PSL review of the year 2016

It's been a busy year for me, moving house, finishing a Masters degree, and various other things, but I've still managed to add new stuff to the PSL, although a lot of this was due to finally getting a house with a garden and seeing what ventured in. My tally of new species is lower … Continue reading PSL review of the year 2016


Swamp Thing

You'll be glad to hear after the last post's moth listing frenzy there's just two to add this time - Bloodvein (a species I've been waiting for and didn't disappoint) and the micro Acleria sparsana. One other tick early in the month was a Giant Polypore on an unfortunate Beech in Graves Park. Bloodvein Acleris sparsana With the Masters dissertation finished, … Continue reading Swamp Thing

One year on

The moth-trapping's continued to go well since the last post, with the garden turning up new species almost every night I've run the trap. Since last time new species have come thick and fast, with the full list Fan Foot, Azalea Leaf Miner, Pale Mottled Willow, Ingrailed Clay, Common Grey, Small Clouded Brindle, Common Marble, Green Silver-lines, … Continue reading One year on