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VHS Tape of two separate films. 1) Filmed by J R Dobson 2) Filmed by EDH Johnson in 16 mm Colour Petaloudes - Valley of Butterflies The Johnsons visit the ''Butterfly Valley'' on Rhodes to discover the identity of the insects, as the British Museum could tell them nothing about them. They proved to be Jersey Tiger Moths at the start of their spectacular arrival from migration, to breed in one of only two such locations in the Mediterranean. 1962

Reference Q/05/A/108
Date 1962
Names Jersey Tiger Moths
Jersey Film Archive
British Museum
Long, R
Johnson, E D H
Dobson, JR
Keywords Butterflies | films | Nature
Category Q-Film
Places Petaloudes, Rhodes, Mediterranean
Dimensions 1 video cassette
Language English
Level of description File
Access restrictions This item is located in the Audio-Visual area of the Jersey Archive
Closed until 2100

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VHS Tape of two separate films. 1) Filmed by J R Dobson 2) Filmed by EDH Johnson in 16 mm Colour Petaloudes - Valley of Butterflies The Johnsons visit the ''Butterfly Valley'' on Rhodes to discover the identity of the insects, as the British Museum could tell them nothing about them. They proved to be Jersey Tiger Moths at the start of their spectacular arrival from migration, to breed in one of only two such locations in the Mediterranean. 1962

Q/05/A/108

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