Striving to record, monitor and conserve birds & wildlife found on the Sutton & Lound GP's SSSI (Idle Valley NR) since 1990.

Moths April 2017

The 2017 Year List stands at 9 Recorded Species. The Reserve List has 602 Recorded Species

The Daneshill Lakes NR Year List stands at 0 Recorded Species. The Daneshill Lakes Reserve List has 61 Recorded Species.

Our Thanks to Trevor and Dylis Pendleton of Eakringbirds.com, Dave Budworth the Nott's Micro County Recorder and to Dr Sheila Wright the Nott's Macro County Recorder, who are responsible for the identification/verification of all the new Lound/IVNR Moth Species.

Saturday 23rd. There were around (5) 49.3250 Cydia ulicetana (Grey Gorse Piercer), that were observed in flight around the Gorse on the edge of the 'Water Ski Pit'. (Phil Cadman)

Thursday 20th There were singles of 48.0010 Anthophila fabriciana (Common Nettle-tap) and 07.0150 Nematopogon swammerdamella (Large Longhorn) that were noted in 'Linghurst Wood'. (Phil Cadman, Ian Hunt, Tony Tomlinson)

Monday 10th. The first hide in the 'Chainbridge Wood NR' was checked, however, just (2) 40.0100 Mompha epilobiella (Common Cosmet) were still hibernating in the first hide. (Phil Cadman, Ian Hunt.)



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