Market Weighton Moths – August 2018

Monthly Summary – Updated on 02/01/2018

40w Actinic Light

CodeScientific NameCommon NameFirst DateLast DateNights TrappedTotal MothsNotes
03.001Triodia sylvinaOrange Swift01/08/201818/08/20181014
16.000Yponomeuta01/08/201821/08/20181733
16.001Yponomeuta evonymellaBird-cherry Ermine04/08/201804/08/201811
17.005Ypsolopha scabrellaWainscot Smudge01/08/201813/08/201833
17.012Ypsolopha sequellaPied Smudge14/08/201817/08/201811
18.001Plutella xylostellaDiamond-back Moth02/08/201804/08/201834
20.012Argyresthia goedartellaGolden Argent01/08/201814/08/201866
28.009Endrosis sarcitrellaWhite-shouldered House-moth03/08/201809/08/201822
28.010Hofmannophila pseudospretellaBrown House-moth01/08/201819/08/2018814
32.017Agonopterix arenellaBrindled Flat-body05/08/201818/08/201844
32.018Agonopterix heraclianaCommon Flat-body04/08/201807/08/201822
32.031Agonopterix alstromerianaBrown-spot Flat-body02/08/201802/08/201811
35.012Anacampsis blattariellaBirch Sober06/08/201806/08/201811NFG
41.002Blastobasis adustellaFurness Dowd01/08/201812/08/201889
45.010Amblyptilia acanthadactylaBeautiful Plume02/08/201802/08/201811
49.000Cnephasia21/08/201821/08/201811
49.026Pandemis heparanaDark Fruit-tree Tortrix03/08/201812/08/201833
49.037Clepsis spectranaCyclamen Tortrix02/08/201802/08/201811
49.039Epiphyas postvittanaLight Brown Apple Moth02/08/201821/08/20181321
49.062Acleris forsskaleanaMaple Button03/08/201803/08/201812
49.077Acleris varieganaGarden Rose Tortrix02/08/201802/08/201811
49.097Cochylimorpha stramineaStraw Conch02/08/201806/08/201811NFG
49.108Gynnidomorpha alismanaWater-plantain Conch01/08/201806/08/201846
49.109Agapeta hamanaCommon Yellow Conch01/08/201801/08/201811
49.161Celypha strianaBarred Marble03/08/201807/08/201822
49.166Celypha lacunanaCommon Marble17/08/201817/08/201811
49.249Epinotia ramellaSmall Birch Bell16/08/201819/08/201822NFG
49.255Epinotia nisellaGrey Poplar Bell19/08/201821/08/201822NFG
49.338Cydia pomonellaCodling Moth13/08/201813/08/201811
62.012Matilella fuscaBrown Knot-horn01/08/201805/08/201822
62.035Acrobasis advenellaGrey Knot-horn01/08/201812/08/201847
62.058Phycitodes binaevellaErmine Knot-horn01/08/201813/08/2018610
62.077Endotricha flammealisRosy Tabby01/08/201803/08/201822
63.006Pyrausta aurataSmall Purple & Gold01/08/201818/08/201822
63.018Anania coronataSpotted Magpie06/08/201807/08/201822
63.033Udea lutealisPale Straw Pearl01/08/201807/08/201844
63.038Pleuroptya ruralisMother of Pearl11/08/201811/08/201811
63.067Eudonia lacustrataLittle Grey01/08/201805/08/201845
63.089Agriphila tristellaCommon Grass-veneer01/08/201831/08/201824230
63.092Agriphila selasellaPale-streak Grass-veneer01/08/201814/08/2018710
63.093Agriphila straminellaStraw Grass-veneer01/08/201820/08/20181652
63.102Catoptria falsellaChequered Grass-veneer06/08/201821/08/201833
63.114Elophila nymphaeataBrown China-mark18/08/201818/08/201811
63.115Acentria ephemerellaWater Veneer07/08/201807/08/201814
63.117Parapoynx stratiotataRinged China-mark21/08/201821/08/201811
70.011Idaea dimidiataSingle-dotted Wave05/08/201805/08/201811
70.016Idaea aversataRiband Wave03/08/201806/08/201822
70.024Scopula imitariaSmall Blood-vein06/08/201806/08/201811
70.049Xanthorhoe fluctuataGarden Carpet04/08/201830/08/201879
70.053Xanthorhoe designataFlame Carpet05/08/201806/08/201823
70.061Epirrhoe alternataCommon Carpet20/08/201820/08/201811
70.094Ecliptopera silaceataSmall Phoenix05/08/201805/08/201811
70.097Dysstroma truncataCommon Marbled Carpet07/08/201830/08/2018914
70.141Gymnoscelis rufifasciataDouble-striped Pug19/08/201819/08/201811
70.173Eupithecia centaureataLime-speck Pug01/08/201819/08/20181218
70.187Eupithecia icterataTawny Speckled Pug06/08/201806/08/201811NFG
70.205Abraxas grossulariataMagpie02/08/201802/08/201811NFG
70.226Opisthograptis luteolataBrimstone Moth18/08/201818/08/201811
70.235Ennomos fuscantariaDusky Thorn06/08/201806/08/201811
70.237Selenia dentariaEarly Thorn04/08/201804/08/201811
70.258Peribatodes rhomboidariaWillow Beauty01/08/201821/08/20181748
71.012Notodonta dromedariusIron Prominent03/08/201803/08/201811
71.017Pheosia tremulaSwallow Prominent15/08/201817/08/201833
71.018Pheosia gnomaLesser Swallow Prominent21/08/201821/08/201811
71.020Pterostoma palpinaPale Prominent01/08/201803/08/201833
72.002Rivula sericealisStraw Dot03/08/201818/08/2018812
72.013Euproctis similisYellow-tail01/08/201801/08/201811
72.019Spilosoma luteaBuff Ermine01/08/201801/08/201811
72.024Phragmatobia fuliginosaRuby Tiger01/08/201804/08/201833
72.044Eilema griseolaDingy Footman04/08/201812/08/201855
73.001Abrostola tripartitaSpectacle02/08/201815/08/201833
73.012Diachrysia chrysitisBurnished Brass31/08/201831/08/201811
73.015Autographa gammaSilver Y02/08/201817/08/201888
73.022Plusia festucaeGold Spot01/08/201819/08/20181435
73.038xAcronicta psi/tridensGrey/Dark Dagger15/08/201815/08/201811
73.062xAmphipyra pyramidea agg.Copper Underwing agg.01/08/201831/08/20181529
73.064Amphipyra tragopoginisMouse Moth01/08/201819/08/20181125
73.084Bryophila domesticaMarbled Beauty01/08/201807/08/201844
73.092Caradrina morpheusMottled Rustic01/08/201801/08/201811
73.095Caradrina clavipalpisPale Mottled Willow05/08/201831/08/201877
73.096xHoplodrina octogenariaUncertain/Rustic06/08/201806/08/201811
73.107Mormo mauraOld Lady20/08/201820/08/201811
73.113Phlogophora meticulosaAngle Shades07/08/201808/08/201822
73.120Eremobia ochroleucaDusky Sallow06/08/201806/08/201811
73.121Gortyna flavagoFrosted Orange07/08/201831/08/201833
73.123Hydraecia micaceaRosy Rustic05/08/201814/08/201844
73.131Luperina testaceaFlounced Rustic06/08/201821/08/20181525
73.162Apamea monoglyphaDark Arches01/08/201806/08/201848
73.169xMesapamea secalis agg.Common Rustic agg.01/08/201817/08/20181491
73.171Litoligia literosaRosy Minor01/08/201801/08/201811NFG
73.176Oligia fasciunculaMiddle-barred Minor04/08/201804/08/201811
73.182Cirrhia icteritiaSallow31/08/201831/08/201811
73.187Agrochola lituraBrown-spot Pinion31/08/201831/08/201811
73.216Cosmia trapezinaDun-bar06/08/201807/08/201822
73.255Anarta trifoliiNutmeg03/08/201831/08/2018917
73.274Mamestra brassicaeCabbage Moth02/08/201816/08/201833
73.281Hadena bicrurisLychnis03/08/201819/08/201845
73.291Mythimna pallensCommon Wainscot05/08/201831/08/2018813
73.319Agrotis segetumTurnip Moth03/08/201818/08/201844
73.325Agrotis putaShuttle-shaped Dart01/08/201830/08/201820127
73.327Agrotis ipsilonDark Sword-grass02/08/201819/08/201833
73.329Ochropleura plectaFlame Shoulder02/08/201821/08/20181663
73.334Diarsia rubiSmall Square-spot05/08/201813/08/201834
73.342Noctua pronubaLarge Yellow Underwing01/08/201831/08/201823281
73.345Noctua comesLesser Yellow Underwing02/08/201831/08/2018616
73.346Noctua interjectaLeast Yellow Underwing01/08/201808/08/201833
73.348Noctua jantheLesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing01/08/201831/08/20181841
73.353Xestia bajaDotted Clay02/08/201802/08/201811
73.357Xestia xanthographaSquare-spot Rustic12/08/201831/08/2018816
73.358Xestia sexstrigataSix-striped Rustic08/08/201811/08/201846
73.359Xestia c-nigrumSetaceous Hebrew Character01/08/201831/08/201823290

Annual Comparison

YearNights Trapped Species TrappedTotal Moths TrappedAverage moths per Night
201823111176076.52
2017237395841.65
20160000
20152078112556.25
2014244937415.58

Highlights