Some images from the brilliant MVCP moth trapping night run by Andy & Melissa Banthorpe. Many thanks to both of them and to Steve from the country park for a very enjoyable night, I still can't believe how many Hawkmoths we saw :-)
c.15 Elephant Hawkmoths
3 Lime Hawkmoths
2 Eyed Hawkmoths
1 Privet Hawkmoth
1 Poplar Hawkmoth Close-up of a gorgeous Elephant Hawkmoth. (Uncropped)
An Elephant's eye - crop from the above photo. Three more Elephant Hawkmoth photos.
Eyed HawkmothPrivet HawkmothPoplar Hawkmoth
Two Lime Hawkmoth photos
Photos by Martin Green.