A couple of autumn moths

It is pretty cold at night now but I thought I would give my moth trap a go. First night – absolutely nothing and the second night there were just two moths in the trap.

feathered-thorn
A Feathered Thorn – note the feathery antennae – this is a male – the adults are on the wing from September to November

brick

This is the Brick – beautiful colours and patterning – they have one generation per year and the moth flies between September and December

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