Cumbria Day-Flying Moth Sightings: Cinnabar

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Date Species Number Site Town Grid ref. Recorder Comment Image
25 Aug 2019 Cinnabar 10 Skinburness Silloth NY126561 Martin Keiller Larvae on Ragwort. Seen along 2000m of coast pathway, (...)
15 Jul 2019 Cinnabar 200 Mawbray Banks Mawbray NY083473 Martin Keiller Larvae. A very low estimate of numbers seen.
15 Jul 2019 Cinnabar 50 West Beach dunes S of harbour Silloth NY102530 Martin Keiller 3-4.30pm, sunny periods, warm with light breeze. Larvae. A low (...)
15 Jul 2019 Cinnabar 1 Latterbarrow Witherslack SD440827 Sarah Mitchell
14 Jul 2019 Cinnabar 1 Arnside Signal Box Arnside SD459790 Roger Fellows
6 Jul 2019 Cinnabar 1 Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD417907 John Mounsey Full sun, 21deg.C. Light airs.
3 Jul 2019 Cinnabar 2 Cummacatta Wood Grange-in-Borrowdale NY256171 Pete Barron
2 Jul 2019 Cinnabar 1 Yewbarrow Witherslack SD4384 Martin Chadwick BC field trip. Five observers wandered over much of Yewbarrow. (...)
29 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 1 Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD544787 Dave Wrigley
29 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 1 Barkbooth Lot Witherslack SD416908 Mike Gregory near to the pond
27 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 1 Holme Fell area Clawthorpe SD544787 Sarah Mitchell
25 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 1 Cummacatta Wood Grange-in-Borrowdale NY255170 Pete Barron
23 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 1 Grizedale Forest Coniston SD333979 Mo Richards Temp 20 degrees but with a wind.
23 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 1 Holme Park Fell Clawthorpe SD5395979471 Richard Evans Hazy Sun, 18c, windy.
23 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 1 Caw Broughton in Furness SD231932 Tom and Felix Fitter
22 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 1 Sunny bank St Johns in tge Vale NY316215 L Swift
22 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 4 Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD544787 Sarah Mitchell
19 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 3 Farrers Allotment Levens SD448866 Chris Winnick 19oC 80% sun
19 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 4 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 Helen Wallace North slag bank. Full sun. 75 mins.
19 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 4 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188709 Helen Wallace South slag bank. Full sun. Breezy.
19 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 1 Claife Heights: Brown Stone Moss Wray SD382976 Mo Richards Very warm
19 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 1 Oxen Park Oxen Park SD316878 Rob Fitter
16 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 3 North Walney Barrow-in-Furness SD168710 Helen Wallace 16c. Sunny intervals. 75 min observation.
15 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 1 Grizedale Forest Coniston SD333979 Mo Richards Sunny spells pm
10 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188711 Brian Chandler Early morning full sun
10 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 2 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188709 Helen Wallace Southern slagbank.
10 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188711 Helen Wallace Northern slagbank. Overcast.
10 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 1 Dalton Crags Burton In Kendal SD5534176899 Mr. Bryan Yorke
10 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 2 White Scar Witherslack SD466850 Sarah Mitchell
9 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 1 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 Martin Keiller 19411.jpeg
9 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 2 Irton Fell Nether Wasdale NY122020 Tom and Felix Fitter
7 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 1 Sands Rd Ulverston SD289766 Charles Penfold Flew into front garden in the sun
7 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 3 Farrers Allotment Levens SD455859 Chris Winnick 17oC 70% sun.
6 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 David Phillips 100% sun. 15c SW breeze. 1 hour visit from 14.45 hrs.
3 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 3 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Dave Wainwright
28 May 2019 Cinnabar 3 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Helen Wallace
26 May 2019 Cinnabar 2 Barrow slag tips Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Chris Winnick Dull....except 60 mins. sun!
24 May 2019 Cinnabar 1 Halecat Woods Witherslack SD432835 Chris Winnick 19oC 100% sun
23 May 2019 Cinnabar 1 Bardsea Ulverston SD3074 Lynne Farrell
22 May 2019 Cinnabar 1 Yewtree Tarn Coniston NY322003 Mo Richards Warm and windy
22 May 2019 Cinnabar 1 Arnside Signal Box Arnside SD459790 Roger Fellows
21 May 2019 Cinnabar 1 Borrowdale Grange-in-Borrowdale NY261175 Jocelyn Pye Appeared bright red in flight. 19295.jpeg
20 May 2019 Cinnabar 1 Warth farm Endmoor SD556844 Lynne Farrell Fresh and flying
17 May 2019 Cinnabar 2 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188712 Helen Wallace 20c. Wind 2.
15 May 2019 Cinnabar 1 South Walney NR Barrow-in-Furness SD215620 Martin Chadwick
9 Aug 2018 Cinnabar 3 Askam shore Askam SD2077 Lynne Farrell Caterpillars on ragwort
30 Jul 2018 Cinnabar 2 Field Beetham SD49537936 Lynne Farrell Caterpillars on Senecio vulgaris
25 Jul 2018 Cinnabar 18 Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX992299 Martin Keiller 11.50am - 12.30pm sunny but quite breezy. LARVAE.
15 Jul 2018 Cinnabar 47 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189710 Helen Wallace 18.00-19.00 18c. Larvae.
13 Jul 2018 Cinnabar 39 Swarthmoor Hall Ulverston SD282773 Helen Wallace Larvae. In field behind hall.
13 Jul 2018 Cinnabar 81 Swarthmoor Hall Lane Ulverston SD283769 Helen Wallace Larvae on 3 neighbouring ragwort. 6.30pm.
12 Jul 2018 Cinnabar 10 Low Crag Wood Witherslack SD444853 Dave Wainwright Larvae
11 Jul 2018 Cinnabar 5 Holme Park Fell Lower Burton-in-Kendal SD541782 Charles Thompson Larvae
9 Jul 2018 Cinnabar 10 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY401568 Martin Keiller Larvae 14939.jpeg
2 Jul 2018 Cinnabar 1 Cavendish Dock Road waste ground Barrow-in-Furness SD205684 Helen Wallace 80 min walk. 26C
26 Jun 2018 Cinnabar 1 Next Ness Nature Reserve Ulverston SD300786 Helen Wallace
25 Jun 2018 Cinnabar 2 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 60 minutes observation in sun and temp. about 25C.
22 Jun 2018 Cinnabar 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Andrew Rhodes
12 Jun 2018 Cinnabar 4 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189710 Helen Wallace 25c. Overcast. 3 on same plant- newly emerged?
11 Jun 2018 Cinnabar 2 Farrer's Allotment Levens SD456864 Chris Winnick 21oC 70% sun
9 Jun 2018 Cinnabar 2 Swarthmoor Ulverston SD284768 Helen Wallace Field at the back of swarthmoor hall
9 Jun 2018 Cinnabar 5 Hodbarrow RSPB Reserve Millom SD1778 Peter Howard Full sun, 23 degrees
8 Jun 2018 Cinnabar 1 Oxen Park Oxen Park SD3187 Tony Moverley (Argent & Sable workshop)
7 Jun 2018 Cinnabar 2 Holme Park Fell Holme SD5479 Barry Dyson
7 Jun 2018 Cinnabar 2 Newbiggin Crags Holme SD5479 Barry Dyson
7 Jun 2018 Cinnabar 2 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD393766 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts 11.40 - 1.20
7 Jun 2018 Cinnabar 25 Silloth coastal dunes south harbour Silloth NY104533 Paul Kennedy In dunes south of the harbour, mainly near the car park.
7 Jun 2018 Cinnabar 1 Garden Burneside SD507951 Sue Shiels
5 Jun 2018 Cinnabar 3 Farrer's Allotment Levens SD454868 Chris Winnick 23oC Full sun
1 Jun 2018 Cinnabar 4 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Peter Hughes Warm and sunny. Walked length and breadth of site over a couple (...) 13556.jpeg
31 May 2018 Cinnabar 2 Farrer's Allotment Levens SD457864 Chris Winnick 23oC 20% sun.
31 May 2018 Cinnabar 2 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189710 Helen Wallace 2.15pm-4.15pm. 20c
29 May 2018 Cinnabar 2 Holme Stinted Pastures Burton-in-Kendal SD536785 Chris Winnick 22oC 80% sun
29 May 2018 Cinnabar 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 55 minutes observation in full sun. Very warm
24 May 2018 Cinnabar 1 Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418909 Bryan Ingleby/Kath Armstrong Full sun,23degC,
22 May 2018 Cinnabar 1 Walney Island Barrow-in-Furness SD167706 Helen Wallace 90 min walk. 100% sun.
19 May 2018 Cinnabar 3 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 Martin Chadwick 110 minutes slow walk around the N slag bank. Full sun, light (...)
16 Jul 2017 Cinnabar 1 Holme Park Quarry LNR Clawthorpe SD538782 Sarah Mitchell Caterpillar
17 Jun 2017 Cinnabar 6 Arnside Knott Arnside SD454776 Tom O'Boyle and Kate Blomfield
2 Jun 2017 Cinnabar 1 Farrer's Allotment Levens SD456862 Chris Winnick 20oC 70% sun
31 May 2017 Cinnabar 1 Helsington Barrows Kendal SD4990 John Mounsey Full sun, light breeze. 9357.jpeg
31 May 2017 Cinnabar 1 Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY127019 Martin Keiller
31 May 2017 Cinnabar 4 Wolsty Banks Wolsty NY096505 Martin Keiller 9517.jpeg
26 May 2017 Cinnabar 2 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Helen Wallace 2.5 hours. Full sun.
25 May 2017 Cinnabar 2 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 G Ashworth All sightings with Sonia Allen.
23 Jul 2016 Cinnabar 29 High Park Wood Witherslack SD436859 Sarah Mitchell Caterpillars on Ragwort.
23 Jul 2016 Cinnabar 1 Latterbarrow Witherslack Witherslack SD440827 Sarah Mitchell One hour spent walking around the reserve. Sunny & warm.
23 Jun 2016 Cinnabar 1 Little Asby Common Little Asby NY674078 Sarah Mitchell 5825.jpeg
12 Jun 2016 Cinnabar 4 Sandscale Haws Barrow-in-Furness SD201758 Helen Wallace Overcast. 17c. Between 11am-12.30pm
11 Jun 2016 Cinnabar 1 Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 Chris Mason
9 Jun 2016 Cinnabar 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 Helen Wallace 3.30-4.30pm. 18c. Sunny.
8 Jun 2016 Cinnabar 1 Latterbarrow Witherslack Witherslack SD440827 Andrew Cornall
6 Jun 2016 Cinnabar 4 Burns Beck Moss Killington SD5987 John Mounsey Full sun, light breeze, 29deg. C. 13.15-14.45.
3 Jun 2016 Cinnabar 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 Martin Chadwick numbers seen in 140 minutes during a Butterfly Conservation (...)
2 Jun 2016 Cinnabar 3 Sellafield Station Calder Bridge NY017038 Barbara Nelson on early morning bird survey
2 Jun 2016 Cinnabar 1 Mawbray Banks Mawbray NY082475 John Callion
29 May 2016 Cinnabar 1 Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX979210 Chris Mason
29 May 2016 Cinnabar 1 Grune Point Silloth NY128567 Karen Mclellan
25 May 2016 Cinnabar 1 Irton Pike Santon Bridge NY123016 Ewan Munro
22 May 2016 Cinnabar 1 Derwent Howe Workington NX991278 K Hamilton first of the year for me
4 Sep 2015 Cinnabar 1 Disused Railway Storth SD477802 Roger Fellows larva - first I've seen this year, only one seen in 40 min (...)
5 Aug 2015 Cinnabar Arnside Knott Silverdale SD461749 Pat Cuttell Caterpillars on ragwort 3226.jpeg
19 Jul 2015 Cinnabar 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390767 Martin Chadwick
12 Jul 2015 Cinnabar 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick
9 Jul 2015 Cinnabar 2 Arnside Knott Arnside SD457789 Sarah Mitchell
4 Jul 2015 Cinnabar 1 Whitbarrow White Scar Witherslack SD459852 Brian Snell
4 Jul 2015 Cinnabar 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391766 Martin Chadwick
30 Jun 2015 Cinnabar 1 Arnside Knott Arnside SD456775 Tim Wilcox
28 Jun 2015 Cinnabar 1 Lowca rugby club brows Whitehaven NX979217 Chris Mason
28 Jun 2015 Cinnabar Ulpha Quarry Ulpha SD202946 James Brockbank
27 Jun 2015 Cinnabar 2 Barkbooth Lot Winster SD418909 Sarah Mitchell
11 Jun 2015 Cinnabar 1 Ulpha Quarry Ulpha SD203946 James Brockbank
10 Jun 2015 Cinnabar 1 Disused Railway Storth SD477802 Roger Fellows very fresh
8 Jun 2015 Cinnabar 1 Broughton Beck Ulverston SD284822 Karen Mclellan
7 Jun 2015 Cinnabar 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391766 Martin Chadwick
1 Jun 2015 Cinnabar 1 Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY402557 Paul Kennedy In the central scrubby area of the reserve 2085.jpeg
10 Jul 2014 Cinnabar 20 Kendal Kendal SD516932 John Mounsey Larvae; approximate number.
24 Jun 2014 Cinnabar 1 Disused Railway Storth SD472802 Roger Fellows
20 Jun 2014 Cinnabar 300 Lowca Brows Whitehaven NX978214 Mike and Lyn Mills
16 Jun 2014 Cinnabar 3 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390767 Martin Chadwick
14 Jun 2014 Cinnabar 2 Soddy Gap Little Broughton NY071323 K Hamilton
14 Jun 2014 Cinnabar 4 Workington Wind Farm Workington NX993297 Martin Chadwick
14 Jun 2014 Cinnabar 1 Signal Box Arnside SD458790 Roger Fellows
8 Jun 2014 Cinnabar 6 Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX994303 Stephen Lowther
6 Jun 2014 Cinnabar 1 Witherslack Hall Sports Field Witherslack SD438862 David Eastlick
6 Jun 2014 Cinnabar 6 Soddy Gap Little Broughton NY078328 K Hamilton
5 Jun 2014 Cinnabar 1 Grune Point Silloth NY133565 Karen Mclellan Cloudy, breezy.
30 May 2014 Cinnabar 1 Watchtree Nature Reserve Carlisle NY307543 Karen Mclellan
26 May 2014 Cinnabar 1 Disused Railway Storth SD472802 Roger Fellows
13 May 2014 Cinnabar 1 Sandscale Haws Barrow-in-Furness SD188749 Martin Chadwick