Sunday, 7 June 2015
Norfolk moths: Rockland St. Peter garden, 6 June 2015
After a relatively warm (18°C) and intermittently sunny day, completely clear skies all night, with temperatures of 13.0°C when I turned on the MV light at 21h45 and 9.7°C when I turned it off at 04h00. A light ESE air. Waning gibbous moon.
It took me half an hour to record the catch. A May Highflyer had settled just below the light, while a Privet Hawk-moth was resting on cut branches alongside the trap.
Macro-moths (23 moths of 12 spp.):-