Cumbria Day-Flying Moth Sightings

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Date Species Number Life Stage Site Town Grid Ref. V. County Recorder Comment Image
18 Apr 2014 Speckled Yellow 2 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD332824 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick in dappled shade 13 deg C, 100% sun, no wind
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 (...)
25 Apr 2014 Brown Silver-line 1 Adult Wart Barrow Grange over Sands SD393768 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick First this year
28 Apr 2014 Drinker 1 Adult Old Park Plantation Killington SD599903 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Drinker moth larva. #new 235.jpeg
29 Apr 2014 Common Carpet 1 Adult Sandscale Haws Dalton-in-Furness SD199756 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
30 Apr 2014 Mother Shipton 1 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
2 May 2014 Speckled Yellow 1 Adult Brathay Ambleside NY362036 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey
5 May 2014 Emperor Moth 1 Adult Silver Meadows Bassenthwaite NY195305 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton 375.jpeg
10 May 2014 Speckled Yellow 2 Adult Chapel House Wood Lindale SD386858 VC69 Westmorland R. Eddleston
13 May 2014 Mother Shipton 1 Adult Sandscale Haws Barrow-in-Furness SD188749 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
13 May 2014 Cinnabar 1 Adult Sandscale Haws Barrow-in-Furness SD188749 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
13 May 2014 Brown Silver-line 2 Adult Sandscale Haws Barrow-in-Furness SD188749 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
14 May 2014 Speckled Yellow 1 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD415907 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
15 May 2014 Speckled Yellow 2 Adult Humphrey Head Flookburgh SD390740 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Looked worn.
16 May 2014 Olethreutes arcuella 3 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440826 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Olethreutes arcuella - beautiful, tiny day-flying moth. #new
16 May 2014 Common Carpet 2 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440826 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
16 May 2014 Anania Funebris 4 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440826 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Great to see this spectacular litttle moth.
16 May 2014 Speckled Yellow 2 Adult Powter Howe Thornthwaite NY220265 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
16 May 2014 Brown Silver-line 6 Adult Flashbank Wood Levens SD490882 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey 322.jpeg
16 May 2014 Brown Silver-line 1 Adult Brigsteer Park Wood Levens SD484881 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey
17 May 2014 Mother Shipton 2 Adult Braithwaite Moss Braithwaite NY232252 VC70 Cumberland Gary Hedges
17 May 2014 Common Carpet 1 Adult Braithwaite Moss Braithwaite NY232252 VC70 Cumberland Gary Hedges
18 May 2014 Emperor Moth 1 Adult Drumburgh Moss Drumburgh NY257583 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy One female seen from the path through the moss marked by (...) 358.jpeg
18 May 2014 Mother Shipton 2 Adult Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX995305 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton 369.jpeg
18 May 2014 Speckled Yellow 5 Adult Whitbarrow Witherslack SD433879 VC69 Westmorland Gary Hedges
19 May 2014 Ruby Tiger 1 Adult Calvert Court Endmoor SD538847 VC69 Westmorland Brian Snell Flying in daylight
20 May 2014 Speckled Yellow 2 Adult The Helm Kendal SD531888 VC69 Westmorland Brian Snell
20 May 2014 Brown Silver-line 12 Adult The Helm Kendal SD534896 VC69 Westmorland Brian Snell
25 May 2014 Angle Shades 1 Adult Linnet Grove Kendal SD525908 VC69 Westmorland Nigel Maden Angle shades #new
26 May 2014 Brown Silver-line 2 Adult Bradleyfield Kendal SD495914 VC69 Westmorland Sue Shiels
26 May 2014 Cinnabar 1 Adult Disused Railway Storth SD472802 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows
26 May 2014 Speckled Yellow 1 Adult Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD435880 VC69 Westmorland Marg and David Eastlick
26 May 2014 Speckled Yellow 7 Adult Howe Ridding (nearby} Witherslack SD433875 VC69 Westmorland Marg and David Eastlick
26 May 2014 Speckled Yellow 3 Adult Longside Wood Keswick NY238281 VC70 Cumberland Brian Snell Flying in sunny glade.
30 May 2014 Cinnabar 1 Adult Watchtree Nature Reserve Carlisle NY307543 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan
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!
31 May 2014 Garden Carpet 1 Adult Calvert Court Endmoor SD538842 VC69 Westmorland Brian Snell
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
1 Jun 2014 Speckled Yellow 1 Adult Hause Point Thirlmere NY316152 VC70 Cumberland Irene Stephenson
3 Jun 2014 Anania Funebris 2 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD437826 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
5 Jun 2014 Cinnabar 1 Adult Grune Point Silloth NY133565 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan Cloudy, breezy.
6 Jun 2014 Cinnabar 6 Adult Soddy Gap Little Broughton NY078328 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
6 Jun 2014 Speckled Yellow 3 Adult Witherslack Hall Sports Field Witherslack SD439869 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
6 Jun 2014 Cinnabar 1 Adult Witherslack Hall Sports Field Witherslack SD438862 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
8 Jun 2014 Yellow Shell 2 Adult Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX994303 VC70 Cumberland Stephen Lowther
8 Jun 2014 Silver Y 3 Adult Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX994303 VC70 Cumberland Stephen Lowther
8 Jun 2014 Mother Shipton 1 Adult Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX994303 VC70 Cumberland Stephen Lowther
8 Jun 2014 Cinnabar 6 Adult Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX994303 VC70 Cumberland Stephen Lowther
8 Jun 2014 Silver Hook Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbride NY271569 VC70 Cumberland Stephen Lowther Numerous seen, but an exact count not recorded.
11 Jun 2014 Buff-tip 1 Adult Disused Railway Storth SD472802 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows #new buff-tip
11 Jun 2014 Grass Wave 10 Adult Scaleby Moss Carlisle NY432636 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 573.jpeg
11 Jun 2014 Grass Wave 1 Adult Nichols Moss Witherslack SD428829 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
11 Jun 2014 Common Heath 30 Adult Nichols Moss Witherslack SD428829 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
11 Jun 2014 Clouded Buff 1 Adult Nichols Moss Witherslack SD428829 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick MALE
11 Jun 2014 Silver-ground Carpet 1 Adult Waitby Greenriggs NR Waitby NY759083 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey
11 Jun 2014 Silver Y 1 Adult Waitby Greenriggs NR Waitby NY757085 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey
11 Jun 2014 Galium Carpet Adult Waitby Greenriggs NR Waitby NY759083 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Galium Carpet #new
11 Jun 2014 Common Carpet 1 Adult Waitby Greenriggs NR Waitby NY759083 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey
12 Jun 2014 Silver Y 1 Adult Disused Railway Storth SD472802 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows
12 Jun 2014 Chimney Sweeper Adult Faugh Brampton NY515555 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan All along the Roadside Verges. Many.
13 Jun 2014 Silver Y 1 Adult Calvert Court Endmoor SD538842 VC69 Westmorland Brian Snell
14 Jun 2014 Cinnabar 1 Adult Signal Box Arnside SD458790 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows
14 Jun 2014 Yellow Shell 2 Adult Workington Wind Farm Workington NX993297 VC70 Cumberland Martin Chadwick
14 Jun 2014 Six-spot Burnet 1 Adult Workington Wind Farm Workington NX993297 VC70 Cumberland Martin Chadwick
14 Jun 2014 Cinnabar 4 Adult Workington Wind Farm Workington NX993297 VC70 Cumberland Martin Chadwick
14 Jun 2014 Latticed Heath 4 Adult Soddy Gap Little Broughton NY071323 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
14 Jun 2014 Cinnabar 2 Adult Soddy Gap Little Broughton NY071323 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
16 Jun 2014 Yellow Shell 1 Adult Undermillbeck Common Windermere SD4195 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
16 Jun 2014 Clouded Buff 2 Adult Undermillbeck Common Windermere SD4195 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
16 Jun 2014 Chimney Sweeper 13 Adult Undermillbeck Common Windermere SD4195 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
16 Jun 2014 Cinnabar 3 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
16 Jun 2014 Latticed Heath 5 Adult Soddy Gap Little Broughton NY071323 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
16 Jun 2014 Narrow-bordered 5-spot Burnet 3 Pupa Killington A684 Verge Killington SD600921 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Narrow-bordered 5-Spot Burnet unhatched pupae (Known from this (...)
16 Jun 2014 Latticed Heath 1 Adult Killington A684 Verge Killington SD600921 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey
17 Jun 2014 Six-spot Burnet 4 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440826 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
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 (...)
19 Jun 2014 Clouded Border 1 Adult Kendal golf course Kendal SD506927 VC69 Westmorland Sue Shiels Clouded Border #new
19 Jun 2014 Chimney Sweeper 8 Adult Kendal Fell Kendal SD508931 VC69 Westmorland Sue Shiels
19 Jun 2014 Mother Shipton 1 Adult Burnbanks, Haweswater Shap NY490163 VC69 Westmorland Karen Mclellan
20 Jun 2014 Small Argent and Sable 2 Adult Hartsop Dodd Ambleside NY4111 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows #new Small Argent and Sable until somebody tells me they're (...) 749.jpeg
20 Jun 2014 Cinnabar 300 Adult Lowca Brows Whitehaven NX978214 VC70 Cumberland Mike and Lyn Mills
20 Jun 2014 Mother Shipton 1 Adult High Borrowdale Shap NY567030 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Nectaring on Thyme. 755.jpeg
21 Jun 2014 Yellow Shell 7 Adult Sandscale Haws Dalton-in-Furness SD199756 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Sunny but very windy.
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 Narrow-bordered 5-spot Burnet 3 Adult Sandscale Haws Dalton-in-Furness SD199756 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Narrow-bordered Five-spot Burnet. #new
22 Jun 2014 Yellow Shell 16 Adult Dubmill Point Allonby NY077460 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
22 Jun 2014 Silver Y 2 Adult Dubmill Point Allonby NY077460 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
23 Jun 2014 Chimney Sweeper 8 Adult Carl Crag, Potter Fell Burneside SD520992 VC69 Westmorland Sue Shiels
23 Jun 2014 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Kirkhead Grange over Sands SD392755 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick Nectaring on birds foot trefoil and rock rose
24 Jun 2014 Green Carpet 1 Adult Disused Railway Storth SD472802 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows
24 Jun 2014 Cinnabar 1 Adult Disused Railway Storth SD472802 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows
27 Jun 2014 Purple-bordered Gold 4 Adult Glasson Moss Bowness-on-Solway NY231602 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy A rubbish photo, but justified on scarcity grounds! 823.jpeg
28 Jun 2014 Small Argent and Sable 1 Adult Kidsty Pike Shap NY4512 VC69 Westmorland Judy Woodhouse Species; Small Argent 962.jpeg
29 Jun 2014 Yellow-tail 1 Adult Glasson Moss Bowness-on-Solway NY231602 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy male Yellow-tail #new 842.jpeg
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
29 Jun 2014 Grass Emerald 2 Adult Glasson Moss Bowness-on-Solway NY231602 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 840.jpeg
29 Jun 2014 Northern Eggar 2 Larva Potter Fell Kendal SD502990 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey larvae.
29 Jun 2014 Drinker 1 Adult Potter Fell Kendal SD502990 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Drinker male. #new
30 Jun 2014 Manchester Treble-bar 20 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD4481 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Number given is only rough. Full sunshine, light breeze. 851.jpeg
30 Jun 2014 Common Heath 4 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD4481 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey
30 Jun 2014 Six-spot Burnet 4 Adult Cunswick Scar Kendal SD493930 VC69 Westmorland Brian Snell
30 Jun 2014 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Cunswick Scar Kendal SD493930 VC69 Westmorland Brian Snell
1 Jul 2014 Mother Shipton 1 Adult High Raise Bampton NY454130 VC69 Westmorland Brian Snell
5 Jul 2014 Six-spot Burnet 2 Adult Whitbarrow White Scar Witherslack SD4585 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Mating 885.jpeg
9 Jul 2014 Latticed Heath 2 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY278564 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Also two Magpies: one near the new pond and one at the end of (...) 924.jpeg
9 Jul 2014 True Lover's Knot 1 Adult Glasson Moss Bowness-on-Solway NY231602 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy
9 Jul 2014 Silver Y 1 Adult Yanwooth Wood Askham NY518250 VC69 Westmorland Brian Snell
9 Jul 2014 Magpie 1 Adult Clifton Cross Clifton NY528277 VC69 Westmorland Brian Snell Magpie #new
10 Jul 2014 Cinnabar 20 Larva Kendal Kendal SD516932 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Larvae; approximate number.
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
12 Jul 2014 Shaded Broad-bar 2 Adult Soddy Gap Little Broughton NY078328 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton Shaded broad bar #new 946.jpeg
12 Jul 2014 Latticed Heath 1 Adult Soddy Gap Little Broughton NY078328 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
13 Jul 2014 Phiaris shulziana 4 Adult Glasson Moss Bowness-on-Solway NY234596 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Phiaris schulziana. Four seen flying in late afternoon sunshine (...) 960.jpeg
13 Jul 2014 Silver Y 1 Adult Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX995305 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
15 Jul 2014 Evergestis pallidata 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY488493 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Evergestis pallidata. Very local and scarce in northern England (...) 963.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
17 Jul 2014 Northern Spinach 5 Adult Cold Fell Hallbankgate NY593564 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy All flying strongly in the late afternoon sunshine. 992.jpeg
17 Jul 2014 Green Carpet 1 Adult Cold Fell Hallbankgate NY604566 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 991.jpeg
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 Jul 2014 Six-spot Burnet 2 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390767 VC69 Westmorland David and Margaret Eastlick hot sunny and bright day, mating
20 Jul 2014 Evergestis pallidata 2 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY283571 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Evergestis pallidata. One near the picnic bench in the (...) 1151.jpeg
22 Jul 2014 Green Carpet 1 Adult Cumrew Fell Castle Carrock NY573505 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan
25 Jul 2014 Shaded Broad-bar 2 Adult Lowca Cliff Top Path Lowca NX977215 VC70 Cumberland Irene Stephenson
31 Jul 2014 Red Twin-spot Carpet 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY384581 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy A faded specimen found near edge of wood.
2 Aug 2014 Shaded Broad-bar 1 Adult Whinfell Tarn Grayrigg SD560984 VC69 Westmorland Sue Shiels
6 Aug 2014 Treble-bar 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386577 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found in the scrubby area at the centre of the reserve (location (...) 1217.jpeg
7 Aug 2014 Common Carpet 1 Adult East View, Potter Fell Burneside SD520988 VC69 Westmorland Sue Shiels
7 Aug 2014 Silver Y 2 Adult Great Corby Carlisle NY480545 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan In wildflower meadow
14 Aug 2014 Flame Carpet 1 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY279567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Flame Carpet near new pond #new 1339.jpeg
24 Aug 2014 Antler Moth 1 Adult Bowscale Fell Mungrisdale NY333313 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Only one (rather tatty) specimen found during a walk over (...) 1397.jpeg
28 Aug 2014 Treble-bar 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386577 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found at the same location as the one reported on 6/8/14. 1419.jpeg
6 Sep 2014 Purple Bar 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY488481 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Purple Bar (Cosmorhoe ocellata) #new 1435.jpeg
7 Sep 2014 Elephant Hawkmoth 1 Larva Grune Point footpath to Skinburness NY131564 VC70 Cumberland Phil Hewitt Elephant Hawkmoth Caterpillar #new 1501.jpeg
28 Sep 2014 Angle Shades 1 Adult Holmesmill Burgh by Sands NY337610 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Angle Shades (Phlogophora meticulosa). Not classed as a (...) 1518.jpeg
6 Oct 2014 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Kendal garden yard Kendal SD510933 VC69 Westmorland Clare Satterthwaite Feeding from purple flowers
8 Oct 2014 Silver Y 2 Adult Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD432874 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
11 Oct 2014 Silver Y 1 Adult Mawbray Banks Mawbray NY083475 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
12 Oct 2014 Silver Y 1 Adult Rampside Shoreline Rampside SD231662 VC69 Westmorland K Milligan/D Preston
17 Oct 2014 November Moth agg. 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY277567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Pale November Moth (Epirrita christyi). One flying in woodland (...)
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 (...)
27 Feb 2015 Pale-brindled Beauty 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY278569 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Pale Brindled Beauty perched on wooden fencing at edge of (...) 1595.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 (...)
4 Apr 2015 Diurnea flagella 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY402557 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy March Tubic (Diurnea fagella) found perched on a wooden fence (...) 1626.jpeg
21 Apr 2015 Common Heath 2 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD447820 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
23 Apr 2015 Emperor Moth 1 Adult Sandscale Haws Dalton-in-Furness SD199757 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Female on Salix repens. Had looked for this moth at Meathop 2 (...)
23 Apr 2015 Common Heath 5 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD442818 VC69 Westmorland Karen Bullimore
26 Apr 2015 Adela cuprella 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY278569 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Green Longhorn (f)? Found on boardwalk through woodland. (...) 1885.jpeg
14 May 2015 Anania Funebris 1 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Gill Jakeman White spotted sable
15 May 2015 Brown Silver-line 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY490482 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy By the side of a track through the woodland 1995.jpeg
18 May 2015 Anania Funebris 2 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD439827 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick Cool and breezy but in a brief sunny interlude at least two (...)
23 May 2015 Anania Funebris 1 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD439827 VC69 Westmorland Michael Foley On warm sunny bank
23 May 2015 Speckled Yellow 1 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD332820 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
23 May 2015 Speckled Yellow 1 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD334817 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
25 May 2015 Mother Shipton 3 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391766 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick A pair copulating 2042.jpeg
26 May 2015 Speckled Yellow 2 Adult Whitbarrow Witherslack SD4686 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Windy, sunny, 16deg.
27 May 2015 Speckled Yellow 1 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD336817 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
28 May 2015 Speckled Yellow 1 Adult Uldale Egremont NY032117 VC70 Cumberland Barbara Nelson
1 Jun 2015 Cinnabar 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY402557 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy In the central scrubby area of the reserve 2085.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
3 Jun 2015 Silver-ground Carpet 1 Adult Yew Tree Tarn Coniston NY322005 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
4 Jun 2015 Anania Funebris 1 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Pleasant warm, sunny day - at last!
4 Jun 2015 Foxglove Pug 1 Adult Ulverston garden Ulverston SD288782 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Foxglove pug on my shed.
4 Jun 2015 Unlisted 1 Adult Garden Ulverston SD288782 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Mint moth on garden fence.
4 Jun 2015 Speckled Yellow 1 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD332818 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
4 Jun 2015 Speckled Yellow 1 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD332820 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
4 Jun 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD329824 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
4 Jun 2015 Speckled Yellow 1 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
6 Jun 2015 Common Heath 5 Adult Hallsenna Moor National Nature Reserve Sellafield NY065006 VC70 Cumberland Martin Chadwick
6 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Hallsenna Moor National Nature Reserve Sellafield NY065006 VC70 Cumberland Martin Chadwick
7 Jun 2015 Speckled Yellow Adult Yewbarrow Witherslack SD433852 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
7 Jun 2015 Cinnabar 1 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391766 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
7 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Barkbooth Lot Winster SD416907 VC69 Westmorland Mark
7 Jun 2015 Treble-bar 2 Adult Workington Workington NX9928 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
7 Jun 2015 Silver-ground Carpet 2 Adult Workington Workington NX9928 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
7 Jun 2015 Silver Y 3 Adult Workington Workington NX9928 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
7 Jun 2015 Speckled Yellow 8 Adult Rainsbarrow Wood Ulpha SD188925 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank
7 Jun 2015 Emperor Moth 1 Adult Birker Fell Ulpha SD188947 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank female
7 Jun 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390767 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
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
8 Jun 2015 Cinnabar 1 Adult Broughton Beck Ulverston SD284822 VC69 Westmorland Karen Mclellan
9 Jun 2015 Speckled Yellow 1 Adult Undermillbeck Common Bowness-on-Windermere SD421950 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
9 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Undermillbeck Common Bowness-on-Windermere SD421950 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
9 Jun 2015 Brown Silver-line 30 Adult Undermillbeck Common Bowness-on-Windermere SD421950 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick many
9 Jun 2015 Speckled Yellow 1 Adult Skelwith Skelwith Bridge NY334039 VC69 Westmorland Karen Mclellan
9 Jun 2015 Brown Silver-line 1 Adult Dungeon Ghyll Langdale NY258062 VC69 Westmorland Karen Mclellan
9 Jun 2015 Nemophora degeerella 20 Adult Hay Bridge Nature Reserve Bouth SD328855 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Yellow-barred longhorn. 9.30am.
9 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Hay Bridge Nature Reserve Bouth SD328855 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace
10 Jun 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Disused Railway Storth SD477802 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows very worn
10 Jun 2015 Cinnabar 1 Adult Disused Railway Storth SD477802 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows very fresh
10 Jun 2015 Silver Hook 5 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY273569 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Also a Four-dotted Footman
10 Jun 2015 Speckled Yellow 3 Adult Stonethwaite Rosthwaite NY267136 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan
10 Jun 2015 Brown Silver-line 1 Adult Stonethwaite Rosthwaite NY267136 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan
10 Jun 2015 Brown Silver-line 1 Adult Langstrath Rosthwaite NY268110 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan
10 Jun 2015 Garden Carpet 1 Adult Calvert Court Endmoor SD539848 VC69 Westmorland Brian Snell
11 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Grange-in-Borrowdale Grange-in-Borrowdale NY252174 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan
11 Jun 2015 Cinnabar 1 Adult Ulpha Quarry Ulpha SD203946 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank
11 Jun 2015 Fox Moth 1 Adult Harter Fell Seathwaite Duddon Valley SD213992 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank Dead on the path
11 Jun 2015 Brown Silver-line Adult Harter Fell Seathwaite Duddon Valley SD213992 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank
11 Jun 2015 Speckled Yellow 2 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD333819 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
12 Jun 2015 Nemophora degeerella 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY495485 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Yellow-barred Longhorn.
12 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY488493 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy All found on the causeway between the ponds.
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.
12 Jun 2015 Common Heath 50 Adult Snab Keswick NY318322 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan There must have been 100s here on the heather
12 Jun 2015 Common Heath 4 Adult Skiddaw House Keswick NY301316 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan
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!
12 Jun 2015 Common Heath 4 Adult Glenderaterra Keswick NY293284 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan
12 Jun 2015 Silver-ground Carpet 1 Adult Ulpha garden Ulpha SD213954 VC69 Westmorland James Brockbank
12 Jun 2015 Brown Silver-line 1 Adult Ulpha garden Ulpha SD213954 VC69 Westmorland James Brockbank
12 Jun 2015 Speckled Yellow 5 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY134023 VC70 Cumberland Allan Rodda GR edited by MT 14/10/15
12 Jun 2015 Mother Shipton 1 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY134023 VC70 Cumberland Allan Rodda GR edited by MT 14/10/15
12 Jun 2015 Lead Belle 1 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY134023 VC70 Cumberland Allan Rodda Lead Belle GR edited by MT 14/10/15 Sighting confirmed from (...) 2287.jpeg
12 Jun 2015 Common Heath 9 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY134023 VC70 Cumberland Allan Rodda GR edited by MT 14/10/15
13 Jun 2015 Speckled Yellow 2 Adult Parsons Park Caldbeck NY328399 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan
22 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Selside Kendal SD515927 VC69 Westmorland Pat Cuttell Flying over meadow near church
22 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Holehird Gardens Troutbeck Bridge NY410007 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
23 Jun 2015 Common Heath 50 Adult Meathop Moss Meathop SD442819 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Very common, difficult to put a number to.
23 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 28 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD336817 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
23 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD333820 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
24 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Whale Penrith NY5221 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell GR edited by MT 14/10/15 2407.jpeg
24 Jun 2015 Yellow Shell 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386579 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on waste ground adjacent to the nature reserve. 2408.jpeg
24 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Collin Ford, Great Corby Carlisle NY484546 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan
24 Jun 2015 Bird-cherry Ermine 1 Pupa Meathop Moss Witherslack SD446820 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey 1 web, Yponomeuta evonymella, Bird-cherry Ermine. A couple of (...) 2414.jpeg
24 Jun 2015 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Greenside Kendal SD510924 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Nectaring on Red Valerian, Centranthus ruber. 19.30, 16 deg.C, (...)
26 Jun 2015 Garden Carpet 1 Adult Bowthwaite Bridge Farm Kendal SD515927 VC69 Westmorland Pat Cuttell Is it a Garden Carpet? 2419.jpeg
26 Jun 2015 Mother of Pearl 1 Larva Meathop Moss, track to Meathop SD446820 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Mother of Pearl larva. Pupated 25.06.15. Adult emerged (...) 2694.jpeg
27 Jun 2015 Elephant Hawkmoth 1 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Trevor Stevens Small elephant hawkmoth
27 Jun 2015 Yellow Shell 1 Adult Barkbooth Lot Winster SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
27 Jun 2015 Cinnabar 2 Adult Barkbooth Lot Winster SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
27 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 29 Adult Barkbooth Lot Winster SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
27 Jun 2015 Brown Silver-line 3 Adult Barkbooth Lot Winster SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
27 Jun 2015 Brown China-mark 15 Adult Barkbooth Lot Winster SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Brown China Mark 2493.jpeg
27 Jun 2015 Spruce Carpet 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY469502 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Spruce Carpet - I think! 2441.jpeg
27 Jun 2015 Speckled Yellow 2 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY1302 VC70 Cumberland N Godden, C Clay GR edited by MT 14/10/15
27 Jun 2015 Silver-ground Carpet 3 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY1302 VC70 Cumberland N Godden, C Clay GR edited by MT 14/10/15
27 Jun 2015 Mother Shipton 2 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY1302 VC70 Cumberland N Godden, C Clay GR edited by MT 14/10/15
27 Jun 2015 Yellow Shell 1 Adult Eskmeals Waberthwaite SD078943 VC70 Cumberland Ian Tallon Fairly windy 2454.jpeg
27 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD333820 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
27 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD336817 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
28 Jun 2015 Six-spot Burnet Adult Lowca Brows Whitehaven NX978220 VC70 Cumberland Mike and Lyn Mills Literally hundreds!
28 Jun 2015 Cinnabar Adult Ulpha Quarry Ulpha SD202946 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank
28 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper Adult Ulpha Quarry Ulpha SD202946 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank
28 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper Adult Rainsbarrow Wood Ulpha SD186925 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank
28 Jun 2015 Cinnabar 1 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Whitehaven NX979217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason
29 Jun 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Greenside Kendal SD510924 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Spent the night in the house.
29 Jun 2015 Twin-spot Carpet 1 Adult Stonestar Ulpha SD202912 VC69 Westmorland James Brockbank
29 Jun 2015 Mother Shipton Adult Logan Beck Ulpha SD183902 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank
30 Jun 2015 Six-spot Burnet 2 Adult Arnside Knott Arnside SD456775 VC69 Westmorland Tim Wilcox
30 Jun 2015 Cinnabar 1 Adult Arnside Knott Arnside SD456775 VC69 Westmorland Tim Wilcox
30 Jun 2015 Silver-ground Carpet 10 Adult The Helm Oxenholme SD529891 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows
30 Jun 2015 Silver Y 2 Adult The Helm Oxenholme SD529891 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows
30 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult The Helm Oxenholme SD529891 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows
30 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper Adult Ulpha garden Ulpha SD211914 VC69 Westmorland James Brockbank
30 Jun 2015 Snout 1 Adult River Duddon Seathwaite Duddon Valley SD230920 VC69 Westmorland James Brockbank A beatiful snout disturbed on the path fluttered to a leaf on a (...)
1 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 1 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD430844 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 9.30am
1 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 10 Adult St Bees Head St Bees NX943148 VC70 Cumberland Colin Smith 2662.jpeg
2 Jul 2015 Clouded Border 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386596 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy
3 Jul 2015 Silver-ground Carpet 6 Adult The Helm Oxenholme SD529891 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows
3 Jul 2015 Common Carpet 1 Adult The Helm Oxenholme SD529891 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows
3 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 100 Adult The Helm Oxenholme SD529891 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows hundreds in small area, must be in the thousands
3 Jul 2015 July Belle 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY275566 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy July Belle on Little Bampton Common 2583.jpeg
3 Jul 2015 Silver Y 8 Adult Heathwaite Arnside SD451769 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Very faded specimen
3 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 11 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD332820 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
3 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 7 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD336817 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
4 Jul 2015 Large Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Linnet Grove Kendal SD526908 VC69 Westmorland Nigel Maden Large Yellow Underwing 3036.jpeg
4 Jul 2015 Silver Y 2 Adult Holehird Gardens Troutbeck Bridge NY410007 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Warm and windy late in 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 Six-spot Burnet 3 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391766 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
4 Jul 2015 Silver Y 3 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391766 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
4 Jul 2015 Cinnabar 1 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391766 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
4 Jul 2015 Silver Y 2 Adult Collin Ford, Great Corby Carlisle NY480544 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan
4 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 4 Adult Hay Bridge Nature Reserve Bouth SD335874 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Still, overcast, 20deg.C.
4 Jul 2015 Brown China-mark 1 Adult Hay Bridge Nature Reserve Bouth SD334870 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Brown China-mark. Still, overcast, 20deg.C.
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 1 Adult Water's Meet Seathwaite Duddon Valley SD227960 VC69 Westmorland James Brockbank
4 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 11 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440828 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick full sun ,20deg C, windy
4 Jul 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440828 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick full sun ,20deg C, windy
4 Jul 2015 Cinnabar 1 Adult Whitbarrow White Scar Witherslack SD459852 VC69 Westmorland Brian Snell
5 Jul 2015 Emperor Moth 7 Adult Haystacks Buttermere (south east of) NY204130 VC70 Cumberland Paul Stark Between Hopper Quarry and Hay Stacks
5 Jul 2015 Pammene aurana 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY488484 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Orange-spot Piercer (pammene aurana). Not very common in (...) 2665.jpeg
5 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY488486 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy All found along the causeway between the ponds.
5 Jul 2015 Brown China-mark 10 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY488486 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Brown China-mark. All found along the causeway between the (...)
5 Jul 2015 Silver-ground Carpet 1 Adult Distington Wood area Distington NY015234 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason
5 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Carus Green Kendal SD517947 VC69 Westmorland Brian Snell
6 Jul 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Burneside Kendal SD507951 VC69 Westmorland Sue Shiels In garden
6 Jul 2015 Green Carpet 1 Adult Cautley Spout Sedbergh SD6897 VC65 North-west Yorkshire Roger Fellows
6 Jul 2015 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Ulverston The Alps Ulverston SD288782 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 10am
7 Jul 2015 Silver-ground Carpet 3 Adult Clawthorpe Quarry reserve Burton-in-Kendal SD535780 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows
7 Jul 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Clawthorpe Quarry reserve Burton-in-Kendal SD535780 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows
7 Jul 2015 Clouded Silver 1 Adult Clawthorpe Quarry reserve Burton-in-Kendal SD535780 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows clouded silver
7 Jul 2015 Bird-cherry Ermine 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY385581 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Bird-cherry Ermine (id based on number of dots!) 2693.jpeg
7 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Allonby Allonby NY081432 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
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. (...)
9 Jul 2015 Cinnabar 2 Adult Arnside Knott Arnside SD457789 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
9 Jul 2015 Green Carpet 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY490482 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Faded specimen.
9 Jul 2015 Gold Swift 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY490483 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Gold Swift (male). Not a day-flyer, but found perched in the (...) 2702.jpeg
10 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Whale Helton NY522216 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
10 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Disused Railway Winton Cumbria NY7910 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Disused railway cutting, 26deg. C, 15.00 - 15.30.
10 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Penrith NY394301 VC70 Cumberland Brian and Denise Grundy
12 Jul 2015 Snout 1 Adult Meathop Meathop SD437807 VC69 Westmorland Nigel Maden Snout 1st Generation 3040.jpeg
12 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 2 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
12 Jul 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
12 Jul 2015 Cinnabar 1 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
12 Jul 2015 Silver Y 6 Adult Greenside Kendal SD510924 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey 22.30, still. Feeding on Red Valerian. No other moth species.
12 Jul 2015 Latticed Heath 1 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Whitehaven NX980215 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason
13 Jul 2015 Swallow-tail Moth 4 Adult Linnet Grove Kendal SD526908 VC69 Westmorland Nigel Maden Swallowtail Moth 3051.jpeg
14 Jul 2015 Northern Eggar 1 Adult Meathop Moss Meathop SD447817 VC69 Westmorland Nigel Maden 3039.jpeg
15 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 25 Adult Haweswater Burnbanks NY500160 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Flying in the sun, occasionally landing on Grasses 2851.jpeg
15 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Smardale Gill Newbiggin-on-Lune NY719061 VC69 Westmorland Nigel Maden
15 Jul 2015 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Middlebarrow Quarry Arnside SD469770 VC60 West Lancashire Martin Elsworth 2889.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 (...)
16 Jul 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Whale Penrith NY515301 VC70 Cumberland Sarah Mitchell
16 Jul 2015 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Greenside Kendal SD510924 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Feeding on Red Valerian. 3rd in the garden this year.
16 Jul 2015 Riband Wave 1 Adult Ulverston house Ulverston SD288782 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Riband wave on my front door.
18 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 1 Adult Eaves Wood Silverdale SD461760 VC60 West Lancashire Tom Dunbar
18 Jul 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Eaves Wood Silverdale SD461760 VC60 West Lancashire Tom Dunbar
18 Jul 2015 Large Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Eaves Wood Silverdale SD461760 VC60 West Lancashire Tom Dunbar Large Yellow Underwing
18 Jul 2015 Large Emerald 1 Adult Eaves Wood Silverdale SD461760 VC60 West Lancashire Tom Dunbar Light Emerald moth
18 Jul 2015 Dark Arches 1 Adult Ulverston garden Ulverston SD288782 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace A dark arches on a cable near my outside light (not switched (...)
19 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 2 Adult Cunswick Scar Kendal SD493930 VC69 Westmorland Sue Shiels
19 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 2 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391766 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
19 Jul 2015 Cinnabar 1 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
23 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 1 Adult Yealand Hall Allotment Yealand Storrs SD495761 VC60 West Lancashire Sarah Mitchell
23 Jul 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Yealand Hall Allotment Yealand Storrs SD495761 VC60 West Lancashire Sarah Mitchell
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
23 Jul 2015 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Whitehaven garden Whitehaven NX980177 VC70 Cumberland Irene Stephenson Feeding on carnation pinks
25 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 24 Adult Haweswater Burnbanks NY500160 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
25 Jul 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Haweswater Burnbanks NY500160 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
25 Jul 2015 Antler Moth 1 Adult Haweswater Burnbanks NY500160 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Nectaring on Thistle. 3028.jpeg
25 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 2 Adult Duddon Moss Road Broughton in Furness SD218848 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace
25 Jul 2015 Small Magpie 1 Adult Back Lane Chapels SD236839 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace
25 Jul 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX979217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason
27 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 3 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
28 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper Adult Ulpha Quarry Ulpha SD204941 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank several
29 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 4 Adult Humphrey Head Allithwaite SD390739 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
29 Jul 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Humphrey Head Allithwaite SD390739 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
30 Jul 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Slate Hill Witherslack SD427836 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick Damp field of thistles
30 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 1 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick Damp field of thistles
30 Jul 2015 Brown China-mark 2 Adult Lily Tarn, Loughrigg. Ambleside NY364039 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Brown China-mark.
1 Aug 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418903 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon
2 Aug 2015 Burnished Brass 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386580 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Burnished Brass. Not a day-flyer but found perched in the open (...) 3133.jpeg
2 Aug 2015 Six-spot Burnet 3 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Whitehaven NX980216 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason
5 Aug 2015 Silver Y 2 Adult Arnside Knott Silverdale SD461749 VC60 West Lancashire Pat Cuttell 3223.jpeg
5 Aug 2015 Cinnabar Larva Arnside Knott Silverdale SD461749 VC60 West Lancashire Pat Cuttell Caterpillars on ragwort 3226.jpeg
6 Aug 2015 Six-spot Burnet Adult Disused Railway Storth SD477802 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows
6 Aug 2015 Shaded Broad-bar Adult Disused Railway Storth SD477802 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows
6 Aug 2015 Common Carpet Adult Disused Railway Storth SD477802 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows
6 Aug 2015 Six-spot Burnet 1 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
6 Aug 2015 Silver Y 2 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
7 Aug 2015 Six-spot Burnet 1 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Whitehaven NX979217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason Looked to be on its last legs.
8 Aug 2015 Shaded Broad-bar 1 Adult Mikes Wood Staveley SD483984 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon
11 Aug 2015 Straw Dot 1 Adult Arnside Knott Arnside SD449772 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon Straw Dot Dull day but fairly warm pm
11 Aug 2015 Six-spot Burnet 1 Adult Arnside Knott Arnside SD449772 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon Dull day but fairly warm pm
13 Aug 2015 Northern Eggar 1 Larva Binsey Bassenthwaite NY225355 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton Larvae on the path
13 Aug 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD335817 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
15 Aug 2015 Brimstone Moth 1 Adult Halecat Woods Witherslack SD431833 VC69 Westmorland David and Margaret Eastlick # Brimstone Moth not considered a day flying moth but easily (...)
16 Aug 2015 Yellow Shell 1 Adult Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX995308 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
16 Aug 2015 Silver Y 2 Adult Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX995308 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton at least 40
16 Aug 2015 Shaded Broad-bar 40 Adult Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX995308 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton at least 40
17 Aug 2015 Twin-spot Carpet 6 Adult Crinkle Crags Chapel Stile NY259040 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows spread over 2km
17 Aug 2015 Silver Y 2 Adult Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange over Sands SD412793 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick 40 minute circuit of Merlewood Bank and top fields
18 Aug 2015 Large Emerald 1 Adult Garden 3 Flakebridge Cottages Appleby in Westmorland NY684204 VC69 Westmorland Michael Houston Photographed in the garden, on the window. Calm, sunny and warm. (...) 4069.jpeg
18 Aug 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
22 Aug 2015 Herald 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY387597 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Herald. A reluctant flyer, but found perched in the open late (...) 3574.jpeg
23 Aug 2015 Elephant Hawkmoth 25 Larva Holme St Cuthbert Holme St Cuthbert NY106474 VC70 Cumberland Deb Muscat Larvae On Rosebay Willowherb, roadside verge.
24 Aug 2015 Silver Y 3 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
24 Aug 2015 Silver Y 4 Adult Urswick Tarn Urswick SD272742 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace
24 Aug 2015 Mother of Pearl 1 Adult Urswick Tarn Urswick SD272742 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Mother of pearl 3646.jpeg
25 Aug 2015 Silver Y 3 Adult Greystoke Forest Lamonby NY395334 VC70 Cumberland Sarah Mitchell
25 Aug 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Geltsdale Brampton NY561560 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan
26 Aug 2015 Silver Y 3 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick 45 minutes in and around the quarry. Sun 70%, T 17 Windy
30 Aug 2015 Antler Moth 1 Adult Bannisdale Kendal NY527024 VC69 Westmorland Sue Shiels Mild but overcast
30 Aug 2015 Galium Carpet 1 Adult Hall Dunnerdale garden Hall Dunnerdale SD207950 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank
31 Aug 2015 Twin-spot Carpet 1 Adult Fell Head (NW of) Howgill SD6498 VC65 North-west Yorkshire