Market Weighton Moths – February 2019

Monthly Summary – Updated on 01/03/2019

40w Actinic Light

15 species recorded during the month. Three new species for the garden (NFG)

73.194 Chestnut - Conistra vaccinii
73.194 Chestnut - Conistra vaccinii
73.244 Common Quaker - Orthosia cerasi
73.244 Common Quaker - Orthosia cerasi
70.255 Dotted Border - Agriopis marginaria
70.255 Dotted Border - Agriopis marginaria
32.007 Red-letter Flat-body - Agonopterix ocellana
32.007 Red-letter Flat-body - Agonopterix ocellana
73.194 Chestnut - Conistra vaccinii
73.194 Chestnut - Conistra vaccinii
73.244 Common Quaker - Orthosia cerasi
73.244 Common Quaker - Orthosia cerasi
73.244 Common Quaker - Orthosia cerasi
73.244 Common Quaker - Orthosia cerasi
70.255 Dotted Border - Agriopis marginaria
70.255 Dotted Border - Agriopis marginaria
73.242 Clouded Drab - Orthosia incerta
73.242 Clouded Drab - Orthosia incerta
73.249 Hebrew Character - Orthosia gothica
73.249 Hebrew Character - Orthosia gothica
73.210 Satellite - Eupsilia transversa
73.210 Satellite - Eupsilia transversa
73.244 Common Quaker - Orthosia cerasi
73.244 Common Quaker - Orthosia cerasi
32.018 Common Flat-body - Agonopterix heracliana
32.018 Common Flat-body - Agonopterix heracliana
49.083x Acleris ferrugana/notana
49.083x Acleris ferrugana/notana
49.083x Acleris ferrugana/notana
49.083x Acleris ferrugana/notana
70.245 March Moth - Alsophila aescularia
70.245 March Moth - Alsophila aescularia
73.244 Common Quaker - Orthosia cerasi
73.244 Common Quaker - Orthosia cerasi
73.249 Hebrew Character - Orthosia gothica
73.249 Hebrew Character - Orthosia gothica
70.095 Red-green Carpet - Chloroclysta siterata
70.095 Red-green Carpet - Chloroclysta siterata
70.095 Red-green Carpet - Chloroclysta siterata
70.095 Red-green Carpet - Chloroclysta siterata
73.242 Clouded Drab - Orthosia incerta
73.242 Clouded Drab - Orthosia incerta
73.244 Common Quaker - Orthosia cerasi
73.244 Common Quaker - Orthosia cerasi
70.255 Dotted Border - Agriopis marginaria
70.255 Dotted Border - Agriopis marginaria
70.255 Dotted Border - Agriopis marginaria
70.255 Dotted Border - Agriopis marginaria
49.044 Winter Shade - Tortricodes alternella
49.044 Winter Shade - Tortricodes alternella
70.255 Dotted Border - Agriopis marginaria
70.255 Dotted Border - Agriopis marginaria
49.044 Winter Shade - Tortricodes alternella
49.044 Winter Shade - Tortricodes alternella
73.194 Chestnut - Conistra vaccinii
73.194 Chestnut - Conistra vaccinii
73.194 Chestnut - Conistra vaccinii
73.194 Chestnut - Conistra vaccinii
70.255 Dotted Border - Agriopis marginaria
70.255 Dotted Border - Agriopis marginaria
49.044 Winter Shade - Tortricodes alternella
49.044 Winter Shade - Tortricodes alternella
49.044 Winter Shade - Tortricodes alternella
49.044 Winter Shade - Tortricodes alternella
40.010 Common Cosmet - Mompha epilobiella
40.010 Common Cosmet - Mompha epilobiella
40.010 Common Cosmet - Mompha epilobiella
40.010 Common Cosmet - Mompha epilobiella
40.010 Common Cosmet - Mompha epilobiella
40.010 Common Cosmet - Mompha epilobiella
73.194 Chestnut - Conistra vaccinii
73.194 Chestnut - Conistra vaccinii
70.282 Early Moth - Theria primaria
70.282 Early Moth - Theria primaria
70.282 Early Moth - Theria primaria
70.282 Early Moth - Theria primaria
70.255 Dotted Border - Agriopis marginaria
70.255 Dotted Border - Agriopis marginaria
32.018 Agonopterix heracliana
32.018 Agonopterix heracliana
70.247 Pale Brindled Beauty - Phigalia pilosaria
70.247 Pale Brindled Beauty - Phigalia pilosaria
70.247 Pale Brindled Beauty - Phigalia pilosaria
70.247 Pale Brindled Beauty - Phigalia pilosaria
CodeScientific NameCommon NameFirst DateLast DateNights TrappedTotal MothsNotes
32.007Agonopterix ocellanaRed-letter Flat-body27/02/201927/02/201911
32.018Agonopterix heraclianaCommon Flat-body06/02/201927/02/201969
40.010Mompha epilobiellaCommon Cosmet12/02/201912/02/201911
49.044Tortricodes alternellaWinter Shade12/02/201919/02/201922NFG
49.083xAcleris ferrugana/notana22/02/201922/02/201911NFG
70.095Chloroclysta siterataRed-green Carpet21/02/201921/02/201911
70.245Alsophila aesculariaMarch Moth21/02/201921/02/201911
70.247Phigalia pilosariaPale Brindled Beauty20/02/201924/02/201922
70.255Agriopis marginariaDotted Border07/02/201928/02/20191216
70.282Theria primariaEarly Moth06/02/201906/02/201911NFG
73.194Conistra vacciniiChestnut06/02/201928/02/2019810
73.210Eupsilia transversaSatellite24/02/201924/02/201911
73.242Orthosia incertaClouded Drab20/02/201926/02/201944
73.244Orthosia cerasiCommon Quaker20/02/201927/02/201969
73.249Orthosia gothicaHebrew Character21/02/201926/02/201944

Annual Comparison

YearNights Trapped Species TrappedAverage Species per NightTotal Moths TrappedAverage moths per Night
20211350.38100.76
202000000
201923151.53632.73
2018610.1610.16
2017252.552.5
201600000
201511111
201400000

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