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Date Species Number Life Stage Site Town Grid Ref. V. County Recorder Comment Image
4 Jul 2018 Zeiraphera isertana 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY275564 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Zeiraphera isertana (Cock's-head Bell)? on a fencepost in (...) 14670.jpeg
13 Jul 2017 Ypsolopha alpella 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY385581 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Ypsolopha alpella (verified by Liz Still, CMR). First record (...) 10565.jpeg
9 Apr 2018 Northern Eggar 1 Larva Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Young larva? 100% sun. 12746.jpeg
19 Apr 2018 Northern Eggar 1 Larva Meathop Moss Witherslack SD443818 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Young larva. Full sun, westerly breeze, 20deg.C. 12699.jpeg
25 Jun 2017 Pseudargyrotoza conwagena 1 Adult Quarry Banks NR Cumwhinton NY456526 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Yellow-spot twist (Pseudargyrotoza conwagana). Poor record shot (...)
9 Jun 2015 Nemophora degeerella 20 Adult Hay Bridge Nature Reserve Bouth SD328855 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Yellow-barred longhorn. 9.30am.
12 Jun 2016 Nemophora degeerella 30 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY282570 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Yellow-barred Longhorn. Two separate "swarms" flying at (...) 5579.jpeg
12 Jun 2016 Unlisted 30 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY282570 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Yellow-barred Longhorn. Two separate "swarms" flying at (...) 5580.jpeg
3 Jun 2015 Nemophora degeerella 2 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY277567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Yellow-barred Longhorn. Male and female flying in dappled light (...) 2096.jpeg
12 Jun 2015 Nemophora degeerella 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY495485 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Yellow-barred Longhorn.
24 Apr 2019 Yellow-barred Brindle 1 Adult Buttermere Youth Hostel Buttermere NY178169 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace Yellow-barred Brindle on ceiling. 18421.jpeg
27 Sep 2018 Wormwood Pug 1 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Wormwood pug larva? 17497.jpeg
27 May 2017 Orthotaenia undulana 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY386577 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Woodland Marble Agreed MC/PK 9280.jpeg
28 Sep 2015 Silver Y 8 Adult Allonby Allonby NY081432 VC70 Cumberland John Callion Within 100m of each other,mostly on Ragwort
14 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Killington Kendal SD598911 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick with three others over 30 minutes sunny and very warm
14 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Killington Kendal SD594919 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick with three others over 2.5 hours Very warm in the sun, sunny (...)
14 Jun 2020 Cinnabar 2 Adult Killington Kendal SD594919 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick with three others over 2.5 hours Very warm in the sun, sunny (...)
14 Jun 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Killington Kendal SD594919 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick with three others over 2.5 hours Very warm in the sun, sunny (...)
6 Dec 2015 Northern Winter Moth 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386580 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Winter Moth/Northern Winter Moth (female)? Similar length to (...) 4502.jpeg
27 Nov 2016 Winter Moth 2 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY273563 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Winter Moth identified by MC Dec 2016 Both found on fence posts (...) 8127.jpeg
16 Nov 2014 Winter Moth 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY274567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Winter Moth (Operophtera brumata) on fence-post at edge of (...)
20 Jul 2020 Small Fan-footed Wave 1 Adult Kingstown Wildlife Pond area Carlisle NY39355879 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Wingspan measured at 23mm. 27819.jpeg
20 Jul 2020 Shaded Broad-bar 1 Adult Cavendish Dock Road waste ground Barrow-in-Furness SD205684 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Windy. Overcast. 12.40-13.35.
20 Jul 2020 Six-spot Burnet 7 Adult Cavendish Dock Road waste ground Barrow-in-Furness SD205684 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Windy. Overcast. 12.40-13.35.
20 Jul 2020 Shaded Broad-bar 4 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Windy. Mostly dull.
2 Jul 2017 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult River Lowther Askham NY516221 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Windy. Brief sunny spells.
26 May 2015 Speckled Yellow 2 Adult Whitbarrow Witherslack SD4686 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Windy, sunny, 16deg.
27 Jul 2016 Willow Beauty 1 Adult Ulverston garden Ulverston SD285768 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Willow beauty on apple tree leaf. 6405.jpeg
20 Aug 2017 Ypsolopha parenthesella 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY387599 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy White-shouldered Smudge (Ypsolopha parenthesella)? 11817.jpeg
15 Aug 2017 Apotomis turbidana 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY274567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy White-shouldered Marble (Apotomis turbidana)? Field-guide says (...) 11700.jpeg
26 May 2017 White Pinion-spotted 2 Adult Brantwood Coniston SD312958 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey White-pinion Spotted. In shaded woodland above Brantwood (...) 9269.jpeg
8 Jul 2017 Anania Funebris 1 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD328826 VC69 Westmorland Brian and Lindsey Snell White Spotted Sable.On footpath 50 m from car park.
14 May 2015 Anania Funebris 1 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Gill Jakeman White spotted sable
2 Jul 2018 White Plume Moth 1 Adult Burns Beck Moss Sedbergh SD595878 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey White Plume Moth, Pterophorus pentadactyla. Full sun, fitful (...) 14638.jpeg
31 May 2017 White Ermine 1 Adult Ravenstone Lodge hotel Bassenthwaite SP5633173371 VC32 Northamptonshire K rigby White ermine moth on window sill inside hotel
25 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Castle Crag Rosthwaite NY251156 VC70 Cumberland Jeremy Bartlett Western slopes of Castle Crag.
17 Jul 2014 Wood Tiger 1 Adult Little Stand Cockley Beck NY251034 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank West flank of Little Stand, probably about 500ft a wood tiger (...)
17 Aug 2016 Treble-bar 2 Adult Redhills Quarry Millom SD178792 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace Well camouflaged amongst stones.
26 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Hawkshead garden Hawkshead SD346982 VC69 Westmorland Gill Henwood We planted pheasant eye narcissus (toxic bulbs) to deter badgers (...)
26 Jul 2018 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen SD440828 VC69 Westmorland Andrew Cornall Watched for many minutes quite close. Video record taken
29 Aug 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY33905408 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Warming itself in the morning sunshine. 29089.jpeg
1 Sep 2015 Shaded Broad-bar 2 Adult Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY720061 VC69 Westmorland Sue Shiels Warm, sunny day
19 Jul 2020 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 2 Adult White Scar Levens SD466851 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Warm, sheltered, sunny intervals. 27734.jpeg
27 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Lonning running NE to Greenspot Wigton NY2456 VC70 Cumberland Mike Porter Warm sunshine
18 Jun 2021 Yellow Shell 5 Adult Waitby Greenriggs NR Waitby NY758086 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass Warm sunny afternoon Seen near entrance to reserve and (...) 31176.jpeg
18 Jun 2021 Cinnabar 1 Adult Little Asby Common Little Asby NY698100 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass Warm sunny afternoon 31172.jpeg
27 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult Bowber Head Farm Ravenstonedale NY740032 VC69 Westmorland Margaret and David Eastlick warm overcast day with little wind
9 May 2020 Brown Silver-line 5 Adult Claife Heights area Wray SD381975 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Warm day.
9 May 2020 Mother Shipton 1 Adult Claife Heights area Wray SD381975 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Warm day.
4 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Holehird Gardens Troutbeck Bridge NY410007 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Warm and windy late in day.
4 Jul 2015 Silver Y 2 Adult Holehird Gardens Troutbeck Bridge NY410007 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Warm and windy late in day.
22 May 2019 Cinnabar 1 Adult Yew Tree Tarn Coniston NY322003 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Warm and windy
22 May 2019 Common Carpet 1 Adult Yew Tree Tarn Coniston NY322003 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Warm and windy
1 Jun 2018 Burnet Companion 17 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 VC69 Westmorland Peter Hughes Warm and sunny. Walked length and breadth of site over a couple (...) 13554.jpeg
1 Jun 2018 Cinnabar 4 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 VC69 Westmorland Peter Hughes Warm and sunny. Walked length and breadth of site over a couple (...) 13556.jpeg
1 Jun 2018 Mother Shipton 9 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 VC69 Westmorland Peter Hughes Warm and sunny. Walked length and breadth of site over a couple (...) 13555.jpeg
1 Jun 2018 Silver Y 12 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189716 VC69 Westmorland Peter Hughes Warm and sunny. Walked length and breadth of site over a couple (...)
3 Aug 2019 Silver Y 1 Adult Boundary Bank Lane Kendal SD503928 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Warm and Sunny.
29 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Swarthmoor Hall Meadow Ulverston SD282773 VC69 Westmorland Margaret and David Eastlick warm and sultry
14 May 2018 Speckled Yellow 1 Adult Lancelot Clark Storth Clawthorpe SD543774 VC69 Westmorland Claire Gillham Warm 13019.png
14 May 2019 Adela reamurella 15 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Warm
14 May 2019 Anania Funebris 4 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Warm
14 May 2019 Brown Silver-line 1 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Warm
14 May 2019 Speckled Yellow 8 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Warm
28 Jun 2021 Cinnabar 1 Adult Coastal path Barrow in Furness SD233659 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Walk from Concle Inn, Rampside SD233659 to Morrison's at (...)
28 Jun 2021 Drinker 1 Adult Coastal path Barrow in Furness SD233659 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Walk from Concle Inn, Rampside SD233659 to Morrison's at (...) 31499.jpeg
28 Jun 2021 Drinker 2 Larva Coastal path Barrow in Furness SD233659 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Walk from Concle Inn, Rampside SD233659 to Morrison's at (...)
17 Aug 2020 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Wetheral garden Wetheral NY462549 VC70 Cumberland R H Jones visiting buddlea
29 Jun 2021 Straw Dot 1 Adult Garden Ulverston SD287766 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Very worn.
10 Jun 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Disused Railway Storth SD477802 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows very worn
15 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult River Lowther Askham NY516221 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Very windy. Sunny spells
12 Jul 2019 Silver Y 1 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189708 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Very windy. south slag.
12 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 3 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189708 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Very windy. south slag.
12 Jul 2019 Silver Y 1 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Very windy. North slag.
19 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Claife Heights Brown Stone Moss Wray SD382976 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Very warm
19 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 1 Adult Claife Heights Brown Stone Moss Wray SD382976 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Very warm
15 May 2019 Brown Silver-line 3 Adult Grizedale Forest Hawkshead SD337967 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Very warm
9 May 2017 Speckled Yellow 4 Adult Township Plantation The Howe SD452884 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Very sunny, warm
9 Jun 2017 Aethes cnicana 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386596 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Very similar to A. rubigana (which would appear to be more (...) 9519.jpeg
17 Jun 2014 Chimney Sweeper 100 Adult Gillathwaite Ennerdale Bridge NY137139 VC70 Cumberland Barbara Nelson Very large number in Gillathwaite fields the number is an (...)
15 Aug 2019 Silver Y 8 Adult Home garden Troutbeck Cumbria NY414007 VC69 Westmorland Stephen Sutton Very keen on the Buddleia during the day. 23149.jpeg
13 Sep 2016 Silver Y 4 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Very humid day
19 Jun 2017 Common Heath 2 Adult Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD457842 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Very hot 27oC. Sunny.
24 Sep 2019 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Garden Penrith NY499267 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Very fresh looking. Visited garden 3 times to nectar on (...)
10 Jun 2015 Cinnabar 1 Adult Disused Railway Storth SD477802 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows very fresh
2 Oct 2015 Silver Y 2 Adult Kendal garden Kendal SD524927 VC69 Westmorland J S Frost very flighty
26 Aug 2020 Ancylis badiana 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38585885 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Very faded specimen. 29069.jpeg
3 Jul 2015 Silver Y 8 Adult Heathwaite Arnside SD451769 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Very faded specimen
23 Jun 2015 Common Heath 50 Adult Meathop Moss Meathop SD442819 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Very common, difficult to put a number to.
27 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Hutton Roof Crags Burton-in-Lonsdale SD562782 VC69 Westmorland Pete Crooks Very active in the cool, cloudy weather
16 Aug 2020 Magpie 1 Adult Road to Priory Crossing Ulverston SD296770 VC69 Charles Penfold Verge under hedge at side of road 28767.jpeg
14 Jul 2020 Archips xylosteana 1 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY33875424 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Variegated Golden Tortrix (Archips xylosteana) on nettles at (...) 27603.jpeg
10 Sep 2016 Common Marbled Carpet 1 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY339542 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Variant with broad orange-brown band on forewing.
24 Jul 2017 Ypsolopha ustella 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY273563 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Variable smudge (Ypsolopha ustella)??? Currently no records of (...) 10893.jpeg
30 Mar 2021 Ypsolopha ustella 1 Adult Whinhill Wood Brampton NY52395802 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Unidentified micro found on fencepost by path through wood, (...) 29960.jpeg
22 Jun 2019 Poplar Hawkmoth 1 Adult Elleray Wood Windermere SD410993 VC69 Westmorland Matthew Ross Unexpectedly sat vibrating on the middle of the path in the (...) 19855.jpeg
1 Aug 2019 Willow Beauty 1 Adult 62 Sands Rd Ulverston SD289766 VC69 Westmorland Charles Penfold Under the lip of a garden planter so it was in shadow
18 Jul 2018 Udea lutealis 1 Adult Fields Nether Wasdale NY147048 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace Udea Lutealis? 15442.jpeg
5 Jan 2019 Spring Usher 2 Adult Miltonrigg Wood Brampton NY558608 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Two Spring Ushers found about 20m apart on fenceposts at the (...) 17762.jpeg
1 Jul 2021 Crambus lathoniellus 2 Adult Orton Moss NR Carlisle NY339542 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Two photographed on rough grassland in the small area of the (...) 31708.jpeg
14 Jun 2020 Phiaris palustrana 2 Adult Miltonrigg Wood Brampton NY56506177 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Two Phiaris palustrana (?) found about 50m apart on Rhododendron (...) 26480.jpeg
6 Mar 2018 Torticoides alternella 2 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY273567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Two on fenceposts in woods to the north of Little Bampton Common (...)
18 Jun 2021 Emperor Moth 2 Larva Waitby Greenriggs NR Waitby NY758087 VC69 Westmorland Anthony Marsh Two instar stages present. 31286.jpeg
9 Jul 2021 Agapeta hamana 2 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38615886 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Two in the same weed patch a few metres apart. 31936.jpeg
17 Aug 2016 Shaded Broad-bar 8 Adult Hodbarrow RSPB Reserve Millom SD185787 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace Two hours, full sun.
17 Aug 2016 Silver Y 3 Adult Hodbarrow RSPB Reserve Millom SD185787 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace Two hours, full sun.
1 Jun 2021 Micropterix aureatella 2 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY48664809 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Two (one caught in spider's web) found along footpath off main (...) 30748.jpeg
8 Jul 2015 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Greenside Kendal SD510924 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Trying to escape from our glazed in porch. Second one this year. (...)
8 Jun 2015 Platyptilia gonodactyla 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386579 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Triangle Plume. Found on waste ground adjacent to the nature (...) 2205.jpeg
27 Aug 2016 Triangle Plume 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386579 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Triangle Plume
20 Aug 2020 Lesser Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Greenside Kendal SD510924 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Trapped itself in our glazed porch.
10 Jul 2020 Large Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Sands Rd Ulverston SD289766 VC69 Westmorland Charles Penfold Trapped in garage caught and released
25 Jun 2019 Green Oak Tortrix 40 Adult Stonethwaite Stonethwaite NY269137 VC70 Cumberland Jeremy Bartlett Tortrix viridana (Green Oak Tortrix) moths on the path in oak (...)
19 Feb 2017 Torticoides alternella 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY274563 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Tortricodes alternella (Winter Shade) on fencepost at woodland (...)
6 Feb 2017 Torticoides alternella 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY277567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Tortricodes alternella Suggested id takes into account (...) 8146.jpeg
9 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 50 Adult Jubilee Meadow Crosthwaite SD43529167 VC69 Westmorland David Jackson/ Barbara Dixon Too many to count.
23 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Cartmel Fell Church Cartmel Fell SD416880 VC69 Westmorland D Jackson Too many to count.
14 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 50 Adult Bird's Park Reservoir and Paddy Lane Kendal SD5392 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key Too many to count properly.
11 Oct 2018 Northern Winter Moth 1 Adult Greenside Kendal SD510924 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey To lighted window. Almost white hind wing.
18 Jul 2021 Twenty-plume Moth 1 Adult Greenside Kendal SD510924 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey To lighted window, 10.15pm.
6 Jul 2019 Large Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Greenside Kendal SD510924 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey To light.
11 Jun 2020 Hofmannophila pseudospretella 1 Adult Greenside Kendal SD510924 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey To light in house. 26428.jpeg
10 Jun 2019 Common Carpet 1 Adult Greenside Kendal SD510924 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey To light
22 Aug 2018 Orange Swift 1 Adult Greenside Kendal SD510923 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey To house light.
18 Jul 2021 Tinea pellionella 1 Adult Greenside Kendal SD510924 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Tinea pellionella (alas!) in shower-room. Not worth a photo (...)
3 Jun 2017 Timothy Tortrix 10 Adult Park Broom area Carlisle NY435584 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Timothy Tortrix (Aphelia paleana). The most common moth found (...) 9425.jpeg
14 Jun 2020 Micropterix aureatella 3 Adult Miltonrigg Wood Brampton NY558613 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Three seen from path through the wood over a distance of about (...) 26481.jpeg
20 Jun 2020 Orthotaenia undulana 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY49174816 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Thought to be Orthotaenia undulana but perhaps Celypha (...) 26796.jpeg
20 Sep 2016 Silver Y 5 Adult Sandgate Marsh Flookburgh SD351752 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick Thistle patch above the saltmarsh
8 Jun 2020 Thistle Ermine 1 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY40285700 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Thistle Ermine (Myelois circumvoluta). On the grassy slope (...) 26353.jpeg
31 Jul 2018 Silver Y 1 Adult Between A7 and cricket ground Carlisle NY399566 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller This site is the re-covered area disturbed by the 2017 Roman (...)
31 Aug 2015 Antler Moth 1 Adult Carlin Gill - Foot of Black Force Howgill SD6499 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows This one just South of the gill
31 Aug 2015 Twin-spot Carpet 1 Adult Carlin Gill - Foot of Black Force Howgill SD6499 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows This one just South of the gill
18 Jul 2018 Anacampsis populella 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY274567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy This looks just like the Anacampsis populella image included in (...) 15249.jpeg
11 Jul 2021 Eucosma cana 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings Nature Reserve Carlisle NY38575769 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy There seems to be a lot of these around this year! 31954.jpeg
2 Oct 2019 Angle Shades 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY27505640 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy There seems to be a lot of these about this year. 24230.jpeg
12 Jun 2015 Common Heath 50 Adult Snab Keswick NY318322 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan There must have been 100s here on the heather
25 May 2020 Mother Shipton 1 Adult Scout Scar Brigsteer SD486908 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows There are some Pyrausta out - I suspect despicata, but could not (...)
1 Jul 2021 Agriphila straminella 3 Adult Orton Moss NR Carlisle NY339542 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Thee photographed on rough grassland in the small area of the (...) 31710.jpeg
14 Jan 2019 Spring Usher 5 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY274563 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy The photo shows four of five Spring Usher moths found no more (...) 17764.jpeg
12 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 100 Adult Finglandrigg Wood and surrounding area Kirkbampton NY2656 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy The odd one seen in the reserve, but abundant to the west along (...)
23 Aug 2020 Celypha lacunana 1 Adult Kentmere Lake Staveley NY454029 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon Thanks Robert Pickett 29155.jpeg
1 Jun 2021 Crambus lathoniellus 1 Adult Waitby Greenriggs NR Kirkby Stephen NY763081 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon Thanks MT 30777.jpeg
31 Jul 2020 Ancylis badiana 1 Adult Kingsmoor Sidings Carlisle NY385577 VC70 Cumberland Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts Thanks CM 28322.jpeg
24 Apr 2021 Emperor Moth 3 Adult Nichols Moss Witherslack SD429829 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick Temperature 17C. Full sun. Several males seen flying including (...)
24 Apr 2021 Common Heath 10 Adult Nichols Moss Witherslack SD429829 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick Temperature 17C. Full sun.
23 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 1 Adult Grizedale Forest Coniston SD333979 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Temp 20 degrees but with a wind.
5 Jun 2018 Tawny-barred Angle 1 Adult Claife Heights area Far Sawrey SD382962 VC69 Westmorland Tony Moverley Tawny-barred Angle 13697.jpeg
3 Aug 2020 Evergestis pallidata 1 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY33915424 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Tatty specimen found in damp meadow. 28292.jpeg
6 Aug 2016 Brown China-mark 1 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY279567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Tatty specimen by the pond
13 Jul 2015 Swallow-tail Moth 4 Adult Linnet Grove Kendal SD526908 VC69 Westmorland Nigel Maden Swallowtail Moth 3051.jpeg
3 Jul 2019 Narrow-bordered 5-spot Burnet 4 Adult Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY307537 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller SW part of reserve. Some unidentified flying Burnet Moths also (...) 20803.jpeg
3 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 5 Adult Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY307537 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller SW part of reserve. Some unidentified flying Burnet Moths also (...)
14 Jul 2021 Narrow-bordered 5-spot Burnet 7 Adult Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY307537 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller SW part of reserve. 11:30-12:00 and 13:25-13:40.
14 Jul 2021 Six-spot Burnet 12 Adult Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY307537 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller SW part of reserve. 11:30-12:00 and 13:25-13:40.
7 Jun 2018 Silver Y 1 Adult Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY3053 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller SW part of reserve.
6 Jul 2017 Six-spot Burnet 5 Adult Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY3053 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller SW part of reserve. 10314.jpeg
1 Jun 2021 Cinnabar 1 Adult Bridge Road Barrow Island SD1968 VC69 Westmorland Philip Worth Surprised to see it on a pavement in an urban area.
27 Jun 2018 Common White Wave 1 Adult Brantwood Coniston SD313958 VC69 Westmorland Brian and Lindsey Snell Super specimen resting on fern
17 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Penrith NY389294 VC70 Cumberland Nicholas Howard Sunny/thundery afternoon.
4 Jul 2019 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Swindale Valley Swindale NY521142 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Sunny. Breezy.
23 Aug 2016 Silver Y 4 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Sunny. 20c. One hour.
24 May 2017 Garden Carpet 1 Adult Garden Penrith NY499267 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Sunny. On a wall.
17 Oct 2019 Silver Y 1 Adult Garden Penrith NY499267 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Sunny.
5 Sep 2018 Silver Y 1 Adult Lingholm Estate Keswick NY2522 VC70 Cumberland Mike Porter Sunny.
19 Jul 2018 Silver Y 1 Adult Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD459852 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick sunny, warm, light breeze
10 Jul 2021 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult River Lowther Whale NY514216 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Sunny, warm spell.
5 Oct 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Holehird Gardens Troutbeck Bridge NY410007 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Sunny, warm
24 Sep 2018 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Garden 16 LA11 7JA Grange over Sands SD403777 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick sunny, on buddlea
17 Sep 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Holehird Gardens Windermere NY411007 VC69 Westmorland Margaret and David Eastlick sunny, no breeze in walled garden
15 May 2018 Brown Silver-line 1 Adult Loughrigg Ambleside NY364040 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Sunny, light air. 13048.jpeg
13 Jul 2021 Chimney Sweeper 4 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Sunny, hot 22oC.
22 Apr 2019 Common Heath 7 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD443818 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Sunny, easterly breeze.
14 Jun 2017 Silver-ground Carpet 1 Adult Greystoke Forest Hutton Roof, Greystoke NY384344 VC70 Cumberland Sarah Mitchell Sunny spells. Sheltered.
15 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 1 Adult Grizedale Forest Coniston SD333979 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Sunny spells pm
15 Jun 2019 Silver-ground Carpet 1 Adult Grizedale Forest Coniston SD333979 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Sunny spells pm
4 Oct 2019 Silver Y 1 Adult Holehird Gardens Troutbeck Bridge NY410007 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Sunny pm
1 Jul 2017 Silver Y 2 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440828 VC69 Westmorland David Gower sunny period 12 - 12.45 p.m.
1 Jul 2017 Six-spot Burnet 1 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440828 VC69 Westmorland David Gower sunny period 12 - 12.45 p.m.
14 Jun 2020 Brown Silver-line 1 Adult Holme Stinted Pastures Burton-in-Kendal SD544787 VC69 Westmorland David Phillips Sunny intervals 22c
14 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Holme Stinted Pastures Burton-in-Kendal SD544787 VC69 Westmorland David Phillips Sunny intervals 22c
12 Oct 2019 Silver Y 1 Adult Coniston village Coniston SD305976 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Sunny interval
14 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 7 Adult Yew Tree Tarn Coniston NY322003 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Sunny interval
5 May 2017 Pyrausta purpuralis 1 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Sunny but very winndy
21 Jun 2014 Six-spot Burnet 12 Adult Sandscale Haws Dalton-in-Furness SD199756 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Sunny but very windy.
21 Jun 2014 Yellow Shell 7 Adult Sandscale Haws Dalton-in-Furness SD199756 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Sunny but very windy.
17 May 2019 Emperor Moth 2 Adult Jockey Shield area Carlisle NY569554 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan Sunny and windy 18degrees. Seen over wide area .
17 May 2019 Speckled Yellow 1 Adult Jockey Shield area Carlisle NY569554 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan Sunny and windy 18degrees. In dappled shade
17 May 2019 Mother Shipton 1 Adult Jockey Shield area Carlisle NY569554 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan Sunny and windy 18degrees.
29 May 2018 Silver-ground Carpet 1 Adult Holme Stinted Pastures Burton-in-Kendal SD536785 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Sunny and warm, but strong gusty wind.
1 Jul 2021 Chimney Sweeper 15 Adult Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Penrith NY389296 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Sunny and warm, 4:15 - 5:30pm.
12 Jun 2021 Clouded Magpie 2 Adult Smardale Gill Smardale NY728072 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass Sunny and warm 31010.jpeg
18 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 4 Adult High Arnside Tarn Skelwith Bridge NY330010 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards sunny and warm
18 Jun 2019 Common Carpet 1 Adult High Arnside Tarn Skelwith Bridge NY330010 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards sunny and warm
24 May 2019 Latticed Heath 1 Adult High Arnside Tarn Skelwith Bridge NY330010 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Sunny and breezy.
24 May 2019 Speckled Yellow 1 Adult High Arnside Tarn Skelwith Bridge NY330010 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Sunny and breezy.
25 May 2020 Cinnabar 1 Adult Arnside Heathwaite Arnside SD44987678 VC69 Westmorland Rosa Menendez Sunny and 20 degrees.
25 May 2020 Cinnabar 1 Adult Arnside Knott Arnside SD44927763 VC69 Westmorland Rosa Menendez Sunny and 20 degrees.
14 Jun 2021 Cinnabar 2 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass Sunny about 13.00hrs and 18C 31104.jpeg
12 Jun 2021 Spruce Carpet 1 Adult Irton Fell Irton NY129019 VC70 Cumberland David Phillips Sunny 22c
12 Jun 2021 Cinnabar 1 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 VC69 Westmorland David Phillips Sunny 22c
12 Jun 2021 Mother Shipton 1 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 VC69 Westmorland David Phillips Sunny 22c
21 Jul 2020 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 2 Adult White Scar Kendal SD454847 VC69 Westmorland David Phillips Sunny 21c. Possibly 3
24 Aug 2019 Silver Y 2 Adult Smardale NNR Kirkby Stephen NY7147806169 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick sunny 21 deg C little wind
12 Jun 2021 Oak Eggar 1 Larva Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD458837 VC69 Westmorland David Phillips Sunny 18c
21 Apr 2016 Common Heath 2 Adult Meathop Moss Ulpha SD447820 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Sunny 4690.jpeg
13 Jul 2019 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Walk in St John's in the Vale St John's in the Vale NY318201 VC70 Cumberland L Swift and T Dixon Sunny
13 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 8 Adult Walk in St John's in the Vale St John's in the Vale NY318201 VC70 Cumberland L Swift and T Dixon Sunny
27 Sep 2018 Silver Y 1 Adult Holehird Gardens Troutbeck Bridge NY410007 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Sunny
25 Jul 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD439826 VC69 Westmorland Bryan Ingleby/Kath Armstrong sun,calm 20degC
23 Sep 2018 Silver Y 1 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Sun then showers.
10 Oct 2018 Silver Y 1 Adult Wart Barrow Allithwaite SD391766 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick summers day in October
5 May 2017 Esperia sulphurella 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY385581 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Sulphur Tubic (Esperia sulphurella). Initially found on a (...) 8645.jpeg
15 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult High Borrowdale Shap NY5702 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Strong gusty wind, 20deg C, 11.30 - 12.00. Hay Meadows south of (...)
11 Aug 2015 Straw Dot 1 Adult Arnside Knott Arnside SD449772 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon Straw Dot Dull day but fairly warm pm
22 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 100 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 VC69 Westmorland Andrew Rhodes Stopped Counting.
4 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 4 Adult Bishop's Tithe Allotment Hampsfield Backbarrow SD360842 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Still, overcast, 20deg.C.
4 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 4 Adult Hay Bridge Nature Reserve Bouth SD335874 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Still, overcast, 20deg.C.
16 Aug 2017 Common Carpet 3 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Started sunny then overcast
16 Aug 2017 Shaded Broad-bar 5 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Started sunny then overcast
27 Jun 2015 Spruce Carpet 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY469502 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Spruce Carpet - I think! 2441.jpeg
18 Jan 2018 Spring Usher 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY388579 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Spring Usher? It doesn't look much like the one found last (...) 12620.jpeg
22 Jan 2019 Spring Usher 1 Adult Gelt Woods Brampton NY521592 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Spring Usher found on fencepost under broadleaf trees at edge of (...) 17770.jpeg
25 Jan 2017 Spring Usher 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY275564 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Spring Usher Identification agreed by MC 3 Feb 2017 8143.jpeg
17 Aug 2015 Twin-spot Carpet 6 Adult Crinkle Crags Chapel Stile NY259040 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows spread over 2km
13 Jun 2020 Silver-ground Carpet 3 Adult Longsleddale Kendal NY481068 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows Spread out along the valley bottom.
2 Jun 2021 Spindle Ermine 60 Larva Golf Course Kendal SD506927 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Spindle Ermine. Number pure guesswork because several webs. 30794.jpeg
29 Jun 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Greenside Kendal SD510924 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Spent the night in the house.
26 Aug 2020 Large Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Smoot Garth, Kings Meaburn, CA10 3BL Kings Meaburn NY620212 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass Spent night in house 29216.jpeg
19 Sep 2018 Small Dusty Wave 1 Adult Greenside Kendal SD510924 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Spending the day on the garage door. Pug? Wingspread 20mm. 17404.jpeg
31 May 2014 Mother Shipton 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY488481 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Specimen in good nick but with only one antenna!
28 Jun 2014 Small Argent and Sable 1 Adult Kidsty Pike Shap NY4512 VC69 Westmorland Judy Woodhouse Species; Small Argent 962.jpeg
29 Jul 2019 Silver Y 1 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188709 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Southern slagbank.
10 Jun 2019 Burnet Companion 2 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188709 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Southern slagbank.
10 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 2 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188709 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Southern slagbank.
19 Jun 2019 Burnet Companion 33 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188709 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace South slag bank. Full sun. Breezy.
19 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 4 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188709 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace South slag bank. Full sun. Breezy.
19 Jun 2019 Yellow Shell 6 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188709 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace South slag bank. Full sun. Breezy.
6 Oct 2018 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Grasmere Garden Centre Grasmere NY336073 VC69 Westmorland Steve Kirtley Sorry to submit this late.... I found my note when I was having (...)
16 Jul 2020 Large Yellow Underwing 1 Adult conservatory 16 LA11 7JA Grange over Sands SD403777 VC69 Westmorland Margaret and David Eastlick somnolent on chair cushion 27645.jpeg
25 May 2021 Northern Eggar 1 Larva Foulshaw Moss Levens SD458835 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey So windy the caterpillar was actually shaken off its heather (...) 30588.jpeg
12 Jul 2015 Snout 1 Adult Meathop Meathop SD437807 VC69 Westmorland Nigel Maden Snout 1st Generation 3040.jpeg
6 Jun 2021 Small Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY33895414 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Small Yellow Underwing found along the green lane from the (...) 30878.jpeg
9 Aug 2020 Pammene populana 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38605884 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Small tortrix on Common Knapweed in open grassy area. 28489.jpeg
5 May 2017 Small Phoenix 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY385581 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Small Phoenix (Ecliptopera silaceata) 8646.jpeg
1 Jun 2014 Small Magpie 2 Adult Low Crosby Carlisle NY445593 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Small Magpies in nettle patch by the River Eden #new
29 Aug 2016 Small Fan-footed Wave 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386579 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Small Fan-footed Wave confirmed by MC Nov 2016 (Forewing length (...) 7313.jpeg
8 Jun 2018 Small Fan-foot 1 Adult Oxen Park Oxen Park SD3187 VC69 Westmorland Tony Moverley (Argent Small Fan-foot (seen by Dave Wainwright)
31 May 2018 Elephant Hawkmoth 1 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189710 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Small Elephant Hawkmoth 13453.jpeg
27 Jun 2015 Elephant Hawkmoth 1 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Trevor Stevens Small elephant hawkmoth
27 May 2019 Elephant Hawkmoth 1 Adult Hay Bridge Nature Reserve Bouth SD328859 VC69 Westmorland Paul Hampshire Small Elephant Halkmoth
15 Sep 2017 Small Dusty Wave 1 Adult Elliot Park Keswick NY262236 VC70 Cumberland David Stebbings Small Dusty Wave - Idaea seriata Indoors on kitchen wall. (...)
19 Aug 2018 Epinotia ramella 1 Adult Talkin Tarn Brampton NY545584 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Small Birch Bell (Epinotia ramella) on a fencepost at edge of (...) 16738.jpeg
29 Jun 2021 Six-spot Burnet 16 Adult Whelpo, Caldbeck. Wigton NY308397 VC70 Cumberland Ian J Armstrong Slight cloud with max.sunshine and slight breeze. Very warm (...) 31560.jpeg
17 Jul 2018 Slender Pug 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY386577 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Slender Pug (Eupithecia tenuiata)? Wingspan measured at 19mm. 15218.jpeg
30 May 2016 Burnet Companion 4 Adult Barrow-in-Furness Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick Slag banks north of the railway bridge in 2 hours
30 May 2016 Mother Shipton 2 Adult Barrow-in-Furness Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick Slag banks north of the railway bridge in 2 hours
12 Jun 2015 Emperor Moth 1 Adult Low Pike Caldbeck NY319378 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan Sitting on the path, happily climbed on my hand. Amazing!
16 Jun 2019 Buff-tip 1 Adult Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY724066 VC69 Westmorland Ian Watts Sitting on gate beyond lime kilns. 3.30pm. Overcast/rain. 19642.jpeg
1 Jun 2018 Red-necked Footman 1 Adult Grizedale Forest Hawkshead SD338970 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Sitting in vegetation 13492.jpeg
2 Jun 2016 Silver-ground Carpet 2 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason Silver-ground Carpet confirmed MC Nov 2016 5236.jpeg
12 Jul 2014 Shaded Broad-bar 2 Adult Soddy Gap Little Broughton NY078328 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton Shaded broad bar #new 946.jpeg
10 May 2021 Emperor Moth 2 Adult Meathop Moss Nature Reserve Witherslack SD445820 VC69 Westmorland Chris Scaife Several males flying around as we walked along the boardwalk. (...)
22 May 2021 Microptera calthella 200 Adult Orton Moss NR Carlisle NY339541 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Several hundred found mainly on buttercups, many near the (...) 30562.jpeg
1 Oct 2015 Silver Y Adult Hall Dunnerdale garden Hall Dunnerdale SD207950 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank several
17 Sep 2015 Silver Y Adult Hall Dunnerdale garden Hall Dunnerdale SD207950 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank several
28 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper Adult Ulpha Quarry Ulpha SD204941 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank several
29 Jun 2014 Purple-bordered Gold 7 Adult Glasson Moss Bowness-on-Solway NY231602 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Seven seen between 11:30 - 12:30 under cloudy conditions with a (...) 833.jpeg
11 Jul 2014 Magpie 7 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY272562 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Seven Magpies found day-flying along Robb's Lonning - despite (...) 944.jpeg
3 Jul 2017 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440828 VC69 Westmorland Andrew Cornall Seen well for several minutes.
12 Jun 2015 Brown Silver-line 30 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY4848 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Seen throughout the SW area of the plantation.
19 Jun 2020 Yellow Shell 10 Adult Waitby Greenriggs NR Kirkby Stephen NY761082 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass Seen over the reserve between the rain showers - humid 26790.jpeg
20 Apr 2014 Common Heath 8 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD443819 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Seen out on the Moss, very skittish took me ages to get a (...)
21 Jun 2018 Brown China-mark 1 Adult Barkbooth Lot Witherslack SD417907 VC69 Westmorland Mike Gregory Seen on the pond margin 14510.jpeg
27 Dec 2019 Red-green Carpet 1 Adult 16 LA11 7JA Grange over Sands SD403777 VC69 Westmorland Margaret and David Eastlick Seen on outside of glass door panel on a mild damp evening (...) 24500.jpeg
20 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Penrith NY387295 VC70 Cumberland K Temple Seen on a short walk within a small area. 31240.jpeg
31 Mar 2020 Hebrew Character 1 Adult Tilberthwaite Coniston NY305011 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Seen on a Daffodil!
3 Aug 2020 Shaded Broad-bar 1 Adult Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY727070 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass Seen in the afternoon before the sun came out - to the East of (...) 28312.jpeg
31 Jul 2020 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Papcastle Cockermouth NY109313 VC70 Cumberland Peter Thorpe Seen in our back garden on the Buddleia 28237.jpeg
11 Mar 2018 Torticoides alternella 1 Adult Low Gelt Bridge Brampton NY521589 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Seen in flight, then landed on fencepost near Low Gelt quarry.
7 Jul 2018 Yellow-tail 1 Adult Glasson Moss Glasson NY236609 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Seen from boardwalk at north end of moss. 14795.jpeg
25 Mar 2015 Orange Underwing 3 Adult Drumburgh Moss Drumburgh NY254587 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Seen flying in the sunshine near birch trees by the boardwalk to (...)
29 Jul 2019 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Brigham Hill Mansion Brigham, Cockermouth NY086303 VC70 Cumberland Martyn Fletcher Seen feeding on budlea flower nectar. Short video recording of (...)
11 May 2019 Anania Funebris 11 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Seen during a brief sunny spell between very heavy showers. 18594.jpeg
2 Jul 2021 Burnet Companion 5 Adult Cavendish Dock Road waste ground Barrow in Furness SD207685 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Seen during 3 hours working on site.
2 Jul 2021 Yellow Shell 1 Adult Cavendish Dock Road waste ground Barrow in Furness SD207685 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Seen during 3 hours working on site.
8 Jun 2018 Agriphila tristella 1 Adult Oxen Park Oxen Park SD3188 VC69 Westmorland Tony Moverley (Argent Seen by Martin Tordoff
8 Jun 2018 Chrysoteuchia culmella 1 Adult Oxen Park Oxen Park SD3187 VC69 Westmorland Tony Moverley (Argent Seen by Martin Tordoff
12 May 2016 Anania Funebris 7 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Seen by Linda
29 Jun 2019 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD545785 VC69 Westmorland David Phillips Seen briefly by two observers on Lancs BC trip
20 May 2019 Anania Funebris 1 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Grange over Sands SD440828 VC69 Westmorland Sue Brindle Seen around 1400 hours 18966.jpeg
18 Aug 2016 Devon Carpet 1 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY341543 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy See: http://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?t=329996 Edited by (...) 7132.jpeg
17 Jul 2014 True Lover's Knot 2 Adult Cold Fell Hallbankgate NY604566 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Second one (very tatty) found near summit of hill. 990.jpeg
3 Jul 2019 Narrow-bordered 5-spot Burnet 4 Adult 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 1 Adult Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY311538 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller SE part of reserve. Some unidentified flying Burnet Moths also (...)
14 Jul 2021 Narrow-bordered 5-spot Burnet 9 Adult Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY311538 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller SE part of reserve. Mostly cloudy but warm, 12:00 - 12:35. 32214.jpeg
14 Jul 2021 Six-spot Burnet 8 Adult Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY311538 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller SE part of reserve. Mostly cloudy but warm, 12:00 - 12:35. 32215.jpeg
5 Jun 2016 Scoparia pyralella 1 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Scoparia Pyralella. Pic available
3 Dec 2017 Scarce Umber 1 Adult Talkin Tarn Brampton NY542590 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Scarce Umber (Agriopis aurantiaria)? Measured at just over 10mm (...) 12616.jpeg
2 Aug 2020 Scalloped Oak 1 Adult Greenside Kendal SD510924 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Scalloped Oak, to light in porch.
4 Oct 2016 Scalloped Hook Tip 1 Larva Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY275567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Scalloped Hook-tip moth larva on fencepost at woodland edge. 7991.jpeg
24 Feb 2019 Satellite 1 Adult Coffin Wood Kendal SD504929 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Satellite, Eupsilia transversa. Overcast, still, 9.5deg.C, 8pm.
3 Jan 2020 Satellite 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY27295671 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Satellite found on leaf litter in woodland at the north end of (...) 24502.jpeg
17 Jul 2018 Brimstone Moth 1 Adult 62 Sands Rd Ulverston SD289766 VC69 Westmorland Charles Penfold Sat on pyrocanthus in back garden
31 Aug 2016 Sallow 2 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY339541 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Sallow. Two about 10m apart and close to where Centre-barred (...) 7361.jpeg
9 Jun 2021 Cinnabar 1 Adult Croftlands community centre Ulverston SD287769 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Roosting in long grass.
5 Jul 2021 Old Lady Moth 1 Adult Leighton Moss Silverdale SD475748 VC60 West Lancashire Roger Fellows Roadkill
16 Jul 2015 Riband Wave 1 Adult Ulverston house Ulverston SD288782 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Riband wave on my front door.
9 Jul 2018 Drinker 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY274568 VC70 Cumberland Tony Marsh Resting on rush in afternoon light 14849.jpeg
8 Oct 2015 Vapourer 1 Adult Kendal garden Kendal SD524927 VC69 Westmorland J S Frost resting on north wall of house 4312.jpeg
21 Jul 2019 Yellow-tail 1 Adult Aikbank Waverton NY456216 VC69 Westmorland Peter Ritson resting on my car
12 Oct 2019 Angle Shades 1 Adult Station Grange over Sands SD412781 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows Resting on a noticeboard at the entrance
26 Aug 2020 Grey Chi 1 Adult Smoot Garth, Kings Meaburn, CA10 3BL Kings Meaburn NY620212 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass Resting during the day on house wall 29215.jpeg
23 May 2020 Cream Wave 1 Adult Sandside Milnthorpe SD480809 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows Resting by the back road near the Kingfisher.
21 May 2019 Brimstone Moth 1 Adult Sands Rd Ulverston SD289766 VC69 Westmorland Charles Penfold Rescued from birdbath in garden
1 Jul 2017 Red-necked Footman 1 Adult Grizedale Forest Hawkshead SD342964 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Red-necked Footman.
11 Sep 2017 Red-green Carpet 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY385581 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Red-green Carpet (Chloroclysta siterata) found perched on a (...) 12186.jpeg
18 Jul 2018 Ditula angustiorana 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY283571 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Red-barred Tortrix (Ditula angustiorana)? found in the picnic (...) 15250.jpeg
17 Jul 2016 Red Underwing 1 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Red underwing. 6181.jpeg
1 Jun 2017 Lathronympha strigana 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY386577 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Red Piercer (Lathronympha strigana)? This is the closest match (...) 9379.jpeg
23 Jul 2015 Red Carpet 2 Adult Skiddaw Keswick NY261290 VC70 Cumberland Roger Fellows red carpet #new hiding under slates in the scree 2971.jpeg
10 May 2017 Adela reamurella 2 Adult Scaleby Moss Scaleby NY430636 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Record shot of one (male) specimen retained showing antennae (...)
3 Aug 2018 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Bandrake Head Oxen Park SD314875 VC69 Westmorland Hilary Smith REcord from house owner, not confirmed but he recognised it from (...)
28 Jun 2017 Six-spot Burnet 1 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Recently emerged. Also 2 hatched 12132.jpeg
15 May 2020 Speckled Yellow 3 Adult Newlands Beck embankment Braithwaite NY237247 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Quite mobile around midday 25590.jpeg
9 Aug 2018 Silver Y 10 Adult Askam shore Askam SD2077 VC69 Westmorland Lynne Farrell Quite common
23 Jul 2016 Pyrausta purpuralis 2 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Pyrausta purpuralis confirmed by MC Nov 2016 6307.jpeg
23 Jul 2016 Unlisted 2 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Pyrausta Purpuralis 6309.jpeg
12 May 2016 Pyrausta purpuralis 5 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Pyrausta purpuralis
4 Jun 2017 Pyrausta ostrinalis 20 Adult Helsington Barrows Kendal SD4990 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Pyrausta ostrinalis. Approx. number. Sun and cloud. Strong (...)
10 Jun 2019 Pyrausta cingulata 1 Adult White Scar Witherslack SD466850 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Pyrausta cingulata
23 Jul 2016 Pyrausta aurata 2 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD439828 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Pyrausta aurata. 1 rather dingy.
10 Jun 2016 Pyrausta aurata 1 Adult Ulverston garden Ulverston SD287768 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Pyrausta aurata sitting in herb garden.
6 Sep 2014 Purple Bar 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY488481 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Purple Bar (Cosmorhoe ocellata) #new 1435.jpeg
7 Jun 2021 Psychoides filicivora 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38595877 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Psychoides filicivora (?) suggested by rosaria on Bird Forum. (...) 30915.jpeg
1 Jun 2019 Psyche casta 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY273567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Psychidae found on fencepost. Determiner; Steve Palmer 19240.jpeg
20 Jun 2018 Pseudargyrotoza conwagana 1 Adult River Esk Longtown NY375683 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Pseudargyrotoza conwagana (Yellow-spot Twist) 14176.jpeg
11 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 50 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason Probably more than 50 5562.jpeg
11 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 7 Adult Garden Holmrook SD079994 VC70 Cumberland Tim Wayman Probably more but unable to count.
26 May 2017 Brown Silver-line 3 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY487481 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Probably more but only 3 confirmed.
26 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Cummacatta Wood Grange-in-Borrowdale NY256174 VC70 Cumberland Jeremy Bartlett Probably more - very numerous.
20 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 17 Adult Waitby Greenriggs NR Kirkby Stephen NY760085 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon Probably many more 31279.jpeg
1 Jul 2018 Chimney Sweeper 28 Adult Waitby Greenriggs NR Kirkby Stephen NY760082 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon Probably many more 14585.jpeg
18 Jun 2021 Four-dotted Footman 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY271569 VC70 Cumberland