a tiny brown and gold moth with ridiculously long antennae

Yellow Barred Longhorn moth. Photo: Mark Pike

On 5/6/19 at Motcombe Meadows, Mark says:

Quite a few of these unmistakable little day flying Yellow Barred Longhorn Moths around the meadows today. 

The males (with the ridiculously long antennae) often come together in small groups to do a sort of sky dance in the sunshine, I was stood in the same spot for about five mins or so and it was fascinating to watch them. Tricky to get those antennae in the shot with the main part of the moth!

Well done Mark, you did it, a super little moth!

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