25 December moths in the trap this morning!

This morning there were 25 December moths in my trap – I’ve never seen that many before! The milder weather has certainly brought the moths out.

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Four December moths on the egg box in the trap (this gives the moths somewhere to rest / hide)

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Close up of a December moth

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A Winter moth (perhaps a Northern Winter moth – they are very similar)

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One of 6 Feathered Thorns

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A Dark Chestnut

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A Red-green Carpet

December and over 40 individual moths in the trap!