Alien Invasion!!

Ok, It was only a moth but what a beauty. It’s a Poplar Hawk-moth Laothoe populi [Googled]

I spotted it on my boiler house roof this afternoon. With a delicate poke I managed to get it to pop out it’s aerials 🙂 After a while it started to shake and then flew over onto my fence.

2 comments on “Alien Invasion!!

  1. You’re very kind. I would have got the bug spray out – couldn’t risk the wife seeing that – she’d freak seeing that monster!

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