Sunday, August 05, 2007

Moth trapping

Sallow Kitten
  • Black Arches: 2
  • Brimstone Moth: 1
  • Common Footman: 9
  • Common Rustic: 16
  • Common Wainscot: 3
  • Coxcomb Prominent: 1
  • Dark Arches: 3
  • Dark Dagger: 1
  • Dusky Sallow: 5
  • Flame Shoulder: 17
  • Gold Triangle: 1
  • Green Carpet: 1
  • Large Yellow Underwing: 5
  • Leopard Moth: 1
  • Lesser Swallow Prominent: 1
  • Mother of Pearl: 5
  • Pebble Prominent: 1
  • Peppered Moth: 2
  • Phylyctaenia coronata: 2
  • Poplar Hawkmoth: 2
  • Purple Bar: 1
  • Riband Wave: 2
  • Ruby Tiger: 7
  • Sallow Kitten: 1
  • Scalloped Oak: 2
  • Scarce Footman: 7
  • Shuttle-shaped Dart: 1
  • Silver Y: 1
  • Small Magpie: 2
  • Small Waved Umber: 1
  • Snout: 1
  • Straw Underwing: 2
  • Swallow Prominent: 1
  • The Clay: 1
  • The Rustic: 4
  • The Uncertain: 18
  • White Satin Moth: 1
  • Willow Beauty: 1
  • Yellow-tail: 2
Ran the trap all night. Conditions clear but fairly warm - got up at 7 to empty the trap as it was getting hot already.

photos taken with Nikon Coolpix 995