Damaged Downy Emerald female

Damaged Downy Emerald female

Observation - Damaged Downy Emerald female - UK and Ireland. Description: What is it with the very welcome Bedfordshire population of Downy Emeralds? I saw my first yesterday - a female which had an imperfect right hind-wing. Today we spotted another female, this time with a very mangled left hind-wing. Poor thing! I was be

What is it with the very welcome Bedfordshire population of Downy Emeralds? I saw my first yesterday - a female which had an imperfect right hind-wing. Today we spotted another female, this time with a very mangled left hind-wing. Poor thing!

I was beginning to think I'd never get a shot of one in good condition.