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Macromoth

Observed: 29th June 2013 By: John BrattonInvertebrates expert
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Description:

Originally sitting with its wings flat, but I disturbed it before I got a photo and it wouldn't re-settle. In heathy birch woodland.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Silver-Ground Carpet (Xanthorhoe montanata) interacts

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Hi John and DD, Ive been

Hi John and DD,

Ive been plagued with Silver-ground Carpet these past few days- maybe up to a fortnight at this stage. I was viewing one doing just as above yesterday evening. Its probably the moth that I see more of than any other species.

Cathal.