Flying tonight

The following species are all expected to be adult and on the wing now.  This list is based on the current week (Week 4) and includes adult/mature stages found at this time of year from our data.  The most likely species come first - note that those at the end of the list may be unlikely.  See also Common Species out now

SpeciesFamilyNumber of Records
1799 Operophtera brumata (Winter Moth)Geometridae31
2258 Conistra vaccinii (Chestnut)Noctuidae30
1932 Agriopis leucophaearia (Spring Usher)Geometridae20
1926 Phigalia pilosaria (Pale Brindled Beauty)Geometridae13
1935 Erannis defoliaria (Mottled Umber)Geometridae8
2256 Eupsilia transversa (Satellite)Noctuidae8
1960 Theria primaria (Early Moth)Geometridae7
1045 Acleris notanaTortricidae6
1053 Acleris hastianaTortricidae5
2259 Conistra ligula (Dark Chestnut)Noctuidae5
1905 Pachycnemia hippocastanaria (Horse Chestnut)Geometridae4
1934 Agriopis marginaria (Dotted Border)Geometridae4
1289 Euchromius ocelleaPyralidae4
0819 Scrobipalpa costellaGelechiidae3
0688 Agonopterix heraclianaOecophoridae3
1157 Crocidosema plebejanaTortricidae2
1025 Tortricodes alternellaTortricidae2
1631 Poecilocampa populi (December Moth)Lasiocampidae2
0998 Epiphyas postvittana (Light Brown Apple Moth)Tortricidae2
1862 Gymnoscelis rufifasciata (Double-striped Pug)Geometridae2
2190 Orthosia gothica (Hebrew Character)Noctuidae2
1395 Udea ferrugalis (Rusty-dot Pearl)Pyralidae2
1930 Biston strataria (Oak Beauty)Geometridae2
1044 Acleris ferruganaTortricidae2