Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Moth Trapping 24th May 2010

Our first attemt at moth trapping produced 27 species.

White Ermine

White Ermine

Peach Blossom

Sandy Carpet

Scalloped Hazel

Early Thorn

Water Carpet

White Wave

Nut Tree Tussock

Buff Tip

Dark Barred Twin Spot

Small Engrailed

Brown Silverline


Gaina said...

oops! Forgot to tick the box for follow-up comments ;-)

Gaina said...

I highly recommend 'Collins Complete British Insects' by Michael Chinery.

# ISBN-10: 0007179669
# ISBN-13: 978-0007179664

It's by no means exhaustive but gets you started with clear photographs and information on the critters you're most likely to meet :).