My Blog's aim is to promote and encourage others to participate in the wonderful hobby that is Moth-trapping. So why do we do it? well for some people it is to get an insight into the world of Moths, for others it is to build a list of species much like 'Twitching' in the Bird world. The reason I do it....you never know what you might find when you open up that trap! I hope to show what different species inhabit our Country by getting people awareof what is out there. On this Blog you will find up-to-date records and pictures. I run a trap regularly in my garden in Hertfordshire and enjoy doing field trips to various localities within Hertfordshire and Essex
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NFY = New Species For The Year NFG = New Species For The Garden NEW! = New Species For My Records
Any Species highlighted inREDsignifies a totally new species for my records.
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Just 2 moths last night on quite a perfect night I thought, I keep forgetting that despite 10 degrees at night it still is only February and anything is a bonus considering there isn't much more than 10 species on the wing at the moment. Was nice to see a semi-melanic Pale Brindled Beauty though. The other moth was a Tortricodes alternella.