Market Weighton Moths – July 2021

Monthly Summary – Updated on 08/08/2021

40w Actinic Light

63.038 Mother of Pearl - Pleuroptya ruralis
63.038 Mother of Pearl - Pleuroptya ruralis
03.001 Orange Swift - Triodia sylvina
03.001 Orange Swift - Triodia sylvina
72.044 Dingy Footman - Eilema griseola
72.044 Dingy Footman - Eilema griseola
42.002 Alder Signal - Stathmopoda pedella
42.002 Alder Signal - Stathmopoda pedella
70.241 Scalloped Oak - Crocallis elinguaria
70.241 Scalloped Oak - Crocallis elinguaria
63.121 Pale Water-veneer - Donacaula forficella
63.121 Pale Water-veneer - Donacaula forficella
73.298 Clay - Mythimna ferrago
73.298 Clay - Mythimna ferrago
73.172 Cloaked Minor - Mesoligia furuncula
73.172 Cloaked Minor - Mesoligia furuncula
70.008 Small Dusty Wave - Idaea seriata
70.008 Small Dusty Wave - Idaea seriata
73.353 Dotted Clay - Xestia baja
73.353 Dotted Clay - Xestia baja
49.321 Common Frill - Dichrorampha petiverella
49.321 Common Frill - Dichrorampha petiverella
70.016 Riband Wave - Idaea aversata
70.016 Riband Wave - Idaea aversata
73.045 Knot Grass - Acronicta rumicis
73.045 Knot Grass - Acronicta rumicis
73.348 Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing - Noctua janthe
73.348 Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing - Noctua janthe
72.024 Ruby Tiger - Phragmatobia fuliginosa
72.024 Ruby Tiger - Phragmatobia fuliginosa
73.163 Light Arches - Apamea lithoxylaea
73.163 Light Arches - Apamea lithoxylaea
70.011 Single-dotted Wave - Idaea dimidiata
70.011 Single-dotted Wave - Idaea dimidiata
49.288 White-foot Bell - Epiblema foenella
49.288 White-foot Bell - Epiblema foenella
49.294 Bramble Shoot Moth - Notocelia uddmanniana
49.294 Bramble Shoot Moth - Notocelia uddmanniana
63.075 Marsh Grey - Eudonia pallida
63.075 Marsh Grey - Eudonia pallida
20.011 Gold-ribbon Argent - Argyresthia brockeella
20.011 Gold-ribbon Argent - Argyresthia brockeella
17.012 Pied Smudge - Ypsolopha sequella
17.012 Pied Smudge - Ypsolopha sequella
73.120 Dusky Sallow - Eremobia ochroleuca
73.120 Dusky Sallow - Eremobia ochroleuca
73.255 Nutmeg - Anarta trifolii
73.255 Nutmeg - Anarta trifolii
73.169x Common Rustic - Mesapamea secalis agg.
73.169x Common Rustic - Mesapamea secalis agg.
70.074 July Highflyer - Hydriomena furcata
70.074 July Highflyer - Hydriomena furcata
70.069 Dark Spinach - Pelurga comitata
70.069 Dark Spinach - Pelurga comitata
49.060 Yellow Oak Button - Aleimma loeflingiana
49.060 Yellow Oak Button - Aleimma loeflingiana
62.035 Grey Knot-horn - Acrobasis advenella
62.035 Grey Knot-horn - Acrobasis advenella
62.074 Large Tabby - Aglossa pinguinalis
62.074 Large Tabby - Aglossa pinguinalis
70.243 Swallow-tailed Moth - Ourapteryx sambucaria
70.243 Swallow-tailed Moth - Ourapteryx sambucaria
72.019 Buff Ermine - Spilosoma lutea
72.019 Buff Ermine - Spilosoma lutea
49.224 Bud Moth - Spilonota ocellana
49.224 Bud Moth - Spilonota ocellana
49.109 Common Yellow Conch - Agapeta hamana
49.109 Common Yellow Conch - Agapeta hamana
35.038 House Groundling - Bryotropha domestica
35.038 House Groundling - Bryotropha domestica
63.034 Dusky Pearl - Udea prunalis
63.034 Dusky Pearl - Udea prunalis
70.305 Common Emerald - Hemithea aestivaria
70.305 Common Emerald - Hemithea aestivaria
70.024 Small Blood-vein - Scopula imitaria
70.024 Small Blood-vein - Scopula imitaria
71.021 Coxcomb Prominent - Ptilodon capucina
71.021 Coxcomb Prominent - Ptilodon capucina
65.007 Chinese Character - Cilix glaucata
65.007 Chinese Character - Cilix glaucata
65.008 Peach Blossom - Thyatira batis
65.008 Peach Blossom - Thyatira batis
03.005 Ghost Moth - Hepialus humuli
03.005 Ghost Moth - Hepialus humuli
73.012 Burnished Brass - Diachrysia chrysitis
73.012 Burnished Brass - Diachrysia chrysitis
70.277 Common White Wave-  Cabera pusaria
70.277 Common White Wave- Cabera pusaria
73.092 Mottled Rustic - Caradrina morpheus
73.092 Mottled Rustic - Caradrina morpheus
73.270 Dot Moth - Melanchra persicariae
73.270 Dot Moth - Melanchra persicariae
73.274 Cabbage Moth - Mamestra brassicae
73.274 Cabbage Moth - Mamestra brassicae
73.169 Common Rustic agg.- Mesapamea secalis agg.
73.169 Common Rustic agg.- Mesapamea secalis agg.
70.207 Clouded Border - Lomaspilis marginata
70.207 Clouded Border - Lomaspilis marginata
62.048 Ash-bark Knot-horn - Euzophera pinguis
62.048 Ash-bark Knot-horn - Euzophera pinguis
49.060 Yellow Oak Button - Aleimma loeflingiana
49.060 Yellow Oak Button - Aleimma loeflingiana
65.009 Buff Arches - Habrosyne pyritoides
65.009 Buff Arches - Habrosyne pyritoides
72.045 Common Footman - Eilema lurideola
72.045 Common Footman - Eilema lurideola
73.301 Shoulder-striped Wainscot - Leucania comma
73.301 Shoulder-striped Wainscot - Leucania comma
70.093 Barred Straw - Gandaritis pyraliata
70.093 Barred Straw - Gandaritis pyraliata
45.044 Common Plume - Emmelina monodactyla
45.044 Common Plume - Emmelina monodactyla
73.017 Plain Golden Y - Autographa jota
73.017 Plain Golden Y - Autographa jota
49.091 Yellow-spot Twist - Pseudargyrotoza conwagana
49.091 Yellow-spot Twist - Pseudargyrotoza conwagana
62.001 Bee Moth - Aphomia sociella
62.001 Bee Moth - Aphomia sociella
41.003 Wakely's Dowd - Blastobasis lacticolella
41.003 Wakely's Dowd - Blastobasis lacticolella
35.040 Cinerous Groundling - Bryotropha terrella
35.040 Cinerous Groundling - Bryotropha terrella
12.032 Fulvous Clothes - Tinea semifulvella
12.032 Fulvous Clothes - Tinea semifulvella
49.215 Triangle-marked Roller - Ancylis achatana
49.215 Triangle-marked Roller - Ancylis achatana
20.007 Cypress Tip Moth - Argyresthia cupressella
20.007 Cypress Tip Moth - Argyresthia cupressella
73.040 Miller - Acronicta leporina
73.040 Miller - Acronicta leporina
72.003 Snout - Hypena proboscidalis
72.003 Snout - Hypena proboscidalis
71.012 Iron Prominent - Notodonta dromedarius
71.012 Iron Prominent - Notodonta dromedarius
63.088 Satin Grass-veneer - Crambus perlella
63.088 Satin Grass-veneer - Crambus perlella
49.110 Knapweed Conch - Agapeta zoegana
49.110 Knapweed Conch - Agapeta zoegana
72.069 Beautiful Hook-tip - Laspeyria flexula
72.069 Beautiful Hook-tip - Laspeyria flexula
73.047 Coronet - Craniophora ligustri
73.047 Coronet - Craniophora ligustri
49.038 Privet Twist - Clepsis consimilana
49.038 Privet Twist - Clepsis consimilana
73.084 Marbled Beauty - Bryophila domestica
73.084 Marbled Beauty - Bryophila domestica
63.074 BF1344 Small Grey - mercurella
63.074 BF1344 Small Grey - mercurella
74.003 Short-cloaked Moth - Nola cucullatella
74.003 Short-cloaked Moth - Nola cucullatella
70.085 Barred Yellow - Cidaria fulvata
70.085 Barred Yellow - Cidaria fulvata
70.133 Small Rivulet - Perizoma alchemillata
70.133 Small Rivulet - Perizoma alchemillata
63.057 Garden Pebble - Evergestis forficalis
63.057 Garden Pebble - Evergestis forficalis
62.048 Ash-bark Knot-horn - Euzophera pinguis
62.048 Ash-bark Knot-horn - Euzophera pinguis
62.077 Rosy Taby - Endotricha flammealis
62.077 Rosy Taby - Endotricha flammealis
CodeSpeciesCommon NameDate fromDate toNights TrappedTotal MothsNotes
03.001Triodia sylvinaOrange Swift30/07/202130/07/202111
03.005Hepialus humuliGhost Moth11/07/202111/07/202111
12.032Tinea semifulvellaFulvous Clothes06/07/202106/07/202111NFG
16.000Yponomeuta19/07/202131/07/202157
16.001Yponomeuta evonymellaBird-cherry Ermine11/07/202131/07/20211113
17.012Ypsolopha sequellaPied Smudge19/07/202119/07/202111
18.001Plutella xylostellaDiamond-back Moth14/07/202114/07/202111
20.007Argyresthia cupressellaCypress Tip Moth06/07/202106/07/202111
20.011Argyresthia brockeellaGold-ribbon Argent19/07/202119/07/202111
28.009Endrosis sarcitrellaWhite-shouldered House-moth19/07/202119/07/202111
28.010Hofmannophila pseudospretellaBrown House-moth02/07/202131/07/20211118
32.036Depressaria radiellaParsnip Moth21/07/202122/07/202122
35.038Bryotropha domesticaHouse Groundling16/07/202116/07/202111NFG
35.040Bryotropha terrellaCinerous Groundling06/07/202114/07/202122
39.001Blastodacna hellerellaHawthorn Cosmet01/07/202101/07/202111
40.002Mompha ochraceellaBuff Cosmet14/07/202114/07/202111
41.002Blastobasis adustellaFurness Dowd21/07/202127/07/202122
41.003Blastobasis lacticolellaWakely's Dowd06/07/202113/07/202122
42.002Stathmopoda pedellaAlder Signal31/07/202131/07/202111
45.044Emmelina monodactylaCommon Plume08/07/202108/07/202111
49.000Cnephasia06/07/202126/07/202156
49.004Ditula angustioranaRed-barred Tortrix09/07/202121/07/202144
49.025Pandemis cerasanaBarred Fruit-tree Tortrix01/07/202101/07/202111
49.026Pandemis heparanaDark Fruit-tree Tortrix13/07/202130/07/202122
49.038Clepsis consimilanaPrivet Twist03/07/202119/07/202144
49.060Aleimma loeflingianaYellow Oak Button09/07/202117/07/202122NFG
49.062Acleris forsskaleanaMaple Button14/07/202127/07/202157
49.091Pseudargyrotoza conwaganaYellow-spot Twist08/07/202108/07/202111
49.109Agapeta hamanaCommon Yellow Conch04/07/202116/07/202122
49.110Agapeta zoeganaKnapweed Conch04/07/202104/07/202111NFG/Daytime
49.156Hedya nubiferanaMarbled Orchard Tortrix04/07/202104/07/202111
49.161Celypha strianaBarred Marble02/07/202124/07/20211317
49.215Ancylis achatanaTriangle-marked Roller06/07/202106/07/202111
49.224Spilonota ocellanaBud Moth16/07/202131/07/202133
49.254Epinotia bilunanaCrescent Bell09/07/202113/07/202122
49.288Epiblema foenellaWhite-foot Bell21/07/202121/07/202111
49.294Notocelia uddmannianaBramble Shoot Moth19/07/202119/07/202111
49.321Dichrorampha petiverellaCommon Drill24/07/202125/07/202122NFG/Daytime
62.001Aphomia sociellaBee Moth03/07/202118/07/202166
62.035Acrobasis advenellaGrey Knot-horn17/07/202117/07/202111
62.048Euzophera pinguisAsh-bark Knot-horn01/07/202109/07/202122
62.074Aglossa pinguinalisLarge Tabby15/07/202115/07/202111NFG
62.075Hypsopygia costalisGold Triangle18/07/202118/07/202111
62.077Endotricha flammealisRosy Tabby01/07/202131/07/20211540
63.018Anania coronataSpotted Magpie09/07/202116/07/202134
63.025Anania hortulataSmall Magpie07/07/202114/07/202144
63.034Udea prunalisDusky Pearl16/07/202121/07/202133
63.037Udea olivalisOlive Pearl03/07/202109/07/202144
63.038Pleuroptya ruralisMother of Pearl25/07/202130/07/202122
63.057Evergestis forficalisGarden Pebble01/07/202101/07/202111
63.064Scoparia ambigualisCommon Grey01/07/202130/07/20211628
63.067Eudonia lacustrataLittle Grey05/07/202131/07/20211321
63.073Eudonia truncicolellaGround-moss Grey31/07/202131/07/202111
63.074Eudonia mercurellaSmall Grey03/07/202130/07/202199
63.075Eudonia pallidaMarsh Grey19/07/202119/07/202111
63.080Chrysoteuchia culmellaGarden Grass-veneer01/07/202130/07/202127161
63.088Crambus perlellaSatin Grass-veneer04/07/202109/07/202122
63.089Agriphila tristellaCommon Grass-veneer28/07/202131/07/2021426
63.092Agriphila selasellaPale-streak Grass-veneer18/07/202118/07/20211654
63.115Acentria ephemerellaWater Veneer19/07/202119/07/202116
63.117Parapoynx stratiotataRinged China-mark14/07/202115/07/202122
63.121Donacaula forficellaPale Water-veneer27/07/202127/07/202111NFG
65.007Cilix glaucataChinese Character12/07/202131/07/202134
65.008Thyatira batisPeach Blossom11/07/202111/07/202111NFG
65.009Habrosyne pyritoidesBuff Arches08/07/202108/07/202111
66.010Euthrix potatoriaDrinker05/07/202110/07/202133
69.003Laothoe populiPoplar Hawk-moth15/07/202131/07/202177
69.016Deilephila elpenorElephant Hawk-moth02/07/202117/07/202157
70.008Idaea seriataSmall Dusty Wave26/07/202126/07/202111
70.011Idaea dimidiataSingle-dotted Wave18/07/202123/07/202122
70.013Idaea biselataSmall Fan-footed Wave19/07/202119/07/202111
70.016Idaea aversataRiband Wave03/07/202131/07/20211841
70.024Scopula imitariaSmall Blood-vein02/07/202121/07/202166
70.029Timandra comaeBlood-vein05/07/202105/07/202111
70.049Xanthorhoe fluctuataGarden Carpet06/07/202126/07/202189
70.059Camptogramma bilineataYellow Shell19/07/202119/07/202111
70.061Epirrhoe alternataCommon Carpet04/07/202122/07/202145
70.069Pelurga comitataDark Spinach17/07/202119/07/202122
70.074Hydriomena furcataJuly Highflyer17/07/202117/07/202111
70.085Cidaria fulvataBarred Yellow03/07/202103/07/202111
70.093Gandaritis pyraliataBarred Straw08/07/202122/07/202133
70.097Dysstroma truncataCommon Marbled Carpet01/07/202101/07/202111
70.133Perizoma alchemillataSmall Rivulet01/07/202111/07/202122
70.141Gymnoscelis rufifasciataDouble-striped Pug15/07/202115/07/202111
70.144Pasiphila rectangulataGreen Pug01/07/202110/07/202146
70.183Eupithecia vulgataCommon Pug01/07/202123/07/20211014
70.184Eupithecia exiguataMottled Pug14/07/202114/07/202111
70.207Lomaspilis marginataClouded Border09/07/202110/07/202122
70.226Opisthograptis luteolataBrimstone Moth14/07/202117/07/202133
70.237Selenia dentariaEarly Thorn18/07/202122/07/202133
70.241Crocallis elinguariaScalloped Oak21/07/202127/07/202123
70.243Ourapteryx sambucariaSwallow-tailed Moth13/07/202122/07/202144
70.252Biston betulariaPeppered Moth05/07/202110/07/202146
70.258Peribatodes rhomboidariaWillow Beauty01/07/202131/07/20212039
70.265Alcis repandataMottled Beauty01/07/202112/07/202144
70.277Cabera pusariaCommon White Wave10/07/202119/07/202122
70.283Campaea margaritariaLight Emerald25/07/202126/07/202122
70.305Hemithea aestivariaCommon Emerald14/07/202114/07/202111
71.012Notodonta dromedariusIron Prominent04/07/202104/07/202111
71.020Pterostoma palpinaPale Prominent31/07/202131/07/202111
71.021Ptilodon capucinaCoxcomb Prominent12/07/202112/07/202111
71.025Phalera bucephalaBuff-tip01/07/202115/07/202156
72.002Rivula sericealisStraw Dot05/07/202105/07/202111
72.003Hypena proboscidalisSnout01/07/202113/07/202144
72.012Euproctis chrysorrhoeaBrown-tail16/07/202116/07/202111
72.013Euproctis similisYellow-tail17/07/202125/07/202133
72.019Spilosoma luteaBuff Ermine03/07/202131/07/20212561
72.024Phragmatobia fuliginosaRuby Tiger23/07/202125/07/202122
72.044Eilema griseolaDingy Footman30/07/202130/07/202111
72.045Eilema lurideolaCommon Footman01/07/202129/07/20212792
72.046Eilema complanaScarce Footman20/07/202123/07/202122
72.055Herminia grisealisSmall Fan-foot23/07/202123/07/202111
72.069Laspeyria flexulaBeautiful Hook-tip03/07/202111/07/202123
73.001Abrostola tripartitaSpectacle01/07/202131/07/202177
73.012Diachrysia chrysitisBurnished Brass11/07/202123/07/202122
73.015Autographa gammaSilver Y02/07/202131/07/202168
73.017Autographa jotaPlain Golden Y08/07/202121/07/202122
73.038xAcronicta psi/tridensGrey/Dark Dagger04/07/202131/07/20211012
73.040Acronicta leporinaMiller04/07/202109/07/202133
73.045Acronicta rumicisKnot Grass23/07/202125/07/202133
73.047Craniophora ligustriCoronet03/07/202124/07/202122
73.062xAmphipyra pyramidea agg.Copper Underwing agg.28/07/202128/07/202111
73.064Amphipyra tragopoginisMouse Moth31/07/202131/07/202111
73.084Bryophila domesticaMarbled Beauty03/07/202130/07/20211834
73.092Caradrina morpheusMottled Rustic02/07/202115/07/2021710
73.095Caradrina clavipalpisPale Mottled Willow09/07/202130/07/202123
73.096Hoplodrina octogenaria/blandaUncertain/Rustic01/07/202130/07/202123109
73.101Charanyca trigrammicaTreble Lines01/07/202102/07/202122
73.120Eremobia ochroleucaDusky Sallow17/07/202117/07/202111
73.131Luperina testaceaFlounced Rustic29/07/202129/07/202111
73.158Apamea sordensRustic Shoulder-knot01/07/202101/07/202111
73.162Apamea monoglyphaDark Arches01/07/202131/07/202130115
73.163Apamea lithoxylaeaLight Arches05/07/202123/07/202122
73.169xMesapamea secalis agg.Common Rustic agg.06/07/202131/07/20211942
73.172Mesoligia furunculaCloaked Minor26/07/202131/07/202122
73.173xOligia strigilis agg.Marbled Minor agg.02/07/202127/07/20211316
73.176Oligia fasciunculaMiddle-barred Minor03/07/202103/07/202111
73.216Cosmia trapezinaDun-bar22/07/202130/07/202122
73.255Anarta trifoliiNutmeg17/07/202131/07/202135
73.267Lacanobia oleraceaBright-line Brown-eye01/07/202127/07/202167
73.270Melanchra persicariaeDot Moth08/07/202123/07/202189
73.274Mamestra brassicaeCabbage Moth09/07/202109/07/202111
73.291Mythimna pallensCommon Wainscot08/07/202108/07/202111
73.293Mythimna impuraSmoky Wainscot02/07/202123/07/2021713
73.298Mythimna ferragoClay26/07/202126/07/202111
73.301Leucania commaShoulder-striped Wainscot08/07/202108/07/202111
73.317Agrotis exclamationisHeart & Dart01/07/202111/07/2021915
73.325Agrotis putaShuttle-shaped Dart15/07/202131/07/2021927
73.328Axylia putrisFlame03/07/202116/07/202189
73.329Ochropleura plectaFlame Shoulder07/07/202128/07/202122
73.333Diarsia mendicaIngrailed Clay02/07/202102/07/202111
73.342Noctua pronubaLarge Yellow Underwing01/07/202131/07/20212669
73.345Noctua comesLesser Yellow Underwing19/07/202124/07/202158
73.348Noctua jantheLesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing23/07/202130/07/202122
73.353Xestia bajaDotted Clay25/07/202125/07/202111
73.359Xestia c-nigrumSetaceous Hebrew Character02/07/202102/07/202111
73.361Xestia triangulumDouble-square Spot01/07/202130/07/20211523
73.368Naenia typicaGothic21/07/202121/07/202111
74.003Nola cucullatellaShort-cloaked Moth03/07/202103/07/202111

Annual Comparison

YearNights Trapped Species TrappedTotal Moths TrappedAverage moths per Night
202131159144946.74
202030119123441.13
201928170259392.60
201827166176465.33
20172511182633.04
201626842118.11
2015207832016
20141810543324.05

Monthly Sightings Index

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