MOTHS


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MOTHSMemorable Order of Tin Hats (UK)
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But as soon as he was settled in this position a moth flew over the table.
He looked at a moth that flew before his nose, and moved his hands, but did not catch it from regard for Alexey Alexandrovitch's position.
A great moth goes humming by me; it alights on a plant at Mr.
I trode on an edging of turf that the crackle of the pebbly gravel might not betray me: he was standing among the beds at a yard or two distant from where I had to pass; the moth apparently engaged him.
No moths would ever have ventured near those quilts, for they reeked of mothballs to such an extent that they had to be hung in the orchard of Patty's Place a full fortnight before they could be endured indoors.
To attempt to reason the case with Sophia did not appear to her one of those methods: for as Betty had reported from Mrs Honour, that Sophia had a violent inclination to Jones, she conceived that to dissuade her from the match was an endeavour of the same kind, as it would be very heartily and earnestly to entreat a moth not to fly into a candle.
After dark, the pollinator nightshift takes place and a myriad of moths come out to feed.
Unusual moths from Europe including the scarce silver-striped hawk-moth and Radford's flame shoulder have been seen in recent days, along with immigrant species such as the convolvulus hawkmoth and the humming-bird hawkmoth.
The moths left on the newspaper after 15 seconds represent the ones that survived.
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A tweak in a portion of the cortex gene painted the speckled gray wings of peppered moths black, researchers report in the June 2 Nature.
The experts are asking members of the public to look out for the brown and orange moths as part of this year's Moth Night events, to get a clearer idea of its distribution in the UK.