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Forum: Butterflies and Moths Today, 05:37
Replies: 22
Views: 337
Posted By andyadcock
Coronet confirmed, the other is a Wax Moth, a...

Coronet confirmed, the other is a Wax Moth, a micro, well done on the Marbled, very envious.
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Yesterday, 18:34
Replies: 50
Views: 1,830
Posted By andyadcock
Thank you Jan, I have one poster on my 'ignore'...

Thank you Jan,
I have one poster on my 'ignore' list but would never, suggest that others follow me in doing the same.

It's the same, lame, weak, intolerant, moraly superior, liberal attitude on...
Forum: Reptiles and Amphibians Yesterday, 17:53
Replies: 4
Views: 88
Posted By andyadcock
I don't know if it's a constant, but I used to...

I don't know if it's a constant, but I used to see Adders almost daily on my mpatch in Russia and the tiny, juveniles were always a copper colour.
Forum: Information Wanted Yesterday, 17:40
Replies: 7
Views: 159
Posted By andyadcock
The first hurdle is to prove that they were in...

The first hurdle is to prove that they were in fact, once native, debate for example over Eagle Owl.

As far as I'm aware, the only legal obstacle, would be the often, numerous challenges from...
Forum: Birds & Birding Yesterday, 16:02
Replies: 37
Views: 921
Posted By andyadcock
We had the ants a week ago, I wonder if that big...

We had the ants a week ago, I wonder if that big feed was what fuelled the early departure here?
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Yesterday, 15:54
Replies: 50
Views: 1,830
Posted By andyadcock
I cannot think of a greater compliment than to be...

I cannot think of a greater compliment than to be on your ignore list and as someone who contributes as little as you do to this forum, do you think I worry what you think little man, quit the...
Forum: Birds & Birding Yesterday, 12:53
Replies: 6
Views: 311
Posted By andyadcock
Well done, I wish that more, so called wildlife...

Well done,
I wish that more, so called wildlife enthusiasts, would be more proactive, it doesn't take long.
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Yesterday, 12:50
Replies: 50
Views: 1,830
Posted By andyadcock
Agree with all this.

Agree with all this.
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Yesterday, 09:24
Replies: 50
Views: 1,830
Posted By andyadcock
Well I am not trying to do anything to the...

Well I am not trying to do anything to the English names, I am just saying I don't care, how does that hurt you? I would however be a bit upset if it turns out that the English name debate...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Yesterday, 08:09
Replies: 50
Views: 1,830
Posted By andyadcock
Again, a non native speaker, telling people they...

Again, a non native speaker, telling people they don't care about English names. Many of us have grown up with these names, perhaps if you had, you'd also feel slightly aggrieved if they got changed...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Yesterday, 08:06
Replies: 50
Views: 1,830
Posted By andyadcock
It might be nonsensical to you, it doesn't affect...

It might be nonsensical to you, it doesn't affect your national list, names.
Forum: Birds & Birding Yesterday, 06:32
Replies: 6
Views: 311
Posted By andyadcock
Ebay should have a blanket ban on this stuff,...

Ebay should have a blanket ban on this stuff, there's no way that such a volume of specimens are being obtained legally.

There are also bids coming out of China in large numbers, Ebay have no...
Forum: Birds & Birding Yesterday, 05:17
Replies: 6
Views: 311
Posted By andyadcock
The guy is in Russia, the cops would probably end...

The guy is in Russia, the cops would probably end up with a stuffed Bear each and go home happy.

Eastern race Long-tailed...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Monday 3rd August 2020, 18:32
Replies: 50
Views: 1,830
Posted By andyadcock
Here's a piece from...

Here's a piece from Birdguides.

https://www.birdguides.com/news/major-step-towards-single-global-bird-taxonomy-announced/

How do we interpret this...

Although English names for species will be...
Forum: Birds & Birding Monday 3rd August 2020, 18:25
Replies: 6
Views: 311
Posted By andyadcock
Stuffed Birds on Ebay

I've posted about this before, I've also complained to ebay before.

This particular seller, has a huge range of species for sale with the highly, dubious claim that they were all, raised in...
Forum: Butterflies and Moths Monday 3rd August 2020, 11:41
Replies: 22
Views: 337
Posted By andyadcock
I usually get 2/3 per night most years but so far...

I usually get 2/3 per night most years but so far I've had two, total. A lot of common stuff is down, Copper Underwing, Lg Y Underwing, Straw Dot, Dark Arches, all very low numbers this year.
Forum: Birds & Birding Monday 3rd August 2020, 05:06
Replies: 1
Views: 120
Posted By andyadcock
Free Malaysian list - Lynx

Posting this here for those not reading the book threads.

This is the code that came with the recent Lynx book which allows a download of the country list.

Go to www.lynxeds.info and put in code...
Forum: Butterflies and Moths Monday 3rd August 2020, 05:01
Replies: 22
Views: 337
Posted By andyadcock
I changed the light, still only three moths last...

I changed the light, still only three moths last night, Early Thorn, Rustic / Uncertain and Lg Y Underwing.
Forum: Butterflies and Moths Monday 3rd August 2020, 04:58
Replies: 206
Views: 3,668
Posted By andyadcock
I changed the light, still only three moths last...

I changed the light, still only three moths last night, Early Thorn, Rustic / Uncertain and Lg Y Underwing.
Forum: Butterflies and Moths Sunday 2nd August 2020, 14:40
Replies: 206
Views: 3,668
Posted By andyadcock
A pity George Michael didn't try the 'I was...

A pity George Michael didn't try the 'I was mothing officer' defence.......;)
Forum: Butterflies and Moths Sunday 2nd August 2020, 14:02
Replies: 206
Views: 3,668
Posted By andyadcock
You're probably right.

You're probably right.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 2nd August 2020, 13:04
Replies: 3
Views: 161
Posted By andyadcock
I think Ovambo is correct for 1, white dashes in...

I think Ovambo is correct for 1, white dashes in tail feather centres is a feature I think.

I think 2 is a female Coqui Francolin.

The Bustard seems to have a 'vermiculated' hind neck making this a...
Forum: Butterflies and Moths Sunday 2nd August 2020, 12:50
Replies: 206
Views: 3,668
Posted By andyadcock
If you can confirm the ID, it may be a very good,...

If you can confirm the ID, it may be a very good, County record?

I'm not sure how current this website info is?

https://ukmoths.org.uk/species/peribatodes-secundaria
Forum: Butterflies and Moths Sunday 2nd August 2020, 12:24
Replies: 206
Views: 3,668
Posted By andyadcock
I Can see why you were scratching your head, ...

I Can see why you were scratching your head, anyone tell me why the above Willow Beauty isn't a female Feathered?

The most obvious feature is the pale band on the thorax.
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Sunday 2nd August 2020, 11:36
Replies: 2
Views: 72
Posted By andyadcock
Udea prunalis and Phlyctaenia coronata

Udea prunalis and Phlyctaenia coronata
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