2019 February 22
Libby Avis writes: Well, it’s been a long time without anything to report; however, yesterday (February 21st) we were at the Englishman River estuary and came across a mass of Lophocampa argentata caterpillars on Douglas Fir. Still snow on the ground, but they were pretty active.
Silver-spotted Tiger Moth Lophocampa argentata (Lep.: Erebidae – Arctiinae)
Silver-spotted Tiger Moth Lophocampa argentata (Lep.: Erebidae – Arctiinae) Libby Avis
Jeremy Tatum writes: I have not been so lucky. As this wintry weather continues, I am still having to
scour the indoors looking for commensals. Here is today’s haul – a web-spinning clothes moth:
Tineola bisselliella (Lep.: Tineidae) Jeremy Tatum