Hardcastle Crags Nest Box Cleaning


Dec. 15th in the Crags and this nest box is showing damage to the lid caused by Bee Moth larvae constructing their cocoons out of silk and wood.

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2023
Dec. 17th: Parasitoid and hyperparisitoid wasps - larvae and pupae   (Parasitic Wasps Part 1)
Dec. 14th: Bee Moth - larvae and damage   (62)
Oct. 8th: Merveille du Jour   (73e)
Oct. 8th: Green-brindled Crescent   (73b)
Oct. 8th: Golden-rod Pug   (70d)
Oct. 8th: November Moth   (70c)
Oct. 8th: Caloptilia stigmatella   (15a)
Oct. 8th: Large Wainscot   (73c)
Oct. 8th: Dark Sword-grass   (73g)
Oct. 4th: Stigmella malella - mines   (4a)
Sept. 16th: Clifden Nonpareil   (72c)
Sept. 16th: Hypsopygia glaucinalis   (62)
Sept. 16th: Feathered Ranunculus   (73e)
Sept. 16th: Large Ear   (73c)
Sept. 1st: Haworth's Minor   (73c)
Sept. 1st: Small Autumnal Moth   (70c)
Aug. 29th: Ancylis mitterbacheriana - larva and spinnings   (49d)
Aug. 29th: Ectoedemia albifasciella - mines and larvae   (4c)
Aug. 11th: Rosy Minor   (73d)
Aug. 11th: Dark Sword-grass   (73g)
Aug. 10th: Agonopterix conterminella   (32)
Aug. 10th: Mirificarma mulinella   (35)
Aug. 10th: Barred Chestnut   (73g)
Aug. 10th: Barred Hook-tip   (65)
Aug. 10th: Yellow-barred Brindle   (70d)
Aug. 5th: Crescent   (73c)
Aug. 5th: Oak Hook-tip - dead   (65)
Aug. 5th: Aethes smeathmanniana   (49c)
Aug. 5th: Carpatolechia alburnella - adult + gen. prep.   (35)
Aug. 3rd: Bucculatrix thoracella - mine, cocoon + parasitoid   (14)
July 31st: Box-tree Moth   (63a)
July 25th: Stigmella magdalenae - mine   (4a)
July 20th: Bohemannia pulverosella - mine and larva   (4c)
July 9th: Gypsonoma opressana   (49e)
July 9th: White-letter Hairstreak   (61)
July 9th: Lunar Hornet Moth   (52)
July 9th: Chilo phragmitella   (63a)
July 9th: Coleophora argentula   (37b)
July 9th: Puss Moth - larva spun up   (71)
July 9th: Acleris notana   (49b)
July 9th: Poplar Grey   (73a)
July 9th: Common Lutestring   (65)
July 9th: Large Twin-spot Carpet   (70a)
July 8th: Ling Pug   (70d)
July 8th: Satin Beauty   (70f)
July 8th: Mompha ochraceella   (40)
July 8th: Exoteleia dodecella   (35)
July 8th: Phoenix   (70b)
July 8th: Tinea semifulvella   (12)
July 6th: Dingy Shell   (70c)
July 1st: Flax Tortrix   (49b)
July 1st: Double Square-spot   (73h)
June 27th: Coleophora saxicolella   (37b)
June 23rd: Clay Triple-lines   (70a)
June 23rd: Larch Pug   (70d)
June 23rd: Epinotia tedella   (49e)
June 21st: Bordered White   (70f)
June 19th: Red-necked Footman   (72b)
June 19th: Pammene fasciana   (49f)
June 19th: Spotted Shoot Moth   (49f)
June 19th: Wood Sage Plume   (45)
June 19th: Spilonota laricana   (49e)
June 19th: Bucculatrix ulmella   (14)
June 17th: Coleophora caespititiella   (37b)
June 16th: Welsh Wave   (70c)
June 16th: Shears   (73f)
June 16th: Figure of Eighty   (65)
June 15th: Puss Moth - eggshells + larvae   (71)
June 11th: Mompha lacteella   (40)
June 11th: Ectoedemia albifasciella   (4c) 
June 11th: Coleophora peribenanderi   (37)
June 11th: Obscure Wainscot   (73f)
June 11th: Silky Wainscot   (73b)
June 11th: Broken-barred Carpet   (70b)
June 11th: Donacaula forficella   (63b)
June 11th: Alder Moth   (73a)
June 4th: Devon Carpet   (70c)
June 4th: Eyed Hawkmoth   (69)
June 3rd: Elachista albifrontella   (38)
June 3rd: Gold Swifts mating   (3)
June 3rd: Common Swifts mating   (3)
May 27th: Bactra lancealana  (49d)
May 27th: Tawny-barred Angle   (70e)
May 25th: Orange Footman   (72c)
May 25th: Glyphipterix thrasonella   (19)
May 25th: Epiblema scutulana   (49e)
May 25th: White-spotted Pug   (70d)
May 25th: Water Carpet   (70c)
May 16th: Small Yellow Underwing   (73a)
May 10th: Cedestis subfasciella   (16)
May 2nd: Psychoides verhuella - larva, cases, mines and pupae   (12)
Apr 30th: The Collinson Cabinet Collection restored - link top right
Apr. 3rd: Cedestis subfasciella - mines, larvae and pupa   (16)