31 Jul 20

Magazine Source

MRA

Magazine Author

Martin Adlam

Magazine Date
31-07-20
Magazine Article
Wakeham

The moth trap went out last night for a few hours and in 2 hours I had over 30 moths of 25 species. There could have been more, but there were a few escapees as I was checking them today.

Here are the images with a few named. The others I will have to check.

A# 2 Jersey Tiger (Euplagia quadripunctaria)
B# 1 Oak Eggar (Lasiocampa quercus)
C# 2 Buff Arches (Habrosyne pyritoides)
D# 1 Starry Pearl (Cynaeda dentalis)
E# 2 Codling Moth (Cydia pomonella)
F# 4 Lesser Yellow Underwing (Noctua comes)
G# 1 Shuttle-shaped Dart (Agrotis puta)
H# 1 ??
I#  1 Bright-line Brown-eye (Lacanobia oleracea)
J# 1 ??
K# 1 ??
L# 1 Possibly a Garden Carpet (Xanthorhoe fluctuata)
M# 1 Mother of Pearl (Pleuroptya ruralis)
N# 1 ??
O# 1 ??
P# 1 Garden Pebble (Evergestis forficalis)
Q# 1 Black-headed Conch (Cochylis atricapitana)
R# 1 Mint Moth (Pyrausta aurata)
S# 1 Possibly a Common Drill (Dichrorampha petiverella)
T# 1 ??
U# 1 ??
V# 1 ??
W# 1 ??
X#  2 Common Footman (Eilema lurideola)

Moth A# - Jersey Tiger, Euplagia quadripunctaria

Moth A# - Jersey Tiger, Euplagia quadripunctaria

Moth B# - Oak Eggar, Lasiocampa quercus

Moth  C# - Buff Arches, Habrosyne pyritoides

Moth D# - Starry Pearl, Cynaeda dentalis

Moth E# - Codling Moth, Cydia pomonella

Moth E# - Codling Moth, Cydia pomonella

Moth F# - Lesser Yellow Underwing, Noctua comes

Moth G# - Shuttle-shaped Dart, Agrotis puta

Moth H# - ??

Moth I# - Bright-line Brown-eye, Lacanobia oleracea

Moth J# - ??

Moth K# - ??

Moth L# - Possibly a Garden Carpet, Xanthorhoe fluctuata

Moth M# - Mother of Pearl, Pleuroptya ruralis

Moth N# - ??

Moth O# - ??

Moth O# - ??

Moth P# - Garden Pebble, Evergestis forficalis

Moth Q# - Black-headed Conch, Cochylis atricapitana

Moth R# - Mint MothPyrausta aurata

Moth S# - Possibly a Common Drill, Dichrorampha petiverella

Moth T# - ??

Moth U# - ??

Moth V# - ??

Moth  W# - ??

Moth X# - Common Footman, Eilema lurideola


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