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
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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
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Oak Beauty in West Dorset

Tweet Date:
10/03/2017 - 14:30
Last viewed: 8 hours 44 min ago
Total views: 118

Wheatear at Portland

Tweet Date:
13/03/2017 - 17:00
Last viewed: 9 hours 28 min ago
Total views: 109

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

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02/04/2017 - 08:45
Last viewed: 1 day 9 hours ago
Total views: 57

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: 1 day 9 hours ago
Total views: 49

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: 8 hours 10 min ago
Total views: 23

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: 3 hours 30 min ago
Total views: 21

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