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Carpet moth?

Observed: 21st April 2013 By: DebbieA
Derbyshire Mammal GroupThe Mammal Society
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Carpet moth?
Carpet moth?
Carpet moth?
Carpet moth?
Description:

caught while doing a butterfly course at 11am, fairly strong flier, site had mixed habitats, seen nearest the grassland area

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Spring Usher (Agriopis leucophaearia) interacts

Comments

DebbieA's picture

yes mostly like this

yes mostly like this

Debbie Alston

Ron Elliott's picture

Another possibilty

It could also be a Mottled Umber; this is a very variable species but I have never seen one to rest in the position shown