Small Purple & Gold or Mint Moth

Small Purple & Gold or Mint Moth

Observation - Small Purple & Gold or Mint Moth - UK and Ireland. Description: It wasn't until I looked into it that I realised there are two quite similar species - I had always

It wasn't until I looked into it that I realised there are two quite similar species - I had always (wrongly it appears) that the two common names were interchangeable. Enjoying herbs in sunlight (although that's not what it is resting on here)