Silver ground Carpet, moth, Alners Gorse

White moth with irregular brown cross -band on forewings

Silver- ground Carpet. Photo: Caroline Stringer

Caroline spotted this Silver-ground Carpet moth at Alners Gorse on 16/05/20. This photo shows exactly the habitat it is usually found in, deep in greenery and often hard to get a photograph of. A variable moth but distinctive when spotted during the day.

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