six-spot burnet

six-spot burnet

Observation - six-spot burnet. Description: Loads of these moths? butterflies? I am not an insect person but the ID book suggested these were six-spotted burnets. They were alighting on the thistle and other purple flowers on the coastal heath at St Agnes head.

Loads of these moths? butterflies? I am not an insect person but the ID book suggested these were six-spotted burnets. They were alighting on the thistle and other purple flowers on the coastal heath at St Agnes head.