Market Weighton Moths – June 2017

Monthly Summary – Updated on 11/07/2017

40w Actinic Light

111 species recorded during the month, including 11 new species (NFG)

CodeScientific NameCommon NameFirst DateLast DateNights TrappedTotal MothsNotes
03.002Korscheltellus lupulinaCommon Swift03/06/201710/06/201722
03.005Hepialus humuliGhost Moth10/06/201710/06/201711
16.001Yponomeuta evonymellaBird-cherry Ermine24/06/201730/06/201746
28.010Hofmannophila pseudospretellaBrown House-moth08/06/201726/06/201766
49.004Ditula angustioranaRed-barred Tortrix18/06/201718/06/201711
49.025Pandemis cerasanaBarred Fruit-tree Tortrix13/06/201721/06/201745
49.031Aphelia paleanaTimothy Tortrix09/06/201709/06/201711
49.039Epiphyas postvittanaLight Brown Apple Moth04/06/201721/06/201734
49.059Tortrix viridanaGreen Oak Tortrix17/06/201717/06/201711
49.091Pseudargyrotoza conwaganaYellow-spot Twist08/06/201718/06/201722
49.156Hedya nubiferanaMarbled Orchard Tortrix07/06/201730/06/201777
49.161Celypha striana17/06/201726/06/201733
49.166Celypha lacunana15/06/201729/06/201733
49.215Ancylis achatana18/06/201721/06/201722
49.254Epinotia bilunanaCrescent Bell10/06/201719/06/201744
49.269Eucosma campoliliana15/06/201715/06/201711NFG
49.281Gypsonoma socianaWhite Cloaked Shoot30/06/201730/06/201711
49.298Notocelia trimaculana21/06/201721/06/201711
49.305Rhyacionia buolianaPine Shoot Moth21/06/201721/06/201711NFG
62.001Aphomia sociellaBee Moth04/06/201729/06/2017910
62.058Phycitodes binaevella16/06/201729/06/201722NFG
63.018Anania coronataSpotted Magpie18/06/201730/06/201722NFG
63.025Anania hortulataSmall Magpie03/06/201730/06/2017812
63.037Udea olivalis18/06/201721/06/201722
63.064Scoparia ambigualisCommon Grey03/06/201723/06/20171216
63.066Scoparia pyralella13/06/201723/06/201746
63.067Eudonia lacustrataLittle Grey23/06/201724/06/201726
63.073Eudonia truncicolellaGround-moss Grey17/06/201717/06/201711
63.074Eudonia mercurellaSmall Grey23/06/201730/06/201722
63.075Eudonia pallidaMarsh Grey21/06/201723/06/201722NFG
63.080Chrysoteuchia culmellaGarden Grass-veneer03/06/201730/06/20171546
65.009Habrosyne pyritoidesBuff Arches22/06/201730/06/201733
69.002Smerinthus ocellataEyed Hawk-moth30/06/201730/06/201711
69.003Laothoe populiPoplar Hawk-moth11/06/201725/06/201733
69.016Deilephila elpenorElephant Hawk-moth14/06/201714/06/201711
70.011Idaea dimidiataSingle-dotted Wave29/06/201729/06/201711
70.016Idaea aversataRiband Wave13/06/201724/06/2017917
70.029Timandra comaeBlood-vein18/06/201718/06/201711
70.049Xanthorhoe fluctuataGarden Carpet07/06/201729/06/201733
70.054Xanthorhoe montanataSilver-ground Carpet04/06/201716/06/201777
70.061Epirrhoe alternataCommon Carpet17/06/201717/06/201712
70.074Hydriomena furcataJuly Highflyer26/06/201726/06/201711
70.079Thera britannicaSpruce Carpet19/06/201719/06/201711
70.085Cidaria fulvataBarred Yellow18/06/201719/06/201722
70.093Gandaritis pyraliataBarred Straw26/06/201730/06/201722
70.097Dysstroma truncataCommon Marbled Carpet10/06/201722/06/201755
70.100Colostygia pectinatariaGreen Carpet08/06/201708/06/201711
70.144Pasiphila rectangulataGreen Pug17/06/201730/06/201755
70.160Eupithecia tripunctariaWhite-spotted Pug29/06/201729/06/201711
70.183Eupithecia vulgataCommon Pug03/06/201725/06/201766
70.184Eupithecia exiguataMottled Pug04/06/201726/06/201744
70.207Lomaspilis marginataClouded Border20/06/201724/06/201722NFG
70.226Opisthograptis luteolataBrimstone Moth12/06/201721/06/201747
70.241Crocallis elinguariaScalloped Oak17/06/201717/06/201711
70.243Ourapteryx sambucariaSwallow-tailed Moth18/06/201725/06/201744
70.252Biston betulariaPeppered Moth04/06/201721/06/201766
70.258Peribatodes rhomboidariaWillow Beauty10/06/201729/06/20171119
70.265Alcis repandataMottled Beauty29/06/201730/06/201722
70.283Campaea margaritariaLight Emerald20/06/201720/06/201711
71.005Furcula furculaSallow Kitten10/06/201719/06/201722NFG
71.013Notodonta ziczacPebble Prominent12/06/201712/06/201711
71.020Pterostoma palpinaPale Prominent21/06/201721/06/201711
71.021Ptilodon capucinaCoxcomb Prominent22/06/201722/06/201711NFG
72.002Rivula sericealisStraw Dot12/06/201719/06/201722
72.019Spilosoma luteaBuff Ermine03/06/201730/06/20171932
72.020Spilosoma lubricipedaWhite Ermine03/06/201709/06/201735
72.045Eilema lurideolaCommon Footman03/06/201730/06/20171121
72.053Herminia tarsipennalisFan-foot30/06/201730/06/201711
72.055Herminia grisealisSmall Fan-foot18/06/201718/06/201711
72.069Laspeyria flexulaBeautiful Hook-tip20/06/201720/06/201711
73.001Abrostola tripartitaSpectacle03/06/201729/06/201789
73.012Diachrysia chrysitisBurnished Brass14/06/201730/06/201757
73.015Autographa gammaSilver Y03/06/201722/06/201722
73.016Autographa pulchrinaBeautiful Golden Y21/06/201724/06/201722NFG
73.017Autographa jotaPlain Golden Y03/06/201717/06/201722
73.038xAcronicta psi/tridensGrey/Dark Dagger19/06/201730/06/201722
73.040Acronicta leporinaMiller07/06/201724/06/201722
73.046Subacronicta megacephalaPoplar Grey18/06/201718/06/201711
73.092Caradrina morpheusMottled Rustic04/06/201729/06/20171011
73.095Caradrina clavipalpisPale Mottled Willow19/06/201719/06/201711
73.096Hoplodrina octogenariaUncertain15/06/201730/06/2017913
73.097Hoplodrina blandaRustic22/06/201729/06/201756
73.101Charanyca trigrammicaTreble Lines03/06/201713/06/201755
73.114Euplexia luciparaSmall Angle Shades29/06/201729/06/201711
73.154Apamea remissaDusky Brocade18/06/201729/06/201722
73.156Apamea crenataClouded-bordered Brindle07/06/201719/06/201745
73.158Apamea sordensRustic Shoulder-knot03/06/201729/06/20171111
73.159Apamea unanimisSmall Clouded Brindle21/06/201721/06/201711NFG
73.162Apamea monoglyphaDark Arches14/06/201730/06/20171028
73.169xMesapamea secalis agg.Common Rustic agg.29/06/201729/06/201711
73.173xOligia strigilis agg.Marbled Minor agg.08/06/201730/06/20171639
73.176Oligia fasciunculaMiddle-barred Minor03/06/201719/06/2017710
73.264Lacanobia thalassinaPale-shouldered Brocade05/06/201712/06/201722
73.267Lacanobia oleraceaBright-line Brown-eye07/06/201730/06/2017911
73.270Melanchra persicariaeDot Moth18/06/201730/06/201759
73.273Hada plebejaShears19/06/201719/06/201711
73.274Mamestra brassicaeCabbage Moth13/06/201716/06/201722
73.293Mythimna impuraSmoky Wainscot20/06/201729/06/201722
73.298Mythimna ferragoClay13/06/201720/06/201722
73.301Leucania commaShoulder-striped Wainscot10/06/201710/06/201711
73.317Agrotis exclamationisHeart & Dart03/06/201730/06/201725167
73.319Agrotis segetumTurnip Moth03/06/201713/06/201755
73.325Agrotis putaShuttle-shaped Dart03/06/201720/06/201744
73.328Axylia putrisFlame16/06/201724/06/2017710
73.329Ochropleura plectaFlame Shoulder03/06/201723/06/20171015
73.333Diarsia mendicaIngrailed Clay04/06/201710/06/201767
73.342Noctua pronubaLarge Yellow Underwing09/06/201730/06/20171435
73.359Xestia c-nigrumSetaceous Hebrew Character08/06/201719/06/201733
73.361Xestia triangulumDouble-square Spot13/06/201730/06/20171442
74.003Nola cucullatellaShort-cloaked Moth25/06/201725/06/201711
74.011Earias cloranaCream-bordered Green Pea21/06/201721/06/201711NFG

Annual Comparison

YearNights Trapped Species TrappedTotal Moths TrappedAverage moths per Night
20172811181929.25
201624551737.20
201524551697.04
2014279739614.67

Full set of photos from the month can be found on my Flickr site, highlights below.

49.269 Eucosma campoliliana49.269 Eucosma campoliliana

49.305 Pine Shoot Moth - Rhyacionia buoliana49.305 Pine Shoot Moth – Rhyacionia buoliana

62.058 Phycitodes binaevella62.058 Phycitodes binaevella

63.018 Anania coronata63.018 Anania coronata

63.075 Eudonia pallida63.075 Eudonia pallida

65.009 Buff Arches - Habrosyne pyritoides65.009 Buff Arches – Habrosyne pyritoides

69.002 Eyed Hawk-moth - Smerinthus ocellata69.002 Eyed Hawk-moth – Smerinthus ocellata

69.016 Elephant Hawk-moth - Deilephila elpenor69.016 Elephant Hawk-moth – Deilephila elpenor

70.085 Barred Yellow - Cidaria fulvata70.085 Barred Yellow – Cidaria fulvata

70.207 Clouded Border - Lomaspilis marginata70.207 Clouded Border – Lomaspilis marginata

71.005 Sallow Kitten - Furcula furcula71.005 Sallow Kitten – Furcula furcula

71.013 Pebble Prominent - Notodonta ziczac71.013 Pebble Prominent – Notodonta ziczac

71.021 Coxcomb Prominent - Ptilodon capucina71.021 Coxcomb Prominent – Ptilodon capucina

73.016 Beautiful Golden Y - Autographa pulchrina73.016 Beautiful Golden Y – Autographa pulchrina

73.159 Small Clouded Brindle - Apamea unanimis73.159 Small Clouded Brindle – Apamea unanimis

74.011 Cream-bordered Green Pea - Earias clorana74.011 Cream-bordered Green Pea – Earias clorana