Monday, 6 May 2013

Whetstone, Leics. Update

Hardly anything in the traps lately - nice and warm in the day but cold overnight. Orange-tip finally seen this morning (very late) taking me up to 40. I expect things will pick up in the traps in a surge within a week or so!

Code Taxon Vernacular Earliest
1553 Anthocharis cardamines Orange-tip 06/05/2013
1919 Selenia tetralunaria Purple Thorn 05/05/2013
1830 Eupithecia absinthiata Wormwood Pug 03/05/2013
1852 Eupithecia abbreviata Brindled Pug 01/05/2013

Purple Thorn

Brindled Pug

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