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Willowherb Hawk Moth Watch

On 19th June 2014, John Denne posted our only sighting of Proserpinus proserpina - the Willowherb Hawk moth. He photographed and filmed a caterpillar which was undoubtedly of this species.
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Spotted Fritillary/Lesser Spotted Fritillary

Telling the difference between the Spotted Fritillary (Melitaea didyma) and the Lesser Spotted Fritillary (M. trivia) can be difficult but one reasonably reliable diagnostic feature is the presence or absence of orange markings on the body of the adult butterfly.
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The elusive Southern Emperor

Have you spotted a Southern Emperor moth? This day-flyting moth should be on the wing right now in Corfu. Could you be the first to spot one?
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