Acleris literana

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Acleris literana

Postby PaulHopkins on Sat Mar 06, 2021 3:28 pm

Despite the freezing cold last night for week 1 of GMS 2021 (-1.4°C), the beautiful micro Acleris literana turned up. Seems to be a real West Cheshire/Wirral speciality, this one. Also putting in an appearance were 3 Common Quakers, 3 Small Quakers, 1 Brindled Pug and 1 March Moth.

Cheers
Paul
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Re: Acleris literana

Postby melbellingham on Mon Mar 08, 2021 9:00 am

Hi Paul,

Compared with my recent efforts you had a good night, especially with Acleris literana.

My last 5 nights of the winter GMS were all blanks, as was Friday night.

Mel.
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Re: Acleris literana

Postby A_Neal on Tue Mar 09, 2021 6:47 pm

Hi Paul,

There was an Acleris literana on the wall by the trap last Thursday morning. There was also a Clouded Drab.

Regards,
Alex
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