Saturday, July 03, 2010

A first!



Buff Arches. A first for VC68. This moth became extinct in Northumberland in the 80s but now it is on the march north and what a stunner it is...

A record catch last night with 247 moths of 81 species....



New for the garden were, above left Barred Yellow, and right Fan Foot.

3 comments:

Emma Anderson said...

What a beautiful little creature this is Stewart. Great find for you.

Newton Stringer said...

A stunner indeed !!

alan tilmouth said...

Gorgeous, you just keep pulling them out!