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Small Copper

Observed: 5th August 2012 By: Sara GarciaSara Garcia’s reputation in InvertebratesSara Garcia’s reputation in InvertebratesSara Garcia’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Species with which Small Copper (Lycaena phlaeas) interacts

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Very nice Sara, And on

Very nice Sara,

And on Rathlin too. Didnt make it over there this year, did you see many moths when over there?

Cathal.

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Thanks Cathal :-) I saw lots

Thanks Cathal :-)
I saw lots of Cinnabar caterpillars, but no other moths else.

Sara Garcia Hipolito

nightfly's picture

It has a great variety of

It has a great variety of moth species, as you probably know yourself. I havent trapped there yet but it will have to be done. The weird thing is there are very few trees on the island but almost any moth species you want to find on the Irish list is over there.

Itd be good to spend a whole month or summer season over there recording all sorts of wildlife.

Cathal.

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It would be great alright to

It would be great alright to have an extended stay, it is an amazing place for wildlife. That was my first time there and I only got to go for the day

Sara Garcia Hipolito