Cumbria Day-Flying Moth Sightings: Brown China-mark

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Date Species Number Life Stage Site Town Grid Ref. V. County Recorder Comment Image
16 Jul 2020 Brown China-mark 15 Adult Pond on Kendal Golf Course Kendal SD502933 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey 8.45pm, overcast. Readily put up from pond-edge vegetation, (...) 27644.jpeg
29 Jun 2019 Brown China-mark 3 Adult Barkbooth Lot Witherslack SD416908 VC69 Westmorland Mike Gregory near to the pond
7 Jul 2018 Brown China-mark 2 Adult Barkbooth Lot Bowland Bridge SD415907 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
30 Jun 2018 Brown China-mark 1 Adult Barkbooth Lot Witherslack SD417907 VC69 Westmorland Mike Gregory near the pond
26 Jun 2018 Brown China-mark 1 Adult Next Ness Nature Reserve Ulverston SD300786 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 14416.jpeg
21 Jun 2018 Brown China-mark 1 Adult Barkbooth Lot Witherslack SD417907 VC69 Westmorland Mike Gregory Seen on the pond margin 14510.jpeg
6 Jun 2018 Brown China-mark 4 Adult Claife Heights Brown Stone Moss Far Sawrey SD381975 VC69 Westmorland Tony Moverley
6 Jun 2018 Brown China-mark 2 Adult Highs Moss Tarn Far Sawrey SD375980 VC69 Westmorland Tony Moverley
6 Jun 2018 Brown China-mark 2 Adult Wise Een Tarn Far Sawrey SD370975 VC69 Westmorland Tony Moverley
5 Jun 2018 Brown China-mark 20 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY279567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Near the ponds.
5 Jun 2018 Brown China-mark 20 Adult Claife Heights Brown Stone Moss Far Sawrey SD381975 VC69 Westmorland Tony Moverley Minimum count
1 Jun 2018 Brown China-mark 50 Adult Barkbooth Lot Hartbarrow SD4190 VC69 Westmorland Tony Moverley At least 50 seen as I walked around the perimeter of the larger (...)
12 Jul 2017 Brown China-mark 20 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD4190 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Full sun, light air. Rough estimate of numbers near the tarns.
6 Jul 2017 Brown China-mark 5 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY279567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy By the pond
16 Aug 2016 Brown China-mark 40 Adult Barkbooth Lot Winster SD4190 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey 11.00-13.00. Approximate number on two small tarns. Hot (...)
6 Aug 2016 Brown China-mark 1 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY279567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Tatty specimen by the pond
16 Jul 2016 Brown China-mark 3 Adult Undermillbeck Common Winster SD420948 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey By small tarn.
3 Jul 2016 Brown China-mark 3 Adult Hay Bridge Nature Reserve Bouth SD334869 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey 5929.jpeg
5 Sep 2015 Brown China-mark 2 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD415907 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Brown China-mark. 3909.jpeg
30 Jul 2015 Brown China-mark 2 Adult Lily Tarn, Loughrigg. Ambleside NY364039 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Brown China-mark.
5 Jul 2015 Brown China-mark 10 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY488486 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Brown China-mark. All found along the causeway between the (...)
4 Jul 2015 Brown China-mark 1 Adult Hay Bridge Nature Reserve Bouth SD334870 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Brown China-mark. Still, overcast, 20deg.C.
27 Jun 2015 Brown China-mark 15 Adult Barkbooth Lot Winster SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Brown China Mark 2493.jpeg