First out the bush were Ten-spot Ladybird and Platybunus pinetorum, which looks a good record and new to county (SRS linky). A fine night at the MV produced c.40 moths of 5 spp. plus a Double-striped Pug and Beautiful Plume caught during a brief lamp-walk. This morning scooped Meadowsweet and Pignut and a pair of #patchgold Pintails which took off from the bay and headed off north as I approached. These are the second species new to my Bay list this year, though they've been recorded here before.
So, back on track, the numbers, with a couple from before I left:
|Common Oak Purple
And one from the holidays. An old classic: