Flying Tonight

The following species have been recorded flying on this same date, 17/01/18, 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 / [B&F Code] / Vernacular / ScientificFamilyImage Total
Records
04 0506070809 10111213
70.106 [1799] Winter Moth Operophtera brumata Geometridae56
73.194 [2258] Chestnut Conistra vaccinii Noctuidae51
70.256 [1935] Mottled Umber Erannis defoliaria Geometridae41
70.253 [1932] Spring Usher Agriopis leucophaearia Geometridae36
70.247 [1926] Pale Brindled Beauty Phigalia pilosaria Geometridae29
70.282 [1960] Early Moth Theria primaria Geometridae22
49.039 [0998] Light Brown Apple Moth Epiphyas postvittana Tortricidae20
73.210 [2256] Satellite Eupsilia transversa Noctuidae10
17.011 [0461]   Ypsolopha ustella Ypsolophidae9
32.018 [0688]   Agonopterix heracliana Depressariidae7
45.044 [1524] Common Plume Emmelina monodactyla Pterophoridae6
66.001 [1631] December Moth Poecilocampa populi Lasiocampidae6
45.010 [1497] Beautiful Plume Amblyptilia acanthadactyla Pterophoridae5
49.080 [1053]   Acleris hastiana Tortricidae4
70.141 [1862] Double-striped Pug Gymnoscelis rufifasciata Geometridae4
70.255 [1934] Dotted Border Agriopis marginaria Geometridae4
73.249 [2190] Hebrew Character Orthosia gothica Noctuidae4
73.195 [2259] Dark Chestnut Conistra ligula Noctuidae4
73.015 [2441] Silver Y Autographa gamma Noctuidae4
49.044 [1025]   Tortricodes alternella Tortricidae3
73.244 [2187] Common Quaker Orthosia cerasi Noctuidae3
73.113 [2306] Angle Shades Phlogophora meticulosa Noctuidae3
19.011 [0473] Leek Moth Acrolepiopsis assectella Glyphipterigidae2
32.007 [0701]   Agonopterix ocellana Depressariidae2
73.336 [2139] Red Chestnut Cerastis rubricosa Noctuidae2
73.202 [2237] Grey Shoulder-knot Lithophane ornitopus Noctuidae2
12.048 [0200]   Psychoides filicivora Tineidae1
12.038 [0229]   Monopis obviella Tineidae1
18.001 [0464] Diamond-back Moth Plutella xylostella Plutellidae1
28.009 [0648] White-shouldered House-moth Endrosis sarcitrella Oecophoridae1
32.039 [0670]   Depressaria daucella Depressariidae1
32.031 [0695]   Agonopterix alstromeriana Depressariidae1
40.006 [0890]   Mompha jurassicella Momphidae1
40.008 [0892]   Mompha subbistrigella Momphidae1
49.091 [1011]   Pseudargyrotoza conwagana Tortricidae1
49.069 [1041]   Acleris sparsana Tortricidae1
49.083 [1044]   Acleris ferrugana Tortricidae1
49.084 [1045]   Acleris notana Tortricidae1
49.073 [1047]   Acleris schalleriana Tortricidae1
49.076 [1054]   Acleris cristana Tortricidae1
44.001 [1288] Twenty-plume Moth or Many-plumed Moth Alucita hexadactyla Alucitidae1
70.008 [1707] Small Dusty Wave Idaea seriata Geometridae1
70.225 [1905] Horse Chestnut Pachycnemia hippocastanaria Geometridae1
73.245 [2182] Small Quaker Orthosia cruda Noctuidae1
73.200 [2235] Tawny Pinion Lithophane semibrunnea Noctuidae1
73.069 [2243] Early Grey Xylocampa areola Noctuidae1
72.006 [2478] Bloxworth Snout Hypena obsitalis Erebidae1