Narrow-bordered five-spot burnet
Burnet moths, like the similar looking (but unrelated) cinnabar moth (Tyria jacobaeae), are common day-flying moths. The narrow-bordered five-spot burnet (Zygaena lonicerae) may be found in gardens which are close to suitable (grassy) habitats.
Technical Information: Photographed with a Minolta Dimage Z1.|
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