April & May 2020

Pseudoips fagana britannica
Green Silver-lines, Hawridge, Buckinghamshire, 31 May
Hepialus lupulinus
Common Swift, Hawridge, Bucks, 31 May
Lacanobia w-latinum
Light Brocade, Hawridge, Bucks, 31 May
Chloroclysta truncata
Common Marbled Carpet, Hawridge, Bucks, 31 May
Diarsia mendica mendica
Ingrailed Clay, Hawridge, Bucks, 31 May
Laspeyria flexula
Beautiful Hook-tip, Gubblecote, 27 May
Eupithecia centaureata
Lime-speck Pug, Gubblecote, 27 May
Cardadrina clavipalpis
Pale Mottled Willow, Gubblecote, 27 May
Thera obeliscata
Grey Pine Carpet, Gubblecote, 27 May
Acasis viretata
Yellow-barred Brindle, Gubblecote, 21 May
Hoplodrina ambigua
Vine's Rustic, Gubblecote, 21 May
Polyommatus bellargus
Adonis Blues, Yoesden Bank, 20 May
Polyommatus bellargus
Adonis Blue, female, Yoesden Bank, 20 May
Polyommatus bellargus
Adonis Blue, female, Yoesden Bank, 20 May
Xanthorhoe montanata montanata
Silver-ground Carpet, Gubblecote, 18 May
Hadena rivularis
Campion, Gubblecote, 18 May
Cerura vinula
Puss Moth, Gubblecote, 17 May
Lacanobia w-latinum
Light Brocade, Gubblecote, 17 May
Pheosia gnoma
Lesser Swallow Prominent, Gubblecote, 17 May
Eupithecia exiguata
Mottled Pug, Gubblecote, 17 May
Agrotis puta puta
Shuttle-shaped Dart, Gubblecote, 13 May
Notodonta dromedarius
Iron Prominent, Gubblecote, 13 May
Callimorpha dominula
Scarlet Tiger larva, on Green alkanet, a member of the borage family, Gubblecote Farm paddock, 12 May
Anthocharis cardamines
Orange-tip, male, at rest on Jack-by-the hedge, Gubblecote Farm paddock, 12 May
Aglais urticae
Small Tortoiseshell larvae, Gubblecote Farm paddock, 12 May
Eligmodonta ziczac
Pebble Prominent, Gubblecote, and the following 9 photos,10 May
Eligmodonta ziczac
as previously
Eligmodonta ziczac
as for the previous shot
Eilema sororcula
Orange Footman
Hadena bicruris
Lychnis
Oligia strigilis
Marbled Minor
Pterostoma palpina
Pale Prominent
Lobophora alterata
Seraphim
Lobophora alterata
Seraphim
Lobophora alterata
Seraphim
Yoesden Bank
Bledlow Ridge, Buckinghamshire, 7 May
Pararge aegeria
Speckled Wood, territorial behaviour in a sunlit spot, Yoesden, 7 May
Pararge aegeria
Aplocera plagiata
Treble-bar, Yoesden, 7 May
Aplocera plagiata
as shown in the preceding shot
Polyommatus icarus
Common Blue, male, Yoesden, 7 May
Callistege mi
Mother Shipton, Yoesden, 7 May
Callistege mi
the same moth as shown in the previous photo
Callophrys rubi
Green Hairstreak, Yoesden, 7 May
Euclidia glyphica
Burnet Companion, Yoesden, 7 May
Yoesden Bank
Bledlow Ridge, Buckinghamshire, looking back on 7 May
Cilix glaucata
Chinese Character, Gubblecote, 4 May, and the following photos until the next date
Cilix glaucata
Chinese Character resting on Rowan
Tyria jacobaeae
Cinnabar
Mimas tiliae
Lime Hawk resting on its host plant/tree
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Thera obeliscata

Grey Pine Carpet, Gubblecote, 27 May