Saturday, 9 July 2011

Six Spots

Six Spots by julian sawyer
Six Spots, a photo by julian sawyer on Flickr.

A few years ago I bumped into a chap who insisted on explaining to me the difference between a Six-spot Burnet Moth and the similar Five-spot Burnet Moth!
Now, I am no expert, but even with my limited knowledge of Lepidoptera, I think I have this one sorted!
A very striking little moth though and always good to see.

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