Market Weighton Moths – November 2017

Monthly Summary – Updated on 09/12/2017

40w Actinic Light

9 species recorded during the month, including 1 new species (NFG)

CodeScientific NameCommon NameFirst DateLast DateNights TrappedTotal MothsNotes
28.009Endrosis sarcitrellaWhite-shouldered House-moth02/11/201702/11/201711
45.010Amblyptilia acanthadactyla21/11/201721/11/201711
49.039Epiphyas postvittanaLight Brown Apple Moth03/11/201721/11/201745
63.031Udea ferrugalisRusty Dot14/11/201714/11/201711NFG
66.001Poecilocampa populiDecember Moth02/11/201709/11/201722
70.095Chloroclysta siterataRed-green Carpet03/11/201703/11/201711
70.106Operophtera brumataWinter Moth07/11/201726/11/201733
70.107xEpirrita dilutata agg.November Moth agg.14/11/201714/11/201711
70.107Epirrita dilutataNovember Moth01/11/201701/11/201711Gen. Det.
73.249Orthosia gothicaHebrew Character04/11/201704/11/201711

Annual Comparison

YearNights Trapped Species TrappedTotal Moths TrappedAverage moths per Night
2017309170.56

Full set of photos from the month can be found on my Flickr site, highlights below.

45.010 Amblyptilia acanthadactyla45.010 Amblyptilia acanthadactyla

63.031 Rusty Dot Pearl - Udea ferrugalis63.031 Rusty Dot Pearl – Udea ferrugalis

66.001 December Moth - Poecilocampa populi66.001 December Moth – Poecilocampa populi

70.107 November Moth - Epirrita dilutata70.107 November Moth – Epirrita dilutata

73.249 Hebrew Character - Orthosia gothica73.249 Hebrew Character – Orthosia gothica