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current posts

 
Fri 3rd April 2020 11:52 by Will Bown
Winterborne Stickland - 2nd April
A slight increase in numbers and species with Herald, Chestnut, Early Thorn (5) and Common Plume among the regulars.

2469 Herald 07 Copyright: Will Bown

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Fri 3rd April 2020 11:38 by Colin Burningham
Yetminster 1st April
very slow here but 6 species including 2 Shoulder Stripe and 1 Twin-spotted Quaker
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Fri 3rd April 2020 08:32 by Julian Francis
Tolpuddle 2 April 2020
FFY Nut-tree Tussock.
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Thu 2nd April 2020 15:29 by Martin Raper
Beaminster 1st April
26 Orthosia, Early Thorn, Early Grey, Oak Beauty
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Thu 2nd April 2020 12:33 by Geoff Lightfoot
Preston 1st April
11 of 10.  Early Moth was a surprise !  Streamer , Dark Sword-grass , Twin-spotted Quaker , Mullein.
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Thu 2nd April 2020 09:53 by Will Bown
Winterborne Stickland - 1st April
Eight species including: Dark Sword-grass, Oak Beauty and Early Thorn.

1917 Early Thorn 08 Copyright: Will Bown

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Thu 2nd April 2020 08:37 by Julian Francis
Tolpuddle 1 April 2020
One Agonopterix ocellana. Also FFG one A. rotundella caught indoors (confirmed by Phil Sterling).
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Thu 2nd April 2020 08:18 by Mike Hetherington
Puncknowle 1.4.20 15W actinic
6 species, including FFY Early Tooth-striped, Oak Beauty, Early Grey, March Moth & Streamer.
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Thu 2nd April 2020 07:51 by Jack Oughton
Portesham 1st April
12 species, with highlight being Tawny Pinion. Best of the rest were Agonopterix yeatiana, Shoulder Stripe, March Moth & Powdered Quaker.
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