Cumbria Day-Flying Moth Sightings: Six-spot Burnet

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Date Species Number Site Town Grid Ref. V. County Recorder Comment Image
25 Jul 2020 Six-spot Burnet 27 Drigg Dunes Drigg SD04839847 VC70 Cumberland Jake Manson From SD04839847 to SD06369709. Many on Wild Thyme
12 Jul 2020 Six-spot Burnet 50 Drigg Dunes Drigg SD048984 VC70 Cumberland Ian Watts 11am. 50% sun. Warm.
26 Jun 2020 Six-spot Burnet 2 Loweswater Thackthwaite NY147225 VC70 Cumberland Tony Marsh Just before rain started in the morning 27193.jpeg
16 Jun 2020 Six-spot Burnet 3 St. Bees Head St Bees NX956154 VC70 Cumberland Jake Manson On cliff tops between NX956154 and NX945133
27 May 2020 Six-spot Burnet 1 Garden Holmrook SD079995 VC70 Cumberland Tim Wayman
25 May 2020 Six-spot Burnet 1 Clints Quarry Egremont NY007123 VC70 Cumberland Brian and Lindsey Snell Just emerged
21 May 2020 Six-spot Burnet 1 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Larva feeding on Bird's-foot-trefoil 25730.jpeg
4 Aug 2019 Six-spot Burnet 4 Irt Estuary Drigg SD063971 VC70 Cumberland Jake Manson
30 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 14 Irt Estuary Drigg SD055980 VC70 Cumberland Jake Manson
15 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 50 Mawbray Banks Mawbray NY083473 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 12-2pm, sunny and warm with a light breeze. A very low estimate (...) 21467.jpeg
15 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 50 West Beach dunes S of harbour Silloth NY102530 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 3-4.30pm, sunny periods, warm with light breeze. A low estimate (...)
13 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 8 Walk in St John's in the Vale St John's in the Vale NY318201 VC70 Cumberland L Swift and T Dixon Sunny
11 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 2 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Mating pair. 5:40pm, sunny and breezy. 21262.jpeg
7 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 2 Crummock water Crummock NY203158 VC70 Cumberland Peter Ritson
3 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 1 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY311538 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller SE part of reserve. Some unidentified flying Burnet Moths also (...)
3 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 5 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY307537 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller SW part of reserve. Some unidentified flying Burnet Moths also (...)
2 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 1 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller My first of 2019.
25 Jul 2018 Six-spot Burnet 9 Glasson Maryport NY029359 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 1.10 - 2.30pm sunny but quite breezy. All positively (...)
9 Jul 2018 Six-spot Burnet 1 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY401568 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
29 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 4 Grune Point Skinburness NY142569 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 14528.jpeg
7 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 2 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY3054 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller NW part of reserve. Cocoons. Could also be Narrow bordered Five (...) 14091.jpeg
5 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 1 Mawbray Banks Mawbray NY083472 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Comment should read: Cocoons. Most near birds foot trefoil, but (...)
5 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 36 Mawbray Banks Mawbray NY083472 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Cocoons. Most near bird 13975.jpeg
5 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 1 Wolsty Banks Wolsty NY096505 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Comment should read: 4 final instar larvae. I stopped counting (...)
5 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 104 Wolsty Banks Wolsty NY096505 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 4 final instar larvae. I stopped counting the very numerous (...) 13980.jpeg
6 Jul 2017 Six-spot Burnet 7 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 12133.jpeg
6 Jul 2017 Six-spot Burnet 5 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY3053 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller SW part of reserve. 10314.jpeg
3 Jul 2017 Six-spot Burnet 2 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY401568 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 10201.jpeg
28 Jun 2017 Six-spot Burnet 1 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Recently emerged. Also 2 hatched 12132.jpeg
14 Aug 2016 Six-spot Burnet 3 Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX979217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason
27 Jul 2016 Six-spot Burnet 2 Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX979221 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason
19 Jul 2016 Six-spot Burnet 1 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY402569 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
19 Jul 2016 Six-spot Burnet 3 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
22 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 3 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Including mating pair 7480.jpeg
22 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 1 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY402569 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
15 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 12 Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX979219 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason Maybe more
12 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 12 Blitterlees Beach Blitterlees NY100525 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
11 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 50 Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason Probably more than 50 5562.jpeg
7 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 74 Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason Only counted resting moths, most mating, as a few 5 spots have (...)
5 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 39 Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason
4 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 12 Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason
3 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 17 Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason 5266.jpeg
7 Aug 2015 Six-spot Burnet 1 Lowca rugby club brows Whitehaven NX979217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason Looked to be on its last legs.
2 Aug 2015 Six-spot Burnet 3 Lowca rugby club brows Whitehaven NX980216 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason
1 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 10 St Bees Head St Bees NX943148 VC70 Cumberland Colin Smith 2662.jpeg
28 Jun 2015 Six-spot Burnet Lowca Brows Whitehaven NX978220 VC70 Cumberland Mike and Lyn Mills Literally hundreds!
14 Jun 2014 Six-spot Burnet 1 Workington Wind Farm Workington NX993297 VC70 Cumberland Martin Chadwick