Tuesday, August 7, 2012

An Ambush of Tigers

A pride of Lions...a leap of Leopards....and an ambush of Tigers is the name given to a group gathered together. And I came across my own ambush of Tigers in the back garden this morning when I went to empty the moth trap. The Garden Tiger is my favourite moth because I still remember coming across one at a Scout Camp at Leek Wootten in Warkwickshire in the early 70s and being taken aback by its beauty. I hadn't seen any since then.....until a few weeks ago when they started turning up regularly in the moth trap....my cup runneth over!

This Sallow Kitten added another touch of class!

3 comments:

  1. Stunning creatures Steve. I'll be on the lookout for these.

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  2. Hi Christian - they're pretty amazing. The trap's out again and I'm hoping for a few more tomorrow! :-)

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