Amateur
Entomologists'
Society

Moth Identification Workshop 2020


25 April 2020 10:00 - 16:00

Location: Portsmouth Museum, Museum Road, Portsmouth, PO1 2LJ, UK.

Event description

Head out into the field to identify moths with expert tutor Bryan Pinchen - consultant entomologist and author. There are 2,400 species of UK moths. In this one-day workshop you can learn how to identify the difference between the various moth families.

The morning session will be at Portsmouth Museum, where we will be using insects from the museum's and tutor's collection and keys to look at identification features. The afternoon will be spent on Portsdown Hill looking at moths in the field and applying the identification techniques learnt in the morning.

This event is for adults aged 18+. It's best suited to beginners and those looking to improve their insect identification skills.

Cost - £25, or £15 with Leisure Card.

Advance booking is essential - please call 02392 834747 to reserve your place.

Event URL: http://portsmouthcitymuseums.co.uk/museum-events/event-detail/moth-identification-workshop

Event contact details

Contact name: Christine Taylor

Contact email: christine.taylor@portsmouthcc.gov.uk

Organisation details

This event is not being organised by the AES. The AES cannot guarantee the accuracy of event information for events organised by third-parties, you should contact the event organiser to confirm details.

Event organiser: Portsmouth Museum

Official Web site: http://portsmouthcitymuseums.co.uk/

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