Flying Tonight

The following species have been recorded flying on this same date, 27/01/20, 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
0708 0910111213 141516
70.253 Spring Usher Agriopis leucophaearia Geometridae60
73.194 Chestnut Conistra vaccinii Noctuidae59
70.247 Pale Brindled Beauty Phigalia pilosaria Geometridae51
70.282 Early Moth Theria primaria Geometridae28
49.039 Light Brown Apple Moth Epiphyas postvittana Tortricidae27
70.255 Dotted Border Agriopis marginaria Geometridae15
70.106 Winter Moth Operophtera brumata Geometridae13
73.244 Common Quaker Orthosia cerasi Noctuidae13
70.251 Oak Beauty Biston strataria Geometridae11
32.018   Agonopterix heracliana Depressariidae10
70.256 Mottled Umber Erannis defoliaria Geometridae9
73.210 Satellite Eupsilia transversa Noctuidae9
73.249 Hebrew Character Orthosia gothica Noctuidae8
45.044 Common Plume Emmelina monodactyla Pterophoridae7
49.044   Tortricodes alternella Tortricidae7
70.141 Double-striped Pug Gymnoscelis rufifasciata Geometridae7
73.195 Dark Chestnut Conistra ligula Noctuidae5
73.245 Small Quaker Orthosia cruda Noctuidae5
63.076   Euchromius ocellea Crambidae4
32.007   Agonopterix ocellana Depressariidae2
32.031   Agonopterix alstromeriana Depressariidae2
40.006   Mompha jurassicella Momphidae2
40.008   Mompha subbistrigella Momphidae2
49.076   Acleris cristana Tortricidae2
66.001 December Moth Poecilocampa populi Lasiocampidae2
70.095 Red-Green Carpet Chloroclysta siterata Geometridae2
73.015 Silver Y Autographa gamma Noctuidae2
73.113 Angle Shades Phlogophora meticulosa Noctuidae2
73.307 Pearly Underwing Peridroma saucia Noctuidae2
12.038   Monopis obviella Tineidae1
17.011   Ypsolopha ustella Ypsolophidae1
29.001   Diurnea fagella Chimabachidae1
32.017   Agonopterix arenella Depressariidae1
35.123   Scrobipalpa costella Gelechiidae1
35.151   Carpatolechia proximella Gelechiidae1
44.001 Twenty-plume Moth or Many-plumed Moth Alucita hexadactyla Alucitidae1
49.082   Acleris hyemana Tortricidae1
49.083   Acleris ferrugana Tortricidae1
49.084   Acleris notana Tortricidae1
49.086   Acleris logiana Tortricidae1
63.046   Duponchelia fovealis Crambidae1
65.016 Yellow Horned Achlya flavicornis Drepanidae1
70.066 Shoulder Stripe Earophila badiata Geometridae1
70.156 Brindled Pug Eupithecia abbreviata Geometridae1
70.225 Horse Chestnut Pachycnemia hippocastanaria Geometridae1
70.226 Brimstone Moth Opisthograptis luteolata Geometridae1
70.245 March Moth Alsophila aescularia Geometridae1
72.001 Herald Scoliopteryx libatrix Erebidae1
72.004 Buttoned Snout Hypena rostralis Erebidae1
73.069 Early Grey Xylocampa areola Noctuidae1
73.202 Grey Shoulder-knot Lithophane ornitopus Noctuidae1
73.327 Dark Sword-grass Agrotis ipsilon Noctuidae1