Flying Tonight

The following species have been recorded flying on this same date, 21/11/18, 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
0708 0910111213 141516
70.244 Feathered Thorn Colotois pennaria Geometridae138
49.039 Light Brown Apple Moth Epiphyas postvittana Tortricidae104
66.001 December Moth Poecilocampa populi Lasiocampidae81
70.106 Winter Moth Operophtera brumata Geometridae65
63.031 Rusty-dot Pearl Udea ferrugalis Crambidae58
70.254 Scarce Umber Agriopis aurantiaria Geometridae58
73.194 Chestnut Conistra vaccinii Noctuidae55
73.190 Yellow-line Quaker Agrochola macilenta Noctuidae54
70.095 Red-Green Carpet Chloroclysta siterata Geometridae49
70.256 Mottled Umber Erannis defoliaria Geometridae44
73.065 Sprawler Asteroscopus sphinx Noctuidae37
18.001 Diamond-back Moth Plutella xylostella Plutellidae26
73.015 Silver Y Autographa gamma Noctuidae25
70.107 November Moth Epirrita dilutata Geometridae22
73.192 Brick Agrochola circellaris Noctuidae17
45.044 Common Plume Emmelina monodactyla Pterophoridae15
73.189 Red-line Quaker Agrochola lota Noctuidae15
70.079 Spruce Carpet Thera britannica Geometridae13
73.210 Satellite Eupsilia transversa Noctuidae13
63.048   Palpita vitrealis Crambidae11
70.083 Cypress Carpet Thera cupressata Geometridae11
73.206 Blair's Shoulder-knot or Stone Pinion Lithophane leautieri Noctuidae11
49.069   Acleris sparsana Tortricidae10
73.113 Angle Shades Phlogophora meticulosa Noctuidae10
73.223 Oak Rustic Dryobota labecula Noctuidae9
17.011   Ypsolopha ustella Ypsolophidae8
70.081 Grey Pine Carpet Thera obeliscata Geometridae8
70.097 Common Marbled Carpet Dysstroma truncata Geometridae8
73.195 Dark Chestnut Conistra ligula Noctuidae8
70.077 Pine Carpet Pennithera firmata Geometridae7
70.141 Double-striped Pug Gymnoscelis rufifasciata Geometridae7
73.202 Grey Shoulder-knot Lithophane ornitopus Noctuidae7
73.327 Dark Sword-grass Agrotis ipsilon Noctuidae7
35.123   Scrobipalpa costella Gelechiidae6
73.068 Green-brindled Crescent Allophyes oxyacanthae Noctuidae6
73.186 Beaded Chestnut Agrochola lychnidis Noctuidae6
73.224 Merveille du Jour Griposia aprilina Noctuidae6
73.342 Large Yellow Underwing Noctua pronuba Noctuidae6
12.048   Psychoides filicivora Tineidae5
63.052 Rush Veneer Nomophila noctuella Crambidae5
73.319 Turnip Moth Agrotis segetum Noctuidae5
28.024   Tachystola acroxantha Oecophoridae4
41.003   Blastobasis lacticolella Blastobasidae4
73.233 Black Rustic Aporophyla nigra Noctuidae4
15.012   Caloptilia semifascia Gracillariidae3
28.009 White-shouldered House-moth Endrosis sarcitrella Oecophoridae3
73.134 Large Wainscot Rhizedra lutosa Noctuidae3
12.027 Case-bearing Clothes Moth Tinea pellionella Tineidae2
44.001 Twenty-plume Moth or Many-plumed Moth Alucita hexadactyla Alucitidae2
49.073   Acleris schalleriana Tortricidae2
49.083   Acleris ferrugana Tortricidae2
49.086   Acleris logiana Tortricidae2
63.069   Eudonia angustea Crambidae2
70.038 Vestal Rhodometra sacraria Geometridae2
70.047 Gem Nycterosea obstipata Geometridae2
70.105 Northern Winter Moth Operophtera fagata Geometridae2
70.108 Pale November Moth Epirrita christyi Geometridae2
70.109 Autumnal Moth Epirrita autumnata Geometridae2
72.006 Bloxworth Snout Hypena obsitalis Erebidae2
73.198 Red-headed Chestnut Conistra erythrocephala Noctuidae2
73.249 Hebrew Character Orthosia gothica Noctuidae2
73.296 American Wainscot or White-speck Mythimna unipuncta Noctuidae2
73.325 Shuttle-shaped Dart Agrotis puta Noctuidae2
04.045   Stigmella aurella Nepticulidae1
12.039   Monopis crocicapitella Tineidae1
32.018   Agonopterix heracliana Depressariidae1
32.036 Parsnip Moth Depressaria radiella Depressariidae1
35.147   Carpatolechia decorella Gelechiidae1
37.063   Coleophora albicosta Coleophoridae1
41.002   Blastobasis adustella Blastobasidae1
49.261   Crocidosema plebejana Tortricidae1
49.285   Epiblema scutulana Tortricidae1
62.062 Indian Meal Moth Plodia interpunctella Pyralidae1
63.064   Scoparia ambigualis Crambidae1
69.018 Silver-striped Hawk-moth Hippotion celerio Sphingidae1
70.247 Pale Brindled Beauty Phigalia pilosaria Geometridae1
70.258 Willow Beauty Peribatodes rhomboidaria Geometridae1
71.027 Chocolate-tip Clostera curtula Notodontidae1
72.001 Herald Scoliopteryx libatrix Erebidae1
72.004 Buttoned Snout Hypena rostralis Erebidae1
72.019 Buff Ermine Spilosoma lutea Erebidae1
73.076 Scarce Bordered Straw or Old World Bollworm Helicoverpa armigera Noctuidae1
73.162 Dark Arches Apamea monoglypha Noctuidae1
73.209 Red Sword-grass Xylena vetusta Noctuidae1
73.225 Brindled Green Dryobotodes eremita Noctuidae1
73.245 Small Quaker Orthosia cruda Noctuidae1
73.304 Cosmopolitan Leucania loreyi Noctuidae1
73.307 Pearly Underwing Peridroma saucia Noctuidae1
73.345 Lesser Yellow Underwing Noctua comes Noctuidae1
74.009 Oak Nycteoline Nycteola revayana Nolidae1