Market Weighton Moths – May 2020

Monthly Summary – Updated on 14/07/2020

40w Actinic Light

CodeSpeciesCommon nameDate fromDate toNights TrappedTotal MothsNotes
03.002Korscheltellus lupulinaCommon Swift19/05/202019/05/202011
28.009Endrosis sarcitrellaWhite-shouldered House-moth07/05/202028/05/202033
28.010Hofmannophila pseudospretellaBrown House-moth16/05/202028/05/202066
40.010Mompha epilobiellaCommon Cosmet01/05/202001/05/202011
41.003Blastobasis lacticolellaWakely's Dowd26/05/202026/05/202011
49.039Epiphyas postvittanaLight Brown Apple Moth14/05/202029/05/202056
49.157Hedya prunianaPlum Tortrix28/05/202028/05/202011
49.254Epinotia bilunanaCrescent Bell31/05/202031/05/202011
49.292Notocelia cynosbatellaYellow-faced Bell27/05/202027/05/202011
49.298Notocelia trimaculanaTriple-blotched Bell19/05/202029/05/202022
62.001Aphomia sociellaBee Moth17/05/202028/05/2020514
63.025Anania hortulataSmall Magpie08/05/202031/05/202055
63.064Scoparia ambigualisCommon Grey20/05/202029/05/202033
63.066Scoparia pyralellaMeadow Grey28/05/202028/05/202011
65.007Cilix glaucataChinese Character26/05/202026/05/202011
65.010Tethea ocularisFigure of Eighty20/05/202020/05/202011
69.002Smerinthus ocellataEyed Hawk-moth23/05/202024/05/202022
69.007Sphinx pinastriPine Hawk-moth18/05/202018/05/202011
69.016Deilephila elpenorElephant Hawk-moth31/05/202031/05/202011
70.049Xanthorhoe fluctuataGarden Carpet07/05/202030/05/202089
70.054Xanthorhoe montanataSilver-ground Carpet29/05/202031/05/202023
70.079Thera britannicaSpruce Carpet09/05/202009/05/202011
70.081Thera obeliscataGrey Pine Carpet09/05/202020/05/202022
70.097Dysstroma truncataCommon Marbled Carpet14/05/202031/05/202055
70.100Colostygia pectinatariaGreen Carpet21/05/202031/05/202034
70.144Pasiphila rectangulataGreen Pug27/05/202028/05/202022
70.160Eupithecia tripunctariaWhite-spotted Pug21/05/202021/05/202011
70.173Eupithecia centaureataLime-speck Pug25/05/202025/05/202012
70.176Eupithecia intricataFreyer's Pug23/05/202028/05/202022
70.183Eupithecia vulgataCommon Pug18/05/202031/05/2020913
70.184Eupithecia exiguataMottled Pug24/05/202026/05/202022
70.226Opisthograptis luteolataBrimstone Moth07/05/202031/05/202068
71.003Cerura vinulaPuss Moth14/05/202014/05/202011
71.013Notodonta ziczacPebble Prominent17/05/202017/05/202011
71.017Pheosia tremulaSwallow Prominent21/05/202021/05/202011
71.018Pheosia gnomaLesser Swallow Prominent19/05/202020/05/202022
72.015Calliteara pudibundaPale Tussock07/05/202029/05/202069
72.019Spilosoma luteaBuff Ermine30/05/202030/05/202011
72.020Spilosoma lubricipedaWhite Ermine17/05/202021/05/202022
72.022Diaphora mendicaMuslin Moth06/05/202006/05/202011
72.031Tyria jacobaeaeCinnabar26/05/202027/05/202022
73.001Abrostola tripartitaSpectacle14/05/202029/05/202066
73.012Diachrysia chrysitisBurnished Brass26/05/202026/05/202011
73.040Acronicta leporinaMiller27/05/202027/05/202011
73.045Acronicta rumicisKnot Grass07/05/202007/05/202011
73.046Subacronicta megacephalaPoplar Grey01/05/202001/05/202011
73.092Caradrina morpheusMottled Rustic27/05/202031/05/202046
73.099Hoplodrina ambiguaVine's Rustic19/05/202025/05/202035
73.101Charanyca trigrammicaTreble Lines09/05/202031/05/20201542
73.102Rusina ferrugineaBrown Rustic28/05/202028/05/202011
73.113Phlogophora meticulosaAngle Shades05/05/202005/05/202011
73.156Apamea crenataClouded-bordered Brindle08/05/202025/05/202055
73.158Apamea sordensRustic Shoulder-knot15/05/202015/05/202011
73.173xOligia strigilis agg.Marbled Minor agg.19/05/202031/05/2020814
73.247Orthosia gracilisPowdered Quaker16/05/202021/05/202035
73.249Orthosia gothicaHebrew Character02/05/202012/05/202045
73.267Lacanobia oleraceaBright-line Brown-eye03/05/202023/05/202033
73.273Hada plebejaShears07/05/202021/05/202033
73.301Leucania commaShoulder-striped Wainscot26/05/202026/05/202011
73.317Agrotis exclamationisHeart & Dart09/05/202031/05/202017103
73.319Agrotis segetumTurnip Moth24/05/202024/05/202011
73.325Agrotis putaShuttle-shaped Dart02/05/202031/05/20202377
73.329Ochropleura plectaFlame Shoulder14/05/202029/05/202044
73.333Diarsia mendicaIngrailed Clay22/05/202030/05/202044
73.334Diarsia rubiSmall Square-spot07/05/202007/05/202011
73.342Noctua pronubaLarge Yellow Underwing29/05/202029/05/202011
73.359Xestia c-nigrumSetaceous Hebrew Character20/05/202027/05/202046
74.004Nola confusalisLeast Black Arches19/05/202019/05/202011
74.008Pseudoips prasinanaGreen Silver-lines07/05/202007/05/202011

Annual Comparison

YearNights Trapped Species TrappedAverage Species per NightTotal Moths TrappedAverage moths per Night
202031692.2342713.77
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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