Market Weighton Moths – May 2019

Monthly Summary – Updated on 08/06/2019

40w Actinic Light

CodeScientific NameCommon NameFirst DateLast DateNights TrappedTotal MothsNotes
03.002Korscheltellus lupulinaCommon Swift23/05/201923/05/201911
18.001Plutella xylostellaDiamond-back Moth17/05/201918/05/201922
28.009Endrosis sarcitrellaWhite-shouldered House-moth17/05/201917/05/201911
32.017Agonopterix arenellaBrindled Flat-body13/05/201913/05/201911
32.036Depressaria radiellaParsnip Moth07/05/201907/05/201911
45.044Emmelina monodactylaCommon Plume12/05/201923/05/201922
49.039Epiphyas postvittanaLight Brown Apple Moth18/05/201922/05/201922
62.001Aphomia sociellaBee Moth14/05/201923/05/201933
63.025Anania hortulataSmall Magpie18/05/201918/05/201911
65.007Cilix glaucataChinese Character01/05/201901/05/201911
70.049Xanthorhoe fluctuataGarden Carpet01/05/201923/05/201944
70.051Xanthorhoe spadiceariaRed Twin-spot Carpet16/05/201916/05/201911
70.061Epirrhoe alternataCommon Carpet15/05/201915/05/201911
70.081Thera obeliscataGrey Pine Carpet23/05/201923/05/201911
70.100Colostygia pectinatariaGreen Carpet22/05/201922/05/201911
70.132Perizoma affinitataRivulet01/05/201901/05/201911
70.160Eupithecia tripunctariaWhite-spotted Pug13/05/201913/05/201911
70.183Eupithecia vulgataCommon Pug02/05/201923/05/201966
70.257Menophra abruptariaWaved Umber23/05/201923/05/201911
71.012Notodonta dromedariusIron Prominent21/05/201921/05/201911
71.013Notodonta ziczacPebble Prominent01/05/201901/05/201911
71.027Clostera curtulaChocolate-tip12/05/201912/05/201911NFG
72.015Calliteara pudibundaPale Tussock13/05/201913/05/201911NFG
72.022Diaphora mendicaMuslin Moth02/05/201923/05/201967
73.045Acronicta rumicisKnot Grass17/05/201922/05/201944
73.092Caradrina morpheusMottled Rustic18/05/201918/05/201911
73.101Charanyca trigrammicaTreble Lines18/05/201918/05/201934
73.158Apamea sordensRustic Shoulder-knot23/05/201923/05/201911
73.173xOligia strigilis agg.Marbled Minor agg.18/05/201918/05/201911
73.242Orthosia incertaClouded Drab01/05/201901/05/201911
73.247Orthosia gracilisPowdered Quaker01/05/201903/05/201922
73.249Orthosia gothicaHebrew Character02/05/201912/05/2019810
73.281Hadena bicrurisLychnis21/05/201921/05/201911
73.317Agrotis exclamationisHeart & Dart06/05/201923/05/2019410
73.325Agrotis putaShuttle-shaped Dart01/05/201923/05/201919113
73.329Ochropleura plectaFlame Shoulder01/05/201921/05/201944
73.359Xestia c-nigrumSetaceous Hebrew Character18/05/201922/05/201933

Annual Comparison

YearNights Trapped Species TrappedAverage Species per NightTotal Moths TrappedAverage moths per Night
201923371.601988.61
201824351.451556.45
201720381.91316.55
201615140.93241.6
201515191.26392.6
20148232.87435.37

Monthly Sightings Index

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2018201820182018201820182018201820182018
2017201720172017201720172017201720172017
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