Moth mapping – An atlas of the UK’s moth species
January 4, 2011 § Leave a comment
A new atlas showing the distribution of the UK’s moth species has been published. Read it here in the Telegraph.
Bit of a love/hate relationship for gardeners as some moth larvae feed on vegetable plants. The Hawk moth in the image above is perched on a rosemary bush, but the species does not eat vegetables or herbs.
The Hawk moth caterpillar: