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Tuesday, 5 May 2015

2469 The Herald Scoliopteryx libatrix

2469 The Herald Scoliopteryx libatrix Found04.05.2015 on Hawthorn Daytime, This specimen had a marked  glossy silver legs not apparent from the image This moth underpins the importance of Willow accross a LNR The larvae feed on willow (Salix) and poplar (Populus)

Herald 6110

Herald 6115

Herald 6116

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