Flying Tonight

The following species have been recorded flying on this same date, 29/06/17, 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 / [B&F Code] / Vernacular / ScientificFamilyImage Total
Records
04 0506070809 10111213
73.317 [2089] Heart & Dart Agrotis exclamationis Noctuidae1330
70.016 [1713] Riband Wave Idaea aversata Geometridae1136
73.162 [2321] Dark Arches Apamea monoglypha Noctuidae1112
73.096 [2381] Uncertain Hoplodrina octogenaria Noctuidae1045
70.258 [1937] Willow Beauty Peribatodes rhomboidaria Geometridae1042
73.320 [2088] Heart & Club Agrotis clavis Noctuidae1015
73.342 [2107] Large Yellow Underwing Noctua pronuba Noctuidae925
72.019 [2061] Buff Ermine Spilosoma lutea Erebidae901
63.080 [1293]   Chrysoteuchia culmella Crambidae887
73.328 [2098] Flame Axylia putris Noctuidae828
69.016 [1991] Elephant Hawk-moth Deilephila elpenor Sphingidae813
73.267 [2160] Bright-line Brown-eye Lacanobia oleracea Noctuidae811
63.025 [1376] Small Magpie Anania hortulata Crambidae651
72.003 [2477] Snout Hypena proboscidalis Erebidae633
70.305 [1669] Common Emerald Hemithea aestivaria Geometridae555
71.025 [1994] Buff-tip Phalera bucephala Notodontidae543
70.252 [1931] Peppered Moth Biston betularia Geometridae529
70.226 [1906] Brimstone Moth Opisthograptis luteolata Geometridae526
72.045 [2050] Common Footman Eilema lurideola Erebidae514
62.001 [1428] Bee Moth Aphomia sociella Pyralidae505
70.144 [1860] Green Pug Pasiphila rectangulata Geometridae505
70.141 [1862] Double-striped Pug Gymnoscelis rufifasciata Geometridae496
73.329 [2102] Flame Shoulder Ochropleura plecta Noctuidae486
72.002 [2474] Straw Dot Rivula sericealis Erebidae485
49.039 [0998] Light Brown Apple Moth Epiphyas postvittana Tortricidae474
49.166 [1076]   Celypha lacunana Tortricidae458
70.243 [1922] Swallow-tailed Moth Ourapteryx sambucaria Geometridae451
70.012 [1711] Treble Brown Spot Idaea trigeminata Geometridae444
72.053 [2489] Fan-foot Herminia tarsipennalis Erebidae441
70.265 [1941] Mottled Beauty Alcis repandata Geometridae438
69.003 [1981] Poplar Hawk-moth Laothoe populi Sphingidae437
72.069 [2473] Beautiful Hook-tip Laspeyria flexula Erebidae409
70.207 [1887] Clouded Border Lomaspilis marginata Geometridae398
73.097 [2382] Rustic Hoplodrina blanda Noctuidae395
70.283 [1961] Light Emerald Campaea margaritaria Geometridae393
49.161 [1063]   Celypha striana Tortricidae391
65.009 [1653] Buff Arches Habrosyne pyritoides Drepanidae387
70.049 [1728] Garden Carpet Xanthorhoe fluctuata Geometridae376
73.092 [2387] Mottled Rustic Caradrina morpheus Noctuidae369
73.359 [2126] Setaceous Hebrew Character Xestia c-nigrum Noctuidae360
49.059 [1033] Green Oak Tortrix Tortrix viridana Tortricidae358
70.097 [1764] Common Marbled Carpet Dysstroma truncata Geometridae356
49.060 [1032]   Aleimma loeflingiana Tortricidae348
73.361 [2128] Double Square-spot Xestia triangulum Noctuidae343
73.015 [2441] Silver Y Autographa gamma Noctuidae339
70.280 [1958] Clouded Silver Lomographa temerata Geometridae338
49.294 [1175] Bramble Shoot Moth Notocelia uddmanniana Tortricidae336
73.293 [2198] Smoky Wainscot Mythimna impura Noctuidae327
63.081 [1294]   Crambus pascuella Crambidae325
73.047 [2291] Coronet Craniophora ligustri Noctuidae319
28.010 [0647] Brown House-moth Hofmannophila pseudospretella Oecophoridae318
73.099 [2384] Vine's Rustic Hoplodrina ambigua Noctuidae318
73.012 [2434] Burnished Brass Diachrysia chrysitis Noctuidae313
49.015 [0980] Variegated Golden Tortrix Archips xylosteana Tortricidae308
72.020 [2060] White Ermine Spilosoma lubricipeda Erebidae308
49.025 [0970] Barred Fruit-tree Tortrix Pandemis cerasana Tortricidae306
73.291 [2199] Common Wainscot Mythimna pallens Noctuidae306
18.001 [0464] Diamond-back Moth Plutella xylostella Plutellidae295
73.163 [2322] Light Arches Apamea lithoxylaea Noctuidae290
70.277 [1955] Common White Wave Cabera pusaria Geometridae283
73.095 [2389] Pale Mottled Willow Caradrina clavipalpis Noctuidae281
73.001 [2450] Spectacle Abrostola tripartita Noctuidae278
63.067 [1338]   Eudonia lacustrata Crambidae277
63.037 [1392]   Udea olivalis Crambidae269
72.031 [2069] Cinnabar Tyria jacobaeae Erebidae264
73.024 [2410] Marbled White Spot Deltote pygarga Noctuidae261
45.044 [1524] Common Plume Emmelina monodactyla Pterophoridae260
73.333 [2120] Ingrailed Clay Diarsia mendica Noctuidae254
70.008 [1707] Small Dusty Wave Idaea seriata Geometridae250
72.055 [2492] Small Fan-foot Herminia grisealis Erebidae248
49.013 [0977] Large Fruit-tree Tortrix Archips podana Tortricidae240
70.024 [1690] Small Blood-vein Scopula imitaria Geometridae240
62.065 [1474]   Ephestia unicolorella Pyralidae228
70.006 [1705] Dwarf Cream Wave Idaea fuscovenosa Geometridae228
70.183 [1834] Common Pug Eupithecia vulgata Geometridae221
73.301 [2205] Shoulder-striped Wainscot Leucania comma Noctuidae219
70.300 [1667] Blotched Emerald Comibaena bajularia Geometridae218
69.006 [1976] Privet Hawk-moth Sphinx ligustri Sphingidae215
70.093 [1758] Barred Straw Gandaritis pyraliata Geometridae214
63.088 [1302]   Crambus perlella Crambidae213
49.038 [0994]   Clepsis consimilana Tortricidae210
49.338 [1261] Codling Moth Cydia pomonella Tortricidae210
70.224 [1904] Scorched Wing Plagodis dolabraria Geometridae210
70.011 [1708] Single-dotted Wave Idaea dimidiata Geometridae209
49.109 [0937]   Agapeta hamana Tortricidae206
49.215 [1115]   Ancylis achatana Tortricidae197
63.064 [1334]   Scoparia ambigualis Crambidae197
66.003 [1634] Lackey Malacosoma neustria Lasiocampidae196
49.156 [1083] Marbled Orchard Tortrix Hedya nubiferana Tortricidae193
74.003 [2077] Short-cloaked Moth Nola cucullatella Nolidae193
63.018 [1378]   Anania coronata Crambidae192
73.101 [2380] Treble Lines Charanyca trigrammica Noctuidae191
73.216 [2318] Dun-bar Cosmia trapezina Noctuidae190
74.008 [2422] Green Silver-lines Pseudoips prasinana Nolidae186
62.077 [1424]   Endotricha flammealis Pyralidae185
71.009 [1999] Lobster Moth Stauropus fagi Notodontidae184
70.085 [1765] Barred Yellow Cidaria fulvata Geometridae183
73.270 [2155] Dot Moth Melanchra persicariae Noctuidae182
63.074 [1344]   Eudonia mercurella Crambidae178
63.034 [1390]   Udea prunalis Crambidae170
70.241 [1921] Scalloped Oak Crocallis elinguaria Geometridae170
73.300 [2202] L-album Wainscot Mythimna l-album Noctuidae170
73.325 [2092] Shuttle-shaped Dart Agrotis puta Noctuidae167
73.046 [2278] Poplar Grey Subacronicta megacephala Noctuidae167
69.017 [1992] Small Elephant Hawk-moth Deilephila porcellus Sphingidae166
73.298 [2193] Clay Mythimna ferrago Noctuidae164
72.035 [2037] Rosy Footman Miltochrista miniata Erebidae160
70.059 [1742] Yellow Shell Camptogramma bilineata Geometridae158
73.113 [2306] Angle Shades Phlogophora meticulosa Noctuidae157
70.278 [1956] Common Wave Cabera exanthemata Geometridae151
49.029 [1002]   Lozotaenia forsterana Tortricidae150
70.029 [1682] Blood-Vein Timandra comae Geometridae150
70.222 [1902] Brown Silver-line Petrophora chlorosata Geometridae149
70.173 [1825] Lime-speck Pug Eupithecia centaureata Geometridae148
73.297 [2194] White-point Mythimna albipuncta Noctuidae148
70.151 [1817] Foxglove Pug Eupithecia pulchellata Geometridae145
70.083 [1771a] Cypress Carpet Thera cupressata Geometridae143
72.046 [2047] Scarce Footman Eilema complana Erebidae141
70.013 [1702] Small Fan-footed Wave Idaea biselata Geometridae128
63.075 [1336]   Eudonia pallida Crambidae126
72.029 [2068] Scarlet Tiger Callimorpha dominula Erebidae126
70.081 [1768] Grey Pine Carpet Thera obeliscata Geometridae124
72.049 [2043] Orange Footman Eilema sororcula Erebidae124
45.030 [1513] White Plume Pterophorus pentadactyla Pterophoridae123
49.004 [1010] Red-barred Tortrix Ditula angustiorana Tortricidae122
49.265 [1201]   Eucosma cana Tortricidae122
70.114 [1876] Small Yellow Wave Hydrelia flammeolaria Geometridae121
65.013 [1657] Common Lutestring Ochropacha duplaris Drepanidae120
53.001 [0173] Festoon Apoda limacodes Limacodidae116
70.061 [1738] Common Carpet Epirrhoe alternata Geometridae116
73.338 [2118] True Lover's Knot Lycophotia porphyrea Noctuidae116
63.066 [1333]   Scoparia pyralella Crambidae115
70.142 [1858] V-Pug Chloroclystis v-ata Geometridae115
73.102 [2302] Brown Rustic Rusina ferruginea Noctuidae115
73.040 [2280] Miller Acronicta leporina Noctuidae114
73.154 [2330] Dusky Brocade Apamea remissa Noctuidae114
62.029 [1452]   Phycita roborella Pyralidae113
49.040 [1001]   Lozotaeniodes formosana Tortricidae112
70.176 [1827] Freyer's Pug Eupithecia intricata Geometridae109
73.261 [2150] Grey Arches Polia nebulosa Noctuidae109
73.176 [2340] Middle-barred Minor Oligia fasciuncula Noctuidae109
70.084 [1766] Blue-bordered Carpet Plemyria rubiginata Geometridae108
70.074 [1777] July Highflier Hydriomena furcata Geometridae108
70.284 [1962] Barred Red Hylaea fasciaria Geometridae108
73.220 [2225] Minor Shoulder-knot Brachylomia viminalis Noctuidae108
72.038 [2040] Four-dotted Footman Cybosia mesomella Erebidae107
73.158 [2334] Rustic Shoulder-knot Apamea sordens Noctuidae107
73.345 [2109] Lesser Yellow Underwing Noctua comes Noctuidae106
73.174 [2339] Tawny Marbled Minor Oligia latruncula Noctuidae105
49.091 [1011]   Pseudargyrotoza conwagana Tortricidae104
70.199 [1882] Small Seraphim Pterapherapteryx sexalata Geometridae104
45.010 [1497] Beautiful Plume Amblyptilia acanthadactyla Pterophoridae103
65.010 [1654] Figure of Eighty Tethea ocularis Drepanidae103
70.267 [1943] Great Oak Beauty Hypomecis roboraria Geometridae103
44.001 [1288] Twenty-plume Moth or Many-plumed Moth Alucita hexadactyla Alucitidae102
70.270 [1947] Engrailed Ectropis crepuscularia Geometridae102
72.013 [2030] Yellow-tail Euproctis similis Erebidae100
73.114 [2305] Small Angle Shades Euplexia lucipara Noctuidae100
49.157 [1082] Plum Tortrix Hedya pruniana Tortricidae99
62.070 [1414]   Synaphe punctalis Pyralidae99
73.105 [2301] Bird's Wing Dypterygia scabriuscula Noctuidae99
70.288 [1945] Brussels Lace Cleorodes lichenaria Geometridae98
69.002 [1980] Eyed Hawk-moth Smerinthus ocellata Sphingidae96
35.040 [0787]   Bryotropha terrella Gelechiidae95
70.190 [1837] Grey Pug Eupithecia subfuscata Geometridae93
73.155 [2327] Clouded Brindle Apamea epomidion Noctuidae93
62.042 [1458] Thistle Ermine Myelois circumvoluta Pyralidae92
16.001 [0424] Bird-cherry Ermine Yponomeuta evonymella Yponomeutidae87
63.115 [1331] Water Veneer Acentria ephemerella Crambidae87
70.214 [1893] Tawny-barred Angle Macaria liturata Geometridae87
72.012 [2029] Brown-tail Euproctis chrysorrhoea Erebidae86
70.302 [1673] Small Emerald Hemistola chrysoprasaria Geometridae85
69.007 [1978] Pine Hawk-moth Sphinx pinastri Sphingidae85
73.332 [2122] Purple Clay Diarsia brunnea Noctuidae85
73.319 [2087] Turnip Moth Agrotis segetum Noctuidae84
73.222 [2314] Dingy Shears Apterogenum ypsillon Noctuidae84
73.016 [2442] Beautiful Golden Y Autographa pulchrina Noctuidae84
62.076 [1415]   Hypsopygia glaucinalis Pyralidae83
03.005 [0014] Ghost Moth Hepialus humuli Hepialidae81
28.009 [0648] White-shouldered House-moth Endrosis sarcitrella Oecophoridae81
73.334 [2123] Small Square-spot Diarsia rubi Noctuidae81
73.173 [2337] Marbled Minor Oligia strigilis Noctuidae81
70.205 [1884] Magpie Abraxas grossulariata Geometridae80
74.009 [2423] Oak Nycteoline Nycteola revayana Nolidae79
54.008 [0169] Six-spot Burnet Zygaena filipendulae Zygaenidae78
39.001 [0905]   Blastodacna hellerella Parametriotidae78
49.050 [1020] Grey Tortrix Cnephasia stephensiana Tortricidae77
63.114 [1345] Brown China-mark Elophila nymphaeata Crambidae77
63.038 [1405] Mother of Pearl Pleuroptya ruralis Crambidae77
65.008 [1652] Peach Blossom Thyatira batis Drepanidae76
70.212 [1890] Sharp-angled Peacock Macaria alternata Geometridae76
73.343 [2110] Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing Noctua fimbriata Noctuidae76
63.086 [1301]   Crambus lathoniellus Crambidae75
73.039 [2279] Sycamore Acronicta aceris Noctuidae75
73.281 [2173] Lychnis Hadena bicruris Noctuidae74
62.075 [1413] Gold Triangle Hypsopygia costalis Pyralidae73
70.231 [1910] Lilac Beauty Apeira syringaria Geometridae73
73.273 [2147] Shears Hada plebeja Noctuidae73
03.002 [0017] Common Swift Korscheltellus lupulina Hepialidae72
50.002 [0161] Leopard Moth Zeuzera pyrina Cossidae72