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 50) 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
1631 Poecilocampa populi (December Moth)Lasiocampidae71
1799 Operophtera brumata (Winter Moth)Geometridae58
1935 Erannis defoliaria (Mottled Umber)Geometridae13
2264 Agrochola macilenta (Yellow-line Quaker)Noctuidae7
1923 Colotois pennaria (Feathered Thorn)Geometridae7
2258 Conistra vaccinii (Chestnut)Noctuidae7
2262 Agrochola circellaris (Brick)Noctuidae7
2306 Phlogophora meticulosa (Angle Shades)Noctuidae7
1157 Crocidosema plebejanaTortricidae6
2441 Autographa gamma (Silver Y)Noctuidae6
2203 Mythimna unipuncta (White-speck)Noctuidae5
1760 Chloroclysta siterata (Red-green Carpet)Geometridae4
1862 Gymnoscelis rufifasciata (Double-striped Pug)Geometridae4
2259 Conistra ligula (Dark Chestnut)Noctuidae4
2232 Aporophyla nigra (Black Rustic)Noctuidae4
1933 Agriopis aurantiaria (Scarce Umber)Geometridae3
1026 Exapate congelatellaTortricidae3
2237 Lithophane ornitopus (Grey Shoulder-knot)Noctuidae3
2256 Eupsilia transversa (Satellite)Noctuidae3
2235 Lithophane semibrunnea (Tawny Pinion)Noctuidae2
1524 Emmelina monodactylaPterophoridae2
1395 Udea ferrugalis (Rusty-dot Pearl)Pyralidae2
1771a Thera cupressata (Cypress Carpet)Geometridae2
1800 Operophtera fagata (Northern Winter Moth)Geometridae2