Market Weighton Moths – October 2020

Monthly Summary – Updated on 01/11/2020

40w Actinic Light

CodeScientific NameCommon NameFirst DateLast DateNights TrappedTotal MothsNotes
49.039Epiphyas postvittanaLight Brown Apple Moth22/10/202030/10/202056
70.079Thera britannicaSpruce Carpet16/10/202020/10/202023
70.095Chloroclysta siterataRed-green Carpet16/10/202016/10/202011
70.107xEpirrita dilutata agg.November Moth agg.03/10/202030/10/20201520
70.244Colotois pennariaFeathered Thorn13/10/202030/10/202034
73.068Allophyes oxyacanthaeGreen-brindled Crescent05/10/202029/10/202044
73.095Caradrina clavipalpisPale Mottled Willow09/10/202018/10/202033
73.113Phlogophora meticulosaAngle Shades10/10/202025/10/202022
73.121Gortyna flavagoFrosted Orange11/10/202011/10/202011
73.123Hydraecia micaceaRosy Rustic11/10/202011/10/202011
73.134Rhizedra lutosaLarge Wainscot04/10/202020/10/202022
73.180Tiliacea auragoBarred Sallow08/10/202008/10/202011
73.181Xanthia togataPink-barred Sallow06/10/202016/10/202044
73.182Cirrhia icteritiaSallow10/10/202010/10/202011
73.186Agrochola lychnidisBeaded Chestnut03/10/202018/10/202077
73.189Agrochola lotaRed-line Quaker08/10/202019/10/202022
73.190Agrochola macilentaYellow-line Quaker21/10/202029/10/202034
73.193Omphaloscelis lunosaLunar Underwing04/10/202004/10/202011
73.194Conistra vacciniiChestnut19/10/202030/10/202058
73.195Conistra ligulaDark Chestnut29/10/202031/10/202034
73.206Lithophane leautieriBlair's Shoulder-knot29/10/202029/10/202011
73.224Griposia aprilinaMerveille du Jour06/10/202029/10/202044
73.319Agrotis segetumTurnip Moth19/10/202031/10/202056
73.325Agrotis putaShuttle-shaped Dart01/10/202030/10/202078
73.327Agrotis ipsilonDark Sword-grass17/10/202031/10/202022
73.342Noctua pronubaLarge Yellow Underwing03/10/202005/10/202024
73.345Noctua comesLesser Yellow Underwing07/10/202007/10/202011
73.359Xestia c-nigrumSetaceous Hebrew Character03/10/202006/10/202033

Annual Comparison

YearNights Trapped Species TrappedTotal Moths TrappedAverage moths per Night
202031281083.86
20192424974.04
2018263229411.31
201731351123.61
20161310342.61
20151919442.31
20142331.5
2013921343.77

Highlights

Monthly Sightings Index

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