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PostSubject: What are these???   Sun Aug 18, 2013 1:46 pm

Just walked the doggies at Anderton and saw this little critter crawling across the path - anybody able to identify what it is?

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PostSubject: Re: What are these???   Sun Aug 18, 2013 1:46 pm

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PostSubject: Re: What are these???   Sun Aug 18, 2013 1:59 pm

It is an elephant hawk moth - just had an answer on facebook x
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PostSubject: Re: What are these???   Sun Aug 18, 2013 2:33 pm

A Nellie Moth!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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PostSubject: Re: What are these???   Sun Aug 18, 2013 2:44 pm

Haha, was just going to ask one of the natural history center lads from work for you, but you're way ahead. Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: What are these???   Sun Aug 18, 2013 2:46 pm

A tad safer being way ahead of you methinks Fiona Very Happy 

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PostSubject: Re: What are these???   Sun Aug 18, 2013 3:25 pm

Me too! Couldn't get over the size of it!
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PostSubject: Re: What are these???   Sun Aug 18, 2013 3:31 pm

I shall not be corny and say go round it then...xx

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PostSubject: Re: What are these???   Sun Aug 18, 2013 3:53 pm

That is a relief!
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PostSubject: Re: What are these???   Sun Aug 18, 2013 6:02 pm

How considerate of me..xx

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PostSubject: Re: What are these???   Sun Aug 18, 2013 6:03 pm

Too kind Sheila x
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PostSubject: Re: What are these???   Sun Aug 18, 2013 7:08 pm

Yuck...it's very ugly...lol
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PostSubject: Re: What are these???   Sun Aug 18, 2013 8:01 pm

I have a cracking book to identify it but you got in there first Missus!

A hawk moth is the correct answer me thinks xx

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PostSubject: Re: What are these???   Sun Aug 18, 2013 8:09 pm

Vale Wildlife identified it for me!

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This is the moth - stunning for a moth x
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PostSubject: Re: What are these???   Sun Aug 18, 2013 8:36 pm

Aww, beautiful! Smile x
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PostSubject: Re: What are these???   Sun Aug 18, 2013 8:54 pm

Now that moth should be a butterfly!!!!!!!!!!

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PostSubject: Re: What are these???   Sun Aug 18, 2013 9:10 pm

Shouldn't it just x
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PostSubject: Re: What are these???   Thu Aug 22, 2013 4:44 pm

I think he is adorable, if i had found him I would have to give him a fuss. I adore moths, actually I am writing to another lady who feels the same, which is great. There are some amazing little moths around the world including a very fluffy one who has to be my favourite.

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