Sunday, 30 March 2014

Micros at the kitchen window

The warmer evenings are certainly bringing the moths out. I had 4 different micros come to rest on my kitchen window in Cookham last night - Emmelina monodactyla, Alucita hexadactyla, Agonopterix heracliana (earlier comments re this species duly noted) and finally what I believe to be Ypsolopha mucronella. This is a new moth for me, so I include 2 photos, and would appreciate it if someone could confirm my id.

Steve Trigg

1 comment:

  1. Yes, that's mucronella, Steve. A nice little moth!


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