• Clouded-bordered Brindle

    Stars of the catch for 20 May 1014

  • Lime Hawk-moth

    Stars of the catch for 20 May 1014 We've seen these moths on outings but this is the first time we've had them on the balcony.

  • Lime Hawk-moth Two For One

    Stars of the catch for 20 May 1014 We've seen these moths on outings but this is the first time we've had them on the balcony. Two in one night!


  • Lime Hawk-moth

    Stars of the catch for 20 May 1014 We've seen these moths on outings but this is the first time we've had them on the balcony.

  • Pale Tussock Dark Colour Form

    Stars of the catch for 19 May 2014. This color form of the Pale Tussock was also seen a lot around Sussex this year. Would be interesting to know if the caterpillars or pupae of this form are darker as well or if the wet weather helped this color survive…

  • Aethes smeathmanniana



  • Mother Shipton

    Lovely day flying moth named after old Mother Shipton, a 16th-century Yorkshire witch, because of the old hags on each wing, can you see them looking at each other?

  • Elachista argentella Moth


  • Narrow-bordered Five-spot Burnet Caterpillar

    We saw a few of these already pupated, won't be long now :)


  • Speckled Yellow Moth

    Loads of these flying about right now, everyone always thinks they are butterflies :)

  • Cocksfoot Moth

    Tiny little moths flitting about

  • Silver-ground Carpet

    Gave a run for my money, but I finally got him to pose :)


  • Adela reaumurella Female

    Or as I like to call them Fairy Moths, you'll know what I mean if you've ever seen a group of them hovering around in the still sun above shrubs and low trees.

  • Bloxworth Snout

    29 April 2014 This was a moth I found walking home from the Post Office one day, just up the street from our house. It is a Red Data Book Species and on the increase around most south coastal counties. Finding this one at this time of year suggests it ov…

  • Great Prominent

    A few moths from our recent Moth Trapping event for Sussex Moth Group, Hastings Branch at Brede High Woods 26 April 2014


  • Cryptoblabes bistriga

    A few moths from our recent Moth Trapping event for Sussex Moth Group, Hastings Branch at Brede High Woods 26 April 2014

  • Square Spot

    A few moths from our recent Moth Trapping event for Sussex Moth Group, Hastings Branch at Brede High Woods 26 April 2014

  • Lunar Thorn

    A few moths from our recent Moth Trapping event for Sussex Moth Group, Hastings Branch at Brede High Woods 26 April 2014


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