Market Weighton Moths – May 2016

Monthly Summary – Updated on 10/07/2016

40w Actinic Light

Very quiet month with no new species recorded for the garden.

1 x 32.017 Agonopterix arenella
1 x 41.003 Blastobasis lacticolella
1 x 44.001 Twenty-plume Moth Alucita hexadactyla
1 x 69.003 Poplar Hawk-moth Laothoe populi
2 x 70.049 Garden Carpet Xanthorhoe fluctuata (2 nights)
1 x 70.051 Red Twin-spot Carpet Xanthorhoe spadicearia
2 x 70.183 Common Pug Eupithecia vulgata (2 nights)
1 x 72.022 Muslin Moth Diaphora mendica
1 x 73.113 Angle Shades Phlogophora meticulosa
1 x 73.242 Clouded Drab Orthosia incerta
2 x 73.247 Powdered Quaker Orthosia gracilis (2 nights)
5 x 73.249 Hebrew Character Orthosia gothica (5 nights)
2 x 73.325 Shuttle-shaped Dart Agrotis puta (2 nights)
3 x 73.334 Small Square-spot Diarsia rubi (3 nights)

Full set of Photos from the month are on my Flickr site. Highlights below.

44.001 Twenty-plume Moth - Alucita hexadactyla44.001 Twenty-plume Moth – Alucita hexadactyla

73.113 Angle Shades - Phlogophora meticulosa73.113 Angle Shades – Phlogophora meticulosa

73.247 Powdered Quaker - Orthosia gracilis73.247 Powdered Quaker – Orthosia gracilis