Another micro agg.

Discussion forum for all Moth (Micro & Macro-moths (Lepidoptera)) related topics.

Another micro agg.

Postby JohnR on Tue Mar 23, 2021 9:01 am

I caught this micro last night. I think it is either Acleris ferrugana or A. notana. Presumably another one for dissection to be certain?

Cheers, John
Posts: 98
Joined: Mon May 11, 2020 5:21 pm
Location: Hazel Grove

Re: Another micro agg.

Postby stevehind on Tue Mar 23, 2021 10:43 am

Hi John
Record as Acleris ferrugana/notana unless dissected.
I've dissected a dozen of these from my garden over the years, as I have both oak and birch nearby and have recorded both species but so far Acleris ferrugana beats A. notana 11-1.
Posts: 2809
Joined: Mon Aug 04, 2008 11:44 am
Location: Higher Poynton, Cheshire

Return to Moths

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 13 guests