In this section you will find information on the terrestrial insects of Lough Carra. In particular, there is detailed information on the butterflies, moths and dragonflies.
There is little information available on the other insect groups and we hope that this gap can be filled in the future.
Butterflies: The Distribution Status of Important Butterflies Around Lough Carra Co. Mayo – November 2008 by Chris Huxley
Butterflies : Distribution Maps of All Butterfly Species recorded in 2003 and produced by C.R. Huxley in 2004
Dragonflies: The Dragonflies and Damselflies of Lough Carra By Chris and Lynda Huxley
Moths: An Inventory of Moths of the Major Habitats around Lough Carra, Co. Mayo By Chris and Lynda Huxley 2008
Other Insects: The Other Terrestrial Insects of Lough Carra, Co. Mayo By Chris and Lynda Huxley 2014
Fungus Weevil recorded at Moorehall August 2017 by Michael Kingdon