but some of the moths were still around for Andy Swash to look at. He helped with tips for separating the two Copper Underwings based on palp colour and for distinguishing Beaded Chestnut from Lunar Underwing. He particularly enjoyed the Bulrush Wainscot.
|Grey Pine Carpet Thera obeliscata - note weakly indented inner edge of central cross-band. |
|The aptly-named Black Rustic Aporophyla nigra - one of nine.|
|Beaded Chestnut Agrochola lychnidis|
|Brindled Green Dryobotodes eremita - somewhat greener in life.|
Moths - macros only (23 spp.):-