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Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Tuesday 22nd September 2020, 12:58
Replies: 2
Views: 88
Posted By honeym
You're OK. It is a Specklaed Wood.

You're OK. It is a Specklaed Wood.
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Sunday 20th September 2020, 14:13
Replies: 1
Views: 64
Posted By honeym
Looks like you've found a colony of Bee moth...

Looks like you've found a colony of Bee moth larvae/pupae (Aphomia sociella).
Forum: Spain including the Canary & Balearic Isles Tuesday 15th September 2020, 11:18
Replies: 780
Views: 63,943
Posted By honeym
Hi Pep It's a spreadsheet that I down-loaded -...

Hi Pep

It's a spreadsheet that I down-loaded - perhaps a list for the Big Year. It has the following headings:

NOM CIENTÍFIC ENGLISH CATALÀ CASTELLÀ THE BIG YEAR / EL GRAN ANY

with...
Forum: Spain including the Canary & Balearic Isles Monday 14th September 2020, 11:33
Replies: 780
Views: 63,943
Posted By honeym
Hi Jason Congrats. Just a comment. Some time...

Hi Jason

Congrats.

Just a comment. Some time ago I down-loaded a checklist of Balearic birds (I now can't remember from where but possibly for the Big Year) and it has Arctic Warbler on...
Forum: Trees, Flowers, Plants and Shrubs Monday 7th September 2020, 18:56
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By honeym
I rexkon I've seen larger - also on small...

I rexkon I've seen larger - also on small trees/saplings. No idea why.
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Tuesday 11th August 2020, 11:28
Replies: 2
Views: 139
Posted By honeym
I'd say the same.

I'd say the same.
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Friday 7th August 2020, 22:07
Replies: 7
Views: 198
Posted By honeym
It's just possible that the geo is a False Mocha...

It's just possible that the geo is a False Mocha given the wing pattern but they are tricky and False Mocha appears to be a local declining species.
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Friday 7th August 2020, 21:23
Replies: 7
Views: 198
Posted By honeym
Pyralis farinalis for the first amd Aglossa...

Pyralis farinalis for the first amd Aglossa pinguinalis for the second and I'd say the last is a Mocha (very variable).
Forum: Butterflies and Moths Saturday 18th July 2020, 14:15
Replies: 6
Views: 419
Posted By honeym
I think you are doing the most effective...

I think you are doing the most effective treatment. There may be more advice on the RHS website.

Martin
Forum: Butterflies and Moths Saturday 18th July 2020, 14:14
Replies: 6
Views: 419
Posted By honeym
I agree. In fact I've seen it far more frequently...

I agree. In fact I've seen it far more frequently with wasps. They seem to bite off the wings, then the thorax and then fly off with the abdomen.
Forum: Butterflies and Moths Saturday 18th July 2020, 11:37
Replies: 216
Views: 4,923
Posted By honeym
I've read elsewhere that they are almost...

I've read elsewhere that they are almost certainly the result of an unofficial but deliberate release.

Martin
Forum: Butterflies and Moths Saturday 11th July 2020, 14:25
Replies: 216
Views: 4,923
Posted By honeym
Hi Paul All correct - Heart & Club. Martin

Hi Paul

All correct - Heart & Club.

Martin
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Saturday 4th July 2020, 10:36
Replies: 5
Views: 203
Posted By honeym
That would be mu guess, too, with the emphasis on...

That would be mu guess, too, with the emphasis on 'guess'.
Forum: Butterflies and Moths Friday 3rd July 2020, 07:41
Replies: 216
Views: 4,923
Posted By honeym
Possibly a male Heart & Club, Agrotis clavis. A...

Possibly a male Heart & Club, Agrotis clavis. A bit difficult to be certain as it's blurred from the moth's vibration (the other option would be a Turnip, Agrotis segetum).
Forum: Butterflies and Moths Thursday 2nd July 2020, 12:59
Replies: 216
Views: 4,923
Posted By honeym
Over the years since the discovery of two species...

Over the years since the discovery of two species within what was Common Rustic we've had several people studying the forms and all that can be said is that all variants occur in both species to a...
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Wednesday 1st July 2020, 15:18
Replies: 5
Views: 236
Posted By honeym
Same for my CMR.

Same for my CMR.
Forum: Spain including the Canary & Balearic Isles Monday 29th June 2020, 16:00
Replies: 7
Views: 393
Posted By honeym
Where it states "Apparently a very scarce winter...

Where it states "Apparently a very scarce winter visitor to northernmost Spain".
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Monday 29th June 2020, 15:21
Replies: 3
Views: 145
Posted By honeym
This is an Ephestia sp. Was it indoors or to...

This is an Ephestia sp. Was it indoors or to light?
Forum: Spain including the Canary & Balearic Isles Wednesday 24th June 2020, 20:56
Replies: 780
Views: 63,943
Posted By honeym
Hi Hugh As I understand it (and I'm not sure if...

Hi Hugh
As I understand it (and I'm not sure if it was an introduction (possibly) or reintroduction) but on Mallorca, at S'Albufera, 20 captive-bred individuals were released in 2004 and others at...
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Thursday 18th June 2020, 17:28
Replies: 5
Views: 224
Posted By honeym
Many species are dealt with in 'British' field...

Many species are dealt with in 'British' field guides but this is a decent local guide to start with:...
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Tuesday 9th June 2020, 13:22
Replies: 4
Views: 137
Posted By honeym
It's a Pale Mottled Willow.

It's a Pale Mottled Willow.
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Tuesday 26th May 2020, 07:40
Replies: 2
Views: 119
Posted By honeym
This is a Nolid, a macro: Least Black Arches Nola...

This is a Nolid, a macro: Least Black Arches Nola confusalis (Herrich-Schäffer, 1847).
Forum: Spain including the Canary & Balearic Isles Saturday 23rd May 2020, 13:14
Replies: 780
Views: 63,943
Posted By honeym
Not very significant but The Birds of the Iberian...

Not very significant but The Birds of the Iberian Peninsula states "They are also rarely recorded in the Balearics although one or two are seen there on passage in some years".
Martin
Forum: Spain including the Canary & Balearic Isles Thursday 21st May 2020, 19:59
Replies: 780
Views: 63,943
Posted By honeym
Yes, it's a mole cricket (I'm pretty sure it is...

Yes, it's a mole cricket (I'm pretty sure it is Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa), the European mole cricket.

Martin
Forum: Spain including the Canary & Balearic Isles Thursday 21st May 2020, 19:55
Replies: 780
Views: 63,943
Posted By honeym
Thanks Mike. The first place I saw Genet was on...

Thanks Mike.

The first place I saw Genet was on Cabrera, on the 'football pitch' - in the headlights of the vehicle we were in on the way to checking the moth traps.

The next was on the jetty while...
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