Mothing at Pig Bush, New Forest.

21st June 2014.

IDENTIFIED CAPTURE LIST.

MACROS. 27 Species identified.

1. Petrophora chlorosata. Brown Silver-line. X2.

2. Noctua comes. Lesser Yellow Underwing. X1. ( at treacle)

3. Lycophotia porphyrea. True Lover’s Knot. X5.

4. Idaea straminata. Plain Wave. X1.

5. Ochropleura plecta. Flame Shoulder. X1.

6. Melanchra pisi. Broom moth.X3.

7. Spilosoma luteum. Buff Ermine. X1.

8. Peribatodes rhomboidaria. Willow Beauty. X2.

9. Hypomecis roboraria. Great Oak Beauty. ( caught in wood )

10. Phlogophora meticulosa. Angle Shades. X1. ( at treacle)

11. Dipterygia scabriuscula. X5. (all at treacle)

12. Lacanobia olearacea. Bright-line Brown -eye. X1.

13. Habrosyne pyritoides. Buff Arches. X2.

14. Diacrisia sannio. Clouded Buff. male.X1. ( disturbed from bush)

15. Polia nebulosa. Grey Arches. X1.

16. Cybosia mesomella. Four-dotted Footman. X3.

17.Euproctis similis. Yellow-tail. X1.

18. Mythimna impura. Smoky Wainscot. X1.

19. Clerodes lichenaria. Brussels Lace. X1.

20. Apamea monoglypha. Dark Arches. X1. ( at treacle)

21. Agrotis clavis. Heart and Club.X1. (at treacle)

22. Comibaena bajularia Blotched Emerald. X1.

23. Biston betularia. Peppered moth. X1.

24. Sphinx ligustri. Privet Hawk. X1.

25. Laothoe populi. Poplar Hawk. X1.

26. Lomaspilis marginata. Clouded Border. X1.

27. Hada plebeja. Shears. X1.

MICROS. 6 Species identified.

1. Pampelia palumbella. X2.

2. Donacaula forficella. X1.

3. Elophila nymphaeata. X2.

4. Aphomia sociella. Bee moth. X1.

5. Crambus pascuella. X1. ( found near treacle !?)

6. Glyphipterix thrasonella. X1.

Mothing at Pig Bush, New Forest

15th June 2014.

IN ORDER OF CAPTURE.

MACROS. 24 Species identified.

1. Rivula sericealis. Straw Dot. X1.

2. Dipterygia scabriuscula. Bird’s Wing. X5 ( all at treacle)

3. Opisthographis luteolata. Brimstone. X1.

4. Plagodis dolabraria. Scorched Wing. X5.

5. Apamea monolglypha. Dark Arches. X1. (at treacle)

6. Ourapteryx sambucaria. Swallow-tailed. X1.

7. Melanchra pisi. Broom. X4.

8. Thyatira batis. Peach Blossom.X2. (at treacle)

9. Peribatodes rhomboidaria. Willow Beauty. X1.

10. Protodeltote pygarga. Marbled White Spot.X1.

11. Lycophotia porphyrea. True Lover’s Knot. X2.

12. Macrothylacia rubi. Fox moth (female) X1.

13. Eupithecia nanata. Narrow-winged Pug. X1.

14. Notodonta ziczac. Pebble Prominent. X1.

15. Petrophora chlorosata. Brown Silver-line. X2.

16. Comibaena bajularia. Blotched Emerald.X2.

17. Cybosia mesomella. Four-dotted Footman. X1.

18. Hypomecis roboraria. Great Oak Beauty.X3.

19. Phlogophora meticulosa.Angle Shades.X3.

20. Spilosoma luteum. Buff Ermine.X2.

21. Laothoe populi. Poplar Hawk.X1.

22. Phalera bucephala. Buff-tip.X2.

23. Sphinx ligustri. Privet Hawk. X1.

24. Noctua pronuba. Large Yellow Underwing.X1.

MICROS. 2 species identified.

1. Pandemis cerasana. Barred Fruit-tree Tortrix. X1.

2. Pempelia palumbella. X1.

OTHER NOTABLES.

3 male Glow-worms. presumably Lampyris noctiluca.

And a large number of unidentified Water Boatmen – Notonectidae and Caddisflies – Trichoptera.