Archive for June 12th, 2005

12th June 2005, Sunday

Rye Harbour Moths

A total of 160 individuals of 30 species were caught in the Lime Kiln Cottage moth trap last night. Rarities included yet more indiviudals of the rare micro Ethmia bipunctella and the macro White Colon, while new species for the year included Cream-spot Tiger, Peppered Moth (below), Shoulder-striped Wainscot and Willow Beauty.
Peppered Moth