Trapped Moths 2013

A late start to the season due to the equipment being purchased as late as September but the trap was soon out on it’s first night the 5th September

Back Garden (Home) 5th September 8pm -10pm

  1. Silver Y [1]
  2. Large Yellow Underwing[1]
  3. Garden Rose Tortix [Numerous]
  4. Copper Underwing or Svennsons Copper Underwing (this species can only be ID from the underside which wasn’t seen)
  5. Caddis Fly [Limnephilus lunatus]

Back Garden (Home) 8th September 8pm – 9:15pm

Cloud/Winds 4mph SE/Drizzle

  1. Garden Rose Tortix [1]

Back Garden (Home) 10th September 8pm – 10pm

Partly Cloudy mostly clear/Winds 8mph NE/

  1. Garden Rose Tortix [5+]
  2. Silver Y [1]
  3. Double Striped Pug [1]
  4. Garden Carpet [5]
  5. Large Yellow Underwing [7]
  6. Lesser Yellow Underwing [2]
  7. Common Marbled Carpet [4]
  8. Setaceous Hebrew Character [1]
  9. Copper Underwing or Svennsons

Back Garden 14th September 8pm – 10:30pm

 (Cottage at Toller Pocorum DORSET)

Clear Sky/Winds SE 4 mph/8°

  1. Acleris laterana [1]

Back Garden 19th September All Night

 (Cottage at Toller Pocorum DORSET)

Clear Sky/14°/Full Moon

  1. Canary-shouldered Thorn [1]
  2. Common Marbled Carpet [6]
  3. Green Carpet [1]
  4. Lesser Yellow Underwing [3]
  5. Pale Eggar [2]

Back Garden 21st September All Night

 (Cottage at Toller Pocorum DORSET)

Winds SE 5 mph/16°/Fog/Mist/Light Drizzle

  1. Angle Shades [1]
  2. Agonopterix arenella [1]
  3. Autumnal Rustic [2]
  4. Canary-shouldered Thorn [2]
  5. Common Footman [1]
  6. Common Marbled Carpet [4]
  7. Copper Underwing [5]
  8. Eudonia pallida [1]
  9. Frosted Orange [1]
  10. Green Carpet [1]
  11. Gold Spot [1]
  12. Large Yellow Underwing [7]
  13. Lesser Yellow Underwing [26]
  14. Lunar Underwing [3]
  15. Pink-barred Sallow [1]
  16. Rosy Rustic [1]
  17. Setaceous Hebrew Character [6]
  18. Small Wainscot [2]
  19. Silver Y [1]

Back Garden 23rd September All Night

 (Cottage at Toller Pocorum DORSET)

Clear Sky to Mist/Winds SE 7 mph/18°

  1. Autumnal Rustic [1]
  2. Acleris sparsana [1]
  3. Common Marbled Carpet [3]
  4. Large Yellow Underwing [1]
  5. Lesser Yellow Underwing [3]
  6. Lunar Underwing [2]
  7. Pink-barred Sallow [1]
  8. Rosy Rustic [1]
  9. Setaceous Hebrew Character [2]
  10. Unknown Micro to confirm
  11. Brindled Green or Dark Arches to confirm

Back Garden (Home) 28th September 8pm – 10:30pm

Clear Sky/Winds SE 5mph/8°

  1. Garden Rose Tortix [1]
  2. Lesser Yellow Underwing [1]

Back Garden (Home) 1st October 8pm – 10:30pm

Light Cloud/Winds SE 10mph/11°

  1. Nothing

Bullcliffe Nature Reserve 5th October 7pm – 10:30pm

Cloudy/Winds SW 3mph/14°

  1. Common Marbled Carpet [2]
  2. Red Green Carpet [1]
  3. Square Spotted Rustic [1]

Back Garden (Home) 7th October 7pm – 10:30pm

Light Cloud/Winds SW 10mph/16°

  1. Garden Rose Tortix [13]
  2. Light brown Apple Moth [2]

Back Garden (Home) 11th October 8pm – 10:30pm

Cloudy/Winds NE 14mph/9°

  1. Nothing

Back Garden (Home)  24th October 7pm-10pm

Light Cloud, winds SE 10mph, 10 deg

  1. Light Brown Apple [5]
  2. Garden Rose Tortix [3]
  3. Red green Carpet Moth [1]

Back Garden (Home)  16th November 5:30pm-10pm

Light Cloud, winds W 6mph, 7 deg

  1. Light Brown Apple [2]
  2. Garden Rose Tortix [1]
  3. Winter Moth [kitchen window 13th]

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