a diary living with nature in East Holywell and beyond
Saturday, 17 April 2010
A new moth
Having finally sorted a permanent home for the moth trap, such that light doesn't hit any neighbours' windows, I now have it on all night using a timer. This last week I was hoping for some good catches but had nothing til last night, possibly because it was a bit milder than late.
Two moths caught of two different species:
1 x 2190 Hebrew Character (Orthosia gothica)
1 x 1524 Common Plume (Emmelina monodactyla) *new