Tortrix Moth Red-barred Tortrix (Ditula angustiorana) July 2019, rear garden, South Staffordshire, England. © Pete Hillman. Advertisements Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading... Related 11 thoughts on “Tortrix Moth” Add yours Nature makes one happy, content, and puts everything into perspective. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply It sure does 🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I like the earthy tones of this one. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply For such a small creature the markings and colours are quite beautiful. Thank you Sandy 🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Sure! LikeLiked by 1 person That’s a lovely shot Pete. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thank you Brian. These smaller guys can be quite beautiful in their own way. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Very interesting appearance! And I like the tentacles. These moths often have such beautiful patterns! LikeLike Reply Moths are regarded by many as dull and uninteresting, but when you look closely they have all the colours and beauty as some butterflies do 🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Absolutely! I almost always have caterpillars from the Phlogophora meticulosa here, but I never saw this wonderful moth. I think there are lots of them which are as beautiful as our “daylight” butterflies. LikeLiked by 1 person 🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person Your thoughts ... Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (Address never made public) Name Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.