WINE RACE 2016 .. MATTc380 .. TRENT 353 .. BEN 347 ...... Garden species:- Macros 357, Micros 365, Total 722

Saturday, 18 September 2010

17th Sept.....Dusky Thorn

Winter seems to be on its way as temps plunged to around 4 degC. There were a few moths flying early in the evening and it was nice to get a Dusky Thorn which is a newcomer to my garden.
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DUSKY THORN
SMALL DUSTY WAVE is a common visitor to the traps

one of 3 PALE MOTTLED WILLOW to brave the cold


GARDEN CARPET



A micro believed to be CELYPHA LACUNANA unless someone knows better. I've set low standards for micro I.D. and so far have failed to achieve them Last nights tally :-
7, Large Yellow Underwing
4, Garden Carpet
4, Square-spot Rustic
3, Setaceous Hebrew Character
3, Pale Mottled Willow
3, Willow Beauty
2, Orange Swift
2, Flounced Rustic
2, Lunar Underwing
1, Silver Y
1, Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing
1, Lesser Yellow Underwing
1, Small Dusty Wave
1, Turnip Moth
1, Shuttle-shaped Dart
1, Dusky Thorn (garden first)




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