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Large Emerald

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Common Name Large Emerald
Scientific Name Geometra papilionaria
Interest Level
2/5
Related Species Geometer Moths
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Summary

A stunningly beautiful moth that is quite common everywhere


 

 

Contributors to the Nature of Dorset have seen this species at these locations:

Please note that the markers show APPROXIMATE locations of the observation, not exact locations! You can find often find out more information about location by looking at the original tweet. Click on any marker to see the name of the location and then click on the location name to see more details about the site where available.

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This chart shows the number of records per day for this species for up to the last 30 days for which there are records for this species (see note above). Hover over any column to see the date and the number of records:

These contributors have submitted records for this species:

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Large Emerald (nfr) from last night two camera clicks and gone another nfr Synaphe Punctalis. https://t.co/E2QHqyKXiH
Tweet Date:
01/07/2017 - 19:45
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The original tweets from which these records have been derived:

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Record Datesort ascending Recorded at Recorded by Tweet
16/07/2017 - 19:00 Mike Hetherington Some colour from last night's trap: Large Emerald, Garden Tiger, 4-spotted Footman. @BC_Dorset @savebutterflies… https://t.co/5Irp4Nduz4
10/07/2017 - 21:15 Mark Andrews Found this cracking large emerald on a lampshade at the weekend. Amazing colour #dorsetwt https://t.co/QBZGF7P7eX
05/07/2017 - 14:30 Dorset Wildlife Trust A good old close up of a Large Emerald moth from the Moth Trap we set up last night on Brownsea! Keep an eye out fo… https://t.co/92belK4uYr
01/07/2017 - 19:45 John Gifford Large Emerald (nfr) from last night two camera clicks and gone another nfr Synaphe Punctalis. https://t.co/E2QHqyKXiH