Cumbria Day-Flying Moth Sightings: Straw Dot

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Date Species Number Site Town Grid Ref. V. County Recorder Comment Image
31 Jul 2020 Straw Dot 1 Kingsmoor Sidings Carlisle NY385577 VC70 Cumberland Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts
9 Jul 2020 Straw Dot 1 Cummacatta Wood Keswick NY255164 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh
9 Jul 2020 Straw Dot 1 Brigsteer Park Wood Brigsteer SD485880 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon 17.10-18.30 Mostly overcast
6 Jul 2020 Straw Dot 1 Borrowdale Westmorland Kendal NY569029 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows Looked very fresh
26 Jun 2020 Straw Dot 1 Kings Meaburn Penrith NY615217 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass 1 seen in this hay meadow during sunny weather - a 1st for me - (...) 27166.jpeg
23 Aug 2019 Straw Dot 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 19-21c. Sunny spells, breezy.
19 Aug 2019 Straw Dot 2 Kentmere Lake Staveley NY454028 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon 12.00 -12.50
18 Jul 2019 Straw Dot 2 Grizedale Forest Grizedale SD333966 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
7 Jul 2019 Straw Dot 2 Flashbank Wood Brigsteer SD485857 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon
7 Jul 2019 Straw Dot 2 Park Wood Brigsteer SD486876 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon 21030.jpeg
1 Jul 2019 Straw Dot 1 Park Wood Brigsteer SD478872 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon 20544.jpeg
16 Aug 2018 Straw Dot 2 Bowness on Solway Nature Reserve Bowness-on-Solway NY206617 VC70 Cumberland Ian Tallon 1.30 pm - 3.10 pm
2 Aug 2018 Straw Dot 1 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD434879 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon 2.15-3.45pm Overcast
30 Jul 2018 Straw Dot 2 A685 road verge Kirkby Stephen NY715045 VC69 Westmorland Dave Wainwright
11 Jul 2018 Straw Dot 1 Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD465825 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace
2 Jul 2018 Straw Dot 1 Cavendish Dock Road waste ground Barrow-in-Furness SD205684 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Old. 80 min walk. 26C
1 Jul 2018 Straw Dot 7 Waitby Greenriggs NR Kirkby Stephen NY760082 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon
10 Aug 2017 Straw Dot 2 Burns Beck Moss NR Sedbergh SD598882 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 40% sun.
3 Aug 2017 Straw Dot 3 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY726068 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon Overcast, breezy
25 Jul 2017 Straw Dot 3 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD435878 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon
16 Jul 2017 Straw Dot 3 Augill Pasture Brough NY818146 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon 12.10 - 13.25 Breezy
16 Jul 2017 Straw Dot 2 Waitby Greenriggs NR Kirkby Stephen NY760085 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon 14.30 - 16.45 Breezy
6 Jul 2017 Straw Dot 1 Potter Fell Burneside SD520992 VC69 Westmorland Sue Shiels Humid and sunny
30 Jun 2017 Straw Dot 1 Arnside Heathwaite Arnside SD448768 VC69 Westmorland David Gower
24 Jun 2017 Straw Dot 2 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon from 2.30-4.00pm
11 Aug 2015 Straw Dot 1 Arnside Knott Arnside SD449772 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon Straw Dot Dull day but fairly warm pm