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Old Lady sitting in a goldfish bowl!
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Old Lady sitting in a goldfish bowl! (Mormo maura)

Surprise visitor to the garage this morning, and a first timer sighting for me! Its sitting inside a goldfish bowl vase, and its photographed through the bowl itself, I am quite pleased with the outcome! Been left to depart tonight when safe to do so, but if it touches my homebrew, the cats will be released!!
Habitat
Hedgerow and open wasteland
Location
Garage
Date taken
25-06-2017
Scientific name
Mormo maura
Equipment used
Canon 5D3
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Opus Editor
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Oh no!! You must have mis-identified it Ken.... it doesn't look anything like me at all!!!;)

You really have got a great picture of him through the glass and a moth I've never heard of before.

Hope your wine stays safe lad.
 
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That is quite a beautiful image taken through the glass Ken!
 
Oh Delia, I have you down as a Lime-hawk Hawkmoth! As for the brew, it aint wine lassie, its 10 gallons of Yorkshire strong brown!
 
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You just never know what your going to see (lol). Excellent picture the glass of a goldfish bowl. Congratulations on this newbie as well. First-rate Ken!!!
 
What a lovely find for you, Ken, and a great image.
 

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