Market Weighton Moths – April 2020

Monthly Summary – Updated on 09/07/2020

40w Actinic Light

CodeScientific NameCommon NameFirst DateLast DateNights TrappedTotal MothsNotes
18.001Plutella xylostellaDiamond-back Moth25/04/202025/04/202011
28.009Endrosis sarcitrellaWhite-shouldered House-moth26/04/202026/04/202011
29.001Diurnea fagellaMarch Tubic02/04/202002/04/202011
32.017Agonopterix arenellaBrindled Flat-body11/04/202011/04/202011
32.018Agonopterix heraclianaCommon Flat-body02/04/202002/04/202012
32.036Depressaria radiellaParsnip Moth08/04/202008/04/202011
40.010Mompha epilobiellaCommon Cosmet25/04/202025/04/202011
44.001Alucita hexadactylaTwenty-plume Moth11/04/202011/04/202011
45.044Emmelina monodactylaCommon Plume02/04/202004/04/202022
70.095Chloroclysta siterataRed-green Carpet24/04/202024/04/202011
71.018Pheosia gnomaLesser Swallow Prominent29/04/202029/04/202011
71.027Clostera curtulaChocolate-tip26/04/202026/04/202011
72.001Scoliopteryx libatrixHerald09/04/202009/04/202011
72.022Diaphora mendicaMuslin Moth26/04/202026/04/202011
73.001Abrostola tripartitaSpectacle27/04/202027/04/202011
73.038xAcronicta psi/tridensGrey/Dark Dagger24/04/202024/04/202011
73.046Subacronicta megacephalaPoplar Grey26/04/202028/04/202022
73.069Xylocampa areolaEarly Grey01/04/202011/04/202059
73.242Orthosia incertaClouded Drab01/04/202018/04/2020920
73.244Orthosia cerasiCommon Quaker01/04/202024/04/2020818
73.245Orthosia crudaSmall Quaker02/04/202011/04/202045
73.247Orthosia gracilisPowdered Quaker06/04/202028/04/20201016
73.249Orthosia gothicaHebrew Character01/04/202028/04/20202365
73.250Anorthoa mundaTwin-spotted Quaker10/04/202010/04/202011
73.325Agrotis putaShuttle-shaped Dart24/04/202030/04/202057

Annual Comparison

YearNights Trapped Species TrappedAverage Species per NightTotal Moths TrappedAverage moths per Night
202030250.831615.36
201930260.862279.23
201830260.861244.13
201730210.71715.7
201620100.5422.1
201518170.94573.16
201419150.79747.5

Monthly Sightings Index

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