Market Weighton Moths – April 2021

Monthly Summary – Updated on 01/05/2021

40w Actinic Light

CodeScientific NameCommon NameFirst DateLast DateNights TrappedTotal MothsNotes
49.039Epiphyas postvittanaLight Brown Apple Moth20/04/202120/04/202111
70.049Xanthorhoe fluctuataGarden Carpet22/04/202122/04/202111
70.183Eupithecia vulgataCommon Pug26/04/202126/04/202111
72.022Diaphora mendicaMuslin Moth08/04/202126/04/202155
73.069Xylocampa areolaEarly Grey01/04/202122/04/2021913
73.242Orthosia incertaClouded Drab02/04/202125/04/2021914
73.244Orthosia cerasiCommon Quaker02/04/202113/04/202155
73.247Orthosia gracilisPowdered Quaker11/04/202117/04/202122
73.249Orthosia gothicaHebrew Character01/04/202130/04/20211831
73.325Agrotis putaShuttle-shaped Dart28/04/202128/04/202111

Annual Comparison

YearNights Trapped Species TrappedAverage Species per NightTotal Moths TrappedAverage moths per Night
202130100.33742.46
202030250.831615.36
201930260.862279.23
201830260.861244.13
201730210.71715.7
201620100.5422.1
201518170.94573.16
201419150.79747.5

Monthly Sightings Index

JanuaryFebruaryMarchAprilMayJuneJulyAugustSeptemberOctoberNovemberDecember
2021202120212021202120212021
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2018201820182018201820182018201820182018
2017201720172017201720172017201720172017
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