Cumbria Day-Flying Moth Sightings

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Date Species Number Life Stage Site Town Grid Ref. V. County Recorder Comment Image
11 May 2021 Unlisted 1 Adult Scarrowhill Wood Brampton NY56726140 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Incurvaria pectinea (female)? 30408.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. (...)
26 Apr 2021 Burnet Companion 1 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow in Furness SD189714 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Disturbed in grass. Overcast. 12c.
24 Apr 2021 Mother Shipton 1 Adult Whitbarrow Levens SD454858 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 18oC and full sun.....freshly emerged.
24 Apr 2021 Brimstone Moth 1 Adult Meathop Moss Lindale SD444818 VC69 Westmorland Lynne Farrell Flying and resting in amongst the heather
24 Apr 2021 Latticed Heath 10 Adult Meathop Moss Lindale SD444818 VC69 Westmorland Lynne Farrell Flying and resting on heather on moss
24 Apr 2021 Common Heath 10 Adult Nichols Moss Witherslack SD429829 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick Temperature 17C. Full sun.
24 Apr 2021 Emperor Moth 3 Adult Nichols Moss Witherslack SD429829 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick Temperature 17C. Full sun. Several males seen flying including (...)
23 Apr 2021 Common Heath 4 Adult Killington Kendal SD597913 VC69 Westmorland Lindsey Gould
22 Apr 2021 Common Heath 7 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD322826 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Just off the boardwalk.
19 Apr 2021 Common Heath 7 Adult Duddon Mosses NNR Broughton-in-Furness SD219854 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Flying low over heather & landing, with wings flapping for brief (...)
19 Apr 2021 Common Heath 1 Adult Duddon Mosses NNR Broughton-in-Furness SD219852 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 11c. Just off boardwalk.
15 Apr 2021 Common Heath 1 Adult Duddon Mosses NNR Broughton-in-Furness SD218854 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 11c, full sun. Landed on boardwalk.
11 Apr 2021 Early Tooth-striped 1 Adult Watch Hill Wood Hayton NY52325849 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Mint-condition specimen found on a fencepost at the woodland (...) 30045.jpeg
9 Apr 2021 Diurnea fagella 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY27505636 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy March Tubic (flightless female) found on fencepost at the (...) 30033.jpeg
9 Apr 2021 Dyseriocrania subpurpurella 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY27375631 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Dyseriocrania subpurpurella (Common Oak Purple) found on a (...) 30032.jpeg
31 Mar 2021 Emperor Moth 4 Adult Crookburn Pike, Geltsdale Brampton NY5953 VC70 Cumberland Peter Howard Four males skimming over the fells
30 Mar 2021 Acleris literana 1 Adult Low Gelt Bridge Brampton NY52175889 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Acleris literana (Lichen Button) found on fencepost at edge of (...) 29959.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
9 Feb 2021 Spring Usher 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38675880 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on a fencepost at the woodland edge on a cold (1 deg C) (...) 29881.jpeg
1 Feb 2021 Spring Usher 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38445815 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy On a fencepost under an oak tree in my local Nature Reserve. 29865.jpeg
2 Dec 2020 Light Emerald 1 Larva Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38565803 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on a fence under a mature oak tree and measured at 16mm in (...) 29826.jpeg
21 Nov 2020 Winter Moth 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY38555953 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Flightless female on a steel cabinet at the CNDR underpass, and (...) 29816.jpeg
21 Nov 2020 Winter Moth 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY38695966 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Flightless female found on the back of a wooden bench in mixed (...) 29817.jpeg
21 Nov 2020 Winter Moth 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY38765972 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Flightless female found on car park fence at the woodland edge, (...) 29818.jpeg
11 Nov 2020 Northern Winter Moth 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38715734 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Male perched on trunk of birch tree in largely birch woodland. (...) 29815.jpeg
28 Oct 2020 Ypsolopha parenthesella 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38585767 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found perched on information board. FL measured at just under (...) 29800.jpeg
15 Oct 2020 Nettle-tap Moth 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY385586 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Nettle-taps are the only micros I've seen for about a month (...) 29746.jpeg
15 Oct 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Town centre Penrith NY518300 VC70 Cumberland Sarah Mitchell On Ceanothus.
14 Oct 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY402569 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
11 Oct 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Garden Penrith NY499267 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell On Verbena Bonariensis.
8 Oct 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY402569 VC70 Cumberland Martin Nectaring on Ragwort.
7 Oct 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Eden Bridge Gardens Carlisle NY400567 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
5 Oct 2020 Grey Dagger 1 Larva Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Larva 29679.jpeg
5 Oct 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Holehird Gardens Troutbeck Bridge NY410007 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Sunny, warm
5 Oct 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Garden Penrith NY499267 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
4 Oct 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Garden Penrith NY499267 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell On Verbena Bonariensis.
2 Oct 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Garden Penrith NY499267 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
29 Sep 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Red Lane Ulverston SD299755 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Flying around Ivy.
29 Sep 2020 Silver Y 2 Adult Stanwix garden Carlisle NY402572 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
29 Sep 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Garden Penrith NY499267 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
26 Sep 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Holehird Gardens Troutbeck Bridge NY410007 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
19 Sep 2020 Silver Y 2 Adult River Lyvennet Kings Meaburn NY620212 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass In and around garden on sunny day 29524.jpeg
18 Sep 2020 Silver Y 12 Adult Siddick Village Workington NX999311 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
18 Sep 2020 Silver Y 2 Adult Tarraby Lane footpath Carlisle NY408579 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
18 Sep 2020 Argyresthia albistria 1 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY27695667 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Argyresthia albistria (?) found on nettles in rough grasslands. (...) 29483.jpeg
18 Sep 2020 Bactra lancealana 1 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY27715664 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on rough grassland. (According to S&P, the very similar (...) 29482.jpeg
18 Sep 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Sandylands Kendal SD5293 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
17 Sep 2020 Angle Shades 1 Adult Public toilets Silecroft SD120813 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace High up on wall.
17 Sep 2020 Silver Y 3 Adult Greenside Kendal SD510924 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Nectaring on Red Valerian, late afternoon. Still, light cloud.
17 Sep 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Holehird Gardens Windermere NY411007 VC69 Westmorland Margaret and David Eastlick sunny, no breeze in walled garden
17 Sep 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Garden on West Avenue Wigton NY257476 VC70 Cumberland Mike Porter
17 Sep 2020 Silver Y 2 Adult Grizedale Forest Hawkshead SD342964 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
17 Sep 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Rockwell Gardens Grange over Sands SD403782 VC69 Westmorland Pam Wilson Feeding on Sedum plant.
17 Sep 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Garden Penrith NY499267 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Nectaring on Sedum.
15 Sep 2020 Haworths's Minor 1 Adult Swindale Valley Shap NY509129 VC69 Westmorland Anthony Marsh Haworth's Minor Moth feeding in bright sunshine this morning 29416.jpeg
15 Sep 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY402569 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 29767.jpeg
15 Sep 2020 Silver Y 7 Adult High Arnside Tarn Skelwith Bridge NY330010 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Hot day.
15 Sep 2020 Pink-barred Sallow 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38575772 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 29404.jpeg
15 Sep 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Sandylands Kendal SD5293 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
15 Sep 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Wetheral garden Carlisle NY462549 VC70 Cumberland R H Jones
14 Sep 2020 Silver Y 3 Adult North Walney NR Barrow-in-Furness SD168722 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 15 min walk
14 Sep 2020 Silver Y 2 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 10.40-12.20. 18C.
14 Sep 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult New Mills Brampton NY549617 VC70 Cumberland Peter Howard All nectaring on same pineapple buddleia bush
14 Sep 2020 Silver Y 31 Adult Whale Penrith NY497260 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
13 Sep 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Stanwix garden Carlisle NY402572 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
12 Sep 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult White Gill Lane Ulverston SD293749 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Basking on wall. In same spot for at least 60 mins. 29279.jpeg
9 Sep 2020 Common Marbled Carpet 1 Adult Bridleway Ulverston SD284752 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace From White gill Lane to Red lane. 29273.jpeg
9 Sep 2020 Silver Y 4 Adult Bridleway Ulverston SD284752 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace From White gill Lane to Red lane.
9 Sep 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Garden Main Street Sedbergh SD659921 VC65 North-west Yorkshire Martin & Gwen Tordoff
9 Sep 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Sandylands Kendal SD5293 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
8 Sep 2020 Knot Grass 1 Adult Smardale Disused Rly Line Smardale NY748087 VC69 Westmorland Nicholas Burns Caterpiller 29290.jpeg
5 Sep 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Feeding on bird's foot trefoil in strong breeze.
5 Sep 2020 Green Silver-lines 1 Larva Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38615798 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Green Silver-lines (Pseudoips prasinana) larva on fencepost at (...) 29225.jpeg
5 Sep 2020 Argyresthia goedartella 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38605884 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 29226.jpeg
5 Sep 2020 Mompha locupletella 1 Adult Kingstown Wildlife Pond area Carlisle NY39355879 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy By the small pond to the north of the main pond. I've yet to (...) 29227.jpeg
2 Sep 2020 Silver Y 3 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD438827 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick 20 minutes walk around the reserve. Full sun and warm.
1 Sep 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Footpath Askam in Furness SD210773 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace From carpark at SD212780, along cliff path to lifeboat stn,
1 Sep 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 9.45-11am. 100% sun. Approx 14C,
1 Sep 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Sandylands Kendal SD5293 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
31 Aug 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Greenside Kendal SD510924 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Nectaring on Buddleia.
31 Aug 2020 Mother of Pearl 1 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick 60 minutes in full sun. Temp 18 C. Mid afternoon.
31 Aug 2020 Nettle-tap Moth 1 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick 60 minutes in full sun. Temp 18 C. Mid afternoon.
31 Aug 2020 Silver Y 7 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick 60 minutes in full sun. Temp 18 C. Mid afternoon.
31 Aug 2020 Silver Y 2 Adult Wart Barrow Allithwaite SD391765 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick 25 minutes in full sun. Temp 18 C. Mid afternoon.
31 Aug 2020 Epinotia ramella 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY49594854 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy On nettles at side of track through wood. 29116.jpeg
30 Aug 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Jenny Brown's Point Silverdale SD466735 VC60 West Lancashire Brian and Lindsey Snell On sunny bank with scabiousa and knapweed.
30 Aug 2020 Epinotia ramella 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38475794 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Perched on wooden post in mixed woodland (plenty of birch in (...) 29093.jpeg
30 Aug 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Garden Penrith NY499267 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell On Wild Marjoram.
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
29 Aug 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Sandylands Kendal SD5293 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
28 Aug 2020 Acleris emargana 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38855890 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on nettles near north car park. 29084.jpeg
28 Aug 2020 Ancylis badiana 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38605884 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy A fresher specimen than the one photographed here two days ago! 29085.jpeg
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
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
26 Aug 2020 Ancylis badiana 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38585885 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Very faded specimen. 29069.jpeg
26 Aug 2020 Argyresthia goedartella 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38825879 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found perched on handrail of small footbridge in mixed (...) 29070.jpeg
24 Aug 2020 Shaded Broad-bar 1 Adult Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX994300 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh 29020.jpeg
24 Aug 2020 Treble-bar 2 Adult Station Car Park area Workington NX995288 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh On rough ground adjacent to Workington Station Car Park 29012.jpeg
24 Aug 2020 Shaded Broad-bar 1 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 17c. Breezy in places. 100% sun.
24 Aug 2020 Silver Y 3 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 17c. Breezy in places. 100% sun.
24 Aug 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Between A7 and cricket ground Carlisle NY399566 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
24 Aug 2020 Carpatolechia decorella 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY273567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on fencepost near woodland edge. Determiner; Steve (...) 29068.jpeg
24 Aug 2020 July Highflyer 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY273567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy In woodland to the north of Little Bampton Common. Initially (...) 29007.jpeg
24 Aug 2020 Flame Carpet 1 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY28055674 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Initially seen in flight then hid in grass. 29006.jpeg
24 Aug 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Sandylands Kendal SD529931 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
23 Aug 2020 Celypha lacunana 1 Adult Kentmere Lake Staveley NY454029 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon Thanks Robert Pickett 29155.jpeg
22 Aug 2020 Large Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Garden Penrith NY499267 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell On Buddleia.
20 Aug 2020 Purple Bar 1 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 8.50-11.10. 17-19c. 100% sun.
20 Aug 2020 Silver Y 6 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 8.50-11.10. 17-19c. 100% sun.
20 Aug 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Irt Estuary Drigg SD06319714 VC70 Cumberland Jake Manson
20 Aug 2020 Lesser Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Greenside Kendal SD510924 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Trapped itself in our glazed porch.
20 Aug 2020 Grey Dagger 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38585885 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Caterpillar found on brambles. 28840.jpeg
20 Aug 2020 Mompha locupletella 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38595885 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Briefly seen scurrying around on vegetation in bad light - hence (...) 28841.jpeg
20 Aug 2020 Bactra lancealana 1 Adult Kingstown Wildlife Pond area Carlisle NY39315882 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Bactra lancealana found at edge of dried-out pond (2 shots of (...) 28839.jpeg
20 Aug 2020 Large Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
20 Aug 2020 Silver Y 8 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
20 Aug 2020 Large Yellow Underwing 1 Adult White Scar Levens SD466851 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
19 Aug 2020 Knot Grass 1 Adult Knotallow tarn Ulverston SD273801 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Knotgrass lava just below tarn. 28869.jpeg
19 Aug 2020 Antler Moth 4 Adult Humphrey Head Allithwaite SD392737 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick Including a pair in. cop. 28808.jpeg
19 Aug 2020 Alder Moth 1 Adult Middle Gelt Bridge Brampton NY53235735 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Alder Moth caterpillar on top of bridge side wall. 28807.jpeg
17 Aug 2020 Light Brown Apple Moth 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY39005893 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy In a hedgerow by footpath leading to the Kingmoor South NR. 28788.jpeg
17 Aug 2020 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Wetheral garden Wetheral NY462549 VC70 Cumberland R H Jones visiting buddlea
16 Aug 2020 Magpie 1 Adult Road to Priory Crossing Ulverston SD296770 VC69 Charles Penfold Verge under hedge at side of road 28767.jpeg
15 Aug 2020 Silver Y 2 Adult Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY727068 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass In the Gill to the South East of the Smardale Gill Viaduct in (...)
14 Aug 2020 Common Carpet 3 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192792 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace 11.05-12.50. 100%sun. 20'sC. 28701.jpeg
14 Aug 2020 Large Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192792 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace 11.05-12.50. 100%sun. 20'sC.
14 Aug 2020 Purple Bar 1 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192792 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace 11.05-12.50. 100%sun. 20'sC. 28702.jpeg
14 Aug 2020 Silver Y 12 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192792 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace 11.05-12.50. 100%sun. 20'sC.
14 Aug 2020 Antler Moth 87 Adult Faulds Brow Quarry Wigton NY3040 VC70 Cumberland Ian J Armstrong Hazy sunshine, quite breezy and cool. Min. count. Would have (...) 28717.jpeg
13 Aug 2020 Common Wave 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38635794 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 28662.jpeg
12 Aug 2020 Antler Moth 2 Adult Scarness Bassenthwaite NY218302 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Free flying between Scarness and Bowness Bays 28653.jpeg
12 Aug 2020 Dun-bar 1 Adult Scarness Bassenthwaite NY218302 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Partially hidden in a rolled up leaf 28654.jpeg
12 Aug 2020 Large Yellow Underwing 2 Adult Garden Ulverston SD287766 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Disturbed whilst mowing lawns 28663.jpeg
12 Aug 2020 Magpie 1 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY27845672 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy In a hedge. 28649.jpeg
11 Aug 2020 Epinotia nisella 1 Adult Kingstown Wildlife Pond area Carlisle NY39305875 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Possibly 3 (but only one confirmed) in woodland near pond. 28612.jpeg
9 Aug 2020 Antler Moth 8 Adult Grizedale Forest Coniston SD335977 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
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
9 Aug 2020 Pyrausta aurata 1 Adult Garden Penrith NY499267 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell On Buddleia.
8 Aug 2020 Udea lutealis 1 Adult Kendal Fell Kendal SD503933 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Disturbed from grassland, sunny afternoon. 28443.jpeg
8 Aug 2020 Six-spot Burnet 1 Adult Arnside Knott Arnside SD4577 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
7 Aug 2020 Shaded Broad-bar 4 Adult Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY727068 VC69 Westmorland David Phillips Cloudy then sunny periods. Max temp 21c
7 Aug 2020 Shaded Broad-bar 2 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190710 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts 10.40am - 12.40pm
7 Aug 2020 Silver Y 2 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190710 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts 10.40am - 12.40pm
7 Aug 2020 Shaded Broad-bar 7 Adult Sandscale Haws Barrow-in-Furness SD192742 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts 13.30 - 15.40 28394.jpeg
7 Aug 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Grizedale Forest Coniston SD337979 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
7 Aug 2020 Drinker 6 Egg Sowerby Wood Dalston NY36585185 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Drinker (?) eggs, ca 2.5mm long, found on gorse. Not specified (...) 28355.jpeg
6 Aug 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Cummacatta Wood Keswick NY253169 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Only 3 butterflies during a couple of sunny hours in the (...)
6 Aug 2020 Lesser broad-bordered Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Eden Bridge Gardens Carlisle NY400567 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing. Poor photo as the moth (...) 28884.jpeg
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
3 Aug 2020 Green Carpet 1 Adult Footpath Force Forge SD335909 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Just after path divides to go South to force forge. Just west of (...) 28289.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
2 Aug 2020 Antler Moth 1 Adult River Lyvennet Kings Meaburn NY619203 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass Feeding on creeping thistle whilst the sun was out in the (...) 28323.jpeg
2 Aug 2020 Scalloped Oak 1 Adult Greenside Kendal SD510924 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Scalloped Oak, to light in porch.
2 Aug 2020 Antler Moth 1 Adult Grizedale Forest Coniston SD337979 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
1 Aug 2020 Epinotia nisella 1 Adult Kingstown Wildlife Pond area Carlisle NY39375879 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 28250.jpeg
31 Jul 2020 Shaded Broad-bar 1 Adult Smardale NNR Smardale NY738081 VC69 Westmorland Anthony Marsh
31 Jul 2020 Six-spot Burnet 4 Adult Smardale NNR Smardale NY738081 VC69 Westmorland Anthony Marsh 2 mating pairs 28193.jpeg
31 Jul 2020 Celypha lacunana 1 Adult Brick kiln lane Ulverston SD297768 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 7.25-8.10am. 50% sun. 20c.
31 Jul 2020 Common Carpet 1 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace
31 Jul 2020 Shaded Broad-bar 3 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 10.50-12.20. 100% sun. 25c.
31 Jul 2020 Silver Y 2 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 10.50-12.20. 100% sun. 25c.
31 Jul 2020 Ancylis badiana 1 Adult Kingsmoor Sidings Carlisle NY385577 VC70 Cumberland Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts Thanks CM 28322.jpeg
31 Jul 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Kingsmoor Sidings Carlisle NY385577 VC70 Cumberland Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts 28249.jpeg
31 Jul 2020 Straw Dot 1 Adult Kingsmoor Sidings Carlisle NY385577 VC70 Cumberland Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts
31 Jul 2020 Large Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Garden, West Avenue Wigton NY257476 VC70 Cumberland Mike Porter On Buddleia flowers.
31 Jul 2020 Argyresthia brockeella 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY49624854 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 28167.jpeg
31 Jul 2020 Dun-bar 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY49414853 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found by small footpath off the main track through the woods. 28168.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
30 Jul 2020 Magpie 1 Adult Wall of house in West Avenue Wigton NY257476 VC70 Cumberland Mike Porter
30 Jul 2020 Antler Moth 1 Adult Dunnerholme sand dunes Askam in Furness SD2140079449 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans 16.00-17.30, 20C, 70% sun, muggy. 28179.jpeg
29 Jul 2020 Knot Grass 1 Adult Nr Threlkeld Keswick NY324250 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Larva. On a sunny bank but adjacent to marshy meadow below (...) 28020.jpeg
29 Jul 2020 Shaded Broad-bar 1 Adult Nr Threlkeld Keswick NY324250 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Close to R. Glenderamackin below the Mining Museum 28019.jpeg
29 Jul 2020 Cinnabar 2 Adult Above the shoreline, north of Jenny Brown's Point Silverdale SD458739 VC60 West Lancashire David Nattrass Caterpillars on Oxford Ragwort 28053.jpeg
29 Jul 2020 Antler Moth 4 Adult Grizedale Forest Coniston SD329976 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
29 Jul 2020 Argyresthia goedartella 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY27555647 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on fencepost in woodland at edge of Little Bampton (...) 28079.jpeg
29 Jul 2020 Buff Footman 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY27805688 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on Low-lying greenery at woodland edge. Buff Footman (...) 28078.jpeg
29 Jul 2020 Cydia splendana 1 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY28155677 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on low-lying vegetation in green lane. 28081.jpeg
29 Jul 2020 Phyllonorycter harrisella 1 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY27725668 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Phyllonorycter harrisella (White Oak Midget) found on gatepost (...) 28082.jpeg
29 Jul 2020 Antler Moth 3 Adult Greystoke Forest Greystoke NY4033 VC70 Cumberland Peter Howard 15 degrees, sunny spells
29 Jul 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Greystoke Forest Greystoke NY4033 VC70 Cumberland Peter Howard 15 degrees, sunny spells
28 Jul 2020 Large Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Garden Ulverston SD287766 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Disturbed from vegetation. 28027.jpeg
28 Jul 2020 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Allithwaite Community Centre Allithwaite SD387767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick 8.30 am. Nectaring on a buddleia.
27 Jul 2020 Argyresthia goedartella 1 Adult Garden Ulverston SD287766 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Found 4oft from one on 25th. Same?
27 Jul 2020 Blastobasis adustella 1 Adult Garden Ulverston SD287766 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Disturbed from vegetation.
27 Jul 2020 Mother of Pearl 1 Adult Garden Ulverston SD287766 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Disturbed from vegetation.
25 Jul 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD439826 VC69 Westmorland Bryan Ingleby/Kath Armstrong sun,calm 20degC
25 Jul 2020 Silver-ground Carpet 1 Adult Waitby Greenriggs NR Kirkby Stephen NY757086 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass One seen on dullish humid afternoon 27902.jpeg
25 Jul 2020 Yellow Shell 1 Adult Waitby Greenriggs NR Kirkby Stephen NY757086 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass 1 flitting about on dullish humid afternoon 27904.jpeg
25 Jul 2020 Argyresthia geodartella 1 Adult Garden Ulverston SD287766 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Bronze Alder moth. 27893.jpeg
25 Jul 2020 Six-spot Burnet 27 Adult Drigg Dunes Drigg SD04839847 VC70 Cumberland Jake Manson From SD04839847 to SD06369709. Many on Wild Thyme
25 Jul 2020 Grapholita compositella 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38565770 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on brambles in central scrubby area of the reserve, within (...) 27899.jpeg
24 Jul 2020 Common Carpet 1 Adult Blackwood Farm Braithwaite NY237250 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh In vegetation bordering Newlands Beck 27889.jpeg
24 Jul 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY402569 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 27922.jpeg
24 Jul 2020 Antler Moth 1 Adult Rosthwaite Fell Rosthwaite NY257145 VC70 Cumberland Pete Barron
24 Jul 2020 July Highflyer 1 Adult Rosthwaite Fell Rosthwaite NY257145 VC70 Cumberland Pete Barron
24 Jul 2020 Swallow-tail Moth 1 Adult Rosthwaite Fell Rosthwaite NY257145 VC70 Cumberland Pete Barron
21 Jul 2020 Northern Spinach 10 Adult Near Bassenthwaite Keswick NY224362 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Lots of different moths flying around the heather at ~ 400m at (...)
21 Jul 2020 Twin-spot Carpet 10 Adult Near Bassenthwaite Keswick NY224362 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Lots of different moths flying around the heather at ~ 400m at (...)
21 Jul 2020 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 2 Adult White Scar Kendal SD454847 VC69 Westmorland David Phillips Sunny 21c. Possibly 3
21 Jul 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Walney Island Barrow-in-Furness SD170709 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 13.45- 14.35. 17c. 100% sun. Worn.
21 Jul 2020 Six-spot Burnet 2 Adult Walney Island Barrow-in-Furness SD170709 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 13.45- 14.35. 17c. 100% sun. 27848.jpeg
21 Jul 2020 Pammene aurita 1 Adult Low Gelt Bridge Brampton NY52025910 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Pammene aurita found on nettles by the side of a minor road near (...) 27840.jpeg
21 Jul 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Sandylands Kendal SD529931 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
21 Jul 2020 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult White Scar Levens SD466851 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
20 Jul 2020 Green Carpet 10 Adult Near Bassenthwaite Keswick NY224362 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Lots of different moths flying around the heather at ~ 400m at (...) 27834.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.
20 Jul 2020 Ruby Tiger 1 Adult Kingstown Wildlife Pond area Carlisle NY39355879 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 27820.jpeg
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
19 Jul 2020 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 2 Adult White Scar Levens SD466851 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Warm, sheltered, sunny intervals. 27734.jpeg
18 Jul 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Newlands Beck embankment Keswick NY237251 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh
18 Jul 2020 Shaded Broad-bar 5 Adult Kings Meaburn Penrith NY637207 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass On the woodland edge flying in the sunshine 27710.jpeg
18 Jul 2020 Magpie 1 Adult Garden Ulverston SD287766 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Newly emerged.
18 Jul 2020 Cream Wave 2 Adult Brigsteer Park Wood, bottom track. Brigsteer SD485878 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon I think it's a Cream Wave 27687.jpeg
18 Jul 2020 Large Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Birkshill Raughton Head NY377431 VC70 Cumberland Keith Temple Found dead on windowsill 27696.jpeg
18 Jul 2020 Common Footman 1 Adult Sowerby Wood Dalston NY36805251 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found in hedgerow by main track through reserve. 27666.jpeg
18 Jul 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Aikbank Waverton NY216459 VC70 Cumberland PETER RITSON
16 Jul 2020 Magpie 1 Adult House Carlisle NY432547 VC70 Cumberland Bethany Graham 27643.jpeg
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
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
16 Jul 2020 Silver Y 3 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick 1 hour in mid afternoon. t18C. 10% sunshine.
16 Jul 2020 Six-spot Burnet 4 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick 1 hour in mid afternoon. t18C. 10% sunshine.
16 Jul 2020 Yellow Shell 3 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY38636001 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy In the large meadow at the north end of the reserve. 27640.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
14 Jul 2020 Rhigognostis incarnatella 1 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY33865424 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Determiner; Martin Tordoff 27604.jpeg
14 Jul 2020 Six-spot Burnet 25 Adult Arnside Knott Arnside SD450768 VC69 Westmorland Steve Eyre
12 Jul 2020 Large Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Calvert Court Endmoor SD538847 VC69 Westmorland Brian and Lindsey Snell
12 Jul 2020 Purple-bordered Gold 1 Adult Meathop Moss Kendal SD444820 VC69 Westmorland Christopher Scaife 27949.jpeg
12 Jul 2020 Clouded Border 1 Adult Footpath Drigg SD065994 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace On underside of leaf.
12 Jul 2020 Clouded Border 2 Adult North Walney Barrow-in-Furness SD171708 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon Overcast
12 Jul 2020 Six-spot Burnet 50 Adult Drigg Dunes Drigg SD048984 VC70 Cumberland Ian Watts 11am. 50% sun. Warm.
12 Jul 2020 Epinotia nisella 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38405807 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Epinotia nisella? perched on wooden post. A poor match to the (...) 27498.jpeg
11 Jul 2020 Yellow Shell 1 Adult Undermillbeck Common Winster SD418955 VC69 Westmorland David Phillips Mostly cloudy 15c
11 Jul 2020 Fan-foot 1 Adult Garden Ulverston SD287766 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Fan-foot. 27486.jpeg
11 Jul 2020 Phiaris palustrana 1 Adult Miltonrigg Wood Brampton NY56486180 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found close to those reported on 14/6/20, again on Rhododendron (...) 27487.jpeg
11 Jul 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Helsington Church Brigsteer SD489889 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
10 Jul 2020 Celypha lacunana 1 Adult Cummacatta Wood Keswick NY255164 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh 27456.jpeg
10 Jul 2020 Large Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Sands Rd Ulverston SD289766 VC69 Westmorland Charles Penfold Trapped in garage caught and released
10 Jul 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY402569 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 28925.jpeg
10 Jul 2020 Large Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Stanwix garden Carlisle NY402572 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 27912.jpeg
9 Jul 2020 Cinnabar 100 Adult Cummacatta Wood Keswick NY253166 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Large numbers of caterpillars on Ragwort 27462.jpeg
9 Jul 2020 Straw Dot 1 Adult Cummacatta Wood Keswick NY255164 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh
9 Jul 2020 Straw Dot 1 Adult Brigsteer Park Wood Brigsteer SD485880 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon 17.10-18.30 Mostly overcast
9 Jul 2020 Knot Grass 1 Adult Low Moorlands Dalston NY368506 VC70 Cumberland Michael Williams On buddleia
9 Jul 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Port Carlisle Harbour Wigton NY242619 VC70 Cumberland Mike Porter
9 Jul 2020 Batrachedra praeangusta 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38485793 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Batrachedra praeangusta found on post in woodland. ".) 27452.jpeg
9 Jul 2020 Dichrorampha petiverella 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38565770 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Dichrorampha petiverella (?) found in scrubby clearing at (...) 27451.jpeg
9 Jul 2020 Clouded Border 1 Adult Kingstown Wildlife Pond Carlisle NY39315877 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on low lying veg next to pond. 27450.jpeg
8 Jul 2020 Celypha lacunana 1 Adult Walney Island Barrow-in-Furness SD170709 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 17c. Overcast. 10.45-12 noon. 27439.jpeg
8 Jul 2020 Cinnabar 78 Adult Walney Island Barrow-in-Furness SD170709 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 17c. Overcast. 10.45-12 noon. Larvae on ragwort.
8 Jul 2020 Silver Y 8 Adult Walney Island Barrow-in-Furness SD170709 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 17c. Overcast. 10.45-12 noon.
8 Jul 2020 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY377431 VC70 Cumberland Keith Temple On Red Valerian
8 Jul 2020 Clouded Magpie 1 Adult Gelt Woods Brampton NY53155750 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found by the River Gelt on ferns in deep shade. 27441.jpeg
8 Jul 2020 Scoparia basistrigalis 1 Adult Long Wood Hayton NY52565769 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on fencepost at woodland edge. Scoparia basistrigalis (...) 27440.jpeg
8 Jul 2020 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Fisher Tarn Kendal SD5592 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key Highest count at any time.
7 Jul 2020 Shaded Broad-bar 1 Adult Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY737077 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon 17.10-1840 A little sun 27417.jpeg
7 Jul 2020 Yellow Shell 1 Adult Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY737077 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon 17.10-1840 A little sun 27418.jpeg
6 Jul 2020 Six-spot Burnet 1 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 18c. 100% sun. Breeze 4. 13.55-15.15
6 Jul 2020 Narrow-bordered Five-spot Burnet 1 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick 40 minutes in late afternoon sunshine in the lower part of the (...)
6 Jul 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick 40 minutes in late afternoon sunshine in the lower part of the (...)
6 Jul 2020 Eudonia lacustrata 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY27495638 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Eudonia lacustrata (?) on fencepost at woodland edge. 27411.jpeg
6 Jul 2020 Gold Swift 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY27365670 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Male found on wooden post at northern end of Little Bampton (...) 27412.jpeg
6 Jul 2020 Hedya salicella 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY28025696 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Hedya salicella on brambles at woodland edge. Nice to find an (...) 27413.jpeg
6 Jul 2020 Zeiraphera isertana 12 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY275564 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 12 spaced out on fencing at woodland edge to south of Little (...) 27414.jpeg
6 Jul 2020 Drinker 1 Adult New Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY27845672 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Drinker caterpillar found on gate. 27409.jpeg
6 Jul 2020 Eudemis profundana 1 Adult New Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY27925671 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on gatepost under oak trees about 10m from specimen (...) 27410.jpeg
6 Jul 2020 Silver Y 3 Adult Bird's Park Reservoir and Paddy Lane Kendal SD5393 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
6 Jul 2020 Common Carpet 3 Adult Borrowdale Westmorland Kendal NY567031 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows At least three seen along Borrow Beck and A6 verge
6 Jul 2020 Straw Dot 1 Adult Borrowdale Westmorland Kendal NY569029 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows Looked very fresh
6 Jul 2020 Shaded Broad-bar 1 Adult Bird's Park Reservoir and Paddy Lane Kendal SD539934 VC69 Westmorland Rosemary Lincoln 27443.jpeg
6 Jul 2020 Silver Y 4 Adult Witherslack Woods Witherslack SD436859 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
4 Jul 2020 Silver Y 10 Adult Kings Meaburn Penrith NY616217 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass In the hay meadow, appeared to be laying eggs 27333.jpeg
4 Jul 2020 Clouded Border 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY386579 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 27334.jpeg
2 Jul 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Bowness Common Wigton NY228599 VC70 Cumberland Mike Porter
2 Jul 2020 Clouded Border 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY38625971 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 27297.jpeg
2 Jul 2020 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Lowther Park Penrith NY521247 VC69 Westmorland Philip L Despite very damp conditions earlier when walking through tall (...)
1 Jul 2020 Celypha lacunana 1 Adult Garden Ulverston SD287766 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Found in veg patch. 27309.jpeg
1 Jul 2020 Burnet Companion 1 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Chadwick circle
1 Jul 2020 Shaded Broad-bar 2 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 17-18c. 80% sun. 13.35-15.30.
1 Jul 2020 Silver Y 4 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 17-18c. 80% sun. 13.35-15.30.
1 Jul 2020 Six-spot Burnet 2 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 17-18c. 80% sun. 13.35-15.30.
1 Jul 2020 Silver Y 4 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick 55 minutes in and around the quarry late afternoon. Temp 20C, (...)
1 Jul 2020 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Hayes Garden Centre Ambleside NY376035 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
1 Jul 2020 Silver Y 18 Adult Aikbank Waverton NY216459 VC70 Cumberland PETER RITSON lost count
1 Jul 2020 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Bird's Park Reservoir Kendal SD5393 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
1 Jul 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Bird's Park Reservoir Kendal SD5393 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
30 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 8 Adult Kendal Castle Kendal SD5292 VC69 Westmorland Colin Pope At least 8 on western slopes
30 Jun 2020 Ditula angustiorana 1 Adult Kings Meaburn Penrith NY620210 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass One on nettles by road to Well Tree on a damp cool day 27299.jpeg
30 Jun 2020 Pseudargyrotoza conwagana 1 Adult Kings Meaburn Penrith NY620210 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass One on nettles by road to Well Tree on a damp cool day 27300.jpeg
30 Jun 2020 Gelechia sororculella 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38395808 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Gelechia sororculella (Dark-striped Groundling) found near (...) 27229.jpeg
30 Jun 2020 Gypsona sociana 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38575767 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Gypsonoma sociana (?) found in the scrubby clearing near the (...) 27230.jpeg
30 Jun 2020 Twin-spot Carpet 2 Adult Haverflatts Lane Milnthorpe SD502825 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows
26 Jun 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Calvert Court Endmoor SD538847 VC69 Westmorland Brian and Lindsey Snell
26 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 50 Adult Kings Meaburn Penrith NY615217 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass Many Chimney Sweepers in this haymeadow by the beck in sunny (...) 27163.jpeg
26 Jun 2020 Straw Dot 1 Adult Kings Meaburn Penrith NY615217 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass 1 seen in this hay meadow during sunny weather - a 1st for me - (...) 27166.jpeg
26 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Wharton Tarn Skelwith Bridge SD331987 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
26 Jun 2020 Silver Y 4 Adult Wharton Tarn Skelwith Bridge SD331987 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
26 Jun 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Celleron Lane Penrith NY497260 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
26 Jun 2020 Six-spot Burnet 2 Adult Loweswater Thackthwaite NY147225 VC70 Cumberland Tony Marsh Just before rain started in the morning 27193.jpeg
25 Jun 2020 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Workington Railway Station Workington NX995288 VC70 Cumberland David Galbraith
25 Jun 2020 Brimstone Moth 1 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 9.30-10.25. 24c. 100% sun, wind 2.
25 Jun 2020 Burnet Companion 1 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 9.30-10.25. 24c. 100% sun, wind 2.
25 Jun 2020 Six-spot Burnet 1 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 9.30-10.25. 24c. 100% sun, wind 2.
25 Jun 2020 Yellow Shell 1 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 9.30-10.25. 24c. 100% sun, wind 2.
25 Jun 2020 Yellow Shell 1 Adult Mawbray Dunes Silloth NY092472 VC70 Cumberland Joan Thirlaway Lots of butterflies and moths but at 29 degrees they weren't (...) 27020.jpeg
25 Jun 2020 Silver-ground Carpet 1 Adult Greenside Kendal SD510924 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Disturbed from garden vegetation.
25 Jun 2020 Cinnabar 1 Adult Cummacatta Wood Keswick NY254170 VC70 Cumberland Mike Porter
25 Jun 2020 Emperor Moth 1 Adult Glenridding Common Glenridding NY359176 VC69 Westmorland Pete Barron
24 Jun 2020 Brown Silver-line 1 Adult Barkbooth Lot Bowland Bridge SD415907 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 12.40-13.30. 22c. 100% sun. No breeze.
24 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult Barkbooth Lot Bowland Bridge SD415907 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 12.40-13.30. 22c. 100% sun. No breeze.
24 Jun 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Barkbooth Lot Bowland Bridge SD415907 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 12.40-13.30. 22c. 100% sun. No breeze. Max 3 seen together. 2 (...)
24 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Sunbiggin Tarn Tebay NY674077 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey 13.30-14.15. Hot sun, light breeze.
24 Jun 2020 Chrysoteuchia culmella 30 Adult Sunbiggin Tarn Tebay NY674077 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Number represents abundant, disturbed from the grass. Cilia (...) 27027.jpeg
24 Jun 2020 Six-spot Burnet 1 Adult Sunbiggin Tarn Tebay NY674078 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Larva inside cocoon. Pupated 26.06.20. Adult emerged 10.07.20.
24 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Tarn Sike Tebay NY665075 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Approx. number. 11.40-12.50. Hot sun, light breeze.
24 Jun 2020 Silver Y 3 Adult Tarn Sike Tebay NY665075 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey 11.40-12.50. Hot sun, light breeze.
24 Jun 2020 Six-spot Burnet 2 Adult Helsington Barrows Kendal SD4990 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
24 Jun 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Lord Ling Oxen Park SD317884 VC69 Westmorland Rob Fitter
24 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Oxen Park Oxen Park SD316876 VC69 Westmorland Rob Fitter
24 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 14 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell 10.00 a.m. visit. Hot. Full sun.
23 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult Foxbield Wood Santon Bridge NY112035 VC70 Cumberland Jake Manson 20 degrees and overcast
23 Jun 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller My first of 2020. Quite worn, could have come a long way.
23 Jun 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Garden Penrith NY499267 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
23 Jun 2020 Cinnabar 1 Adult Garden Holmrook SD079994 VC70 Cumberland Tim Wayman
22 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Bird's Park Reservoir Kendal SD5393 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
21 Jun 2020 Magpie 1 Larva Garden Ulverston SD287766 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Magpie larva on sedum 26845.jpeg
20 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Swindale Penrith NY515130 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass A large number active in the afternoon 26834.jpeg
20 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 7 Adult Lark's Meadow farm Newbiggin-on-Lune NY6806 VC69 Westmorland Jonathan Fenton
20 Jun 2020 Silver Y 3 Adult Lark's Meadow farm Newbiggin-on-Lune NY6806 VC69 Westmorland Jonathan Fenton
20 Jun 2020 Large Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Stanwix garden Carlisle NY402572 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Disturbed while cutting grass
20 Jun 2020 Cinnabar 1 Adult Siddick Workington NX997305 VC70 Cumberland Mike Porter
20 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 8 Adult High Arnside Tarn Skelwith Bridge NY330010 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
20 Jun 2020 Silver Y 2 Adult High Arnside Tarn Skelwith Bridge NY330010 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
20 Jun 2020 Argyresthia conjugella 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY49604853 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Argyresthia conjugella (Apple Fruit Moth) 26795.jpeg
20 Jun 2020 Gold Swift 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY48654809 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Female perched under branch of pine tree. 26794.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 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Bird's Park Reservoir and Paddy Lane Kendal SD5393 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
20 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult Grassguards Seathwaite Duddon Valley SD224979 VC70 Cumberland Roger Fellows Along the track and hereabouts. Nearer twenty, but not counted (...)
20 Jun 2020 Red-necked Footman 1 Adult Green Crag Seathwaite Duddon Valley SD215988 VC70 Cumberland Roger Fellows Nectaring on Foxglove
20 Jun 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Garden Burneside SD507951 VC69 Westmorland Sue Shiels
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
19 Jun 2020 Burnet Companion 2 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188711 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace
19 Jun 2020 Shaded Broad-bar 2 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188711 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace
19 Jun 2020 Silver Y 3 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188711 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 20c. 20% sun.
19 Jun 2020 Yellow Shell 2 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188711 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 20c. 20% sun.
19 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 14 Adult Fisher Tarn Kendal SD5592 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
18 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 23 Adult Hawkshead Hill Ambleside SD3380499144 VC69 Westmorland Gill Henwood Pignut area, moths all the way down the track 26723.jpeg
18 Jun 2020 Cinnabar 1 Adult Kingmoor NR Carlisle NY387577 VC70 Cumberland Mike Porter
18 Jun 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Kingmoor NR Carlisle NY387575 VC70 Cumberland Mike Porter
18 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Swindale Shap NY522142 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
18 Jun 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Swindale Shap NY522142 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
17 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Broughton Moor Broughton in Furness SD240933 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace
17 Jun 2020 Cinnabar 1 Adult Broughton Moor Broughton in Furness SD240933 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace
17 Jun 2020 Common Carpet 3 Adult Broughton Moor Broughton in Furness SD240933 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace
17 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Uldale Uldale NY256356 VC70 Cumberland James Macgregor
17 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult R. Brathay Skelwith Bridge NY340035 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
17 Jun 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult R. Brathay Skelwith Bridge NY340035 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
17 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Penrith NY389294 VC70 Cumberland Nicholas Howard Sunny/thundery afternoon.
17 Jun 2020 Hedya pruniana 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY38645988 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found in a woodland clearing. I've selected Hedya pruniana as (...) 26650.jpeg
17 Jun 2020 Light Emerald 1 Adult Levens Park Levens SD5086 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
17 Jun 2020 Brown Silver-line 3 Adult Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD5448378716 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans 80% sun, 22C, humid. 40 minutes observation.
17 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD5448378716 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans 80% sun, 22C, humid. 40 minutes observation.
17 Jun 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Garden Penrith NY499267 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
17 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 32 Adult River Lowther Whale NY497260 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell 26690.jpeg
17 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Ashness Bridge NT Car Park Keswick NY269196 VC70 Cumberland Tony Marsh Including mating pair 26965.jpeg
16 Jun 2020 Cinnabar 1 Adult Sandwith Sandwith NX958149 VC70 Cumberland Jake Manson
16 Jun 2020 Silver Y 3 Adult St Bees Head St Bees NX956154 VC70 Cumberland Jake Manson On cliff tops between NX956154 and NX945133
16 Jun 2020 Six-spot Burnet 3 Adult St. Bees Head St Bees NX956154 VC70 Cumberland Jake Manson On cliff tops between NX956154 and NX945133
16 Jun 2020 Silver-ground Carpet 1 Adult Helsington Barrows Kendal SD4889 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey One hour. Warm, still, muggy.
16 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Hampsfell Grange over Sands SD398789 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
16 Jun 2020 Cinnabar 1 Adult Hampsfell Grange over Sands SD398789 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
16 Jun 2020 Yellow Shell 2 Adult Hampsfell Grange over Sands SD398789 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
16 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult near The Gale Abbeytown NY148496 VC70 Cumberland Mike Porter
15 Jun 2020 Garden Carpet 1 Adult Calvert Court Endmoor SD538847 VC69 Westmorland Brian and Lindsey Snell
15 Jun 2020 Mullein 1 Larva Garden Ulverston SD287766 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Mullein larva on buddleia. 26589.jpeg
15 Jun 2020 Cistus Forester 1 Adult Helsington Barrows Kendal SD486902 VC69 Westmorland Lindsey Gould Flying Around Common Rock Rose With Northern Brown Argus 26583.jpeg
15 Jun 2020 Bilberry Pug 1 Adult Low Wray Bay Ambleside NY375013 VC69 Westmorland Pete Martin 26856.jpeg
15 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD4190 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key All counts are highest number seen at any one moment.
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 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Killington Kendal SD598911 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick with three others over 30 minutes sunny and very warm
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 (...)
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
14 Jun 2020 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Eastgate, Sandylands Kendal SD524930 VC69 Westmorland Gary Gould In garden
14 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Fellside Wood Old Hutton SD562880 VC69 Westmorland Louise McGurk
14 Jun 2020 Clouded Buff 5 Adult Undermillbeck Common Windermere SD421950 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick A female photographed. 26490.jpeg
14 Jun 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Claife High Wray SD371995 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
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
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
14 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Aikbank Waverton NY217459 VC70 Cumberland PETER RITSON on white clover
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.
14 Jun 2020 Pyrausta cingulata 1 Adult White Scar Levens SD466851 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell On wild Thyme.
13 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper