Market Weighton Moths – W/C 03/05/14

Updated on 05/05/2014

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 3rd May 2014)

40w Actinic Light

1 x 648 White-shouldered House-moth Endrosis sarcitrella [53]
1 x 697 Agonopterix arenella
2 x 1288 Twenty-plume Moth Alucita hexadactyla
1 x 1728 Garden Carpet Xanthorhoe fluctuata
3 x 1724 Red Twin-spot Carpet Xanthorhoe spadicearia [54]
1 x 1768 Grey Pine Carpet Thera obeliscata
1 x 1769 Spruce Carpet Thera britannica [55]
1 x 2092 Shuttle-shaped Dart Agrotis puta [56]
2 x 2186 Powdered Quaker Orthosia gracilis
1 x 2188 Clouded Drab Orthosia incerta
1 x 2190 Hebrew Character Orthosia gothica

Daily Breakdown

4th May 2014

3 x 1724 Red Twin-spot Carpet Xanthorhoe spadicearia [54]
1 x 1768 Grey Pine Carpet Thera obeliscata
1 x 1769 Spruce Carpet Thera britannica [55]
1 x 2092 Shuttle-shaped Dart Agrotis puta [56]
1 x 2188 Clouded Drab Orthosia incerta

2092 Shuttle-shaped Dart Agrotis - puta2092 Shuttle-shaped Dart Agrotis – puta

1724 Red Twin-spot Carpet - Xanthorhoe spadicearia1724 Red Twin-spot Carpet – Xanthorhoe spadicearia

1768 Grey Pine Carpet - Thera obeliscata1768 Grey Pine Carpet – Thera obeliscata

1769 Spruce Carpet - Thera britannica1769 Spruce Carpet – Thera britannica

3rd May 2014

1 x 648 White-shouldered House-moth Endrosis sarcitrella [53]
1 x 697 Agonopterix arenella
2 x 1288 Twenty-plume Moth Alucita hexadactyla
1 x 1728 Garden Carpet Xanthorhoe fluctuata
2 x 2186 Powdered Quaker Orthosia gracilis
1 x 2190 Hebrew Character Orthosia gothica

648 White-shouldered House-moth - Endrosis sarcitrella648 White-shouldered House-moth – Endrosis sarcitrella

697 Agonopterix arenella697 Agonopterix arenella

1728 Garden Carpet - Xanthorhoe fluctuata1728 Garden Carpet – Xanthorhoe fluctuata

2186 Powdered Quaker - Orthosia gracilis2186 Powdered Quaker – Orthosia gracilis