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Common Swift Moth (fuzzy)

Observed: 4th June 2012 By: ChalkieChalkie’s reputation in InvertebratesChalkie’s reputation in InvertebratesChalkie’s reputation in Invertebrates
4.6.12 (82) moving moth Burton Dassett

Very poor photo, sorry - late evening and it was moving. But maybe someone could give me an idea of what it might be? The markings were very bold. About 2-3cm long. In a country park which has a fair range of relatively rare plant species.

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Species with which Common Swift (Hepialus lupulinus) interacts


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That looks quite likely.