For the first time in three weeks, Golden Plovers were not moving as I inspected the trap. Instead half a dozen Meadow Pipits and a couple of Mistle Thrishes flew over and a solitary Chiff Chaff called and then sang as it moved southwards through the pre-dawn garden.
|♂ Feathered Thorn Colotois pennaria, with a different resting posture to the Ennomos thorns.|
|Grey Shoulder-knot Lithophane ornitopus|
|Green-brindled Crescent Allophyes oxyacanthae|
|Red-line Agrochola lota & Yellow-line A. macilenta Quakers|
|Barred Sallow Xanthia aurago|
|Beautiful Hook-tip Laspeyria flexula|
Macro-moths (117 moths of 24 spp.):-