Flying Tonight

The following species have been recorded flying on this same date, 27/11/21, 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
11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20
70.244 Feathered Thorn Colotois pennaria Geometridae149
49.039 Light Brown Apple Moth Epiphyas postvittana Tortricidae136
66.001 December Moth Poecilocampa populi Lasiocampidae120
73.190 Yellow-line Quaker Agrochola macilenta Noctuidae87
70.095 Red-green Carpet Chloroclysta siterata Geometridae80
73.194 Chestnut Conistra vaccinii Noctuidae75
63.031 Rusty-dot Pearl Udea ferrugalis Crambidae73
70.106 Winter Moth Operophtera brumata Geometridae54
70.256 Mottled Umber Erannis defoliaria Geometridae45
73.015 Silver Y Autographa gamma Noctuidae45
73.192 Brick Agrochola circellaris Noctuidae37
70.254 Scarce Umber Agriopis aurantiaria Geometridae35
18.001 Diamond-back Moth Plutella xylostella Plutellidae34
73.065 Sprawler Asteroscopus sphinx Noctuidae26
73.189 Red-line Quaker Agrochola lota Noctuidae20
73.210 Satellite Eupsilia transversa Noctuidae18
70.107 November Moth Epirrita dilutata Geometridae17
63.048 Palpita vitrealis Crambidae16
45.044 Common Plume Emmelina monodactyla Pterophoridae15
73.206 Blair's Shoulder-knot Lithophane leautieri Noctuidae15
73.223 Oak Rustic Dryobota labecula Noctuidae15
70.083 Cypress Carpet Thera cupressata Geometridae14
70.097 Common Marbled Carpet Dysstroma truncata Geometridae14
70.141 Double-striped Pug Gymnoscelis rufifasciata Geometridae14
73.195 Dark Chestnut Conistra ligula Noctuidae14
73.319 Turnip Moth Agrotis segetum Noctuidae14
73.113 Angle Shades Phlogophora meticulosa Noctuidae13
49.069 Acleris sparsana Tortricidae12
70.079 Spruce Carpet Thera britannica Geometridae12
73.186 Beaded Chestnut Agrochola lychnidis Noctuidae12
73.233 Black Rustic Aporophyla nigra Noctuidae11
17.011 Ypsolopha ustella Ypsolophidae10
28.024 Tachystola acroxantha Oecophoridae10
41.003 Blastobasis lacticolella Blastobasidae9
63.069 Eudonia angustea Crambidae9
73.327 Dark Sword-grass Agrotis ipsilon Noctuidae9
35.123 Scrobipalpa costella Gelechiidae8
73.224 Merveille du Jour Griposia aprilina Noctuidae8
73.342 Large Yellow Underwing Noctua pronuba Noctuidae7
70.081 Grey Pine Carpet Thera obeliscata Geometridae6
73.068 Green-brindled Crescent Allophyes oxyacanthae Noctuidae6
73.180 Barred Sallow Tiliacea aurago Noctuidae6
12.048 Psychoides filicivora Tineidae5
15.010 Caloptilia stigmatella Gracillariidae5
49.080 Acleris hastiana Tortricidae5
70.077 Pine Carpet Pennithera firmata Geometridae5
70.109 Autumnal Moth Epirrita autumnata Geometridae5
73.162 Dark Arches Apamea monoglypha Noctuidae5
73.202 Grey Shoulder-knot Lithophane ornitopus Noctuidae5
44.001 Many-plumed Moth Alucita hexadactyla Alucitidae4
45.010 Beautiful Plume Amblyptilia acanthadactyla Pterophoridae4
49.261 Crocidosema plebejana Tortricidae4
15.012 Caloptilia semifascia Gracillariidae3
28.009 White-shouldered House-moth Endrosis sarcitrella Oecophoridae3
49.073 Acleris schalleriana Tortricidae3
49.083 Acleris ferrugana Tortricidae3
63.052 Rush Veneer Nomophila noctuella Crambidae3
73.134 Large Wainscot Rhizedra lutosa Noctuidae3
73.345 Lesser Yellow Underwing Noctua comes Noctuidae3
73.359 Setaceous Hebrew Character Xestia c-nigrum Noctuidae3
15.003 Caloptilia populetorum Gracillariidae2
32.018 Agonopterix heracliana Depressariidae2
32.036 Parsnip Moth Depressaria radiella Depressariidae2
70.038 Vestal Rhodometra sacraria Geometridae2
70.047 Gem Nycterosea obstipata Geometridae2
70.108 Pale November Moth Epirrita christyi Geometridae2
72.006 Bloxworth Snout Hypena obsitalis Erebidae2
73.198 Red-headed Chestnut Conistra erythrocephala Noctuidae2
73.297 White-point Mythimna albipuncta Noctuidae2
73.304 Cosmopolitan Leucania loreyi Noctuidae2
73.307 Pearly Underwing Peridroma saucia Noctuidae2
73.325 Shuttle-shaped Dart Agrotis puta Noctuidae2
12.027 Case-bearing Clothes Moth Tinea pellionella Tineidae1
12.039 Monopis crocicapitella Tineidae1
15.007 Azalea Leaf Miner Caloptilia azaleella Gracillariidae1
15.011 Caloptilia falconipennella Gracillariidae1
15.040 Phyllonorycter messaniella Gracillariidae1
15.083 Phyllonorycter trifasciella Gracillariidae1
32.017 Agonopterix arenella Depressariidae1
35.147 Carpatolechia decorella Gelechiidae1
40.008 Mompha subbistrigella Momphidae1
41.002 Blastobasis adustella Blastobasidae1
41.004 Blastobasis vittata Blastobasidae1
49.071 Acleris emargana Tortricidae1
49.075 Acleris umbrana Tortricidae1
49.077 Garden Rose Tortrix Acleris variegana Tortricidae1
62.062 Indian Meal Moth Plodia interpunctella Pyralidae1
63.064 Scoparia ambigualis Crambidae1
65.008 Peach Blossom Thyatira batis Drepanidae1
69.010 Humming-bird Hawk-moth Macroglossum stellatarum Sphingidae1
69.018 Silver-striped Hawk-moth Hippotion celerio Sphingidae1
70.247 Pale Brindled Beauty Phigalia pilosaria Geometridae1
70.255 Dotted Border Agriopis marginaria Geometridae1
70.258 Willow Beauty Peribatodes rhomboidaria Geometridae1
71.027 Chocolate-tip Clostera curtula Notodontidae1
72.004 Buttoned Snout Hypena rostralis Erebidae1
72.019 Buff Ermine Spilosoma lutea Erebidae1
73.076 Scarce Bordered Straw Helicoverpa armigera Noctuidae1
73.209 Red Sword-grass Xylena vetusta Noctuidae1
73.225 Brindled Green Dryobotodes eremita Noctuidae1
73.245 Small Quaker Orthosia cruda Noctuidae1
73.249 Hebrew Character Orthosia gothica Noctuidae1
73.295 Delicate Mythimna vitellina Noctuidae1