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Moths at Broadcroft

Colourful moth hiding in the grass

Cream-spot Tiger Moth. Photo: Rex Bale

Brown moth with white Y marks on a leaf

Silver Y Moth. Photo: Rex Bale

Rex had a good day for moths at our Broadcroft Butterfly Reserve on Portland on 19/06/2017. He says it was a good choice in the very hot weather, as it was 5 degrees cooler than anwhere else. He added: “I parked next to a Cream Spot in the hedge, and I saw what I was going to call an “upside down fox-face” moth before I realised it was a Silver Y !”