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Old Saturday 17th June 2017, 14:03   #1
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Hi,

Please can someone ID this species for me? It was in one of the hides at WWT Welney.

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Old Saturday 17th June 2017, 14:06   #2
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Hi.

Possibly a Magpie moth? I'm sure someone more knowledgeable will be able to give a definite answer.

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Can anyone confirm?
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Old Saturday 17th June 2017, 14:43   #4
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Thanks.

Can anyone confirm?

Yes Cc is correct, it's Anania hortulata!


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Yes Cc is correct, it's Anania hortulata!


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He wasn't because Magpie is a totally different moth - a macro. The English name for which you give the correct scientific name is the unrelated Small Magpie- a rather large micro!
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