At the moment.... mostly about moths

Thursday, 16 July 2009

Moth Trap 53

Another good mix of moths in the trap, plus a couple of new species:

Heart and Dart 3
Large Yellow Underwing 1
Lattice Heath 2
Bright-line Brown-eye 4
Dot Moth 4
Dark Arches 10
Riband Wave 1
Poplar Grey 1
Least carpet 1
Small Magpie 2
Common Footman 3
Marbled Green 1 (new !)
Swallowtailed Moth 1
Codling Moth Cydia pomonella 1 (new !)
Least Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing 1 (new !)

Marbled Green

Marbled Green (Cryphia muralis)

Swallowtailed Moth

Swallowtailed Moth (Ourapteryx sambucaria)

Least Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing - fairly sure this is corect

Least Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing (Noctua janthe)

Codling Moth Cydia pomonella

Micro - TBD

Moth Totals

Total species 97 (94 in garden)

Total Moths 968


Bennyboymothman said...

Nice Marbled Green, very scarce here and never seen one.

Yeah Lesser Broad-bordered :)

The micro is Codling Moth Cydia pomonella

JerryL said...

Thanks Ben