|Dark Brocade Blepharita adusta, a UK BAP species|
|Scorched Wing Plagodis dolabraria|
|Beautiful Golden Y Autographa pulchrina|
There was a first Peppered Moth, last seen with 27 years ago with Mike Majerus!
|♂ Peppered Moth Biston betularia|
|May Highflyer Hydriomena impluviata|
Poplar Hawk-moths are always welcome.
As ever, I am grateful to Andy Mackay for casting his experienced eye over some of the moths I found puzzling and either confirming my identifications or – more usually – setting me straight.
|Freyer's Pug Eupithecia intricata|
Macro-moths (99 moths of 42 spp.):-
Micro-moths (6 moths identified, of 2 spp.):-
|Evergestis forficalis||Garden Pebble||2|
|Eurrhypara hortulata||Small Magpie||4|
Sterling, P., Parsons, M. & Lewington, R. (2012) Field guide to the micro-moths of Great Britain and Ireland. British Wildlife Publishing: Gillingham, Dorset. 416 pp.