18th Feb 2017

Managed to Id the moth from yesterday and another new for garden 49.086 [B&F: 1051] Acleris logiana. Put the trap out again last night with only another Oak Beauty, it is looking ok again tonight so will try again. Last night with the group we had a good selection of moths and a few other beasties (Table below)

Classification

Taxon

Vernacular

Individuals

Status

Comment

Beetles

Nebria brevicollis

a ground beetle

1

 

On ground by torchlight

Beetles

Nalassus laevioctostriatus

a darkling beetle

6

 

On trunks by torchlight

Moths & butterflies

Acleris ferrugana/notana

a moth

2

 

not retained

Moths & butterflies

Tortricodes alternella

a moth

10

Common

 

Moths & butterflies

Phigalia pilosaria

Pale Brindled Beauty

4

Common

 

Moths & butterflies

Agriopis leucophaearia

Spring Usher

1

Common

 

Moths & butterflies

Conistra vaccinii

Chestnut

5

Common

 

Moths & butterflies

Lithophane ornitopus

Grey Shoulder-knot

1

Common

 

Moths & butterflies

Eupsilia transversa

Satellite

2

Common

 

Moths & butterflies

Orthosia cerasi

Common Quaker

1

Common

 

Isopoda

Porcellio scaber

Common Rough Woodlouse

1

 

Wandered onto mothing sheet.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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