Tuesday, 9 July 2013

It's picking up in Wiltshire

Finally things are picking up in Wiltshire. With 13 new species for us at our location our total is slowly creeping up, we're now on 32 :)  

The last week has provided us with many more moths, including new moths to me. The most exciting was the Small elephant hawk moth. 

Other species recorded this week were; 

Large wainscot, 
Red sword grass
Small magpie
White Ermine
Elephant Hawkmoth
Small Elephant Hawkmoth
Poplar Hawkmoth
Light Emerald
Common Emerald
Barred Straw
Buff Arches
Light Arches
Poplar Grey
Ingrailed Clay
Hart and Dart
Buff Ermine
Hebrew Character
Scorched Wing
Buff Tip
Beautiful Golden
Flame shoulder
Dark arches
Brown line brown eye
Lets see what the rest of the week brings....!

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