Flying Tonight

The following species have been recorded flying on this same date, 14/12/19, 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)

Alternatively, select any week of the year:
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
70.106 Winter Moth Operophtera brumata Geometridae106
66.001 December Moth Poecilocampa populi Lasiocampidae82
70.256 Mottled Umber Erannis defoliaria Geometridae55
49.039 Light Brown Apple Moth Epiphyas postvittana Tortricidae35
63.031 Rusty-dot Pearl Udea ferrugalis Crambidae19
70.095 Red-Green Carpet Chloroclysta siterata Geometridae18
73.194 Chestnut Conistra vaccinii Noctuidae18
70.244 Feathered Thorn Colotois pennaria Geometridae17
73.190 Yellow-line Quaker Agrochola macilenta Noctuidae13
70.254 Scarce Umber Agriopis aurantiaria Geometridae9
49.261   Crocidosema plebejana Tortricidae8
73.189 Red-line Quaker Agrochola lota Noctuidae8
45.044 Common Plume Emmelina monodactyla Pterophoridae6
73.195 Dark Chestnut Conistra ligula Noctuidae6
73.210 Satellite Eupsilia transversa Noctuidae6
73.192 Brick Agrochola circellaris Noctuidae5
49.069   Acleris sparsana Tortricidae4
70.079 Spruce Carpet Thera britannica Geometridae4
70.083 Cypress Carpet Thera cupressata Geometridae4
12.048   Psychoides filicivora Tineidae3
35.123   Scrobipalpa costella Gelechiidae3
49.073   Acleris schalleriana Tortricidae3
49.076   Acleris cristana Tortricidae3
49.083   Acleris ferrugana Tortricidae3
70.081 Grey Pine Carpet Thera obeliscata Geometridae3
70.105 Northern Winter Moth Operophtera fagata Geometridae3
70.107 November Moth Epirrita dilutata Geometridae3
70.141 Double-striped Pug Gymnoscelis rufifasciata Geometridae3
18.001 Diamond-back Moth Plutella xylostella Plutellidae2
28.024   Tachystola acroxantha Oecophoridae2
41.002   Blastobasis adustella Blastobasidae2
63.048   Palpita vitrealis Crambidae2
70.077 Pine Carpet Pennithera firmata Geometridae2
73.015 Silver Y Autographa gamma Noctuidae2
73.244 Common Quaker Orthosia cerasi Noctuidae2
73.342 Large Yellow Underwing Noctua pronuba Noctuidae2
15.011   Caloptilia falconipennella Gracillariidae1
15.012   Caloptilia semifascia Gracillariidae1
20.012   Argyresthia goedartella Argyresthiidae1
21.001 Apple Leaf Miner Lyonetia clerkella Lyonetiidae1
32.017   Agonopterix arenella Depressariidae1
32.018   Agonopterix heracliana Depressariidae1
34.009   Cosmopterix pulchrimella Cosmopterigidae1
44.001 Twenty-plume Moth or Many-plumed Moth Alucita hexadactyla Alucitidae1
63.064   Scoparia ambigualis Crambidae1
69.010 Humming-bird Hawk-moth Macroglossum stellatarum Sphingidae1
70.029 Blood-Vein Timandra comae Geometridae1
70.097 Common Marbled Carpet Dysstroma truncata Geometridae1
70.247 Pale Brindled Beauty Phigalia pilosaria Geometridae1
72.003 Snout Hypena proboscidalis Erebidae1
73.065 Sprawler Asteroscopus sphinx Noctuidae1
73.095 Pale Mottled Willow Caradrina clavipalpis Noctuidae1
73.193 Lunar Underwing Omphaloscelis lunosa Noctuidae1
73.201 Pale Pinion Lithophane socia Noctuidae1
73.202 Grey Shoulder-knot Lithophane ornitopus Noctuidae1
73.223 Oak Rustic Dryobota labecula Noctuidae1
73.300 L-album Wainscot Mythimna l-album Noctuidae1
73.307 Pearly Underwing Peridroma saucia Noctuidae1
73.317 Heart & Dart Agrotis exclamationis Noctuidae1
73.334 Small Square-spot Diarsia rubi Noctuidae1
73.345 Lesser Yellow Underwing Noctua comes Noctuidae1
73.357 Square-spot Rustic Xestia xanthographa Noctuidae1
73.359 Setaceous Hebrew Character Xestia c-nigrum Noctuidae1