About the Kent Moths Gallery

This blog is intended as a gallery of photos for all moths found in the county of Kent. Please send through your quality images (and links to your websites) of moth species caught yesterday or yesteryear in order that this can become a complete archive of Kent's moth fauna.

Many thanks,
Tony Morris (Admin) & Ross Newham (Admin) kentmothsgallery@gmail.com

Friday, 29 May 2015

Raspberry Clearwing (Pennisetia hylaeiformis)

A potentially under-recorded moth in Kent that could be the subject of further findings now that the pheromone lure is readily available.

Raspberry Clearwing, female reared ex-larva on wild Raspberry, Aylesham, East Kent, David Shenton
Rasberry Clearwing, larval root gall, wild Raspberry, Aylesham, East Kent, David Shenton

For more information on David Shenton's excellent Raspberry Clearwing images, see his East Kent Garden Moths blog.

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