MikeHetheringt1: The first Cream-spot Tiger for the garden turned up last night (W Dorset). Beautiful! #teammoth https://t.co/M9Z7M27oGq

MikeHetheringt1: The first Cream-spot Tiger for the garden turned up last night (W Dorset). Beautiful! #teammoth https://t.co/M9Z7M27oGq

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Tweet Contents The first Cream-spot Tiger for the garden turned up last night (W Dorset). Beautiful! #teammoth https://t.co/M9Z7M27oGq
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Tweet Author Mike Hetherington
Tweet Date Tuesday, 16 May, 2017 - 10:15
Fact File: 
Common Name Cream-spot Tiger
Scientific Name Arctia villica
Interest Level
2/5
Related Species Tiger and Ermine moths
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Habitat Reference
Summary

Flying from mid-May to July this is a species that can easily be disturbed and seen during the day.


 

 

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The first Cream-spot Tiger for the garden turned up last night (W Dorset). Beautiful! #teammoth https://t.co/M9Z7M27oGq
Tweet Date:
16/05/2017 - 10:15
Contributed By:
RT @dougaldog: cream-spot tiger moth trapped overnight @RSPBArne https://t.co/EgfRA6MUNp
Tweet Date:
31/05/2017 - 14:30
Contributed By:
On a gloomy day this Cream-spotted Tiger moth in the moth trap was a ray of sunshine https://t.co/EGL0wRWGCZ
Tweet Date:
05/06/2017 - 17:30
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Cream-spot Tiger at Tout Quarry on Portland today https://t.co/oERbUd33oz
Tweet Date:
05/07/2017 - 19:15
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Oak Beauty in West Dorset

Tweet Date:
10/03/2017 - 14:30
Last viewed: 5 days 1 hour ago
Total views: 162

Wheatear at Portland

Tweet Date:
13/03/2017 - 17:00
Last viewed: 19 hours 28 min ago
Total views: 168

MikeHetheringt1: Always nice to find a Streamer: smart moth. Its caterpillars feed on Dog Rose. #teammoth https://t.co/txrGn6DWtO

Tweet Date:
02/04/2017 - 08:45
Last viewed: 6 days 5 hours ago
Total views: 87

MikeHetheringt1: Nice to see Wall Lizards out and about in the sun at Abbotsbury @TropicalDorset this morning. #herpetology https://t.co/t7qRoBqXr5

Tweet Date:
16/04/2017 - 15:45
Last viewed: 23 hours 16 min ago
Total views: 77

MikeHetheringt1: The first Cream-spot Tiger for the garden turned up last night (W Dorset). Beautiful! #teammoth https://t.co/M9Z7M27oGq

Tweet Date:
16/05/2017 - 10:15
Last viewed: 3 days 21 hours ago
Total views: 65

MikeHetheringt1: Lime Hawk-moth - a new species for me (N Dorset) on a quiet night for moths. #teammoth https://t.co/13DWOt7o4e

Tweet Date:
20/05/2017 - 15:30
Last viewed: 1 day 23 hours ago
Total views: 66

MikeHetheringt1: 70+ species in the moth trap last night (W Dorset), including this impressive Puss Moth #teammoth https://t.co/2FOnAotNyh

Tweet Date:
15/06/2017 - 17:15
Last viewed: 3 days 20 hours ago
Total views: 36

MikeHetheringt1: Vestal (1st for 4 yrs) and L-album Wainscot the moth highlights last night. @BC_Dorset @MigrantMothUK https://t.co/AJOQSPJYvB

Tweet Date:
26/06/2017 - 12:45
Last viewed: 1 day 16 hours ago
Total views: 36

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