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Currently arrival conditions
are fair

4770

Date: 27th August 2022

Atropos

Location: North Staffordshire

Details: Night of 26 August: 2 Bordered Straw to light.

4769

Date: 27th August 2022

Atropos

Location: Portland Bird Observatory

Details: Night of 25 August: 2 Striped Hawk-moth, 2 Convolvulus Hawk-moth and 1 Small Marbled to light.

4766

Date: 27th August 2022

Ian Barton

Location: Stretham, VC29

Details: Evening 26 Aug - 3 convolvulus nectaring on Nicotianas.
To MV light night 26 Aug: Bordered straw 1, Udea ferrugalis 1 and gypsy moth 1m. Latter a new species for us.

4765

Date: 26th August 2022

Atropos

Location: Polgigga, Cornwall

Details: 26 August: Convolvulus Hawk-moth found in a polytunnel this morning.

4763

Date: 26th August 2022

Atropos

Location: St Keyne, Liskeard, Cornwall, UK

Details: Night of 25 August: Convolvulus Hawk-moth to light.

4762

Date: 26th August 2022

Atropos

Location: Plymouth, Devon

Details: Night of 25 August: Convolvulus Hawk-moth to light.

4760

Date: 26th August 2022

Atropos

Location: Peterborough, UK

Details: 26 August: Death's-head Hawk-moth pupa found whilst digging potatoes.

4759

Date: 26th August 2022

Dave Grundy

Location: Sparkbrook, Birmingham, UK

Details: Bordered Straw - Heliothis peltigera trapped in garden on night of 25th August 2022, also the much commoner migrant! - 1 x Diamond-back Moth same date and site.

4753

Date: 26th August 2022

Maurice L Opie

Location: Fareham, UK

Details: Night of 25/8 to Actinic light:

Pearly Underwing, 2 Vestal, Rush Veneer

4751

Date: 25th August 2022

John Worth

Location: Penzance, UK

Details: 1 Painted Lady, 2 small Clouded Yellow, 2 Humming-bird Hawk-moth and 36 Small White on a walk from Penzance to Paul.

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