• Boring Brown Moths?
  • 15th June 2014

  • A lot of people like butterflies, but hate moths because they're boring brown things that just buzz around at night. Below are photos of some of the moths I caught in my moth trap last night which I hope might help to dispell the myth.

    Green Silver Lines moth (Pseudoips prasinana) in Gorseinon, south Wales
    Green Silver Lines (Pseudoips prasinana

    Buff Ermine moth (Spilosoma luteum) in Gorseinon, south Wales
    Buff Ermine (Spilosoma luteum)

    Scorched Wing moth (Plagodis dolabraria) in Gorseinon, south Wales
    Scorched Wing (Plagodis dolabraria)

    The Flame moth (Axylia putris) in Gorseinon, south Wales
    The Flame (Axylia putris)