Flying Tonight

The following species have been recorded flying on this same date, 19/02/20, 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
73.244 Common Quaker Orthosia cerasi Noctuidae209
73.194 Chestnut Conistra vaccinii Noctuidae194
70.247 Pale Brindled Beauty Phigalia pilosaria Geometridae169
49.044   Tortricodes alternella Tortricidae155
70.255 Dotted Border Agriopis marginaria Geometridae154
73.249 Hebrew Character Orthosia gothica Noctuidae126
70.246 Small Brindled Beauty Apocheima hispidaria Geometridae124
70.253 Spring Usher Agriopis leucophaearia Geometridae107
73.245 Small Quaker Orthosia cruda Noctuidae101
73.210 Satellite Eupsilia transversa Noctuidae82
70.251 Oak Beauty Biston strataria Geometridae64
70.245 March Moth Alsophila aescularia Geometridae53
32.018   Agonopterix heracliana Depressariidae39
70.282 Early Moth Theria primaria Geometridae39
49.039 Light Brown Apple Moth Epiphyas postvittana Tortricidae33
73.242 Clouded Drab Orthosia incerta Noctuidae33
73.202 Grey Shoulder-knot Lithophane ornitopus Noctuidae27
65.016 Yellow Horned Achlya flavicornis Drepanidae26
45.044 Common Plume Emmelina monodactyla Pterophoridae23
73.195 Dark Chestnut Conistra ligula Noctuidae18
17.011   Ypsolopha ustella Ypsolophidae17
70.066 Shoulder Stripe Earophila badiata Geometridae16
73.069 Early Grey Xylocampa areola Noctuidae16
40.006   Mompha jurassicella Momphidae15
49.076   Acleris cristana Tortricidae13
70.141 Double-striped Pug Gymnoscelis rufifasciata Geometridae13
40.008   Mompha subbistrigella Momphidae10
29.001   Diurnea fagella Chimabachidae9
73.250 Twin-spotted Quaker Anorthoa munda Noctuidae9
49.087   Acleris literana Tortricidae7
70.095 Red-Green Carpet Chloroclysta siterata Geometridae7
44.001 Twenty-plume Moth or Many-plumed Moth Alucita hexadactyla Alucitidae6
49.083   Acleris ferrugana Tortricidae6
70.156 Brindled Pug Eupithecia abbreviata Geometridae6
32.007   Agonopterix ocellana Depressariidae5
32.017   Agonopterix arenella Depressariidae5
32.031   Agonopterix alstromeriana Depressariidae5
73.197 Dotted Chestnut Conistra rubiginea Noctuidae5
28.009 White-shouldered House-moth Endrosis sarcitrella Oecophoridae4
70.225 Horse Chestnut Pachycnemia hippocastanaria Geometridae4
74.009 Oak Nycteoline Nycteola revayana Nolidae4
35.123   Scrobipalpa costella Gelechiidae3
49.073   Acleris schalleriana Tortricidae3
70.256 Mottled Umber Erannis defoliaria Geometridae3
70.270 Engrailed Ectropis crepuscularia Geometridae3
73.015 Silver Y Autographa gamma Noctuidae3
73.113 Angle Shades Phlogophora meticulosa Noctuidae3
73.209 Red Sword-grass Xylena vetusta Noctuidae3
73.241 Pine Beauty Panolis flammea Noctuidae3
12.048   Psychoides filicivora Tineidae2
15.012   Caloptilia semifascia Gracillariidae2
32.039   Depressaria daucella Depressariidae2
49.082   Acleris hyemana Tortricidae2
49.086   Acleris logiana Tortricidae2
63.069   Eudonia angustea Crambidae2
69.010 Humming-bird Hawk-moth Macroglossum stellatarum Sphingidae2
70.067 Streamer Anticlea derivata Geometridae2
70.202 Early Tooth-striped Trichopteryx carpinata Geometridae2
70.237 Early Thorn Selenia dentaria Geometridae2
73.201 Pale Pinion Lithophane socia Noctuidae2
73.327 Dark Sword-grass Agrotis ipsilon Noctuidae2
73.336 Red Chestnut Cerastis rubricosa Noctuidae2
12.026 Common Clothes Moth Tineola bisselliella Tineidae1
12.027 Case-bearing Clothes Moth Tinea pellionella Tineidae1
15.018   Povolnya leucapennella Gracillariidae1
17.001   Ypsolopha mucronella Ypsolophidae1
17.005   Ypsolopha scabrella Ypsolophidae1
19.011 Leek Moth Acrolepiopsis assectella Glyphipterigidae1
32.019   Agonopterix ciliella Depressariidae1
32.035   Agonopterix yeatiana Depressariidae1
35.033   Platyedra subcinerea Gelechiidae1
35.147   Carpatolechia decorella Gelechiidae1
40.005   Mompha divisella Momphidae1
46.001   Schreckensteinia festaliella Schreckensteiniidae1
49.085   Acleris kochiella Tortricidae1
52.002 Hornet Moth Sesia apiformis Sesiidae1
63.031 Rusty-dot Pearl Udea ferrugalis Crambidae1
70.016 Riband Wave Idaea aversata Geometridae1
70.106 Winter Moth Operophtera brumata Geometridae1
70.203 Orange Underwing Archiearis parthenias Geometridae1
70.226 Brimstone Moth Opisthograptis luteolata Geometridae1
70.248 Brindled Beauty Lycia hirtaria Geometridae1
73.200 Tawny Pinion Lithophane semibrunnea Noctuidae1
73.246 Lead-coloured Drab Orthosia populeti Noctuidae1