Cumbria Day-Flying Moth Sightings: Six-spot Burnet

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Date Species Number Site Town Grid ref. Recorder Comment Image
4 Aug 2019 Six-spot Burnet 4 Irt Estuary Drigg SD063971 Jake Manson
1 Aug 2019 Six-spot Burnet 1 Cavendish Dock Road waste ground Barrow-in-Furness SD207686 Helen Wallace 19c. 17.45-18.15. Overcast & breezy.
30 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 14 Irt Estuary Drigg SD055980 Jake Manson
30 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 2 Arnside Knott Arnside SD451774 Linda & Arthur Pennington
29 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 2 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Helen Wallace 20C. N. slagbank.
24 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 1 Barkbooth Lot Winster SD416907 Kath Armstrongy Bryan Ingleby 21 cloudy. Also lots of caterpillars on Ragwort
15 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 50 Mawbray Banks Mawbray NY083473 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 Martin Keiller 3-4.30pm, sunny periods, warm with light breeze. A low estimate (...)
15 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 1 Sizergh Fell woodland Levens SD4898786846 Richard Evans In large sunny clearing.
15 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 1 Latterbarrow Witherslack SD440827 Sarah Mitchell
14 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 8 Arnside Knott Arnside SD449773 Chris Winnick 20oC 90% dull no breeze.
13 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 8 Walk St Johns in the Vale NY318201 L Swift and T Dixon Sunny
13 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391766 Margaret and David Eastlick 17 deg C overcast no sun
13 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 1 White Scar Witherslack SD459852 Tom and Felix Fitter
12 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 3 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189708 Helen Wallace Very windy. south slag.
11 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 2 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 Martin Keiller Mating pair. 5:40pm, sunny and breezy. 21262.jpeg
10 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 8 Swindale Valley Shap NY504118 Chris Winnick 19oC 80% dull.
8 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 1 Farrers Allotment Levens SD453866 Chris Winnick 22oC 30% sun [no breeze]Data includes part of Wakebarrow.
8 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 8 Kendal "Race Course" Kendal SD499914 John Mounsey 21deg.C, light airs..
7 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 25 minutes observation in mid afternoon.
7 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 2 Crummock water Crummock NY203158 PETER RITSON
6 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 5 Scout Scar Kendal SD4890 Philip Key
3 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 3 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 Helen Wallace 20c. Breezy in places.
3 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 1 White Scar Raven's Farm Witherslack SD460852 Ian Tallon 20720.jpeg
3 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 1 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY311538 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 Martin Keiller SW part of reserve. Some unidentified flying Burnet Moths also (...)
2 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 5 Yewbarrow Witherslack SD4384 Martin Chadwick BC field trip. Five observers wandered over much of Yewbarrow. (...)
2 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 1 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 Martin Keiller My first of 2019.
28 Jun 2019 Six-spot Burnet 2 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 35 minutes. Sunny and warm
28 Jun 2019 Six-spot Burnet 2 Yewbarrow Witherslack SD432850 Martin Chadwick in cop.
27 Jun 2019 Six-spot Burnet 25 Scout Kendal SD488928 Philip Key
27 Jun 2019 Six-spot Burnet 1 Cockenskell Blawith SD275892 Tom and Felix Fitter
23 Jun 2019 Six-spot Burnet 1 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD439827 Margaret and David Eastlick 19 deg C shade Stiff east wind but effect diluted by boundary (...)
22 Jun 2019 Six-spot Burnet 16 Scout Scar Brigsteer SD4889 Lindsey Gould
19 Jun 2019 Six-spot Burnet 3 White Scar Raven's Farm Levens SD460854 Chris Winnick 18oC 80% sun...my first of year....also 4 spot chaser and (...)
19 Jun 2019 Six-spot Burnet 5 White Scar Whitbarrow Levens SD458851 Chris Winnick 18oC 80% sun.
18 Jun 2019 Six-spot Burnet 10 White Scar Levens SD460852 Margaret and David Eastlick full sun 16 deg C
10 Jun 2019 Six-spot Burnet 16 White Scar Witherslack SD466850 Sarah Mitchell
26 Jul 2018 Six-spot Burnet 1 Arnside Knott Arnside SD453773 Tom and Felix Fitter
25 Jul 2018 Six-spot Burnet 9 Glasson Maryport NY029359 Martin Keiller 1.10 - 2.30pm sunny but quite breezy. All positively (...)
22 Jul 2018 Six-spot Burnet 7 Tarn Moor Orton NY675079 Sarah Mitchell
22 Jul 2018 Six-spot Burnet 1 Latterbarrow Hawkshead Hawkshead SD363991 Tom and Felix Fitter
21 Jul 2018 Six-spot Burnet 1 Arnside Knott Arnside SD455773 Mike Gregory
15 Jul 2018 Six-spot Burnet 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189710 Helen Wallace 18.00-19.00 18c. Worn.
10 Jul 2018 Six-spot Burnet 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 45 minutes in late afternoon sunshine. Within quarry and (...)
9 Jul 2018 Six-spot Burnet 1 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY401568 Martin Keiller
7 Jul 2018 Six-spot Burnet 4 Barkbooth Lot Bowland Bridge SD415907 Tom and Felix Fitter
2 Jul 2018 Six-spot Burnet 54 Cavendish Dock Road waste ground Barrow-in-Furness SD205684 Helen Wallace Minimum. 80 min walk. 26C
1 Jul 2018 Six-spot Burnet 26 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189710 Helen Wallace 28C. 95 min walk.
29 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 4 Grune Point Skinburness NY142569 Paul Kennedy 14528.jpeg
24 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 100 Holme Park Fell Burton-in-Kendal SD5463779962 Richard Evans Everywhere... 14479.jpeg
22 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 100 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Andrew Rhodes Stopped Counting.
20 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 20 Bradleyfield allotment Kendal SD4991 John Mounsey Approx. number. Many flitting round together- males attracted to (...)
12 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 2 Whitbarrow White Scar Whitbarrow SD460852 Brian Chandler
12 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 19 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189710 Helen Wallace 25c. Overcast. Quite a few still to emerge.
11 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 2 Farrer's Allotment Levens SD456864 Chris Winnick 21oC 70% sun
7 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 2 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY3054 Martin Keiller NW part of reserve. Cocoons. Could also be Narrow bordered Five (...) 14091.jpeg
5 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 36 Mawbray Banks Mawbray NY083472 Martin Keiller Cocoons. Most near bird 13975.jpeg
5 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 1 Mawbray Banks Mawbray NY083472 Martin Keiller Comment should read: Cocoons. Most near birds foot trefoil, but (...)
5 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 104 Wolsty Banks Wolsty NY096505 Martin Keiller 4 final instar larvae. I stopped counting the very numerous (...) 13980.jpeg
5 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 1 Wolsty Banks Wolsty NY096505 Martin Keiller Comment should read: 4 final instar larvae. I stopped counting (...)
31 May 2018 Six-spot Burnet 6 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189710 Helen Wallace Lavae &10 cocoons.
25 May 2018 Six-spot Burnet 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189714 Helen Wallace .Lava.
1 Aug 2017 Six-spot Burnet 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Margaret and David Eastlick
25 Jul 2017 Six-spot Burnet 7 Arnside Knott Arnside SD455775 Karen Bullimore
16 Jul 2017 Six-spot Burnet 3 Holme Park Quarry LNR Clawthorpe SD538782 Sarah Mitchell
12 Jul 2017 Six-spot Burnet 1 Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD417907 Chris Winnick 70% sun 18oC
12 Jul 2017 Six-spot Burnet 22 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Helen Wallace 100% sun. 20C Wind 2.
6 Jul 2017 Six-spot Burnet 7 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 Martin Keiller 12133.jpeg
6 Jul 2017 Six-spot Burnet 5 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY3053 Martin Keiller SW part of reserve. 10314.jpeg
5 Jul 2017 Six-spot Burnet 6 Hutton Roof Hutton SD549775 Chris Winnick 18oC 50% Sun
3 Jul 2017 Six-spot Burnet 2 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY401568 Martin Keiller 10201.jpeg
3 Jul 2017 Six-spot Burnet 1 Canal path Ulverston SD310778 Tricia Foster 6 spot burnet on tree. Warm, sunny afternoon. 10190.jpeg
1 Jul 2017 Six-spot Burnet 1 Latterbarrow Witherslack Witherslack SD440828 David Gower sunny period 12 - 12.45 p.m.
1 Jul 2017 Six-spot Burnet 5 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190713 Helen Wallace 90% sun. wind 5 in parts. 60 mins walk. Also 20 cinnabar (...)
30 Jun 2017 Six-spot Burnet 1 Arnside Copridding Arnside SD451777 David Gower
30 Jun 2017 Six-spot Burnet 1 Arnside Heathwaite Arnside SD448768 David Gower Faded on edges
28 Jun 2017 Six-spot Burnet 1 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 Martin Keiller Recently emerged. Also 2 hatched & 7 unhatched cocoons nearby. 12132.jpeg
25 Jun 2017 Six-spot Burnet 1 Bell Rake Witherslack SD438876 Brian and Lindsey Snell
19 Jun 2017 Six-spot Burnet 2 Farrer's Allotment Levens SD457864 Chris Winnick 27oC 90% sun
17 Jun 2017 Six-spot Burnet 1 Latterbarrow Witherslack Witherslack SD440828 Sarah Mitchell
14 Jun 2017 Six-spot Burnet 110 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189714 Helen Wallace 120 mins. 80% overcast but temp in mid teens. Stopped counting (...) 9583.jpeg
14 Aug 2016 Six-spot Burnet 3 Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX979217 Chris Mason
6 Aug 2016 Six-spot Burnet 1 Smardale Gill Newbiggin on Lune NY714061 Margaret and David Eastlick between Brownber and Smardale viaduct on former track bed
31 Jul 2016 Six-spot Burnet 4 Heathwaite Arnside SD452769 Iain Rogerson
31 Jul 2016 Six-spot Burnet 2 Arnside Knott Arnside SD452774 Linda & Arthur Pennington
27 Jul 2016 Six-spot Burnet 2 Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX979221 Chris Mason
25 Jul 2016 Six-spot Burnet 3 Arnside Knott Arnside SD456775 Karen Bullimore
19 Jul 2016 Six-spot Burnet 1 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY402569 Martin Keiller
19 Jul 2016 Six-spot Burnet 3 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 Martin Keiller
14 Jul 2016 Six-spot Burnet 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390767 Margaret and David Eastlick
12 Jul 2016 Six-spot Burnet 3 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 Helen Wallace 3-5pm. 16c. Sunny. Windy.
12 Jul 2016 Six-spot Burnet 2 Latterbarrow Witherslack Witherslack SD440827 Karen Bullimore
6 Jul 2016 Six-spot Burnet 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 Helen Wallace Overcast. 70 mins.
23 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 1 Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418909 Ian Tallon 1.00pm - 2.15pm
23 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390767 Margaret and David Eastlick 100% sun, faint breeze, 18 deg C
22 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 1 Barker Scar near to caravan site Holker SD335778 Margaret and David Eastlick
22 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 1 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY402569 Martin Keiller
22 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 3 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 Martin Keiller Including mating pair 7480.jpeg
15 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 12 Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX979219 Chris Mason Maybe more
15 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 5 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189715 Helen Wallace Late afternoon in 1 hour. 14c. Partial sun.
12 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 12 Blitterlees Beach Blitterlees NY100525 John Callion
11 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 50 Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 Chris Mason Probably more than 50 5562.jpeg
9 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 2 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 Helen Wallace 3.30-4.30pm. 18c. Sunny.
7 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 74 Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 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 Chris Mason
4 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 12 Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 Chris Mason
3 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 17 Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 Chris Mason 5266.jpeg
11 Aug 2015 Six-spot Burnet 1 Arnside Knott Arnside SD449772 Ian Tallon Dull day but fairly warm pm
7 Aug 2015 Six-spot Burnet 1 Lowca rugby club brows Whitehaven NX979217 Chris Mason Looked to be on its last legs.
6 Aug 2015 Six-spot Burnet 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick
6 Aug 2015 Six-spot Burnet Disused Railway Storth SD477802 Roger Fellows
2 Aug 2015 Six-spot Burnet 3 Lowca rugby club brows Whitehaven NX980216 Chris Mason
30 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 1 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick Damp field of thistles
29 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 4 Humphrey Head Allithwaite SD390739 Martin Chadwick
27 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 3 Latterbarrow Witherslack Witherslack SD440827 David Eastlick
25 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 2 Duddon Moss Road Broughton in Furness SD218848 Helen Wallace
25 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 24 Haweswater Burnbanks NY500160 Sarah Mitchell
23 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 1 Yealand Hall Allotment Yealand Storrs SD495761 Sarah Mitchell
19 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 2 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391766 Martin Chadwick
19 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 2 Cunswick Scar Kendal SD493930 Sue Shiels
18 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 1 Eaves Wood Silverdale SD461760 Tom Dunbar
15 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 25 Haweswater Burnbanks NY500160 Sarah Mitchell Flying in the sun, occasionally landing on Grasses 2851.jpeg
12 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 2 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick
4 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 11 Latterbarrow Witherslack Witherslack SD440828 David Eastlick full sun ,20deg C, windy
4 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 3 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391766 Martin Chadwick
1 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 10 St Bees Head St Bees NX943148 Colin Smith 2662.jpeg
1 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 1 Latterbarrow Witherslack Witherslack SD430844 Helen Wallace 9.30am & sunny.
30 Jun 2015 Six-spot Burnet 2 Arnside Knott Arnside SD456775 Tim Wilcox
28 Jun 2015 Six-spot Burnet Lowca Brows Whitehaven NX978220 Mike and Lyn Mills Literally hundreds!
17 Jul 2014 Six-spot Burnet 2 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390767 David and Margaret Eastlick hot sunny and bright day, mating
5 Jul 2014 Six-spot Burnet 2 Whitbarrow White Scar Witherslack SD4585 John Mounsey Mating 885.jpeg
30 Jun 2014 Six-spot Burnet 4 Cunswick Scar Kendal SD493930 Brian Snell
21 Jun 2014 Six-spot Burnet 12 Sandscale Haws Dalton-in-Furness SD199756 Mo Richards Sunny but very windy.
17 Jun 2014 Six-spot Burnet 4 Latterbarrow Witherslack Witherslack SD440826 Mo Richards
14 Jun 2014 Six-spot Burnet 1 Workington Wind Farm Workington NX993297 Martin Chadwick