Thursday, May 6, 2010


Bordered White Puss Moth Yellow-barred Brindle
A nice little haul really and a couple of debutantes. The Bordered White is apparently the earliest in the county by 2 weeks and the Puss Moth is a truly impressive beast! The full count is as follows-
  1. Hebrew Character- 5
  2. Shuttle-shaped Dart- 2
  3. Clouded Drab- 2
  4. Bordered White- Garden 1st
  5. Puss Moth- Garden 1st
  6. Yellow-barred Brindle- 2nd Record
  7. Brimstone Moth
  8. Common Quaker
  9. Powdered Quaker
  10. Flame Shoulder
  11. Nut-tree Tussock
  12. Pug? a brief visit, prob Brindled.
  13. Emmelina monodactyla
  14. White-shouldered House-moth


  1. Nice ! A MALE Bordered White and a Puss Moth. I'm further behind now !

  2. Well done with the garden firsts, Matt. You`re right about Puss Moths. Stunning beasties.