A diary of my mothing activity covering highlights and photos from my moth trapping activities. Mainly Norfolk (UK), occasionally beyond. I may mention other wildlife sightings here, especially insects, but for birds see my birding diary.
Wednesday, 6 January 2016
An early moth and an Early Moth
Just one moth the night before last, a Pale Brindled Beauty, but more mild conditions last night produced 4 different moths. Dotted Border was my earliest ever by over a month, Early Moth was also my earliest ever, though not by much and a Rusty Oak Button Acleris ferrugana was my first in January. Also a Winter Moth.
Rusty Oak Button Acerlis ferrugana (male, gen det), North Elmham, 5th January