Archive for October 14th, 2007

14th October 2007, Sunday

Moths at Fairlight

Still very few moths in my garden trap, but today an L-album Wainscot-the third this year, and again a Hummingbird Hawk Moth on Verbena bonariensis

Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Posted by Alan Parker on wildhastings

14th October 2007, Sunday

Moth Morning – Hastings Country Park NR

Moths recorded during the Friends of Hastings Country Park Nature Reserve Moth Morning included only one migrant a rusty dot pearl. Although there was a nice selection of typical autumn moths including common marbled carpet, autumnal rustic, square-spot rustic, black rustic, brick, yellow-line quaker, flounced chestnut, lunar underwing, barred sallow, angle shades and a snout.

dark bush-cricket
Also 3 dark bush-crickets were present around the trap in Warren Cottage garden.

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14th October 2007, Sunday

Early Morning at Hastings Country Park NR

3 Bramblings heard calling over Warren Glen, about 15 Redpolls and 30 Siskins over, on returning to the carpark 9 Tree Sparrows flew in off the sea and disappeared inland at about 8.55

Posted by Alan Parker on wildhastings