Archive for September 2nd, 2007

2nd September 2007, Sunday

Elephant Hawk-moth

This large caterpillar has been feeding on a Calla Lily – an unusual foodplant – in a garden in Rye Harbour. It is 75mm long, so must be nearly ready to pupate in the soil.
Elephant Hawk-moth

2nd September 2007, Sunday

Night Heron, Alexandra Park – Update

The juv. night heron is still present, but elusive, in Alexandra Park, Hastings. The last two nights it has fed on Shornden Reservoir and roosted during the day at Harmer’s Pond (TQ807104).