BE­YOND BIRDWATCHING

James Lowen spreads his wings to in­ves­ti­gate April’s flow­ers, in­sects and rep­tiles

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Moths, Slow-worms, orchids and a gor­geous meadow all fea­ture among James Lowen’s April

BRIM­STONE MOTH In March, I wrote about the Brim­stone. So, too, this month. But April’s sub­ject is not the but­ter­fly, but the Brim­stone Moth. Both lep­i­dopter­ans are shock­ingly yel­low, but the moth is much smaller and typ­i­cally noc­tur­nal. April sees the start of the its flight sea­son.

IN­VER­TE­BRATE

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