Moth Sightings 2007 – BC Upper Thames Branch

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Species List 2007 – Last updated 31/12/07
(most recent additions in red text)

TOTAL SPECIES RECORDED
714
(Target for 2007 is 686 – total was 676 in 2006 & 566 in 2005)

 

Acentria ephemerella (Water Veneer)

Acleris aspersana

Acleris comariana (Strawberry Tortrix)

Acleris cristana

Acleris emargana

Acleris ferrugana

Acleris forsskaleana

Acleris holmiana

Acleris kockiella (formerly from A. boscana)

Acleris laterana

Acleris literana

Acleris rhombana (Rhombid Tortrix)

Acleris sparsana

Acleris variegana (Garden Rose Tortrix)

Acompsia cinerella

Acompsia schmidtiellus (formerly Telephila schmidtiellus)

Acrobasis consociella

Acrolepia autumnitella

Adaina microdactyla

Adela croesella

Adela reaumurella

Adela rufimitrella

Aethes smeathmanniana

Aethes tesserana

Agapeta hamana

Agapeta zoegana

Aglossa pinguinalis (Large Tabby)

Agonopterix alstromeriana

Agonopterix arenella

Agonopterix heracliana

Agonopterix liturosa

Agonopterix ocellana

Agonopterix purpurea

Agonopterix subpropinquella

Agriphila geniculea

Agriphila inquinatella

Agriphila selasella

Agriphila straminella

Agriphila tristella

Alabonia geoffrella

Aleimma loeflingiana

Alucita hexadactyla (Six/Twenty/Many-plume Moth)

Amblyptilia acanthadacyla

Anacampsis populella

Ancylis achatana

Ancylis badiana

Ancylis unculana

Angle Shades

Anthophila fabriciana (Nettle-tap)

Aphelia paleana (Timothy Tortrix)

Aphomia sociella (Bee Moth)

Apotomis betuletana

Apotomis capreana

Apotomis turbidana

Aproaerema anthyllidella

Archips crataegana (Brown Oak Tortrix)

Archips podana (Large Fruit-tree Tortrix)

Archips xylosteana (Variegated Golden Tortrix)

Argyresthia albistria

Argyresthia brockeella

Argyresthia goedartella

Argyresthia trifasciata

Argyrotaenia ljungiana

Aspilapteryx tringipennella

Athrips mouffetella

August Thorn

Autumnal Moth

Autumnal Rustic

Barred Hook-tip

Barred Red

Barred Rivulet

Barred Sallow

Barred Straw

Barred Yellow

Batia unitella

Batrachedra praeangusta

Beaded Chestnut

Beautiful Carpet

Beautiful Golden-Y

Beautiful Hook-tip

Birch Mocha

Birds Wing

Black Arches

Black Rustic

Blackneck

Blair's Shoulder-knot

Blastobasis adustella (formerly B.lignea)

Blastobasis lacticolella (formerly B. decolorella)

Blastodacna hellerella

Blood-vein

Blossom Underwing

Blotched Emerald

Blue-bordered Carpet (Eggs Jan 07)

Bordered Beauty

Bordered Pug

Bordered Sallow

Borkhausenia fuscescens

Brachmia blandella

Brick

Bright-line Brown-eye

Brimstone Moth

Brindled Beauty

Brindled Green

Brindled Pug

Brindled White-spot

Broad-barred White

Broad-bordered Bee Hawk-moth

Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing

Broken-barred Carpet

Brown Rustic

Brown Scallop

Brown Silver-line

Brown-line Bright-eye

Brown-spot Pinion

Bryotropha domestica

Bryotropha senectella

Bryotropha similis

Bryotropha terrella

Buff Arches

Buff Ermine

Buff Footman

Buff Tip

Bulrush Wainscot

Burnet Companion

Burnished Brass

Buttoned Snout

Cabbage Moth

Cacoecimorpha pronubana (Carnation tortrix)

Calamotropha paludella

Caloptilia betulicola

Caloptilia stigmatella

Caloptilia syringella

Cameraria ohridella (Horse Chestnut Leaf miner)

Campion

Canary-shouldered Thorn

Carcina quercana

Cataclysta lemnata (Small China-mark)

Catoptria falsella

Catoptria pinella

Celypha lacunana

Celypha striana

Centre-barred Sallow

Chalk Carpet

Chestnut

Chevron

Chimney Sweeper

Chinese Character

Chocolate-tip

Choreutis pariana (Apple Leaf Skeletonizer)

Choristoneura hebenstreitella

Chrysoteuchia culmella (Garden Grass-veneer)

Cinnabar

Cistus Forester

Clay

Clay Triple-lines

Clepsis consimilana

Clepsis spectrana (Cyclamen tortrix)

Cloaked Minor

Clouded Border

Clouded Brindle

Clouded Drab

Clouded Magpie

Clouded Silver

Clouded-bordered Brindle

Cnephasia asseclana (Flax Tortrix)

Cnephasia incertana

Cnephasia stephensiana (Grey Tortrix)

Cochylimorpha straminea

Cochylis atricapitana

Cochylis dubitana

Cochylis flaviciliana

Cochylis hybridella

Coleophora albidella

Coleophora albitarsella

Coleophora alcyonipenella

Coleophora anatipennella (Pistol Case-bearer)

Coleophora deauratella

Coleophora glaucicolella

Coleophora hemerobiella

Coleophora lineolea

Coleophora lusciniaepennella

Coleophora lutipennella

Coleophora mayrella

Coleophora peribenanderi

Coleophora saxicolella

Coleophora versurella

Common Carpet

Common Emerald

Common Footman

Common Heath

Common Lutestring

Common Marbled Carpet

Common Pug

Common Quaker

Common Rustic

Common Swift

Common Wainscot

Common Wave

Common White Wave

Commophila aeneana

Conobathra repandana

Copper Underwing

Coronet

Coxcomb Prominent

Crambus lathoniellus

Crambus pascuella

Crambus perlella

Cream Wave

Crescent

Currant Pug

Cydia fagiglandana

Cydia pomonella (Codling Moth)

Cydia splendana

Cydia succedana

Dark Arches

Dark Chestnut

Dark Spinach

Dark Sword-grass

Dark Umber

Death’s Head Hawk-moth

December Moth

Deep-brown Dart

Delicate

Deltaornix torquillella

Dichrorampha acuminatana

Dingy Footman

Dingy Shears

Dingy Shell

Dioryctria abietella

Dipleurina lacustrata (aka Eudonia lacustrata)

Ditula angustiorana (Red-barred Tortrix)

Diurnea fagella

Diurnea lipsiella

Donacaula forficella

Dot Moth

Dotted Border

Dotted Chestnut

Double Dart

Double Lobed

Double Square-spot (caterpillar 18/4, adult 20/6)

Double-striped Pug

Drab Looper

Drinker Moth (Caterpillar 13/2, adult 23/6)

Dun-bar

Dusky Brocade

Dusky Sallow

Dusky Thorn

Dusky-lemon Sallow

Dwarf Cream Wave

Ear Moth

Early Grey

Early Moth

Early Thorn

Early Tooth-striped

Ebulea crocealis

Elachista argentella

Elachista canapennella

Elephant Hawk-moth

Elophila nymphaeata (Brown China-mark)

Emmelina monodactyla

Emmetia marginea

Emperor Moth

Enarmonia formosana (Cherry-bark Tortrix)

Endothenia marginana

Endotricha flammealis

Endrosis sarcitrella (White-shouldered House Moth)

Engrailed

Epermenia falciformis

Ephestia parasitella

Epiblema cynosbatella

Epiblema roborana

Epiblema rosaecolana

Epiblema trimaculana

Epiblema uddmanniana (Bramble Shoot Moth)

Epinotia bilunana

Epinotia brunnichana

Epinotia demarniana

Epinotia immundana

Epinotia maculana

Epinotia nisella

Epinotia ramella

Epiphyas postvittana (Light Brown Apple Moth)

Eriocrania subpurpurella

Ethmia dodecea

Eucosma campoliliana

Eucosma cana

Eucosma hohenwartiana

Eudemis profunda

Eudonia angustea

Eudonia mercurella

Eudonia pallida

Eudonia truncicolella

Eulia ministrana

Eupoecilia angustana

Eurrhypara hortulata (Small Magpie)

Euzophera pinguis

Evergestis forficalis (Garden Pebble)

Evergestis pallidata

Eyed Hawk-moth

Fan-foot

Feathered Gothic

Feathered Thorn

Fern

Figure of Eight (caterpillar 18/05/07, adult 07/10/07)

Figure of Eighty

Flame

Flame Carpet

Flame Shoulder

Flounced Rustic

Forester

Fox Moth (eggs May 07 in moth trap)

Foxglove Pug

Freyer’s Pug

Frosted Green

Frosted Orange

Garden Carpet

Garden Dart

Ghost Moth

Glyphipterix simpliciella (Cocksfoot Moth)

Golden Plusia

Gothic

Grapholita funebrana

Grapholita jungiella

Grass Emerald

Grass Rivulet

Great Brocade

Great Oak Beauty

Great Prominent

Green Arches

Green Carpet

Green Oak Tortrix

Green Pug

Green Silver-lines

Green-brindled Crescent

Grey Arches

Grey Birch

Grey Dagger

Grey Pine Carpet

Grey Pug

Grey Shoulder-knot

Gypsonoma dealbana

Gypsy moth (larvae 21/5)

Haworth's Pug

Heart & Club

Heart & Dart

Hebrew Character

Hedya nubiferana (Marbled Orchard Tortrix)

Hedya pruniana (Plum Tortrix)

Hedya salicella

Helcystogramma rufescens

Herald

Hofmannophila pseudospretella (Brown House Moth)

Hornet Moth

Hummingbird Hawk-moth

Hypatima rhomboidella

Hypochalcia ahenella

Hypsopygia costalis (Gold Triangle)

Incurvaria masculella

Ingrailed Clay

Iron Prominent

Jersey Tiger

July Highflyer

Juniper Pug

Knot Grass (larva 16/6, adult 15/7)

Lackey (eggs 26/1, adult 16/6)

Lappet

Larch Pug

Large Emerald

Large Nutmeg

Large Ranunculus

Large Twin-spot Carpet

Large Wainscot

Large Yellow Underwing

Lathronympha strigana

Latticed Heath

Lead-coloured Drab

Least Black Arches

Least Carpet

Least Yellow Underwing

Leopard Moth

Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing

Lesser Common Rustic

Lesser Cream Wave

Lesser Swallow Prominent

Lesser Treble-bar

Lesser Yellow Underwing

Light Arches

Light Brocade

Light Emerald

Lilac Beauty

Lime Hawk-moth

Lime-speck Pug

Limnaecia phragmitella

Little Emerald

Lobesia abscisana

Lobster Moth

Lozotaenia Forsterana

Lozotaeniodes formosanus

Lunar Marbled Brown

Lunar Underwing

Lunar-spotted Pinion

Luquetia lobella

Lychnis

Lyonetia clerkella (Apple Leaf Miner)

Magpie

Maiden's Blush

Maple Prominent

Maple Pug

Marasmarcha lunaedactyla

Marbled Beauty

Marbled Brown

Marbled Minor

Marbled White-spot

March Moth

May Highflyer

Mecyna flavalis

Mere Wainscot

Merrifieldia baliodactylus

Merveille du Jour

Metzneria lappella

Micropterix calthella

Middle-barred Minor

Miller

Minor Shoulder-knot

Mocha

Mompha bradleyi

Mompha epilobiella

Mompha jurassicella

Mompha ochraceella

Monochroa lucidella

Monochroa lutulentella

Monopis laevigella

Monopis obviella

Monopis weaverella

Morophaga choragella

Mother Shipton

Mottled Beauty

Mottled Pug

Mottled Rustic

Mottled Umber

Mouse

Mullein

Muslin Footman

Muslin Moth

Myelois circumvoluta (Thistle Ermine)

Narrow-bordered 5-spot Burnet

Narrow-winged Pug

Neglected Rustic

Nemapogon wolffiella

Nematopogon metaxella

Nematopogon swammerdamella

Nemophora cupriacella

Nemophora degeerella

Nephopterix angustella

Netted Pug

Northern Winter Moth

November Moth

Nutmeg

Nut-tree Tussock

Oak Beauty

Oak Eggar (Caterpillar 12/3, Adult 16/7)

Oak Hook-tip

Oak Nycteoline

Oak-tree Pug

Oegoconia deauratella

Oidaematophorus lithodactyla

Old Lady

Olindia schumacherana

Olive

Opsibotys fuscalis

Orange Footman

Orange Moth

Orange Sallow

Orange Swift

Orthopygia glaucinalis

Ostrinia nubilalis (European Corn-borer)

Pale Brindled Beauty

Pale Eggar

Pale Mottled Willow

Pale November Moth

Pale Oak Beauty

Pale Pinion

Pale Prominent

Pale Shining Brown

Pale Tussock

Pale-shouldered Brocade

Pammene argyrana

Pammene aurita

Pammene fasciana

Pammene rhediella (Fruitlet Mining Tortrix)

Pandemis cerasana (Barred fruit-tree Tortrix)

Pandemis corylana (Chequered Fruit-tree Tortrix)

Pandemis heparana (Dark Fruit-tree Tortrix)

Parapoynx stratiotata (Ringed China-mark)

Paraswammerdamia albicapitella

Paraswammerdamia nebulella (was P.lutarea)

Parornix anglicella

Parornix finitimella

Parsnip

Peach Blossom

Peacock

Pebble Hook-tip

Pebble Prominent

Pempelia formosa

Pempeliella dilutella

Peppered Moth

Perinephela lancealis

Phlyctaenia coronata

Phlyctaenia perlucidalis

Phoenix

Phtheochroa rugosana

Phycita roborella

Phycitodes binaevella

Phyllonorycter tenerella

Phyllonorycter ulmifoliella

Pine Beauty

Pine Hawk-moth

Pinion-streaked Snout

Piniphila bifasciana

Pink-barred Sallow

Plain Golden Y

Plain Pug

Platyptilia pallidactyla

Pleuroptya ruralis (Mother of Pearl)

Plutella porrectella

Plutella xylostella (Diamond-back Moth)

Poplar Grey

Poplar Hawk-moth

Poplar Kitten

Poplar Lutestring

Powdered Quaker

Prays fraxinella (Ash Bud Moth)

Pretty Chalk Carpet

Privet Hawk Moth

Pseudargyrotoza conwagana

Pseudatemelia josephinae

Pseudosciaphila branderiana

Pseudoswammerdamia combinella

Psyche casta

Pterophorus pentadactyla (White Plume)

Ptycholoma lecheana

Ptycholomoides aeriferanus

Purple Bar

Purple Clay

Purple Thorn

Puss Moth

Pyralis farinalis (Meal Moth)

Pyrausta aurata

Pyrausta despicata

Pyrausta nigrata

Pyrausta purpuralis

Recurvaria leucatella

Red Chestnut

Red Twin-spot Carpet

Red Underwing

Reddish Light Arches

Red-green Carpet

Red-line Quaker

Rhopobota naevana (Holly Tortrix)

Rhopobota stagnana

Riband Wave

Rosy Minor

Rosy Rustic

Round-winged Muslin

Royal 7Mantle

Ruby Tiger

Ruddy Carpet

Rufous Minor

Rustic

Rustic Shoulder-knot

Sallow

Sallow Kitten

Sandy Carpet

Satellite

Satin Beauty

Scallop Shell

Scalloped Hazel

Scalloped Hook-tip

Scalloped Oak

Scarce Footman

Scarce Silver-lines

Scarce Tissue

Scarce Umber

Scarlet Tiger (caterpillar on 3/5, moth 10/6)

Scoparia ambigualis

Scoparia basistrigalis

Scoparia pyralella

Scoparia subfusca

Scorched Carpet

Scorched Wing

Scrobipalpa costella

Semioscopis steinkellneriana

September Thorn

Seraphim

Setaceous Hebrew Character

Shaded Broad-bar

Shaded Pug

Shears

Short-cloaked Moth

Shoulder-stripe

Shoulder-striped Wainscot

Shuttle-shaped Dart

Silver-ground Carpet

Silver-Y

Single-dotted Wave

Sitochroa palealis

Sitochroa verticalis

Six-spot Burnet

Six-striped Rustic

Slender Brindle

Slender Pug

Small Angle Shades

Small Blood-Vein

Small Brindled Beauty

Small Clouded Brindle

Small Dotted Buff

Small Dusty Wave

Small Eggar (caterpillars 21/5)

Small Elephant Hawk-moth

Small Emerald

Small Fan-foot

Small Fan-footed Wave

Small Phoenix

Small Purple-barred

Small Quaker

Small Rivulet

Small Scallop

Small Seraphim

Small Square-spot

Small Wainscot

Small Waved Umber

Small White Wave

Small Yellow Underwing

Smoky Wainscot

Snout

Southern Wainscot

Speckled Yellow

Spectacle

Spilonota ocellana (Bud moth)

Spinach

Sprawler

Spring Usher

Spruce Carpet

Square Spot

Square-spot Rustic

Stenoptilia bipunctidactyla

Stigmella aurella

Straw Dot

Straw Underwing

Streamer

Striped Lychnis (larvae 15/7)

Svensson's Copper Underwing

Swallow Prominent

Swallow-tailed Moth

Sycamore

Syndemis musculana

Tawny Marbled Minor

Tawny Pinion

Tawny Speckled Pug

Tawny-barred Angle

Teleiodes luculella

Teleiodes sequax

Teleiodes vulgella

Thisanotia chrysonuchella

Thistle Ermine

Tinea semifulvella

Tinea trinotella

Toadflax Pug

Tortricodes alternella

Tortrix viridana (Green Oak Tortrix)

Trachycera advenella

Trachycera marmorea

Trachycera suavella

Treble Brown-Spot

Treble Lines

Treble-bar

Turnip Moth

Twin-spotted Quaker

Twin-spotted Wainscot

Udea ferrugalis (Rusty Dot Pearl)

Udea lutealis

Udea olivalis

Udea prunalis

Uncertain

Vapourer Moth (Eggs 13/2, Adult 14/6)

Varied Coronet

Vine’s Rustic

V-Pug

Water Carpet

Waved Black

Waved Umber

White Ermine

White Satin Moth

White-marked

White-pinion Spotted

White-spotted Pug

Willow Beauty

Winter Moth

Wormwood

Wormwood Pug

Yellow Belle

Yellow Shell

Yellow-Barred Brindle

Yellow-line Quaker

Yellow-tail (caterpillar 30/04; adult 04/07/07)

Yponomeuta cagnagella (Spindle Ermine)

Yponomeuta evonymella (Bird-cherry Ermine)

Yponomeuta sedella

Ypsolopha dentella (Honeysuckle)

Ypsolopha mucronella

Ypsolopha parenthesella

Ypsolopha scabrella

Ypsolopha sequella

Zeiraphera isertana

 

 

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