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Moth

Observed: 28th July 2013 By: John Trubshaw
Moth
Description:

May have been newly emerged as was a long time quivering wings before flying away?

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As far as I know moths

As far as I know moths vibrate their wings to 'warm up' ready for flight. I have seen it happen a lot when catching moths. I suppose unlike butterflies those that aren't day flying won't be getting much energy from the sun...

jd