Help with micros please

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Help with micros please

Postby JohnD on Thu Jul 15, 2021 8:26 pm

Been staring at these for ages and chasing my tail. Be very grateful for any suggestions. All caught on 9/7/21.

John
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Moth A - side view
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M0th C - side view
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Moth C - top view
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Moth B - side view (sorry about image quality)
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Moth B - top view
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Moth A - Oblique top/side view
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Re: Help with micros please

Postby stevehind on Sat Jul 17, 2021 11:35 am

Hi John
A = Ancylis achatana
B = Holly Tortrix Rhopobota naevana
C = Paraswammerdamia nebulella
Regards
Steve
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Re: Help with micros please

Postby JohnD on Sat Jul 17, 2021 9:38 pm

Steve

Thanks very much for identifying these three. Amazed at the length of the name for the smallest of the moths!

Cheers

John
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