Moth year list

2024 moth year list so far = 24 macros, 24 micros (48 total)                    Same time last year = 16 macros, 8 micros (24 total)

Macros

February: 13, total: 24

Early Grey – Hythe – 28th Feb
Yellow Horned – Folks’ Wood – 20th Feb
March Moth – Folks’ Wood – 20th Feb
Small Brindled Beauty – Folks’ Wood – 20th Feb
Grey Shoulder-knot – Folks’ Wood – 20th Feb
Red Chestnut – Folks’ Wood – 20th Feb
Clouded Drab – Cheriton – 18th Feb
Small Quaker – Seabrook – 18th Feb
Dark Chestnut – Hythe – 18th Feb
Oak Beauty – Seabrook – 15th Feb
Hebrew Character – Seabrook – 12th Feb
Double-striped Pug – Hythe – 6th Feb
Early Moth – Seabrook – 1st Feb

January: 11

Dotted Border – Folks’ Wood – 31st Jan
Spring Usher – Seabrook – 30th Jan
Angle Shades – Hythe – 30th Jan
The Chestnut – Hythe – 29th Jan
Bloxworth Snout – Hythe – 29th Jan
Common Quaker – Seabrook – 28th Jan
Pale Brindled Beauty – Heane Wood – 24th Jan
The Satellite – Heane Wood – 24th Jan
Jersey Tiger – Seabrook – 12th Jan (larva)
Winter Moth – Seabrook – 3rd Jan
Mottled Umber – Seabrook – 3rd Jan

Micros

March: 1, total: 24

Diurnea fagella (March Tubic) – Seabrook – 1st Mar

February: 11, total: 23

Mompha miscella (Brown Cosmet) – Abbotscliffe – 27th Feb (tenanted leaf-mine)
Caloptilia betulicola (Red Birch Slender) – Folks’ Wood – 20th Feb
Acleris cristana (Tufted Button) – Folks’ Wood – 20th Feb
Acleris literana (Lichen Button) – Folks’ Wood – 20th Feb
Acleris ferrugana/notana (Rusty Oak/Birch Button) – Folks’ Wood – 20th Feb
Depressaria daucella (Dingy Flat-body) – Seabrook – 14th Feb
Aphomia sociella (Bee Moth) – Seabrook – 11th Feb (larva)
Limnaecia phragmitella (Bulrush Cosmet) – Donkey Street – 11th Feb (larva)
Agonopterix alstromeriana (Brown-spot Flat-body) – Seabrook – 5th Feb
Eudonia angustea (Narrow-winged Grey) – Cheriton – 3rd Feb
Scrobipalpa costella (Winter Groundling) – Seabrook – 1st Feb

January: 12

Amblyptilia acanthadactyla (Beautiful Plume) – Hythe – 29th Jan
Endothenia gentianaeana (Teasel Marble) – Hillhurst Farm – 28th Jan (larva)
Tortricodes alternella (Winter Shade) – Kiln Wood – 25th Jan
Agonopterix heracliana (Common Flat-body) – Heane Wood – 24th Jan
Emmelina monodactyla (Common Plume) – Cheriton – 24th Jan
Epiphyas postvittana (Light Brown Apple-moth) – Cheriton and Hythe – 24th Jan
Stigmella aurella (Golden Pigmy) – Palmarsh – 14th Jan (tenanted leaf-mine)
Coptotriche marginea (Bordered Carl) – Scene Wood – 6th Jan (tenanted leaf-mine)
Luffia lapidella (Grey Bagworm) – Cheriton Road Cemetery – 6th Jan (larva)
Endrosis sarcitrella (White-shouldered House Moth) – Hythe – 4th Jan
Phyllonorycter leucographella (Firethorn Leaf-miner) – Hythe – 1st Jan (tenanted leaf-mine)
Ectoedemia heringella (New Holm-Oak Pigmy) – Hythe – 1st Jan (tenanted leaf-mine)

Previous years:

2023 totals were 468 macros and 469 micros (total 937)
2022 totals were 493 macros and 546 micros (total 1,039)
2021 totals were 446 macros and 446 micros (total 892)
2020 totals were 459 macros and 519 micros (total 978)
2019 totals were 478 macros and 573 micros (total 1,051)
2018 totals were 461 macros and 480 micros (total 941)
2017 totals were 454 macros and 474 micros (total 928)
2016 totals were 399 macros and 325 micros (total 724)
2015 totals were 418 macros and 339 micros (total 757)
2014 totals were 388 macros and 310 micros (total 698)
2013 totals were 371 macros and 290 micros (total 661)

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