This morning visiting ringer Paul Roper ringed Essex farm from 0530-0830. Paul had 31 birds including our first juvenile long-tailed Tit of the year.

Here are the awaited results of Alderney moth night. The results of 3 nights trapping on consecutive nights last month as part of national moth night. We recorded 141 species.

Moth Number
Narrow-bordered 5-spot Burnet 1
Thrift Clear-wing 40+
Lackey Larvae
Oak Eggar 1 larva
Drinker 23
Emperor 1
Chinese Character 14
Peach Blossom 2
Buff Arches 2
Mullein Wave 2
Small Dusty Wave 19
Riband Wave 2
Portland R Wave 1
Red T-spot Carpet 21
Silver-ground Carpet 1
Garden Carpet 6
Common Carpet 1
Galium Carpet 4
Water Carpet 4
Purple Bar 4
Barred Straw 2
Small Phoenix 2
Common Marbled Carpet 13
Grey Pine Carpet 1
Cypress Carpet 11
Broken-barred Carpet 3
Green Carpet 6
May Highflyer 1
Fern 2
Sandy Carpet 6
Toadflax Pug 1
Mottled Pug 1
Lime-speck Pug 5
Common Pug 12
Grey Pug 1
Shaded Pug 1
Narrow-winged Pug 1
Oak-tree Pug 4
V-pug 1
Double-striped Pug 4
Small Yellow W 5
Early Tooth-Str 1
Small Seraphim 1
Yellow-barred Br 18
Clouded Border 8
Sh-angled Peach 1
Brown Silver-line 4
Brimstone 17
Speckled Yellow 1
Early Thorn 1
Scalloped Hazel 5
Peppered Moth 9
Waved Umber 3
Willow Beauty 36
Mottled Beauty 5
Pale Oak Beauty 6
Brussels Lace 1
Engrailed 1
Corn White Wave 4
White Wave 1
Clouded Silver 7
Light Emerald 7
Barred Red 4
Yellow Belle 14
Privet Hawk 1
Poplar Hawk 14
Hummingbird Hawk 3
Small Elephant Hawk 4
Pebble Prominent 1
Swallow Prominent 4
Maple Prominent 2
Scarce Chocolate-tip 2
Chocolate-tip 1
Pale Tussock 33
Orange Footman 160+
Garden Tiger 1 larva
Cream-spot Tiger 21
White Ermine 59
Buff Ermine 16
Muslin Moth 6
Ruby Tiger 7
Cinnabar 1
Least Black Arches 19
Turnip Moth 1
Heart & Club 1
Heart & Dart 52
Shuttle-shaped Dart 17
Sand Dart 1
Flame 4
Flame Shoulder 7
Large Yellow Underwing 55
Pearly Underwing 4
Ingrailed Clay 42
Purple Clay 1
Small Square-spot Rustic 37
Setaceous Hebrew Character 11
Shears 8
Cabbage Moth 1
Bright-line Brown-Eye 8
Broad-barred White 2
Campion 1
Pod Lover 17
Barret’s Marbled Coronet 1
Marbled Coronet 8
Lychnis 2
Pine Beauty 1
White-point 4
Smoky Wainscot 2
Common Wainscot 2
Shore Wainscot 1
L-album Wainscot 4
Shoulder-striped Wainscot 9
Shark 2
Mullein 1
Pale Pinion 1
Satellite 1
Knot Grass 7
Marbled Green 1
Brown Rustic 10
Small Angle-Shades 2
Angle Shades 6
Dark Arches 26
Rustic Shoulder-knot 2
Marbled Minor } totalled 47+
Rufous Minor
Tawny Marbled Minor
Middle-b Minor 8
Uncertain 1
Vine’s Rustic 26
Marbled W-spot 2
Burnished Brass 1
Silver Y 23
Dark Spectacle 2
Spectacle 2
Mother Shipton 2
Straw Dot 5
Snout 5
Bloxworth Snout 2
Pinion-st Snout 20
Seraphim 1

 

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  1. Andy Marquis says:

    Wow, that’s quite a list!

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