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Sunday, 26 July 2015

2050 Common Footman Eilema lurideola ABH 72.045

This moth was recorded near Creeping thistle  and  on Dry stone walling 24th July 2015

There is an excellent Primer on Footman Comparisons here Footman Comparisions

Footman 0689

Footman 0719

Footman 0709

Footman 0706

Friday, 10 July 2015

Yesterdays Day Flying Lepidoptera

Yesterdays Day Fliers Yorkshire

Small Heath
Common Carpet
Silver Grounds Carpet
Meadow Brown
Large White
Grass Weneer
5  / Narrow 5 Spot Burnet

Sunday, 5 July 2015

Wood Whites

The following shots are of the delicate Wood White Butterfly taken 2nd July 2015

Wood White 9633

Wood White 9582

Wood White 9606

Wood White 9616

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