Market Weighton Moths – 08/04/14

Updated on 12/04/2014

Figures in square brackets identify new species to the garden moth list for the week. As always, please feel free to comment and correct as needed.

Weekly Breakdown (W/C 5th April 2014)

40w Actinic Light

3 x 688 Agonopterix heracliana
1 x 1288 Twenty-plume Moth Alucita hexadactyla [45]
1 x 1862 Double-striped Pug Gymnoscelis rufifasciata [46]
1 x 1917 Early Thorn Selenia dentaria [47]
2 x 2182 Small Quaker Orthosia cruda
6 x 2188 Clouded Drab Orthosia incerta
9 x 2190 Hebrew Character Orthosia gothica
6 x 2243 Early Grey Xylocampa areola

Daily Breakdown

11th April 2014

3 x 2188 Clouded Drab Orthosia ince
1 x 2243 Early Grey Xylocampa areola

2188 Clouded Drab Orthosia ince2188 Clouded Drab – Orthosia ince

10th April 2014

1 x 2190 Hebrew Character Orthosia gothica

9th April 2014

1 x 1917 Early Thorn Selenia dentaria [47]
1 x 2188 Clouded Drab Orthosia incerta
4 x 2190 Hebrew Character Orthosia gothica
2 x 2243 Early Grey Xylocampa areola

1917 Early Thorn - Selenia dentaria1917 Early Thorn – Selenia dentaria

1917 Early Thorn - Selenia dentaria1917 Early Thorn – Selenia dentaria

8th April 2014

2 x 688 Agonopterix heracliana
1 x 2182 Small Quaker Orthosia cruda
4 x 2190 Hebrew Character Orthosia gothica
1 x 2243 Early Grey Xylocampa areola

2190 Hebrew Character - Orthosia gothica2190 Hebrew Character – Orthosia gothica

7th April 2014

1 x 2188 Clouded Drab Orthosia incerta
1 x 2243 Early Grey Xylocampa areola

6th April 2014

1 x 688 Agonopterix heracliana
1 x 1288 Twenty-plume Moth Alucita hexadactyla [45]
1 x 1862 Double-striped Pug Gymnoscelis rufifasciata [46]
1 x 2182 Small Quaker Orthosia cruda
1 x 2188 Clouded Drab Orthosia incerta
1 x 2243 Early Grey Xylocampa areola

1288 Twenty-plume Moth - Alucita hexadactyla1288 Twenty-plume Moth – Alucita hexadactyla [45]

1862 Double-striped Pug - Gymnoscelis rufifasciata1862 Double-striped Pug – Gymnoscelis rufifasciata [46]

2188 Clouded Drab - Orthosia incerta2188 Clouded Drab – Orthosia incerta

2243 Early Grey - Xylocampa areola2243 Early Grey – Xylocampa areola

Other Insects attracted to the trap during the week

Nicrophorus humatorNicrophorus humator – 08/04/2014

Green Shieldbug - Palomena prasinaGreen Shieldbug – Palomena prasina – 07/04/2014