Market Weighton Moths – August 2020

Monthly Summary – Updated on 05/10/2020

40w Actinic Light

CodeScientific NameCommon NameFirst DateLast DateNights TrappedTotal MothsNotes
03.001Triodia sylvinaOrange Swift11/08/202027/08/20201012
28.009Endrosis sarcitrellaWhite-shouldered House-moth10/08/202010/08/202022
28.010Hofmannophila pseudospretellaBrown House-moth13/08/202016/08/202034
45.010Amblyptilia acanthadactylaBeautiful Plume09/08/202009/08/202011
49.026Pandemis heparanaDark Fruit-tree Tortrix12/08/202012/08/202011
49.039Epiphyas postvittanaLight Brown Apple Moth09/08/202031/08/2020915
49.062Acleris forsskaleanaMaple Button11/08/202011/08/202011
49.161Celypha strianaBarred Marble17/08/202017/08/202011
62.077Endotricha flammealisRosy Tabby08/08/202014/08/202059
63.033Udea lutealisPale Straw Pearl16/08/202016/08/202011
63.038Pleuroptya ruralisMother of Pearl10/08/202010/08/202022
63.089Agriphila tristellaCommon Grass-veneer09/08/202027/08/202019121
63.093Agriphila straminellaStraw Grass-veneer09/08/202018/08/2020925
63.102Catoptria falsellaChequered Grass-veneer09/08/202009/08/202011
63.114Elophila nymphaeataBrown China-mark10/08/202010/08/202011
63.117Parapoynx stratiotataRinged China-mark14/08/202014/08/202011
65.007Cilix glaucataChinese Character09/08/202009/08/202011
70.016Idaea aversataRiband Wave08/08/202019/08/2020712
70.049Xanthorhoe fluctuataGarden Carpet08/08/202024/08/202067
70.051Xanthorhoe spadiceariaRed Twin-spot Carpet11/08/202011/08/202011
70.061Epirrhoe alternataCommon Carpet13/08/202014/08/202022
70.074Hydriomena furcataJuly Highflyer13/08/202013/08/202011
70.091Eulithis populataNorthern Spinach11/08/202011/08/202011NFG
70.097Dysstroma truncataCommon Marbled Carpet23/08/202031/08/202022
70.100Colostygia pectinatariaGreen Carpet23/08/202031/08/202022
70.234Ennomos alniariaCanary-shouldered Thorn20/08/202023/08/202022
70.258Peribatodes rhomboidariaWillow Beauty08/08/202026/08/20201654
71.012Notodonta dromedariusIron Prominent11/08/202017/08/202033
71.018Pheosia gnomaLesser Swallow Prominent10/08/202018/08/202048
72.003Hypena proboscidalisSnout23/08/202031/08/202022
72.019Spilosoma luteaBuff Ermine10/08/202010/08/202011
72.024Phragmatobia fuliginosaRuby Tiger11/08/202011/08/202012
72.044Eilema griseolaDingy Footman09/08/202031/08/202033
73.015Autographa gammaSilver Y08/08/202030/08/20201216
73.022Plusia festucaeGold Spot12/08/202019/08/202047
73.045Acronicta rumicisKnot Grass08/08/202013/08/202034
73.046Subacronicta megacephalaPoplar Grey13/08/202014/08/202022
73.062xAmphipyra pyramidea agg.Copper Underwing agg.10/08/202031/08/202079
73.064Amphipyra tragopoginisMouse Moth08/08/202031/08/20201828
73.084Bryophila domesticaMarbled Beauty08/08/202015/08/2020713
73.092Caradrina morpheusMottled Rustic09/08/202009/08/202011
73.095Caradrina clavipalpisPale Mottled Willow14/08/202024/08/202033
73.107Mormo mauraOld Lady11/08/202023/08/202022
73.121Gortyna flavagoFrosted Orange23/08/202023/08/202011
73.123Hydraecia micaceaRosy Rustic10/08/202027/08/202033
73.131Luperina testaceaFlounced Rustic09/08/202030/08/20201632
73.162Apamea monoglyphaDark Arches08/08/202015/08/202047
73.169xMesapamea secalis agg.Common Rustic agg.08/08/202015/08/2020725
73.219Atethmia centragoCentre-barred Sallow31/08/202031/08/202011
73.255Anarta trifoliiNutmeg08/08/202013/08/202024
73.281Hadena bicrurisLychnis08/08/202016/08/202044
73.291Mythimna pallensCommon Wainscot17/08/202031/08/202044
73.319Agrotis segetumTurnip Moth12/08/202013/08/202023
73.325Agrotis putaShuttle-shaped Dart08/08/202030/08/20201443
73.329Ochropleura plectaFlame Shoulder13/08/202013/08/202012
73.342Noctua pronubaLarge Yellow Underwing08/08/202031/08/202024605
73.343Noctua fimbriataBroad-bordered Yellow Underwing18/08/202018/08/202011
73.345Noctua comesLesser Yellow Underwing10/08/202029/08/20201658
73.348Noctua jantheLesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing08/08/202018/08/202033
73.357Xestia xanthographaSquare-spot Rustic12/08/202030/08/20201523
73.358Xestia sexstrigataSix-striped Rustic12/08/202012/08/202011
73.359Xestia c-nigrumSetaceous Hebrew Character10/08/202031/08/20202072

Annual Comparison

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

Monthly Sightings Index

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