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current posts

 
Tue 22nd September 2020 20:10 by Mike Hetherington
Puncknowle 21.9.20 125W MV
32 species including FFG Paraswammerdamia albicapitella and FFY Wax Moth and Bordered Straw.  Other migrant interest included Rusty-dot Pearl (1), Vestal (1) and Silver Y (3).
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Tue 22nd September 2020 18:24 by Colin Burningham
Yetminster 21st September
Very little here as of late. Last night, only 16 species but including a splendid Pink-barred Sallow.
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Tue 22nd September 2020 17:29 by Geoff Lightfoot
Preston 21st September
3 traps - Convolvulus Hawk-moth , 2 Dark Sword-grass , Delicate , Scarce Bordered Straw , 2Silver Y , Pinion-streaked Snout.
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Tue 22nd September 2020 10:54 by Julian Francis
Tolpuddle 21 September 2020
Second generation Red-barred Tortrix.
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Mon 21st September 2020 17:46 by Geoff Lightfoot
Preston 20th September
Shuttle-shaped Dart , Clancy’s Rustic , Black Rustic , Large Wainscot , 2 Red Underwing , Pearly Underwing.
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Mon 21st September 2020 13:50 by Barry Moore
Barry Moore Hamworthy
5 Box tree moths (white form).
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Mon 21st September 2020 11:09 by Andrew Foster
Bridport 20th September 2020
2 Clifden Nonpareil, 1 Red Underwing and FFY Black Rustic.
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Mon 21st September 2020 08:52 by Julian Francis
Tolpuddle 20 September 2020
FFG Dark-barred Twin-spot Carpet (thanks to Phil for confirming the ID). FFY Feathered Ranunculus and Beaded Chestnut.
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Sun 20th September 2020 16:38 by Geoff Lightfoot
Preston 19th September
Clifden Nonpareil - the third in a week.
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Sun 20th September 2020 13:18 by Andrew Foster
Bridport 19th September 2020
2 European Corn-borer, 1 Clancy's Rustic, 1 very worn Clifden Nonpareil and FFY Large Wainscot.
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Sun 20th September 2020 10:24 by Julian Francis
Tolpuddle 19 September 2020
One Dewick's Plusia, and two Delicate.  FFY one Clifden Nonpareil and one Cabbage Moth. Also a late C. quercana and Buff Arches.
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Sat 19th September 2020 16:26 by Geoff Lightfoot
Preston 18th September
Dark Sword-grass , Scarce Bordered Straw , Silver Y ; Vapourer , L-album Wainscot , Pink-barred Sallow.
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Sat 19th September 2020 11:04 by Julian Francis
Tolpuddle 18 September 2020
FFG one Barred Hook-tip. Also FFY one Heath Rustic (a very uncommon moth here).
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Sat 19th September 2020 09:58 by Anthony Charles Bell
Spetisbury Anthony Bell
Cloaked Carpet

1793 Cloaked Carpet 05 Copyright: Anthony Charles Bell

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Thu 17th September 2020 15:46 by Andrew Foster
Bridport 16th September 2020
1 Box Tree Moth (dark form)
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Thu 17th September 2020 11:26 by Anthony Charles Bell
Spetisbury Anthony Bell
Beautiful Marbled

2409a Beautiful Marbled 04 Copyright: Anthony Charles Bell

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Wed 16th September 2020 16:08 by Geoff Lightfoot
Preston 15th September
Palpita vitrealis , 2 European Corn-borer , Dark Sword-grass , 11 Angle Shades , 5 Silver Y ; Small Blood-vein , Nutmeg , Black Rustic , Centre-barred Sallow , Pink-barred Sallow , Lunar Underwing , Clifden Nonpareil , Red Underwing , Dark Spectacle.
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Wed 16th September 2020 07:55 by Julian Francis
Tolpuddle 15 September 2020
One Vestal.  A second generation Spruce Carpet.
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Tue 15th September 2020 13:43 by Mike Hetherington
Puncknowle 14.9.20 125W MV
FFY included Nephopterix angustella, Feathered Gothic, Feathered Brindle & Feathered Ranunculus.  Also singles of Rusty-dot Pearl, Vestal and Delicate.
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Tue 15th September 2020 11:27 by Julian Francis
Tolpuddle 14 September 2020
FFY Brown-spot Pinion and Barred Sallow.
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Mon 14th September 2020 14:06 by Geoff Lightfoot
Preston 13th September
Clifden Nonpareil.
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Sun 13th September 2020 17:27 by Mike Hetherington
Puncknowle 12.9.20 125W MV
32 species including FFY Beautiful Plume, Black Rustic, Lunar Underwing & Centre-barred Sallow. Also 2 Silver Y and a single Delicate.
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Sun 13th September 2020 07:19 by Julian Francis
Tolpuddle 12 September 2020
FFY Black Rustic.
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Sat 12th September 2020 10:48 by Andrew Foster
Bridport 11th September 2020
Included singles of Nephopterix angustella Dewick's Plusia and FFY Lunar Underwing
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Sat 12th September 2020 08:09 by Julian Francis
Tolpuddle 11 September 2020
FFY Large Wainscot and Sallow.
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Thu 10th September 2020 12:09 by Julian Francis
Tolpuddle 9 September 2020
One Delicate and a late Dingy Footman.
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Wed 9th September 2020 09:38 by Andrew Foster
Bridport 8th September
26 sp. including a rather late Peach Blossom, also Blair's Mocha (1) and L-album Wainscot (2).
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Wed 9th September 2020 07:43 by Julian Francis
Tolpuddle 8 September 2020
FFY Pink-barred Sallow.  Second generation Yellow-tail and Dark Arches.
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Tue 8th September 2020 17:59 by Mike Hetherington
Puncknowle 7.9.20 6W Actinic
21 species including Pale Eggar and FFY Convolvulus Hawk-moth.
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Tue 8th September 2020 12:24 by Andrew Foster
Bridport 7th September
35 sp. including singles of Rusty-dot Pearl, Palpita vitrealis, Delicate, Frosted Orange and Red Underwing.
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Sun 6th September 2020 17:26 by Geoff Lightfoot
Preston 5th September
Buff Ermine !  Light Emerald , Delicate , Pearly Underwing , Six-striped Rustic , Lunar Underwing.
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Sat 5th September 2020 16:17 by Andrew Foster
Bridport 4th September
Low catch but included a Pale Eggar.
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Sat 5th September 2020 13:51 by Mike Hetherington
Puncknowle 3.9.20 125W MV
FFG Hedge Rustic the best on a cool night.
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Fri 4th September 2020 22:53 by Christopher Fox
2nd Sept Leigh Church farm (survey)
42 species:Nfy Ypsolopha sequella Of note small blood-vein, pale eggar 3, E. nisella 3 ,A emergana 2 .
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Fri 4th September 2020 16:53 by Geoff Lightfoot
Weymouth 4th September
Portland Ribbon Wave resting on Japanese Anemone in Weymouth B&Q Garden Centre.
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Fri 4th September 2020 16:46 by Geoff Lightfoot
Preston 3rd September
Canary-shouldered Thorn , Ruby Tiger , Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing, Old Lady , Rosy Rustic , Crescent , Dark Spectacle.
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Fri 4th September 2020 07:31 by Julian Francis
Tolpuddle 3 September 2020
FFY Centre-barred Sallow and Feathered Gothic.
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Thu 3rd September 2020 08:12 by Julian Francis
Tolpuddle 2 September 2020
Second generation Lilac Beauty.
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Wed 2nd September 2020 13:39 by Geoff Lightfoot
Preston 1st September
Palpita vitrealis , Rush veneer , Green Carpet , Small Blood-vein . Dark Sword-grass , Feathered Ranunculus , Red Underwing.
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