Market Weighton Moths – W/C 26/07/2014

Updated on 02/08/2014

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 26th July 2014)

40w Actinic Light

26th, 27th, 28th, 29th, 30th, 31st July & 1st August

44 Species – 15 New

2 x 15 Orange Swift Hepialus sylvina [186]
1 x 424 Bird-cherry Ermine Yponomeuta evonymella [178]
2 x 647 Brown House-moth Hofmannophila pseudospretella
1 x 970 Barred Fruit-tree Tortrix Pandemis cerasana
1 x 989 Timothy Tortrix Aphelia paleana [174]
1 x 1011 Pseudargyrotoza conwagana
1 x 1036 Acleris forsskaleana [173]
1 x 1288 Twenty-plume Moth Alucita hexadactyla
19 x 1293 Chrysoteuchia culmella
1 x 1303 Agriphila selasella [181]
2 x 1305 Agriphila tristella [182]
1 x 1345 Brown China-mark Elophila nymphaeata [183]
1 x 1405 Mother of Pearl Pleuroptya ruralis
1 x 1424 Endotricha flammealis
1 x 1651 Chinese Character Cilix glaucata
2 x 1690 Small Blood-vein Scopula imitaria
2 x 1708 Single-dotted Wave Idaea dimidiata
6 x 1713 Riband Wave Idaea aversata
1 x 1724 Red Twin-spot Carpet Xanthorhoe spadicearia
1 x 1738 Common Carpet Epirrhoe alternata
1 x 1742 Yellow Shell Camptogramma bilineata
1 x 1749 Dark Spinach Pelurga comitata [ 184]
1 x 1754 The Phoenix Eulithis prunata [179]
1 x 1759 Small Phoenix Ecliptopera silaceata [172]
4 x 1937 Willow Beauty Peribatodes rhomboidaria
2 x 1981 Poplar Hawk-moth Laothoe populi
2 x 2006 Lesser Swallow Prominent Pheosia gnoma [175]
1 x 2030 Yellow-tail Euproctis similis
2 x 2064 Ruby Tiger Phragmatobia fuliginosa
34 x 2107 Large Yellow Underwing Noctua pronuba
1 x 2109 Lesser Yellow Underwing Noctua comes
2 x 2111 Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing Noctua janthe [180]
1 x 2123 Small Square-spot Diarsia rubi [185]
2 x 2145 The Nutmeg Discestra trifolii [177]
1 x 2198 Smoky Wainscot Mythimna impura [189]
1 x 2199 Common Wainscot Mythimna pallens
1 x 2284x Grey/Dark Dagger Acronicta psi/tridens
16 x 2293 Marbled Beauty Cryphia domestica
1 x 2297/98 Copper/Svensson’s Underwing Amphipyra pyramidea/berbera svenssoni
1 x 2318 The Dun-bar Cosmia trapezina
2 x 2321 Dark Arches Apamea monoglypha
18 x 2343 Common Rustic Mesapamea secalis agg.
1 x 2361 Rosy Rustic Hydraecia micacea
1 x 2389 Pale Mottled Willow Paradrina clavipalpis

Highlights

15 Orange Swift - Hepialus sylvina15 Orange Swift – Hepialus sylvina

424 Bird-cherry Ermine - Yponomeuta evonymella424 Bird-cherry Ermine – Yponomeuta evonymella

989 Timothy Tortrix - Aphelia paleana989 Timothy Tortrix – Aphelia paleana

1036 Acleris forsskaleana1036 Acleris forsskaleana

1303 Agriphila selasella1303 Agriphila selasella

1305 Agriphila tristella1305 Agriphila tristella

1345 Brown China-mark - Elophila nymphaeata1345 Brown China-mark – Elophila nymphaeata

1749 Dark Spinach - Pelurga comitata1749 Dark Spinach – Pelurga comitata

1754 The Phoenix - Eulithis prunata1754 The Phoenix – Eulithis prunata

1759 Small Phoenix - Ecliptopera silaceata1759 Small Phoenix – Ecliptopera silaceata

2006 Lesser Swallow Prominent - Pheosia gnoma2006 Lesser Swallow Prominent – Pheosia gnoma

2111 Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing - Noctua janthe2111 Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing – Noctua janthe

2123 Small Square-spot - Diarsia rubi2123 Small Square-spot – Diarsia rubi

2145 The Nutmeg - Discestra trifolii2145 The Nutmeg – Discestra trifolii

2198 Smoky Wainscot - Mythimna impura2198 Smoky Wainscot – Mythimna impura

2199 Common Wainscot - Mythimna pallens2199 Common Wainscot – Mythimna pallens