|Firecrest among Sycamore leaves near the Casbah, Millcombe, 21 Sep © Richard Campey|
| Pied Flycatcher on the lookout for food in calmer conditions, 21 Sep © Richard Campey|
|A nearby Spotted Flycatcher, Millcombe, 21 Sep © Richard Campey|
|Mecyna asinalis – a first for Lundy! Millcombe, 21 Sep © Dean Jones|
|The first two Delicate Mythimna vitellina since 2013, Millcombe 21 Sep © Dean Jones|
|The first Brindled Ochre Dasypolia templi of the year, Millcombe, 21 Sep © Dean Jones|
Continuing on the insect front, Sam also had a Hornet near Old Light – only the second record for Lundy following an insect seen flying round the Laundry Room privet last year.
179 Atlantic Grey Seals were recorded during a round-the-island trip in the Warden's RHIB in the afternoon – a count that included nine white-coat pups! This brings the total number of pups found this year so far to an excellent 34.
|The seal pupping season is now in full swing, 21 Sep © Dean Jones|
|This seal pup has obviously just had a bumper feed of milk! East coast, 21 Sep © Dean Jones|