Monthly Archive for February, 2012

Night of the big moths.

Still on the mothing front, I recently had the opportunity to join Ken, David, and David at Holey Plains State Park for a night’s mothing. On a previous visit Ken had photographed a new record for Victoria, Chloroclystis metallospora, and was keen to see it again. I set up a short distance away from the […]

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Night of the Hepialids.

Following on from the recent spider blog, I had the mothing gear set up beside the little foothill creek half an hour before dark, and relaxed in my chair waiting for darkness to fall. Very pleasant it was too with the mint perfume wafting up from the foliage of the Prostanthera lasianthos shrubs along the […]

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