October 2020

Dryobota labecula
Dryobota labecula

Oak Rustic, a very rare migrant, Gubblecote, 31 October

Euproctis similis
Euproctis similis

Yellow-tail, a small specimen and an exceptionally late sighting, Gubblecote, 31 October

Chloroclysta siterata
Chloroclysta siterata

Red-green Carpet, Gubblecote, 31 October

Dichonia aprilina
Dichonia aprilina

Merveille du Jour, trapped at Hawridge in Bucks on 18 October

Dichonia aprilina
Dichonia aprilina

as in the previous shot

Dichonia aprilina
Dichonia aprilina

not posed! The moth hurried onto this branch in the oak tree and became superbly camouflaged

Conistra vaccinii
Conistra vaccinii

Chestnut, Hawridge, Chesham, Bucks, 18 October

Agrochola circellaris
Agrochola circellaris

Brick, Hawridge, Bucks, 18 October

Agrochola lota
Agrochola lota

Red-line Quaker, Hawridge, Bucks, 18 October

Eupsilia transversa
Eupsilia transversa

Satellite, Hawridge, Bucks, 18 October

Xanthia icteritia
Xanthia icteritia

The Sallow, Gubblecote, 17 October

Epirrita dilutata
Epirrita dilutata

'November Moth', Gubblecote 17 October

Calliteara pudibunda
Calliteara pudibunda

Pale Tussock larva, fully grown, Gubblecote 7 October