Flying Tonight

The following species have been recorded flying on this same date, 24/01/21, 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
1011 1213141516 171819
70.106 Winter Moth Operophtera brumata Geometridae40
70.256 Mottled Umber Erannis defoliaria Geometridae26
73.194 Chestnut Conistra vaccinii Noctuidae19
70.253 Spring Usher Agriopis leucophaearia Geometridae13
70.282 Early Moth Theria primaria Geometridae10
49.039 Light Brown Apple Moth Epiphyas postvittana Tortricidae8
70.247 Pale Brindled Beauty Phigalia pilosaria Geometridae8
73.210 Satellite Eupsilia transversa Noctuidae7
17.011   Ypsolopha ustella Ypsolophidae6
66.001 December Moth Poecilocampa populi Lasiocampidae6
32.018   Agonopterix heracliana Depressariidae5
45.044 Common Plume Emmelina monodactyla Pterophoridae5
73.249 Hebrew Character Orthosia gothica Noctuidae5
70.141 Double-striped Pug Gymnoscelis rufifasciata Geometridae4
32.007   Agonopterix ocellana Depressariidae3
70.255 Dotted Border Agriopis marginaria Geometridae3
73.244 Common Quaker Orthosia cerasi Noctuidae3
19.011 Leek Moth Acrolepiopsis assectella Glyphipterigidae2
32.017   Agonopterix arenella Depressariidae2
44.001 Many-plumed Moth Alucita hexadactyla Alucitidae2
45.010 Beautiful Plume Amblyptilia acanthadactyla Pterophoridae2
69.010 Humming-bird Hawk-moth Macroglossum stellatarum Sphingidae2
70.095 Red-Green Carpet Chloroclysta siterata Geometridae2
73.202 Grey Shoulder-knot Lithophane ornitopus Noctuidae2
12.048   Psychoides filicivora Tineidae1
18.001 Diamond-back Moth Plutella xylostella Plutellidae1
32.039   Depressaria daucella Depressariidae1
40.006   Mompha jurassicella Momphidae1
40.008   Mompha subbistrigella Momphidae1
49.044   Tortricodes alternella Tortricidae1
49.069   Acleris sparsana Tortricidae1
49.073   Acleris schalleriana Tortricidae1
49.076   Acleris cristana Tortricidae1
49.080   Acleris hastiana Tortricidae1
49.083   Acleris ferrugana Tortricidae1
49.091   Pseudargyrotoza conwagana Tortricidae1
62.062 Indian Meal Moth Plodia interpunctella Pyralidae1
70.077 Pine Carpet Pennithera firmata Geometridae1
72.006 Bloxworth Snout Hypena obsitalis Erebidae1
73.015 Silver Y Autographa gamma Noctuidae1
73.113 Angle Shades Phlogophora meticulosa Noctuidae1
73.195 Dark Chestnut Conistra ligula Noctuidae1
73.209 Red Sword-grass Xylena vetusta Noctuidae1
73.245 Small Quaker Orthosia cruda Noctuidae1