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Old 03-07-2010, 07:49 AM
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out walking the dogs last night came on what i thing was one of the sedge family, jet black but had 3 striking red spots on each wing never seen it before.
Sorry no picture no camera with me
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Burnet Moth?

Six-Spot Burnet Zygaena filipendulae - UKMoths
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Old 03-07-2010, 08:03 AM
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Just looked at the picture, top of the class fishtales that's the the one
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Old 03-07-2010, 12:24 PM
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Yes I saw one of those the other week, hadn't a clue what it was so thanks! It says its the "commonest day flying moth" - and yet I've never seen one before
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