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Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Friday 29th June 2018, 16:58
Replies: 7
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Posted By lee_hesp
It's a fabulous Elephant Hawkmoth

It's a fabulous Elephant Hawkmoth
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Friday 18th May 2018, 12:52
Replies: 15
Views: 397
Posted By lee_hesp
...and just because there are no previous records...

...and just because there are no previous records doesn't rule out that it isn't one :-)

Cheers,

Lee
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Friday 18th May 2018, 12:09
Replies: 15
Views: 397
Posted By lee_hesp
Not sure about the Drab. Clouded is much commoner...

Not sure about the Drab. Clouded is much commoner in Scotland. Use this site to see if there are any records from where you were catching...
Forum: Scotland Friday 2nd June 2017, 10:52
Replies: 2
Views: 908
Posted By lee_hesp
I've seen Red Kite, Buzzard, Peregrine and Osprey...

I've seen Red Kite, Buzzard, Peregrine and Osprey over Callander, never a Golden Eagle. Would be interested in photos if you have them.

Best bird ever here was the Barrow's Goldeneye which...
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Monday 17th April 2017, 20:44
Replies: 1
Views: 392
Posted By lee_hesp
If I'd have caught them in my garden I'd have...

If I'd have caught them in my garden I'd have gone for Brindled Pugs too, but not an expert by any means
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Sunday 19th July 2015, 20:34
Replies: 3
Views: 367
Posted By lee_hesp
Thank you!

Thank you!
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Sunday 19th July 2015, 20:34
Replies: 4
Views: 756
Posted By lee_hesp
Great - thank you!

Great - thank you!
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Sunday 19th July 2015, 20:33
Replies: 6
Views: 378
Posted By lee_hesp
Many thanks all

Many thanks all
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Monday 6th July 2015, 10:39
Replies: 6
Views: 378
Posted By lee_hesp
#2 definitely had a yellow underwing with a black...

#2 definitely had a yellow underwing with a black bar when it flew.

Thanks for the suggestions!

Lee
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Monday 6th July 2015, 09:56
Replies: 6
Views: 378
Posted By lee_hesp
Help with two yellow underwings please (Scotland)

Is the first a Large? Which makes the second a lesser?
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Monday 6th July 2015, 09:47
Replies: 4
Views: 756
Posted By lee_hesp
Double Square Spot or Triple Spotted Clay...

.... or something else (Scotland)? Very pretty either way.
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Monday 6th July 2015, 09:44
Replies: 3
Views: 367
Posted By lee_hesp
Is this a Sword Grass (Scotland)?

...and if not why please!
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Saturday 4th July 2015, 14:47
Replies: 3
Views: 279
Posted By lee_hesp
Thanks for the quick confirmation. I have set up...

Thanks for the quick confirmation.

I have set up an account to log records at http://www.mothrecording.org. For each macro species you can view a map of the UK which shows you each tetrad it has...
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Saturday 4th July 2015, 14:27
Replies: 3
Views: 279
Posted By lee_hesp
Moth ids confirmation Scotland

I've just started light trapping and have been adding my moth records online http://www.mothrecording.org. Three species I have caught recently seem to be new records for my tetrad. Can someone...
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Friday 26th June 2015, 15:00
Replies: 2
Views: 252
Posted By lee_hesp
Good suggestion. I think you are correct. Thanks!

Good suggestion. I think you are correct. Thanks!
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Friday 26th June 2015, 14:10
Replies: 2
Views: 252
Posted By lee_hesp
moth id scotland

Smallish moth - any ideas? Thanks

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Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Friday 26th June 2015, 13:06
Replies: 2
Views: 296
Posted By lee_hesp
Many thanks - I can see that now you have given...

Many thanks - I can see that now you have given me the names.

I managed to identify Poplar Hawk and Elephant Hawk by myself :-)
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Thursday 25th June 2015, 21:21
Replies: 2
Views: 296
Posted By lee_hesp
Moth ids scotland

Any idea please? New to trapping and getting stuck over the easy ones still. Thanks!

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Forum: Rare Bird Information Thursday 2nd April 2015, 16:17
Replies: 384
Views: 35,594
Posted By lee_hesp
Spent an hour looking for it today on a flying...

Spent an hour looking for it today on a flying visit to Aberdeen. No sign. Met a few birders on site who had not connected either.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 3rd June 2014, 15:43
Replies: 5
Views: 615
Posted By lee_hesp
Its a shrike - red backed?

Its a shrike - red backed?
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 21st May 2014, 11:53
Replies: 7
Views: 743
Posted By lee_hesp
Looks martin on the tail shape. If it was a lot...

Looks martin on the tail shape. If it was a lot closer to you than the eagle was then the apparant size compared to the eagle isn't an issue. Close, far away......
Forum: Scotland Saturday 26th April 2014, 16:49
Replies: 2,003
Views: 363,477
Posted By lee_hesp
2 male black grouse displaying, with a female...

2 male black grouse displaying, with a female watching, at lunchtime on Braco Moor today.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 28th February 2014, 11:03
Replies: 7
Views: 854
Posted By lee_hesp
Its a cormorant. They can have a lot of white on...

Its a cormorant. They can have a lot of white on the head and neck
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 23rd November 2013, 14:36
Replies: 8
Views: 746
Posted By lee_hesp
Looks very much like a female scaup

Looks very much like a female scaup
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 8th October 2013, 09:58
Replies: 3
Views: 547
Posted By lee_hesp
Yep, Pied Wagtail

Yep, Pied Wagtail
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