Wednesday, 28 August 2013


 icterine warbler
 young blackcap
 bordered beauty
 canary-shouldered thorn
yellow shell

Saturday, 24 August 2013

phew !!!

cabbage moth
feathered gothic
july highflyer
lime-speck pug
angle-striped sallow (im)
purple bar (im)

Sunday, 18 August 2013

more and more

 dot moth, scarce at flamborough.
 maidens blush, 1st for flamborough
 ear moth, 3rd for flamborough, 2nd for my garden.
 2 brown-veined wainscots (IM)
toadflax pug

Saturday, 10 August 2013

3 more beauties

 gold spangle
 gold spot
scarce silver-lines

Monday, 5 August 2013

some more good stuff

 barred hooktip (IM)
 barred red. 2nd and3rd records for flamborough. the one below is the more normal form, the one above is unusual.

 barred rivulet. 1st for flamborough.
 bordered sallow.
 dusky sallow.
 chevron (IM)
 The coronet. 1st for flamborough.
 iron prominent. rare at flamborough.
 least carpet. 1st for flamborough. the only yorkshire record away from spurn, and the most northerly british record.
 The miller.  4th.flamborough record.
 2 examples of shaded broad-bar. new for my garden.

shears. 1st record for flamborough.

This is certainly the best moth posting i've ever done.

Thursday, 1 August 2013

they keep a' coming

 barred straw
 blackneck (IM)
 burnished brass
 coxcomb prominent
 cream-bordered green pea
 gallium carpet (RB)
 kent black arches (RB)
 lime-speck pug
 orange swift
 swallowtail moth
white satin