Market Weighton Moths – W/C 10/05/14

Updated on 18/05/2014

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 10th May 2014)

40w Actinic Light

1 x 647 Brown House-moth Hofmannophila pseudospretella [59]
3 x 1288 Twenty-plume Moth Alucita hexadactyla
1 x 1524 Emmelina monodactyla
3 x 1728 Garden Carpet Xanthorhoe fluctuata
2 x 1724 Red Twin-spot Carpet Xanthorhoe spadicearia
2 x 1738 Common Carpet Epirrhoe alternata [64]
1 x 1768 Grey Pine Carpet Thera obeliscata
2 x 1834 Common Pug Eupithecia vulgata [60]
1 x 1936 Waved Umber Menophra abruptaria [57]
1 x 1981 Poplar Hawk-moth Laothoe populi [61]
3 x 2092 Shuttle-shaped Dart Agrotis puta
1 x 2102 Flame Shoulder Ochropleura plecta [62]
1 x 2326 Clouded-bordered Brindle Apamea crenata [63]
1 x 2334 Rustic Shoulder-knot Apamea sordens [58]

Daily Breakdown

16th May 2014

1 x 647 Brown House-moth
1 x 1524 Emmelina monodactyla
2 x 1728 Garden Carpet Xanthorhoe fluctuata
2 x 1724 Red Twin-spot Carpet Xanthorhoe spadicearia
2 x 1738 Common Carpet Epirrhoe alternata [64]
1 x 1768 Grey Pine Carpet Thera obeliscata
2 x 1834 Common Pug Eupithecia vulgata [60]
1 x 1981 Poplar Hawk-moth Laothoe populi [61]
2 x 2092 Shuttle-shaped Dart Agrotis puta
1 x 2102 Flame Shoulder
1 x 2326 Clouded-bordered Brindle Apamea crenata [63]

1981 Poplar Hawk-moth - Laothoe populi1981 Poplar Hawk-moth – Laothoe populi

647 Brown House-moth - Hofmannophila pseudospretella647 Brown House-moth – Hofmannophila pseudospretella

1524 Emmelina monodactyla1524 Emmelina monodactyla

2326 Clouded-bordered Brindle - Apamea crenata2326 Clouded-bordered Brindle – Apamea crenata

2102 Flame Shoulder - Ochropleura plecta2102 Flame Shoulder – Ochropleura plecta

1834 Common Pug - Eupithecia vulgata1834 Common Pug – Eupithecia vulgata

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

1738 Common Carpet - Epirrhoe alternata1738 Common Carpet – Epirrhoe alternata

15th May 2014

3 x 1288 Twenty-plume Moth Alucita hexadactyla
1 x 1728 Garden Carpet Xanthorhoe fluctuata
1 x 1936 Waved Umber Menophra abruptaria [57]
1 x 2092 Shuttle-shaped Dart Agrotis puta
1 x 2334 Rustic Shoulder-knot Apamea sordens [58]

2334 Rustic Shoulder-knot - Apamea sordens2334 Rustic Shoulder-knot – Apamea sordens

1936 Waved Umber - Menophra abruptaria1936 Waved Umber – Menophra abruptaria