Passenger, caught 23/9/2006 (National moth night).

Mothing at St Margaret's

Most of the Moth lists and Photographs are from my garden (TR359450) in the village of St Margaret's at Cliffe in Kent. It is situated about 1Km from the sea and has farmland with in 100 metres. The garden is well shrubbed and about 1600 sq metres. I normally run a 125 MV lamp and a 15W actinic light over-night and once the season gets going a couple of other traps. At the moment both are 25W black Lamps. previously I used a 160W blended lamp in one of them. All traps are home made. Trapping dates refer to the date the trap was put out.
I try and identify all the Macro Moths, with the micros I am not at all systematic, I do more than I used to with the help of the new book, but there are some that do get through.


Thursday, 23 June 2011

Species List for 22/6/2011

Perlella and Double Square-spot were new for the year.

Code Taxon Vernacular Individuals
17 Hepialus lupulinus Common Swift 2
874 Blastobasis lacticolella
2
1002 Lozotaenia forsterana
1
1063 Celypha striana
1
1293 Chrysoteuchia culmella Garden Grass-veneer 6
1302 Crambus perlella
1
1513 Pterophorus pentadactyla White Plume Moth 1
1728 Xanthorhoe fluctuata Garden Carpet 1
1742 Camptogramma bilineata Yellow Shell 1
1834 Eupithecia vulgata Common Pug 1
1931 Biston betularia Peppered Moth 2
1941 Alcis repandata Mottled Beauty 1
1976 Sphinx ligustri Privet Hawk-moth 2
1991 Deilephila elpenor Elephant Hawk-moth 1
1994 Phalera bucephala Buff-tip 1
2060 Spilosoma lubricipeda White Ermine 1
2061 Spilosoma luteum Buff Ermine 3
2088 Agrotis clavis Heart and Club 17
2089 Agrotis exclamationis Heart and Dart 18
2092 Agrotis puta Shuttle-shaped Dart 1
2098 Axylia putris Flame 1
2107 Noctua pronuba Large Yellow Underwing 2
2128 Xestia triangulum Double Square-spot 1
2154 Mamestra brassicae Cabbage Moth 1
2302 Rusina ferruginea Brown Rustic 1
2321 Apamea monoglypha Dark Arches 3
2334 Apamea sordens Rustic Shoulder-knot 2
2381 Hoplodrina alsines Uncertain 7
2384 Hoplodrina ambigua Vine's Rustic 3
2387 Caradrina morpheus Mottled Rustic 2
2389 Paradrina clavipalpis Pale Mottled Willow 1

88 Moths of 31 Species, (25 Macro,6 Micro)

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