Saturday, 9 August 2014

7th August 2014

Despite continued warm nights the moth traps are already far quieter than they were with just 50 species recorded last night. One was new to the garden however Apotomis betuletana.

Sunday, 3 August 2014

28th July 2014

The first Lesser Swallow Prominent for the garden.

26th July 2014

Ypsolopha horridella is new for the garden whilst this was the smartest Tree-lichen beauty caught so far (4th for garden).

21st July 2014

Second garden record of Antler Moth.

18th July 2014

Marbled Clover was a second garden record and this was an unusual form of Brown-tail.

16th July 2014

A garden first in the form of a somewhat worn Acleris holmiana and a garden second in Platytes alpinella.