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Unknown moth 1

Observed: 1st June 2012 By: Stephen PlummerStephen Plummer’s reputation in InvertebratesStephen Plummer’s reputation in Invertebrates
Unknown moth 1
Unknown moth 2
Description:

Struggling with this one!

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Small Square-spot (Diarsia rubi) interacts

Comments

Stephen Plummer's picture

small square-spot

Thanks, Douglas - I can see that, in future, I need to look out for that little spot on the wings to get in the right area for a correct id.

Douglas's picture

No worries. You do have to be

No worries.

You do have to be careful though, there is one main confusion species which also has the 'small square-spot'; Ingrailed Clay - a very variable moth. Some forms of that species can be very similar to Small Square-spot here.

Best wishes,

Douglas

Stephen Plummer's picture

Thanks

Thanks again. I'm trying to learn as I go along so the comments are really helpful.