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current posts

 
Mon 31st December 2018 09:35 by Geoff Lightfoot
Preston 30th December
Rusty-dot Pearl.
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Sun 30th December 2018 23:34 by Gillian Nash
Leigh 29 December
Just three species: Winter Moth, Epiphyas postvittana, Acleris hastiana
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Sun 30th December 2018 21:29 by Paul Harris
Broadwey 28/12
Silver Y, Winter Moth and December Moth.
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Sun 30th December 2018 15:01 by Martin Raper
Beaminster 29th December
Winter Moth, a late Dark Arches and Light Brown Apple
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Sun 30th December 2018 10:28 by Geoff Lightfoot
Preston 29th December
Diamond-back Moth , Double-striped Pug.
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Sat 29th December 2018 15:02 by Gillian Nash
Leigh 28 December
Just one Winter Moth, despite a cloudy 10.6 degsC
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Sat 29th December 2018 11:10 by Geoff Lightfoot
Preston 28th December
Light Brown Apple Moth , Rusty-dot Pearl , Double-striped Pug , 2 Silver Y.
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Fri 28th December 2018 17:33 by Paul Harris
Broadwey 26/12
Angle Shades, Winter Moth and December Moth.
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Thu 27th December 2018 09:36 by Geoff Lightfoot
Preston 26th December
Silver Y.
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Wed 26th December 2018 18:56 by Paul Harris
Broadwey 25/12
Mottled Umber a decent garden rarity, also 3 December Moth.
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Wed 26th December 2018 12:33 by Andrew Foster
Bridport, 25 December
Singles of Double-striped pug & a very worn Dark Arches
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Wed 26th December 2018 00:03 by Gillian Nash
Leigh 24 December
Just singles of Silver Y and Mottled Umber - but there was Great Crested Newt near the trap (min 7.2 degC / light rain)
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Tue 25th December 2018 16:32 by Paul Harris
Broadwey 24/12
3 Winter Moth unprecedented here, also 2 December Moth.
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Mon 24th December 2018 16:21 by Paul Harris
Broadwey 23/12
Still a few moths to be had: 3 December Moth, Double-striped Pug and Chestnut.
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Mon 24th December 2018 10:58 by Mike Hetherington
Puncknowle 23.12.18 125W MV
Just singles of Light Brown Apple and December Moth on a mild but wet night.
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Mon 24th December 2018 09:53 by Geoff Lightfoot
Preston 23rd December
Dark Chestnut.
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Sun 23rd December 2018 16:32 by Paul Harris
Broadwey
22/12: Acleris umbrana and 2 December Moth.

11/12: Winter Moth (a real garden rarity), 15 December Moth, Turnip, Silver Y.

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Sun 23rd December 2018 11:28 by Geoff Lightfoot
Preston 22nd December
2 Double-striped Pug.
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Sun 23rd December 2018 08:47 by Julian Francis
Tolpuddle 22 December
Warm (8C) with some rain.  1 December Moth.
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Sat 22nd December 2018 12:51 by Geoff Lightfoot
Preston 21st December
Double-striped Pug.
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Fri 21st December 2018 11:30 by Geoff Lightfoot
Preston 20th December
Vines Rustic - immigrant ?
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Wed 12th December 2018 11:41 by Geoff Lightfoot
Preston 11th December
Dark-streaked Button - Acleris umbrana , Narrow-winged Grey - Eudonia angustea , December Moth , Red-green Carpet , Dark Sword-grass.
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Wed 12th December 2018 11:16 by Julian Francis
Tolpuddle 11 December
Another warm night.  4 species including 1 Diamond-back.
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Tue 11th December 2018 14:25 by Paul Harris
Broadwey
4/12: Red-line Quaker, Yellow-line Quaker, Silver Y, December Moth.

5/12: Red-line Quaker (2), Turnip, White Speck, Silver Y, Eudonia angustea.

9/12: December Moth (3).

10/12: December Moth (5).

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Tue 11th December 2018 08:20 by Julian Francis
Tolpuddle 11 December
A warm night (7C).  7 December Moth.
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Sat 8th December 2018 09:55 by Gillian Nash
Leigh 5 December
Four species: December Moth (m&f), Mottled Umber, Winter Moth, and second garden record Oak Rustic (f.albomacula) - first sighting October 2016.  Cloudy / min 10.1degsC
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Thu 6th December 2018 13:15 by Andrew Foster
Bridport 5 December
Four species including a very worn white-speck.

Also, on night of 2nd December a single Acleris umbrana - the only moth.

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Thu 6th December 2018 08:45 by Julian Francis
Tolpuddle 5 December
A warm night.  6 species including 1 Diamond-back and 2 Silver Y.
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Wed 5th December 2018 09:10 by Julian Francis
Tolpuddle 4 December
Warmish with some rain.  2 moths, lots of flies and a large water beetle.
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Tue 4th December 2018 17:23 by Paul Harris
Broadwey 3/12
A rather chilly night produced just 2 December Moth and a rather late Common Marbled Carpet.
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Tue 4th December 2018 08:28 by Julian Francis
Tolpuddle 3 December
Much colder with frost.  Only 4 moths, including 2 very fresh Silver Y.
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Mon 3rd December 2018 17:59 by Paul Harris
Broadwey 1/12
Best here an Oak Rustic plus December Moth, Yellow-line Quaker and 2 Diamond-back.
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Mon 3rd December 2018 09:32 by Julian Francis
Tolpuddle 2 December
Warm again with some rain.  4 species including 2 Silver Y.  Also 2 Winter Moth.
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Sun 2nd December 2018 14:09 by Andrew Foster
Bridport 1 December
10 species, including singles of Red-green Carpet, Dark Sword-grass, White- speck, Oak Rustic & Silver Y
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Sun 2nd December 2018 10:04 by Julian Francis
Tolpuddle 1 December
A warm night (11C) with some rain.  11 species including FFG 1 Zelleria hepariella and 1 C. rufipennella.  Also 3 Silver Y.
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