September 2020

Chloroclysta siterata
Red-green Carpet, Gubblecote, 29 September
Larentia clavaria
The Mallow, Gubblecote, 29 September
Catocala fraxini
Clifden Nonpareil, another specimen found resting on a window pane in Hawridge, near Chesham, Bucks, on 24 September, close to the original location 12 days earlier
Catocala fraxini
Clifden Nonpareil, posed for the photo (as they all are)
Catocala fraxini
Clifden Nonpareil, showing the pale underside
Catocala fraxini
Clifden Nonpareil, as in previous photo
Catocala fraxini
Clifden Nonpareil, the 'catch of the year' at Hawridge, Chilterns, Bucks, 12 September
Catocla fraxini
with wings more closed
Xanthia togata
Pink-barred Sallow, Hawridge, Bucks, 12 September
Agrochola litura
Brown-spot Pinion, Hawridge, 12 September
Calophasia lunula
Toadflax Brocade larva, Gubblecote meadow, 4 September
Pieris napi
Green-veined White, recently emerged from its pupa, Gubblecote, 4 September
Mormo maura
Old Lady, hiding behind the gate among the cobwebs, Gubblecote, 3 Sept
Pieris napi
Green-veined White butterfly pupa, Gubblecote, 2 Sept
Pieris napi
Another angle
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