August 2007

August 1
Common Carpet moth: 1 came to window at Treshnish Old School House
Striped Twin-spot Carpet moth: 1 came to window at Treshnish Old School House
August 2
Green-veined White butterfly: 1 by Toechtamhor cottage, 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Scotch Argus butterfly: 2 by Treshnish Old School House, 1 by Treshnish House
August 3
Antler Moth: 1 in Shian cottage (presumably trapped inside from at least the night before)
Chevron moth: 1 in Shian cottage (presumably trapped inside from at least the night before)
Scotch Argus butterfly: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
August 4
Scalloped Oak moth: 4 by Treshnish Old School House
Chevron moth: 5 by Treshnish Old School House
Northern Spinach moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Common Carpet moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Striped Twin-spot Carpet moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
July Highflyer moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Purple Bar moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Scotch Annulet moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Lesser Swallow Prominent moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Large Yellow Underwing moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Lesser Yellow Underwing moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
True Lover’s Knot moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Dark Arches moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Dotted Clay moth: 3 by Treshnish Old School House
Double Square-spot moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Triple-spotted Clay moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Small Wainscot moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Smoky Wainscot moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
[Large Ear moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House]
Ear moth species: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
[Flounced Rustic moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House]
Spectacle moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Gold Spangle moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
August 5
Mottled Beauty moth: 3 by Treshnish Old School House
Common Carpet moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Garden Carpet moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Green Carpet moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Dark Marbled Carpet moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Dark-barred Twin-spot Carpet moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Purple Bar moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
July Highflyer moth: 4 by Treshnish Old School House
Riband Wave moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Small Fan-footed Wave moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Welsh Wave moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Green Pug moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Early Thorn moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Coxcomb Prominent moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Swallow Prominent moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Lesser Swallow Prominent moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Large Yellow Underwing moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Lesser Broad-bordered Underwing moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Dark Arches moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Antler Moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Double Square-spot moth: 7 by Treshnish Old School House
Triple-spotted Clay moth: 6 by Treshnish Old School House
Dotted Clay moth: 7 by Treshnish Old School House
Common Rustic moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Burnished Brass moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Large Ear moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Ear moth species: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
August 7
Kestrel: 2 near Reudle Schoolhouse
Tawny Owl: 1 at Treshnish Old School House
Speckled Wood butterfly: 1 near Treshnish Old School House
Green-veined White butterfly: 3 near Treshnish Old School House
Red Admiral butterfly: 1 near Treshnish Old School House
Scotch Argus butterfly: 15+ near Treshnish Old School House, 10 near Reudle schoolhouse bog
Fox Moth caterpillar: 1 between Treshnish lochan and the pond above
Brimstone Moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Chevron moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
July Highflyer moth: 17 by Treshnish Old School House
Flame Carpet moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Common Carpet moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Dark Marbled Carpet moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Dark-barred Twin-spot Carpet moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Welsh Wave moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Common Wave moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Early Thorn moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Bleached Pug moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
White-spotted Pug moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Swallow Prominent moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Iron Prominent moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Large Yellow Underwing moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Lesser Broad-bordered Underwing moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Lesser Yellow Underwing moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Light Arches moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Dark Arches moth: 5 by Treshnish Old School House
Ear moth species: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Large/Saltern Ear moth: 4 by Treshnish Old School House
Minor Shoulder-knot moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Dotted Clay moth: 10 by Treshnish Old School House
Triple-spotted Clay moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Bright-line Brown-eye moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Common or Lesser Common Rustic moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Hedge Rustic moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Square-spot Rustic moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Gold Spot moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Beautiful Golden Y: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
[Udea prunalis micro-moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House]
Bogbean: flowering or fruiting not sure which
Round-leaved Sundew: beginning to flower
Bog Pimpernel: flowering
August 8
Kestrel: 1 at Treshnish Point, 2 near the ‘Whisky Cave’, 1 at Crackaig village
Sparrowhawk: 1 south of Port Haunn
Golden Eagle: 1 at cliffs by Port Haunn
Whimbrel: 1 just south of Port Haunn
Port Haunn
Great Skua: 2 between Port Haunn and Gometra, 1 between Treshnish Point and Treshnish Isles
Redpoll: 5 juveniles near Haunn cottages
Basking Shark: 1 between Port Haunn and Gometra, 3 between Port Haunn and Staffa, 1 between Treshnish Point and Treshnish Isles
Scotch Argus butterfly: 25 near Treshnish Old School House
Green-veined White butterfly: 10 near Treshnish Old School House, 1 near Toechtamhor cottage, 1 at Haunn cottages
Red Admiral butterfly: 1 near Treshnish Old School House
Yellow Shell moth: 1 by the ‘Whisky Cave’
Shaded Broad-bar moth: 1 at the coast path up to Crackaig
Twin-spot Carpet: 1 in daytime on boggy path after leaving the dry heath on way from Treshnish lochan to Crackaig, 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Brimstone moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Riband Wave moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
July Highflyer moth: 13 by Treshnish Old School House
Chevron moth: 4 by Treshnish Old School House
Dotted Carpet moth: 4 by Treshnish Old School House
Dark Marbled Carpet moth: 6 by Treshnish Old School House
Purple Bar moth: 3 by Treshnish Old School House
Flame Carpet moth: 3 by Treshnish Old School House
Scalloped Oak moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Pebble Prominent moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Iron Prominent moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Lesser Swallow Prominent moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing: 5 by Treshnish Old School House
Large Yellow Underwing moth: 3 by Treshnish Old School House
Dark Arches moth: 4 by Treshnish Old School House
Minor Shoulder-knot moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Double Square-spot: 4 by Treshnish Old School House
Triple-spotted Clay moth: 3 by Treshnish Old School House
Dotted Clay moth: 6 by Treshnish Old School House
Large Ear moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Common or Lesser Common Rustic moth: 5 by Treshnish Old School House
Hedge Rustic moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Snout moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Udea prunalis micro-moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Highland Darter dragonfly: 5 near Treshnish Old School House
Lesser Skullcap: flowering on boggy path after leaving the dry heath on way from Treshnish lochan to Crackaig
August 9
Scotch Argus butterfly: 1 near Treshnish Old School House
Shaded Broad-bar moth: 1 in daytime near Treshnish Old School House
Highland Darter: 1 near Treshnish Old School House
August 10
Twite: 1 by Treshnish House
Basking Shark: 1+ in Calgary Bay
Scotch Argus butterfly: 1 near Treshnish Old School House
August 11
Antler Moth: 1 found in daytime in west cottage, Haunn
Flame Carpet moth: 3 by Treshnish Old School House
Dark Marbled Carpet moth: 3 by Treshnish Old School House
Common Carpet moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Dotted Carpet moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Striped Twin-spot Carpet moth: 1 at window of Treshnish Old School House, 2 by Treshnish Old School House
July Highflyer moth: 15 by Treshnish Old School House
Purple Bar moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Early Thorn moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Chevron moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Small Fan-footed Wave moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Riband Wave moth: 6 by Treshnish Old School House
Welsh Wave moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Bleached Pug moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Tawny Speckled Pug moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
[Wormwood Pug: 2 by Treshnish Old School House]
[Small Argent and Sable moth: 1 was sitting on the outside of the trap by Treshnish Old School House but it escaped whilst trying to capture it. It is late for this species]
Lesser Swallow Prominent moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Lesser Broad-bordered Underwing moth: 3 by Treshnish Old School House
Large Yellow Underwing moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Dark Arches moth: 3 by Treshnish Old School House
Minor Shoulder-knot moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Large Ear moth: moth (over 16mm forewing length): 4 with white kidney mark, 7 with orange, 4 with gold. All by Treshnish Old School House
Large or Saltern Ear moth (16mm forewing length): 1 with white kidney mark by Treshnish Old School House
Ear moth species (under 16mm forewing length): 4 with white kidney mark, 3 with orange, 2 with gold. All by Treshnish Old School House
Double Square-spot moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Triple-spotted Clay moth: 5 by Treshnish Old School House
Crescent moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Dotted Clay moth: 7 by Treshnish Old School House
Square-spot Rustic moth: 5 by Treshnish Old School House
Snout moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
August 12
Red-throated Diver: 1 flying north over Treshnish Old School House
Sparrowhawk: 1 over Treshnish wood
Dotted Carpet moth: 3 by Treshnish Old School House
Dark Marbled Carpet moth: 9 by Treshnish Old School House
Flame Carpet moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Twin-spot Carpet moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Purple Bar moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
July Highflyer moth: 17 by Treshnish Old School House
Chevron moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Northern Spinach moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Early Thorn moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Welsh Wave moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
[Double-striped Pug moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House]
Lesser Swallow Prominent moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Convolvulus Hawkmoth: 1 female by Treshnish Old School House
Dark Arches moth: 4 by Treshnish Old School House
Lesser Broad-bordered Underwing moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Ear moth species (under 16mm forewing length): 2, 7 with white kidney mark, 4 with orange, 2 with gold. All by Treshnish Old School House
Saltern or Large Ear (16mm): 1 with orange kidney mark by Treshnish Old School House
Large Ear moth (over 16mm forewing length): 1, 8 with orange kidney mark, 1 with white, 1 with gold. All by Treshnish Old School House
Triple-spotted Clay moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Double Square-spot moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Antler Moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Square-spotted Rustic moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Barred Chestnut moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Rosy Rustic moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Minor Shoulder-knot moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Snout moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Burnished Brass moth¨1 by Treshnish Old School House
August 13
Scotch Argus butterfly: 5 near Treshnish Old School House
Square-spot Rustic: 1 came to window at Treshnish Old School House
August 14
Scotch Argus butterfly: 1 near Treshnish Old School House, 2 at Torr Mòr a´ Chonairst, south of Knockvologan (NM3118)
Shaded Broadbar: 2 at Torr Mòr a´ Chonairst, south of Knockvologan (NM3118)
Antler Moth: 1 came to window at Treshnish Old School House
Chevron moth: 1 came to window at Treshnish Old School House
Fox Moth caterpillar: 4 at Torr Mòr a´ Chonairst, south of Knockvologan (NM3118)
Scarlet Pimpernel: flowering south of Knockvologan (NM3119)
Marsh St. John’s Wort: flowering at Torr Mòr a´ Chonairst, south of Knockvologan (NM3118)
Common Storksbill: flowering at Torr Mòr a´ Chonairst, south of Knockvologan (NM3118)
Prickly Saltwort: flowering south of Knockvologan (NM3119)
Pale Butterwort: flowering at Torr Mòr a´ Chonairst, south of Knockvologan (NM3118)
Mountain Pansy: flowering south of Knockvologan (NM3119)
Lesser Meadowrue: flowering south of Knockvologan (NM3119)
August 15
Golden Eagle: 1 above Duill cottage
Sparrowhawk: 1 at Port Haunn
Water Rail: 1 heard ‘opposite Toechtamhor’ (CG & LG)
Twin-spot Carpet moth: 1 in daytime near Reudle schoolhouse bog (NM3547)
Fox Moth caterpillar: 1 near Reudle schoolhouse bog (NM3547)
Square-spot Rustic: 1 came to window at Treshnish Old School House
August 16
Green-veined White butterfly: 1 near Treshnish Old School House
Scotch Argus butterfly: 15+ near Treshnish Old School House, 2 on east side of Ensay Burn mouth (NM3549)
Speckled Wood butterfly: 6 near Treshnish Old School House
Highland Darter dragonfly: 1 on east side of Ensay Burn mouth (NM3549)
August 17
Twite: 1 at Ensay burn
Basking Shark: 2 in Calgary Bay (morning and evening)
Fox Moth caterpillar: 5 at Ensay Burn mouth (NM3549)
August 18
Hen Harrier: 1 female below Toechtamhor cottage
Sparrowhawk: 1 near Toechtamhor cottage
Mistle Thrush: 2 near Treshnish cow-barn, 2 near Ensay Burn
Fox Moth caterpillar: 1 at Treshnish House
Antler Moth: 2 found alive in Toechtamhor cottage
August 19
Scotch Argus butterfly: 2 near Ulva ferry, Ulva (NM4439), 1 near Ulva House (NM4339), 2 at NM4338, 1 at NM4239
Speckled Wood butterfly: 3+ near Ulva ferry, Ulva (NM4439), 20+ near Ulva House (NM4339)
Green-veined White butterfly: 1 on Ulva (NM4239)
Dark-green Fritillary butterfly: 1 on Ulva (NM4239)
Peacock butterfly: 2+ near Ulva ferry, Ulva (NM4439)
Buff-tip moth caterpillar: about 40 feeding together on a willow on Ulva (NM4338)
July Highflyer moth: 5 by Treshnish Old School House
Dark Marbled Carpet moth: 9 by Treshnish Old School House
Flame Carpet moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Chevron moth: 4 by Treshnish Old School House
Ear moth species (under 16mm forewing length): 4 with orange kidney mark by Treshnish Old School House
Large Ear moth (over 16mm forewing length): 6 with orange kidney mark, 2 with white, 8 with gold. All by Treshnish Old School House
Large or Saltern Ear moth (16mm forewing length): 3 with orange kidney mark by Treshnish Old School House
Minor Shoulder Knot moth: 3 by Treshnish Old School House
Square-spot Rustic moth: 12 by Treshnish Old School House
Rosy Rustic moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Lesser Broad-bordered Underwing moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Dark Arches moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Anomalous moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Common or Lesser Common Rustic moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Smoky Wainscot moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Common Hawker dragonfly: 1 near Ulva ferry, Ulva, 2 near Ulva House (NM4339), 1 at NM4239
Golden-ringed Dragonfly: 1 at Ulva NM4239
August 20
Golden Eagle: 2 calling and skydiving in early evening below Treshnish Old School House, with another over Creag a´ Chaisteil. The pair returned a couple of hours later still calling.
Peregrine Falcon: 1 flying north over Treshnish Old School House
Kestrel: 2 flying with Peregrine over Treshnish Old School House
August 21
Golden Eagle: 1 above Treshnish cow-barn
Hen Harrier: 1 at Cruachan Treshnish
Sparrowhawk: 1 female seen several times between Port Haunn and Crackaig
Kestrel: 3 at Treshnish cow-barn and later at Crackaig
[Whimbrel: 4 flying east between Toechtamhor cottage and Treshnish Point]
Great Skua: 2 flying north-east overland around Treshnish Point
Twite: 6 near Port Haunn
Reed Bunting: 1 near Haunn cottages
Northern Wheatear: 1 near Haunn cottages (NM3447)
Whinchat: 1 near Haunn cottages (NM3447)
Common Whitethroat: 1 near Haunn cottages (NM3447)
Speckled Wood butterfly: 1 near Treshnish Old School House
Green-veined White butterfly: 1 near Treshnish Old School House, 7 near Toechtamhor cottage (NM3447), 1 south of Port Haunn (NM3346)
Scotch Argus butterfly: 2 at Reudle schoolhouse bog (NM3647)
Fox Moth caterpillar: 1 near Reudle schoolhouse bog (NM3547)
Brimstone moth: 4 by Treshnish Old School House
Dark Marbled Carpet moth: 33 by Treshnish Old School House
Dotted Carpet moth: 5 by Treshnish Old School House
Flame Carpet moth: 5 by Treshnish Old School House
Garden Carpet moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Beautiful Carpet moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Striped Twin-spot Carpet moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Twin-spot Carpet moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
July Highflyer moth: 33 by Treshnish Old School House
Purple Bar moth: 3 by Treshnish Old School House
Chevron moth: 5 by Treshnish Old School House
Welsh Wave moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Small Fan-footed Wave: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Bleached Pug moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Scalloped Oak moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Pale Eggar moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Large Yellow Underwing moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing moth: 6 by Treshnish Old School House
Dark Arches moth: 9 by Treshnish Old School House
Antler Moth: 18 by Treshnish Old School House
Grey Chi moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Minor Shoulder-knot moth: 4 by Treshnish Old School House
Common or Lesser Common Rustic moth: 4 by Treshnish Old School House
Square-spot Rustic moth: 9 by Treshnish Old School House
Hedge Rustic moth: 5 by Treshnish Old School House
Autumnal Rustic moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Neglected Rustic moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Barred Chestnut moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Dun-bar moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Ear moth species (under 16mm forewing length): 2 worn, 12 with white kidney mark, 12 with orange, 2 with gold. All by Treshnish Old School House
Large Ear moth (over 16mm forewing length): 9 with orange kidney mark, 2 with gold. All by Treshnish Old School House
Large or Saltern Ear moth (16mm forewing length): 5 with white kidney mark, 3 with orange. All by Treshnish Old School House
Mother of Pearl micro-moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Udea prunalis micro-moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Keeled Skimmer dragonfly: 2 at Reudle schoolhouse bog (1 male, 1 female)
August 22
Otter: 1 at Ensay Burn mouth
August 23
Bottle-nosed Dolphin: 5-7 swimming west below Treshnish House (H family and D & S)
Otter: 1 at Port Haunn (H family)
Rosy Rustic moth: 1 came to window at Treshnish Old School House
August 24
Tawny Owl: 1 near Treshnish Old School House
Lesser Redpoll: 1 near Treshnish Old School House (SF)
Mistle Thrush: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Chevron moth: 1 found alive inside Shian cottage
Square-spot Rustic moth: 1 found alive inside Shian cottage
Hedge Rustic moth: 1 found dead inside The Studio
August 25
Golden Eagle: 1 along ridge above Haunn cottages
Tawny Owl: 1 heard at Treshnish Old School House
White Ermine moth caterpillar: 1 on doorframe of Treshnish Old School House captured and fed and entered pupation on 29 August
Centre-barred Sallow: 1 trapped by TP near Kilninian beach
Oblique Carpet moth: 1 trapped by TP near Kilninian beach
Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing moth: 1 trapped by TP near Kilninian beach
July Highflyer moth: 7 by Treshnish Old School House
Dark Marbled Carpet moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Chevron moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Large Yellow Underwing moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Lesser Yellow Underwing moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Square-spot Rustic moth: 9 by Treshnish Old School House
Neglected Rustic moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Common or Lesser Common Rustic moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
[Flounced Rustic moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House]
Dark Arches moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Northern Deep-brown Dart moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Crescent moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Pink-barred Sallow moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Barred Chestnut moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Ear moth species (under 16mm forewing length): 4 with white kidney mark, 3 with orange, 1 with gold. All by Treshnish Old School House
Large Ear moth (over 16mm forewing length): 5 with orange kidney mark (heavily barred), 1 with gold (heavily barred). All by Treshnish Old School House
Large or Saltern Ear moth (16mm forewing length): 3 with orange kidney mark (incl. 1 heavily barred), 2 with gold. All by Treshnish Old School House
August 26
July Highflyer moth: 20 by Treshnish Old School House
Dark-barred Twin-spot Carpet moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Dotted Carpet moth: 3 by Treshnish Old School House
Dark Marbled Carpet moth: 10 by Treshnish Old School House
Flame Carpet: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Striped Twin-spot Carpet: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Purple Bar moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Chevron moth: 7 by Treshnish Old School House
Riband wave moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Pale Eggar moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Lesser Yellow Underwing moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Grey Chi moth: 4 by Treshnish Old School House
Rosy Rustic moth: 3 by Treshnish Old School House
Hedge Rustic moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Pink-barred Sallow moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Dotted Clay moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Square-spot Rustic moth: 5 by Treshnish Old School House
Common or Lesser Common Rustic moth: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Barred Chestnut moth: 4 by Treshnish Old School House
Ear moth species (under 16mm forewing length): 4 with white kidney mark, 1 with orange, 5 with gold. All by Treshnish Old School House
Large or Saltern Ear moth (16mm forewing length): 1 with white kidney mark, 2 orange (heavily barred). All by Treshnish Old School House
Fragrant Agrimony: flowering on cliffs below Kilninian (NM405442)
August 27
Golden Eagle: 2 by Treshnish Old School House
Kestrel: 2 by Treshnish Old School House (1-3 seen every day at this time)
Buzzard: 3 by Treshnish Old School House
Tawny Owl: heard by Treshnish Old School House (heard on virtually all nights previously)
Speckled Wood butterfly: 1 near Treshnish Old School House
Dark Marbled Carpet moth: 27 by Treshnish Old School House
Flame Carpet moth: 4 by Treshnish Old School House
July Highflyer moth: 16 by Treshnish Old School House
Chevron moth: 5 by Treshnish Old School House
Twin-spot Carpet moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Riband Wave moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Pale Eggar moth: 7 by Treshnish Old School House
Common Lutestring moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Convolvulus Hawkmoth: 1 male by Treshnish Old School House
Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing moth: 3 by Treshnish Old School House
Pink-barred Sallow moth: 6 by Treshnish Old School House
Minor Shoulder-knot moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Grey Chi moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Barred Chestnut moth: 6 by Treshnish Old School House
Rosy Rustic moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Black Rustic moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Autumnal Rustic moth: 5 by Treshnish Old School House
Square-spot Rustic moth: 21 by Treshnish Old School House
Common or Lesser Common Rustic moth: 4 by Treshnish Old School House
Hedge Rustic moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
Ear moth species (under 16mm forewing length): 3 with white kidney mark (incl. 1 with pale terminal bar), 8 with orange (incl. 1 heavily barred & 1 with pale terminal bar). All by Treshnish Old School House
Large Ear moth (over 16mm forewing length): 5 with orange kidney mark (heavily barred), 1 with gold. All by Treshnish Old School House
Large or Saltern Ear moth (16mm forewing length): 1 with orange kidney mark (heavily barred), 1 with gold (heavily barred). All by Treshnish Old School House
Udea prunalis micro-moth: 1 by Treshnish Old School House
August 28
Hen Harrier: 1 female above Treshnish wood
Sparrowhawk: 1 above Treshnish wood
Kestrel: 1 above Treshnish wood
House Martin: 1 near Loch an Torr
Dark Marbled Carpet moth: 3+ in daytime in Treshnish wood
July Highflyer moth: 1+ in daytime in Treshnish wood
August 30
House Martin: 2 near Loch an Torr
Speckled Wood butterfly: 1 near Treshnish Old School House
Udea prunalis micro-moth: 1 by Haunn cottages
Purple Loosestrife: flowering near Calgary Art in Nature Walk
August 31
Golden Eagle: 2 by Treshnish House
Square-spot Rustic moth: 1 came to window at Treshnish Old School House
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