Peter Moss's picture

Butterfly/daytime moth

Observed: 15th July 2010 By: Peter Moss

Butterfly/daytime moth about the size of a large white. Bright orange wings, open when resting, with one large black dot in middle of each wing. Dot about the diameter of a pencil.


No identification made yet.

Species interactions

No interactions present.


anonymous spotter's picture

Without a picture -

it is tricky, but it sounds like either a Gatekeeper or a Meadow Brown.
Have a look at -
and see if you can match it up.