Point & Shoot

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Re: Point & Shoot

Postby ron » Fri Jun 10, 2016 11:24 am

Two emerged this morning best i could do but both alive and will be released latter.

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Re: Point & Shoot

Postby ron » Sun Jun 12, 2016 10:43 am

LCD Hood arrived and by luck another just emerged 10 am this morning, when i first tried this a few years ago the moths were hypersonic you just could not get a photo at all.
If you are lucky and see it emerge it is very docile for about 1/2 an hour.

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just emerged

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pumping fluid through it`s wings

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i think worth the wait

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Re: Point & Shoot

Postby ron » Mon Aug 29, 2016 1:12 pm

New one for me Phyllonorycter maestingella

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P.maestingella found on beech 24/8/16. Note empty pupal case not sure if this is diagnostic P.rajella also leaves empty pupal case.
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