Flying Tonight

The following species have been recorded flying on this same date, 16/11/18, in the past decade. The list is ranked by descending order of number of records on the county database (only the 200 most commonly recorded species are shown)

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For each of the last ten years, the relative abundance is indicated by a graphic, as follows:
- 100 or more records
- 50-99 records
- 20-49 records
- 10-19 records
- 5-9 records
- 1-4 records
- No records in this week

Code / Vernacular / ScientificFamilyImage Total
Records
0708 0910111213 141516
70.244 Feathered Thorn Colotois pennaria Geometridae194
49.039 Light Brown Apple Moth Epiphyas postvittana Tortricidae182
70.095 Red-Green Carpet Chloroclysta siterata Geometridae141
73.190 Yellow-line Quaker Agrochola macilenta Noctuidae115
66.001 December Moth Poecilocampa populi Lasiocampidae83
63.031 Rusty-dot Pearl Udea ferrugalis Crambidae77
73.065 Sprawler Asteroscopus sphinx Noctuidae72
73.194 Chestnut Conistra vaccinii Noctuidae67
70.256 Mottled Umber Erannis defoliaria Geometridae64
70.254 Scarce Umber Agriopis aurantiaria Geometridae58
73.015 Silver Y Autographa gamma Noctuidae54
70.097 Common Marbled Carpet Dysstroma truncata Geometridae52
70.079 Spruce Carpet Thera britannica Geometridae48
73.189 Red-line Quaker Agrochola lota Noctuidae46
45.044 Common Plume Emmelina monodactyla Pterophoridae40
70.083 Cypress Carpet Thera cupressata Geometridae36
73.113 Angle Shades Phlogophora meticulosa Noctuidae36
73.192 Brick Agrochola circellaris Noctuidae32
73.206 Blair's Shoulder-knot or Stone Pinion Lithophane leautieri Noctuidae28
70.106 Winter Moth Operophtera brumata Geometridae26
73.224 Merveille du Jour Griposia aprilina Noctuidae26
49.069   Acleris sparsana Tortricidae25
73.186 Beaded Chestnut Agrochola lychnidis Noctuidae25
70.107 November Moth Epirrita dilutata Geometridae24
73.068 Green-brindled Crescent Allophyes oxyacanthae Noctuidae24
70.081 Grey Pine Carpet Thera obeliscata Geometridae23
73.233 Black Rustic Aporophyla nigra Noctuidae23
73.223 Oak Rustic Dryobota labecula Noctuidae22
73.342 Large Yellow Underwing Noctua pronuba Noctuidae18
63.048   Palpita vitrealis Crambidae17
73.319 Turnip Moth Agrotis segetum Noctuidae17
18.001 Diamond-back Moth Plutella xylostella Plutellidae16
70.077 Pine Carpet Pennithera firmata Geometridae15
70.141 Double-striped Pug Gymnoscelis rufifasciata Geometridae14
73.210 Satellite Eupsilia transversa Noctuidae12
73.327 Dark Sword-grass Agrotis ipsilon Noctuidae12
17.011   Ypsolopha ustella Ypsolophidae11
28.024   Tachystola acroxantha Oecophoridae10
49.261   Crocidosema plebejana Tortricidae10
15.007 Azalea Leaf Miner Caloptilia azaleella Gracillariidae9
32.018   Agonopterix heracliana Depressariidae8
70.109 Autumnal Moth Epirrita autumnata Geometridae8
73.202 Grey Shoulder-knot Lithophane ornitopus Noctuidae8
35.123   Scrobipalpa costella Gelechiidae7
73.134 Large Wainscot Rhizedra lutosa Noctuidae7
73.195 Dark Chestnut Conistra ligula Noctuidae7
73.359 Setaceous Hebrew Character Xestia c-nigrum Noctuidae7
73.180 Barred Sallow Tiliacea aurago Noctuidae6
73.235 Feathered Ranunculus Polymixis lichenea Noctuidae6
12.048   Psychoides filicivora Tineidae5
28.009 White-shouldered House-moth Endrosis sarcitrella Oecophoridae5
44.001 Twenty-plume Moth or Many-plumed Moth Alucita hexadactyla Alucitidae5
70.105 Northern Winter Moth Operophtera fagata Geometridae5
73.345 Lesser Yellow Underwing Noctua comes Noctuidae5
29.002   Diurnea lipsiella Chimabachidae4
49.073   Acleris schalleriana Tortricidae4
49.091   Pseudargyrotoza conwagana Tortricidae4
63.052 Rush Veneer Nomophila noctuella Crambidae4
63.069   Eudonia angustea Crambidae4
49.077 Garden Rose Tortrix Acleris variegana Tortricidae3
49.082   Acleris hyemana Tortricidae3
70.033 Blair's Mocha Cyclophora puppillaria Geometridae3
72.001 Herald Scoliopteryx libatrix Erebidae3
73.182 Sallow Cirrhia icteritia Noctuidae3
73.193 Lunar Underwing Omphaloscelis lunosa Noctuidae3
73.296 American Wainscot or White-speck Mythimna unipuncta Noctuidae3
15.017   Calybites phasianipennella Gracillariidae2
32.031   Agonopterix alstromeriana Depressariidae2
34.009   Cosmopterix pulchrimella Cosmopterigidae2
40.006   Mompha jurassicella Momphidae2
40.008   Mompha subbistrigella Momphidae2
41.002   Blastobasis adustella Blastobasidae2
41.003   Blastobasis lacticolella Blastobasidae2
49.083   Acleris ferrugana Tortricidae2
49.086   Acleris logiana Tortricidae2
63.044   Diasemiopsis ramburialis Crambidae2
69.010 Humming-bird Hawk-moth Macroglossum stellatarum Sphingidae2
70.047 Gem Nycterosea obstipata Geometridae2
70.049 Garden Carpet Xanthorhoe fluctuata Geometridae2
70.195 Streak Chesias legatella Geometridae2
72.002 Straw Dot Rivula sericealis Erebidae2
73.225 Brindled Green Dryobotodes eremita Noctuidae2
73.295 Delicate Mythimna vitellina Noctuidae2
73.307 Pearly Underwing Peridroma saucia Noctuidae2
74.009 Oak Nycteoline Nycteola revayana Nolidae2
12.034 Brown-dotted Clothes Moth Niditinea fuscella Tineidae1
12.038   Monopis obviella Tineidae1
12.039   Monopis crocicapitella Tineidae1
15.003   Caloptilia populetorum Gracillariidae1
15.004   Caloptilia elongella Gracillariidae1
19.011 Leek Moth Acrolepiopsis assectella Glyphipterigidae1
24.001   Bedellia somnulentella Bedelliidae1
32.017   Agonopterix arenella Depressariidae1
32.036 Parsnip Moth Depressaria radiella Depressariidae1
41.004   Blastobasis vittata Blastobasidae1
48.007 Apple Leaf Skeletonizer Choreutis pariana Choreutidae1
49.038   Clepsis consimilana Tortricidae1
49.076   Acleris cristana Tortricidae1
49.087   Acleris literana Tortricidae1
54.008 Six-spot Burnet Zygaena filipendulae Zygaenidae1
63.064   Scoparia ambigualis Crambidae1
63.075   Eudonia pallida Crambidae1
63.119   Musotima nitidalis Crambidae1
70.038 Vestal Rhodometra sacraria Geometridae1
70.226 Brimstone Moth Opisthograptis luteolata Geometridae1
70.247 Pale Brindled Beauty Phigalia pilosaria Geometridae1
70.255 Dotted Border Agriopis marginaria Geometridae1
70.258 Willow Beauty Peribatodes rhomboidaria Geometridae1
72.003 Snout Hypena proboscidalis Erebidae1
72.006 Bloxworth Snout Hypena obsitalis Erebidae1
72.024 Ruby Tiger Phragmatobia fuliginosa Erebidae1
72.072 Purple Marbled Eublemma ostrina Erebidae1
73.076 Scarce Bordered Straw or Old World Bollworm Helicoverpa armigera Noctuidae1
73.095 Pale Mottled Willow Caradrina clavipalpis Noctuidae1
73.096 Uncertain Hoplodrina octogenaria Noctuidae1
73.099 Vine's Rustic Hoplodrina ambigua Noctuidae1
73.162 Dark Arches Apamea monoglypha Noctuidae1
73.198 Red-headed Chestnut Conistra erythrocephala Noctuidae1
73.297 White-point Mythimna albipuncta Noctuidae1
73.325 Shuttle-shaped Dart Agrotis puta Noctuidae1
73.336 Red Chestnut Cerastis rubricosa Noctuidae1