Flying Tonight

The following species have been recorded flying on this same date, 17/01/20, 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
0708 0910111213 141516
70.106 Winter Moth Operophtera brumata Geometridae50
73.194 Chestnut Conistra vaccinii Noctuidae42
70.256 Mottled Umber Erannis defoliaria Geometridae38
70.253 Spring Usher Agriopis leucophaearia Geometridae26
70.247 Pale Brindled Beauty Phigalia pilosaria Geometridae24
49.039 Light Brown Apple Moth Epiphyas postvittana Tortricidae16
70.282 Early Moth Theria primaria Geometridae15
45.044 Common Plume Emmelina monodactyla Pterophoridae8
73.210 Satellite Eupsilia transversa Noctuidae8
17.011   Ypsolopha ustella Ypsolophidae7
66.001 December Moth Poecilocampa populi Lasiocampidae7
32.018   Agonopterix heracliana Depressariidae6
73.249 Hebrew Character Orthosia gothica Noctuidae5
70.141 Double-striped Pug Gymnoscelis rufifasciata Geometridae4
73.015 Silver Y Autographa gamma Noctuidae4
32.007   Agonopterix ocellana Depressariidae3
70.255 Dotted Border Agriopis marginaria Geometridae3
73.195 Dark Chestnut Conistra ligula Noctuidae3
73.244 Common Quaker Orthosia cerasi Noctuidae3
19.011 Leek Moth Acrolepiopsis assectella Glyphipterigidae2
32.017   Agonopterix arenella Depressariidae2
40.006   Mompha jurassicella Momphidae2
49.044   Tortricodes alternella Tortricidae2
69.010 Humming-bird Hawk-moth Macroglossum stellatarum Sphingidae2
73.202 Grey Shoulder-knot Lithophane ornitopus Noctuidae2
12.038   Monopis obviella Tineidae1
12.048   Psychoides filicivora Tineidae1
18.001 Diamond-back Moth Plutella xylostella Plutellidae1
32.039   Depressaria daucella Depressariidae1
40.008   Mompha subbistrigella Momphidae1
44.001 Twenty-plume Moth or Many-plumed Moth Alucita hexadactyla Alucitidae1
49.069   Acleris sparsana Tortricidae1
49.076   Acleris cristana Tortricidae1
49.083   Acleris ferrugana Tortricidae1
49.084   Acleris notana Tortricidae1
49.091   Pseudargyrotoza conwagana Tortricidae1
62.062 Indian Meal Moth Plodia interpunctella Pyralidae1
70.008 Small Dusty Wave Idaea seriata Geometridae1
70.225 Horse Chestnut Pachycnemia hippocastanaria Geometridae1
73.069 Early Grey Xylocampa areola Noctuidae1
73.200 Tawny Pinion Lithophane semibrunnea Noctuidae1
73.245 Small Quaker Orthosia cruda Noctuidae1