Market Weighton Moths – August 2021

Monthly Summary – Updated on 18/09/2021

40w Actinic Light

CodeScientific NameCommon NameFirst DateLast DateNights TrappedTotal MothsNotes
03.001Triodia sylvinaOrange Swift03/08/202119/08/20211012
16.001Yponomeuta01/08/202131/08/20211831
16.001Yponomeuta evonymellaBird-cherry Ermine02/08/202104/08/202137
17.005Ypsolopha scabrellaWainscot Smudge11/08/202117/08/202122
20.012Argyresthia goedartellaGolden Argent20/08/202120/08/202111
20.022Argyresthia bonnetellaHawthorn Argent02/08/202102/08/202111
28.009Endrosis sarcitrellaWhite-shouldered House-moth21/08/202127/08/202133
28.010Hofmannophila pseudospretellaBrown House-moth02/08/202126/08/2021713
28.014Crassa unitellaGolden-brown Tubic02/08/202126/08/202134
35.040Bryotropha terrellaCinerous Groundling02/08/202102/08/202111
41.002Blastobasis adustellaFurness Dowd02/08/202114/08/2021512
45.010Amblyptilia acanthadactylaBeautiful Plume08/08/202108/08/202111
49.000Cnephasia02/08/202123/08/202157
49.038Clepsis consimilanaPrivet Twist09/08/202109/08/202111
49.039Epiphyas postvittanaLight Brown Apple Moth17/08/202131/08/202166
49.077Acleris varieganaGarden Rose Tortrix23/08/202123/08/202111
49.120Aethes smeathmannianaYarrow Conch02/08/202115/08/202122NFG
49.161Celypha strianaBarred Marble19/08/202119/08/202111
49.166Celypha lacunanaCommon Marble25/08/202125/08/202112
49.224Spilonota ocellanaBud Moth04/08/202104/08/202111
49.341Cydia splendanaMarbled Piercer10/08/202113/08/202122
62.035Acrobasis advenellaGrey Knot-horn11/08/202111/08/202111
62.077Endotricha flammealisRosy Tabby02/08/202123/08/2021815
63.006Pyrausta aurataSmall Purple & Gold04/08/202109/08/202122
63.038Pleuroptya ruralisMother of Pearl25/08/202126/08/202122
63.057Evergestis forficalisGarden Pebble25/08/202125/08/202111
63.064Scoparia ambigualisCommon Grey02/08/202103/08/202124
63.074Eudonia mercurellaSmall Grey02/08/202102/08/202111
63.080Chrysoteuchia culmellaGarden Grass-veneer02/08/202117/08/202157
63.089Agriphila tristellaCommon Grass-veneer01/08/202130/08/20215778
63.092Agriphila selasellaPale-streak Grass-veneer14/08/202116/08/202122
63.093Agriphila straminellaStraw Grass-veneer01/08/202124/08/20211441
63.116Cataclysta lemnataSmall China-mark02/08/202102/08/202112
63.117Parapoynx stratiotataRinged China-mark02/08/202112/08/202133
63.121Donacaula forficellaPale Water-veneer11/08/202111/08/202111NFG
65.007Cilix glaucataChinese Character19/08/202119/08/202111
69.003Laothoe populiPoplar Hawk-moth01/08/202102/08/202122
69.007Sphinx pinastriPine Hawk-moth08/08/202108/08/202111
70.016Idaea aversataRiband Wave01/08/202123/08/2021612
70.024Scopula imitariaSmall Blood-vein14/08/202114/08/202111
70.029Timandra comaeBlood-vein29/08/202129/08/202111
70.049Xanthorhoe fluctuataGarden Carpet19/08/202131/08/2021934
70.061Epirrhoe alternataCommon Carpet11/08/202130/08/202133
70.097Dysstroma truncataCommon Marbled Carpet25/08/202131/08/2021612
70.100Colostygia pectinatariaGreen Carpet31/08/202131/08/202111
70.133Perizoma alchemillataSmall Rivulet02/08/202102/08/202111
70.200Acasis viretataYellow-barred Brindle31/08/202131/08/202111
70.228Epione vespertariaDark Arches01/08/202125/08/20211013
70.234Ennomos alniariaCanary-shouldered Thorn13/08/202131/08/202178
70.235Ennomos fuscantariaDusky Thorn18/08/202129/08/202122
70.258Peribatodes rhomboidariaWillow Beauty01/08/202131/08/20211640
71.005Furcula furculaSallow Kitten11/08/202111/08/202111
71.013Notodonta ziczacPebble Prominent12/08/202112/08/202111
71.018Pheosia gnomaLesser Swallow Prominent13/08/202114/08/202122
71.020Pterostoma palpinaPale Prominent16/08/202116/08/202111
71.025Phalera bucephalaBuff-tip13/08/202113/08/202111
72.002Rivula sericealisStraw Dot02/08/202118/08/202123
72.003Hypena proboscidalisSnout26/08/202126/08/202111
72.013Euproctis similisYellow-tail02/08/202102/08/202111
72.024Phragmatobia fuliginosaRuby Tiger02/08/202102/08/202111
72.044Eilema griseolaDingy Footman10/08/202119/08/202122
72.045Eilema lurideolaCommon Footman03/08/202103/08/202111
73.015Autographa gammaSilver Y11/08/202125/08/202145
73.022Plusia festucaeGold Spot08/08/202124/08/202135
73.038xAcronicta psi/tridensGrey/Dark Dagger02/08/202125/08/202133
73.045Acronicta rumicisKnot Grass11/08/202125/08/202122
73.062xAmphipyra pyramidea agg.Copper Underwing17/08/202128/08/202178
73.064Amphipyra tragopoginisMouse Moth05/08/202131/08/20211384
73.084Bryophila domesticaMarbled Beauty02/08/202102/08/202122
73.095Caradrina clavipalpisPale Mottled Willow01/08/202126/08/202133
73.096Hoplodrina octogenariaUncertain/Rustic02/08/202102/08/202111
73.099Hoplodrina ambiguaVine's Rustic25/08/202131/08/202134
73.107Mormo mauraOld Lady20/08/202129/08/202144
73.113Phlogophora meticulosaAngle Shades23/08/202123/08/202111
73.120Eremobia ochroleucaDusky Sallow04/08/202119/08/202145
73.123Hydraecia micaceaRosy Rustic09/08/202131/08/202123
73.131Luperina testaceaFlounced Rustic03/08/202131/08/20211942
73.163Apamea lithoxylaeaLight Arches03/08/202105/08/202122
73.169xMesapamea secalis agg.Common Rustic agg.01/08/202126/08/20211317
73.182Cirrhia icteritiaSallow29/08/202131/08/202122
73.216Cosmia trapezinaDun-bar02/08/202102/08/202111
73.255Anarta trifoliiNutmeg07/08/202126/08/202145
73.274Mamestra brassicaeCabbage Moth07/08/202130/08/202133
73.281Hadena bicrurisLychnis04/08/202125/08/202122
73.291Mythimna pallensCommon Wainscot26/08/202131/08/202159
73.293Mythimna impuraSmoky Wainscot01/08/202101/08/202111
73.298Mythimna ferragoClay02/08/202102/08/202111
73.319Agrotis segetumTurnip Moth04/08/202131/08/202179
73.325Agrotis putaShuttle-shaped Dart01/08/202129/08/20211835
73.329Ochropleura plectaFlame Shoulder21/08/202131/08/202159
73.334Diarsia rubiSmall Square-spot09/08/202120/08/202133
73.342Noctua pronubaLarge Yellow Underwing01/08/202131/08/202130489
73.345Noctua comesLesser Yellow Underwing02/08/202131/08/20211242
73.348Noctua jantheLesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing01/08/202130/08/2021815
73.357Xestia xanthographaSquare-spot Rustic11/08/202131/08/20211024
73.358Xestia sexstrigataSix-striped Rustic11/08/202113/08/202122
73.359Xestia c-nigrumSetaceous Hebrew Character12/08/202131/08/20211392
73.361Xestia triangulumDouble-square Spot02/08/202102/08/202111

Annual Comparison

YearNights Trapped Species TrappedTotal Moths TrappedAverage moths per Night
20213199135543.71
20202462127953.29
20192392148164.39
201823111176076.52
2017237395841.65
20160000
20152078112556.25
2014244937415.58

Monthly Sightings Index

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