This blog provides an informal forum for terrestrial invertebrate watchers to post recent sightings of interesting observations in the southern Vancouver Island region. Please send your sightings by email to Jeremy Tatum (jtatum@uvic.ca). Be sure to include your name, phone number, the species name (common or scientific) of the invertebrate you saw, location, date, and number of individuals. If you have a photograph you are willing to share, please send it along. Click on the title above for an index of past sightings.The index is updated most days.

March 29 morning

2019 March 29 morning

 

   More moths from Metchosin by Jochen Möhr.


Feralia deceptiva (Lep.: Noctuidae)  Jochen Möhr


Hydriomena nubilofasciata (Lep.: Geometridae)  Jochen Möhr

 


Hydriomena manzanita (Lep.: Geometridae)   Jochen Möhr


Hydriomena manzanita (Lep.: Geometridae)   Jochen Möhr


Lithophane innominata (Lep.: Noctuidae)  Jochen Möhr

 


Lithophane innominata (Lep.: Noctuidae)  Jochen Möhr

 


Lithophane petulca (Lep.: Noctuidae)  Jochen Möhr


Orthosia transparens (Lep.: Noctuidae)  Jochen Möhr

 

More this afternoon or this evening…