Market Weighton Moths – June 2018

Monthly Summary – Updated on 11/08/2018

40w Actinic Light

108 species were recorded during the month, slightly down on the previous year by three species. Eight new species were added to the garden list during the month comprising Cypress Tip Moth Argyresthia cupressella, Netted Argent Argyresthia retinella, Large Ivy Tortrix Lozotaenia forsterana, Bramble Shoot Moth Notocelia uddmanniana, Pale-bordered Piercer Grapholita janthinana, Inlaid Grass-veneer Crambus pascuella, Cinnabar Tyria jacobaeae and Brown Rustic Rusina ferruginea.

CodeScientific NameCommon NameFirst DateLast DateNights TrappedTotal MothsNotes
03.005Hepialus humuliGhost Moth10/06/201810/06/201811
12.038Monopis obviellaYellow-backed Clothes13/06/201813/06/201811
20.007Argyresthia cupressellaCypress Tip Moth18/06/201818/06/201811NFG
20.016Argyresthia retinellaNetted Argent19/06/201819/06/201811NFG
28.009Endrosis sarcitrellaWhite-shouldered House-moth20/06/201820/06/201811
28.010Hofmannophila pseudospretellaBrown House-moth07/06/201825/06/201877
49.000Cnephasia18/06/201823/06/201822
49.004Ditula angustioranaRed-barred Tortrix28/06/201828/06/201811
49.025Pandemis cerasanaBarred Fruit-tree Tortrix10/06/201818/06/201833
49.029Lozotaenia forsteranaLarge Ivy Tortrix20/06/201820/06/201811NFG
49.037Clepsis spectranaCyclamen Tortrix20/06/201820/06/201811
49.038Clepsis consimilanaPrivet Twist18/06/201818/06/201811
49.039Epiphyas postvittanaLight Brown Apple Moth03/06/201818/06/201822
49.109Agapeta hamanaCommon Yellow Conch26/06/201830/06/201822
49.156Hedya nubiferanaMarbled Orchard Tortrix20/06/201825/06/201834
49.161Celypha strianaBarred Marble19/06/201827/06/201834
49.166Celypha lacunanaCommon Marble09/06/201824/06/201866
49.254Epinotia bilunanaCrescent Bell11/06/201818/06/201844
49.265Eucosma canaHoary Belle18/06/201818/06/201811
49.294Notocelia uddmannianaBramble Shoot Moth19/06/201819/06/201811NFG
49.298Notocelia trimaculanaTriple-blotched Bell13/06/201824/06/201845
49.359Grapholita janthinanaPale-bordered Piercer24/06/201824/06/201811NFG
62.001Aphomia sociellaBee Moth03/06/201829/06/20181320
62.058Phycitodes binaevellaErmine Knot-horn09/06/201809/06/201811
62.077Endotricha flammealisRosy Tabby29/06/201829/06/201811
63.018Anania coronataSpotted Magpie17/06/201828/06/201822
63.025Anania hortulataSmall Magpie03/06/201828/06/20181523
63.037Udea olivalisOlive Pearl28/06/201828/06/201811
63.038Pleuroptya ruralisMother of Pearl09/06/201809/06/201811
63.057Evergestis forficalisGarden Pebble17/06/201827/06/201822
63.064Scoparia ambigualisCommon Grey07/06/201826/06/2018919
63.066Scoparia pyralellaMeadow Grey17/06/201830/06/201833
63.067Eudonia lacustrataLittle Grey25/06/201830/06/201834
63.074Eudonia mercurellaSmall Grey19/06/201824/06/201833
63.080Chrysoteuchia culmellaGarden Grass-veneer03/06/201830/06/20181532
63.081Crambus pascuellaInlaid Grass-veneer22/06/201822/06/201811NFG
65.009Habrosyne pyritoidesBuff Arches13/06/201813/06/201811
66.010Tethea ocularisDrinker24/06/201824/06/201811
69.003Laothoe populiPoplar Hawk-moth05/06/201805/06/201811
69.016Deilephila elpenorElephant Hawk-moth03/06/201819/06/201844
70.016Idaea aversataRiband Wave11/06/201829/06/20181215
70.029Timandra comaeBlood-vein11/06/201811/06/201811
70.049Xanthorhoe fluctuataGarden Carpet03/06/201829/06/20181012
70.053Xanthorhoe designataFlame Carpet10/06/201810/06/201811
70.054Xanthorhoe montanataSilver-ground Carpet11/06/201823/06/201869
70.061Epirrhoe alternataCommon Carpet10/06/201810/06/201811
70.085Cidaria fulvataBarred Yellow19/06/201819/06/201811
70.097Dysstroma truncataCommon Marbled Carpet03/06/201816/06/2018813
70.100Colostygia pectinatariaGreen Carpet03/06/201810/06/201845
70.144Pasiphila rectangulataGreen Pug11/06/201830/06/201844
70.160Eupithecia tripunctariaWhite-spotted Pug07/06/201807/06/201811
70.173Eupithecia centaureataLime-speck Pug26/06/201826/06/201811
70.176Eupithecia intricata07/06/201819/06/201823
70.183Eupithecia vulgataCommon Pug04/06/201813/06/201847
70.226Opisthograptis luteolataBrimstone Moth03/06/201814/06/201833
70.243Ourapteryx sambucariaSwallow-tailed Moth29/06/201829/06/201811
70.252Biston betulariaPeppered Moth06/06/201824/06/201867
70.258Peribatodes rhomboidariaWillow Beauty12/06/201830/06/2018713
70.277Cabera pusariaCommon White Wave10/06/201825/06/201822
71.003Cerura vinulaPuss Moth05/06/201805/06/201811
71.005Furcula furculaSallow Kitten27/06/201827/06/201811
71.012Notodonta dromedariusIron Prominent10/06/201810/06/201811
71.017Pheosia tremulaSwallow Prominent13/06/201813/06/201811
72.002Rivula sericealisStraw Dot19/06/201820/06/201822
72.003Hypena proboscidalisSnout18/06/201824/06/201833
72.019Spilosoma luteaBuff Ermine04/06/201829/06/20182250
72.020Spilosoma lubricipedaWhite Ermine03/06/201817/06/20181015
72.031Tyria jacobaeaeCinnabar17/06/201817/06/201811NFG
72.045Eilema lurideolaCommon Footman16/06/201830/06/2018815
72.069Laspeyria flexulaBeautiful Hook-tip24/06/201830/06/201822
73.001Abrostola tripartitaSpectacle03/06/201803/06/201811
73.012Diachrysia chrysitisBurnished Brass10/06/201830/06/201833
73.015Autographa gammaSilver Y03/06/201815/06/2018711
73.040Acronicta leporinaMiller09/06/201809/06/201811
73.046Subacronicta megacephalaPoplar Grey15/06/201830/06/201822
73.084Bryophila domesticaMarbled Beauty25/06/201830/06/201833
73.092Caradrina morpheusMottled Rustic04/06/201830/06/201888
73.095Caradrina clavipalpisPale Mottled Willow04/06/201813/06/201856
73.096xHoplodrina alsines/blandaUncertain/Rustic16/06/201830/06/2018920
73.101Charanyca trigrammicaTreble Lines07/06/201815/06/201844
73.102Rusina ferrugineaBrown Rustic04/06/201804/06/201811NFG
73.113Phlogophora meticulosaAngle Shades17/06/201817/06/201811
73.114Euplexia luciparaSmall Angle Shades19/06/201819/06/201811
73.156Apamea crenataClouded-bordered Brindle03/06/201804/06/201822
73.158Apamea sordensRustic Shoulder-knot03/06/201819/06/201866
73.159Apamea unanimisSmall Clouded Brindle07/06/201807/06/201811
73.162Apamea monoglyphaDark Arches20/06/201830/06/2018816
73.169xMesapamea secalis agg.Common Rustic agg.13/06/201827/06/201822
73.173xOligia strigilis agg.Marbled Minor agg.03/06/201820/06/20181123
73.176Oligia fasciunculaMiddle-barred Minor09/06/201824/06/2018711
73.267Lacanobia oleraceaBright-line Brown-eye07/06/201824/06/201855
73.270Melanchra persicariaeDot Moth26/06/201828/06/201822
73.274Mamestra brassicaeCabbage Moth11/06/201811/06/201811
73.281Hadena bicrurisLychnis30/06/201830/06/201811
73.282Hadena comptaVaried Coronet10/06/201825/06/201833
73.293Mythimna impuraSmoky Wainscot20/06/201830/06/201866
73.317Agrotis exclamationisHeart & Dart03/06/201830/06/201827183
73.319Agrotis segetumTurnip Moth06/06/201806/06/201811
73.325Agrotis putaShuttle-shaped Dart03/06/201805/06/201835
73.327Agrotis ipsilonDark Sword-grass18/06/201818/06/201811
73.328Axylia putrisFlame10/06/201829/06/201857
73.329Ochropleura plectaFlame Shoulder03/06/201818/06/2018714
73.333Diarsia mendicaIngrailed Clay05/06/201830/06/201867
73.334Diarsia rubiSmall Square-spot03/06/201830/06/201855
73.342Noctua pronubaLarge Yellow Underwing07/06/201830/06/20181537
73.359Xestia c-nigrumSetaceous Hebrew Character03/06/201816/06/2018511
73.361Xestia triangulumDouble-square Spot03/06/201830/06/20181422
73.368Naenia typicaGothic28/06/201828/06/201811

Annual Comparison

YearNights Trapped Species TrappedTotal Moths TrappedAverage moths per Night
20182810879828.50
20172811181929.25
201624551737.20
201524551697.04
2014279739614.67

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