Saturday, October 10, 2009
Red letter day!..............09/10
This rather tatty individual is the garden's 1st Red Underwing. Modelled by Louie, you can just about see how big it is! The fore wing measured at least 1 1/2 " and is the largest Underwing we have seen so far.
The photo to the right is a Red-line Quaker and again is a garden 1st. I manged to get a quick picture before it flew.
It was another good night for variety with 10 of 9 species recorded;