Insect news

A moth found near Loch na Beiste has been identified by Brian Neath as a Brown Silver-line:

Brown Silver-line

He says this caterpillar form Cnoc na Loch is that of a burnet moth, presumably a Six-spot Burnet

Caterpillar

The stonefly in the preceding post is probably Perla bipunctata, a large, flightless stonefly, according to Craig Macadam.

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