Sunday, 9 October 2011

Vis Mig

Redwings- the first autumn flock today in low cloud and a light north-west wind.

One of the last Swallows heading out

The first autumn Fieldfare

Migrant passerines on the deck include 4+ Reed Buntings, 50+ Goldfinch, 20+ Linnet, 2 Wheatear, 3-4 Skylark, 10+Meadow Pipit

Angle Shades in the trap last night

Blair's Shoulder-Knot

Bush cricket sp?

Cypress Carpet (rear) and Carpet sp?


Graham James said...

Speckled Bush Cricket, Peter.

Bomber said...

Pete, probably Grey Pine Carpet.

Peter Alfrey said...

Cheers Gents
Hoping to run a moth trap out on Corvo next week- who knows what's out there. I doubt anyone has ever done any moth trapping there.