The third guest picture from Keith Wood, a Six Spotted Burnet Moth in the machair at Saligo. Taken during Keith’s Islay holiday in June 2014, where it entranced him and his wife while they sat overlooking Saligo Bay.
Thank you, Keith!
No, that’s not their real name. But to many people on Islay and elsewhere they are known as the “Opera House Rocks”, as they with a bit of imagination remind of the famous opera house in Sydney, Australia. Most people will know their silhouette looking north from Saligo Bay, here’s a closer look from a walk up the coast north of Saligo.