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

Friday, 8 April 2011

7th April 2011...Holly Blue & Parsnip Moth

Managed to get a quick pic of a Holly Blue on my numerous and very invasive Forget-Me-NotsA garden first for The Dells....Parsnip Moth, Depressaria heraclei 672
Little more than half the size of the Parsnip Moth is this

My Bird Cherry tree in all its Spring glory Last nights garden tally:-

14 x Double-striped Pug

6 x Common Quaker

6 x Emmelina monodactyla

4 x Clouded Drab

2 x Hebrew Character

1 x A. heracliana

1 x Depressaria heraclei (Parsnip Moth)

1 x Powdered Quaker

639 moths caught

502 macros of 20 species

137 micros of 11/12 species...One ID pending


  1. Your Common Blue is a Holly Blue

  2. So it is...I didnt really check, I've seen about 10 of them in the garden so far. They're commoner than Common Blue