Cumbria Day-Flying Moth Sightings

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Date Species Number Life Stage Site Town Grid Ref. V. County Recorder Comment Image
5 May 2014 Emperor Moth 1 Adult Silver Meadows Bassenthwaite NY195305 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton 375.jpeg
16 May 2014 Speckled Yellow 2 Adult Powter Howe Thornthwaite NY220265 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
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
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!
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
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
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 Grass Wave 10 Adult Scaleby Moss Carlisle NY432636 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 573.jpeg
12 Jun 2014 Chimney Sweeper Adult Faugh Brampton NY515555 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan All along the Roadside Verges. Many.
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 Latticed Heath 5 Adult Soddy Gap Little Broughton NY071323 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
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 (...)
20 Jun 2014 Cinnabar 300 Adult Lowca Brows Whitehaven NX978214 VC70 Cumberland Mike and Lyn Mills
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
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
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
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
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 (...)
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.
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 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
11 Oct 2014 Silver Y 1 Adult Mawbray Banks Mawbray NY083475 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
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 Mother Shipton Adult Logan Beck Ulpha SD183902 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank
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 July Belle 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY275566 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy July Belle on Little Bampton Common 2583.jpeg
4 Jul 2015 Silver Y 2 Adult Collin Ford, Great Corby Carlisle NY480544 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan
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
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
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 5 Adult Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Penrith NY394301 VC70 Cumberland Brian and Denise Grundy
12 Jul 2015 Latticed Heath 1 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Whitehaven NX980215 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason
16 Jul 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Whale Penrith NY515301 VC70 Cumberland 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 Silver Y 1 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX979217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason
28 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper Adult Ulpha Quarry Ulpha SD204941 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank several
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
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.
13 Aug 2015 Northern Eggar 1 Larva Binsey Bassenthwaite NY225355 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton Larvae on the path
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
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.
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
30 Aug 2015 Galium Carpet 1 Adult Hall Dunnerdale garden Hall Dunnerdale SD207950 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank
31 Aug 2015 Manchester Treble-bar 1 Adult Glasson Moss Port Carlisle NY237608 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy From the boardwalk at the north end of the moss 3794.jpeg
31 Aug 2015 Silver Y 4 Adult Steelworks Site Workington NX985271 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
31 Aug 2015 Shaded Broad-bar 6 Adult Steelworks Site Workington NX985271 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton July highflyer
31 Aug 2015 July Highflyer 1 Adult Steelworks Site Workington NX985271 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton July highflyer
5 Sep 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Blencathra Centre Threlkeld NY302255 VC70 Cumberland Tom O'Boyle flew in through open window about 9pm
10 Sep 2015 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Skinburness Old hotel corner Skinburness NY127559 VC70 Cumberland Irene Stephenson On Buddleia
17 Sep 2015 Pink-barred Sallow 1 Adult Drumburgh Moss Drumburgh NY254587 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Pink-barred Sallow 4009.jpeg
17 Sep 2015 Silver Y Adult Hall Dunnerdale garden Hall Dunnerdale SD207950 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank several
21 Sep 2015 Pink-barred Sallow 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386596 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Pink-barred Sallow 4052.jpeg
22 Sep 2015 Silver Y 8 Adult Low Abbey Bowness-on-Solway NY199616 VC70 Cumberland Judith Rogers Nectaring in the garden on purple Monarda flowers at dusk (...) 4089.jpeg
27 Sep 2015 Silver Y 3 Adult New Mills Brampton NY5461 VC70 Cumberland Peter Howard nectaring on yellow buddleia, late p.m. Sunny, 18 deg
28 Sep 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Harbybrow Blennerhasset NY192415 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
28 Sep 2015 Silver Y 8 Adult Allonby Allonby NY081432 VC70 Cumberland John Callion Within 100m of each other,mostly on Ragwort
29 Sep 2015 Silver Y 3 Adult Carlisle 27 Knowe Road Carlisle NY402557 VC70 Cumberland William O'Brien Feeding on Sedum.
29 Sep 2015 Silver Y 3 Adult Oldside Wind Farm Workington NY000310 VC70 Cumberland John Callion Close to Siddick Village
29 Sep 2015 Silver Y 2 Adult Great Broughton South Terrace Great Broughton NY068320 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
30 Sep 2015 Silver Y 3 Adult Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Penrith NY384289 VC70 Cumberland Martin Chadwick
30 Sep 2015 Silver Y 10 Adult Dubmill Point Dubmill Point NY076460 VC70 Cumberland John Callion All close together on mustard
30 Sep 2015 Silver Y 4 Adult Wetheral garden Wetheral NY466544 VC70 Cumberland Cilla Stanger-Moore Feeding on helenium, erysimum and asters
1 Oct 2015 Silver Y 5 Adult Allonby garden Allonby NY081432 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
1 Oct 2015 Silver Y Adult Hall Dunnerdale garden Hall Dunnerdale SD207950 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank several
3 Oct 2015 Silver Y 7 Adult Allonby Allonby NY081432 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
6 Oct 2015 Silver Y 30 Adult Allonby Allonby NY081432 VC70 Cumberland John Callion On Mustard along 1km of coastal path
10 Oct 2015 Pale Tussock 1 Larva Sowerby Wood Dalston NY366518 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Pale Tussock moth caterpillar 4293.jpeg
10 Oct 2015 Silver Y 9 Adult Beckfoot Beckfoot NY093496 VC70 Cumberland John Callion Being hunted and eaten by Stonechats!
11 Oct 2015 Silver Y 12 Adult Allonby Allonby NY081432 VC70 Cumberland John Callion In 400m stretch of Ragwort
12 Oct 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult New Mills Brampton NY5461 VC70 Cumberland Peter Howard nectaring on garden buddleia
12 Oct 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Wetheral garden Wetheral NY466544 VC70 Cumberland Cilla Stanger-Moore
13 Oct 2015 Silver Y 3 Adult Wolsty Banks Wolsty NY103509 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
13 Oct 2015 Silver Y 3 Adult Maryport Golf Course Maryport NY050387 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
14 Oct 2015 Large Yellow Underwing 1 Larva Scaleby Moss Scaleby NY430636 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Beautiful Yellow Underwing moth caterpillar 4330.jpeg
14 Oct 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Ravenglass south end railway viaduct Ravenglass SD084966 VC70 Cumberland Margaret and David Eastlick bright sunshine on cruciferae
16 Oct 2015 Silver Y 6 Adult Fothergill Maryport (south of) NY023345 VC70 Cumberland John Callion Feeding together on Mustard
18 Oct 2015 Silver Y 9 Adult Dubmill Point Dubmill Point NY086467 VC70 Cumberland John Callion On remnants of mustard
20 Oct 2015 Grey Dagger 1 Larva Sowerby Wood Dalston NY367518 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Caterpillar of the Grey Dagger moth on birch scrub. 4384.jpeg
20 Oct 2015 Buff-tip 20 Larva Sowerby Wood Dalston NY367518 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Caterpillars of the Buff-tip moth on a oak sapling. 4383.jpeg
26 Oct 2015 Silver Y 3 Adult Wolsty Banks Wolsty NY095510 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
26 Oct 2015 Silver Y 4 Adult Flimby beach Flimby NY017333 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
2 Nov 2015 Silver Y 1 Adult Allonby Allonby NY081432 VC70 Cumberland John Callion disturbed from Marram
4 Dec 2015 Northern Winter Moth 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY277568 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Northern Winter Moth (female)? This is the closest match I can (...) 4501.jpeg
6 Dec 2015 Northern Winter Moth 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386580 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Winter Moth/Northern Winter Moth (female)? Similar length to (...) 4502.jpeg
25 Mar 2016 Diurnea fagella 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY273563 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy March Tubic. Perched on fencepost at edge of woodland
31 Mar 2016 Diurnea fagella 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY273563 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy March Tubic (female). This was found on a fencepost close to (...) 4605.jpeg
31 Mar 2016 Brindled Pug 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY273563 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Brindled Pug confirmed by MC Nov 2016 (wingspan measured at (...) 4606.jpeg
15 May 2016 Mother Shipton 2 Adult Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX995305 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
16 May 2016 Mother Shipton 1 Adult Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX995303 VC70 Cumberland Sarah Mitchell 4973.jpeg
22 May 2016 Mother Shipton 1 Adult Derwent Howe Workington NX991278 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
22 May 2016 Cinnabar 1 Adult Derwent Howe Workington NX991278 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton first of the year for me
23 May 2016 Speckled Yellow 1 Adult Seaton Seaton NY013307 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
23 May 2016 Common Marbled Carpet 1 Adult Whitehaven Foxhouses Road Whitehaven NX980171 VC70 Cumberland Ewan Munro
25 May 2016 Common Carpet 1 Adult Irton Pike Santon Bridge NY124016 VC70 Cumberland Ewan Munro
25 May 2016 Cinnabar 1 Adult Irton Pike Santon Bridge NY123016 VC70 Cumberland Ewan Munro
27 May 2016 Silver Hook 1 Adult Glasson Moss Glasson NY235595 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy
27 May 2016 Common Heath 25 Adult Talkin Fell Brampton NY571565 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan Many seen on heather over a wide area
27 May 2016 Brown Silver-line 1 Adult Irton Pike Santon Bridge NY123016 VC70 Cumberland Ewan Munro
27 May 2016 Mother Shipton 1 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY124019 VC70 Cumberland Ewan Munro
27 May 2016 Common Heath 1 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY137024 VC70 Cumberland Ewan Munro
27 May 2016 Common Heath 1 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY134023 VC70 Cumberland Ewan Munro
27 May 2016 Common Heath 1 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY131022 VC70 Cumberland Ewan Munro
27 May 2016 Common Heath 1 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY125019 VC70 Cumberland Ewan Munro
29 May 2016 Mother Shipton 1 Adult Grune Point Silloth NY128567 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan
29 May 2016 Cinnabar 1 Adult Grune Point Silloth NY128567 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan
29 May 2016 Silver Hook 1 Adult Lillyhall Workington NY045265 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
29 May 2016 Mother Shipton 2 Adult Lillyhall Workington NY045265 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
29 May 2016 Cinnabar 1 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX979210 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason
30 May 2016 Speckled Yellow 3 Adult Irton Pike Santon Bridge NY122015 VC70 Cumberland Ewan Munro and Pete Howard
2 Jun 2016 Cinnabar 1 Adult Mawbray Banks Mawbray NY082475 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
2 Jun 2016 Little Emerald 1 Adult Irton Pike Santon Bridge NY122013 VC70 Cumberland Ewan Munro and Steven Ewing Little Emerald #new
2 Jun 2016 Silver-ground Carpet 2 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason Silver-ground Carpet confirmed MC Nov 2016 5236.jpeg
2 Jun 2016 Cinnabar 3 Adult Sellafield Station Calder Bridge NY017038 VC70 Cumberland Barbara Nelson on early morning bird survey
3 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 6 Adult Maryport Golf Course Maryport NY052390 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
3 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 17 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason 5266.jpeg
4 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 12 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason
5 Jun 2016 Lead Belle 1 Adult Grune Point Skinburness NY141568 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Lead Belle confirmed by MC Nov 2016 Id based on shape of dark (...) 5353.jpeg
5 Jun 2016 July Belle 1 Adult Grune Point Skinburness NY141568 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 5351.jpeg
5 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 39 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason
6 Jun 2016 Silver Y 1 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY134022 VC70 Cumberland Ewan Munro and Pete Howard
7 Jun 2016 Argent and Sable 2 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY123018 VC70 Cumberland Ewan Munro and Steven Ewing At least two seen, possibly three along forest ride.
7 Jun 2016 Common White Wave 1 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY124018 VC70 Cumberland Ewan Munro Common White Wave
7 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 74 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason Only counted resting moths, most mating, as a few 5 spots have (...)
7 Jun 2016 Narrow-bordered 5-spot Burnet 19 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason Only counted resting moths as several 6 spot present. Could not (...)
8 Jun 2016 Silver Hook 1 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY130019 VC70 Cumberland Ewan Munro
9 Jun 2016 Clouded Buff 1 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY130020 VC70 Cumberland Ewan Munro
9 Jun 2016 Argent and Sable 1 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY128019 VC70 Cumberland Ewan Munro 5593.jpeg
11 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 50 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason Probably more than 50 5562.jpeg
11 Jun 2016 Narrow-bordered 5-spot Burnet 250 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason Many more than 250 and more beginning to emerge.
11 Jun 2016 Cinnabar 1 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason
12 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Berrier NY394301 VC70 Cumberland Sarah Mitchell Also 6 unidentified Whites
12 Jun 2016 Latticed Heath 2 Adult Finglandrigg Wood and surrounding area Kirkbampton NY264563 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy On the track Studholme
12 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 100 Adult Finglandrigg Wood and surrounding area Kirkbampton NY2656 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy The odd one seen in the reserve, but abundant to the west along (...)
12 Jun 2016 Unlisted 30 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY282570 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Yellow-barred Longhorn. Two separate "swarms" flying at (...) 5580.jpeg
12 Jun 2016 Ptycholoma lecheana 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY282570 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Brindled Twist (Ptycholoma lecheana) 5581.jpeg
12 Jun 2016 Nemophora degeerella 30 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY282570 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Yellow-barred Longhorn. Two separate "swarms" flying at (...) 5579.jpeg
12 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 12 Adult Blitterlees Beach Blitterlees NY100525 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
14 Jun 2016 Silver Hook 4 Adult Drumburgh Moss Drumburgh NY255588 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Along the path to the viewing platform.
14 Jun 2016 Yellow Shell 2 Adult Dubmill Point Allonby NY000000 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
14 Jun 2016 Silver Y 1 Adult Dubmill Point Allonby NY083467 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
14 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 15 Adult Gillathwaite Ennerdale Bridge NY143140 VC70 Cumberland Barbara Nelson
15 Jun 2016 Yellow Shell 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386577 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy
15 Jun 2016 Clouded Border 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386596 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy
15 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 12 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX979219 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason Maybe more
15 Jun 2016 Narrow-bordered 5-spot Burnet 2000 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX979219 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason Counted 100 then tried to gauge similar size areas. Suspect a (...)
18 Jun 2016 Spruce Carpet 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY491482 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 5651.jpeg
18 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Collin Ford, Great Corby Carlisle NY480544 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan
22 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 1 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY402569 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
22 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 3 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Including mating pair 7480.jpeg
23 Jun 2016 Green Carpet 1 Adult Sowerby Wood Dalston NY368516 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy
23 Jun 2016 Light Emerald 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386577 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Light Emerald (Campaea margaritaria) 7503.jpeg
23 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 4 Adult Ling Fell Wythop Wythop Mill NY175284 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
24 Jun 2016 Narrow-bordered 5-spot Burnet 59 Adult Walkmill Nature Reserve Whitehaven NY006187 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason
1 Jul 2016 Barred Straw 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386596 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Barred Straw 5908.jpeg
1 Jul 2016 Silver Hook 1 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY128022 VC70 Cumberland Dan Hoare
1 Jul 2016 Northern Spinach 1 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY128022 VC70 Cumberland Dan Hoare Northern Spinach
1 Jul 2016 Crambus pascuella 5 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY128022 VC70 Cumberland Dan Hoare Crambus pascuella
6 Jul 2016 Grey Mountain Carpet 1 Adult Blencathra Centre Threlkeld NY303255 VC70 Cumberland Tom O'Boyle Grey Mountain Carpet
7 Jul 2016 Evergestis pallidata 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386600 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Common name Chequered Pearl. Very local and scarce in Northern (...) 5977.jpeg
8 Jul 2016 Bird-cherry Ermine 2 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY385581 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 6005.jpeg
13 Jul 2016 Udea lutealis 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386600 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Pale Straw Pearl (Udea lutealis)
13 Jul 2016 Riband Wave 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386600 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Id takes into account the distinct kink in the third crossline (...) 6068.jpeg
13 Jul 2016 Common Wave 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386600 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Common Wave: Common White Wave ruled out due to curvature of (...) 6069.jpeg
16 Jul 2016 Shaded Broad-bar 1 Adult Greystoke Forest Hutton Roof, Greystoke NY380343 VC70 Cumberland Sarah Mitchell 6146.jpeg
16 Jul 2016 Common White Wave 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386577 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Common White Wave: Note the straighter cross-lines on the (...) 6122.jpeg
17 Jul 2016 Twin-spot Carpet 2 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY341542 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy In pristine condition.
17 Jul 2016 Shaded Broad-bar 1 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY341542 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy
17 Jul 2016 Evergestis pallidata 1 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY342543 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy One at the bottom of the eastmost meadow. Also a final-instar (...) 6150.jpeg
17 Jul 2016 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY341542 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy
18 Jul 2016 Galium Carpet 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386596 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Galium Carpet confirmed by MC Nov 2016 Seems a better fit than (...) 6189.jpeg
18 Jul 2016 Evergestis pallidata 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386596 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found in a different part of Kingmoor North to the one reported (...)
19 Jul 2016 Flame Carpet 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386596 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 6212.jpeg
19 Jul 2016 Six-spot Burnet 1 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY402569 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
19 Jul 2016 Six-spot Burnet 3 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
21 Jul 2016 Udea lutealis 2 Adult Hyton Bootle SD085877 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace MTE: Helen reports that this is a Pale Straw Pearl (Udea (...) 6269.jpeg
21 Jul 2016 Shaded Broad-bar 2 Adult Hyton Bootle SD085877 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace Overcast. 17C. Hedgerow west of Hyton 6267.jpeg
21 Jul 2016 Latticed Heath 2 Adult Hyton Bootle SD085877 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace Overcast. 17C. Hedgerow west of Hyton
21 Jul 2016 Common Carpet 1 Adult Hyton Bootle SD085877 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace Overcast. 17C. Hedgerow west of Hyton
23 Jul 2016 Udea lutealis 20 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY339542 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Pale Straw Pearl (Udea lutealis). Widespread but several near (...) 6277.jpeg
27 Jul 2016 Garden Pebble 1 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY279567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Garden Pebble (Evergestis forficalis). Photo available.
27 Jul 2016 Evergestis pallidata 2 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY279567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Both on the path to the pond. One photographed.
27 Jul 2016 Six-spot Burnet 2 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX979221 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason
29 Jul 2016 Evergestis pallidata 1 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY339542 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Near the information board.
30 Jul 2016 Large Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Stanwix garden Carlisle NY402572 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
31 Jul 2016 Ruby Tiger 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386579 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Ginger-brown in colour - photo available.
1 Aug 2016 Evergestis pallidata 2 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386598 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy One faded, one well-marked.
5 Aug 2016 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Allonby Springlea caravan site Allonby NY082432 VC70 Cumberland Nicholas Johnston Feeding on petunias
6 Aug 2016 Yellow-tail 1 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY278563 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Female fluttering in rank vegetation mid-way along Robb Lonning. (...)
6 Aug 2016 Brown China-mark 1 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY279567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Tatty specimen by the pond
6 Aug 2016 Mother of Pearl 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY283571 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy One on the track near the car park
6 Aug 2016 Magpie 2 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY283571 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy In the picnic area by the car park
6 Aug 2016 Alder Moth 1 Larva Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY277567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Alder Moth larva on broad leaved vegetation near the well. (...)
9 Aug 2016 Alder Moth 1 Larva Scaleby Moss Scaleby NY430636 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Alder Moth larva ("bird-dropping" phase) on Birch sapling. (...)
14 Aug 2016 Treble-bar 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386577 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy In pristine condition. Photo available.
14 Aug 2016 Six-spot Burnet 3 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX979217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason
17 Aug 2016 Treble-bar 2 Adult Redhills Quarry Millom SD178792 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace Well camouflaged amongst stones.
17 Aug 2016 Silver Y 3 Adult Hodbarrow RSPB Reserve Millom SD185787 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace Two hours, full sun.
17 Aug 2016 Shaded Broad-bar 8 Adult Hodbarrow RSPB Reserve Millom SD185787 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace Two hours, full sun.
18 Aug 2016 Devon Carpet 1 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY341543 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy See: http://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?t=329996 Edited by (...) 7132.jpeg
21 Aug 2016 Centre-barred Sallow 1 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY339541 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Centre-barred Sallow. Photo available.
22 Aug 2016 Angle Shades 1 Adult Stanwix garden Carlisle NY402572 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
24 Aug 2016 Devon Carpet 2 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY338542 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Devon Carpet. Second one found at NY340542 - both (...)
24 Aug 2016 Silver Y 1 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY402569 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
27 Aug 2016 Triangle Plume 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386579 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Triangle Plume
29 Aug 2016 Small Fan-footed Wave 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386579 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Small Fan-footed Wave confirmed by MC Nov 2016 (Forewing length (...) 7313.jpeg
31 Aug 2016 Sallow 2 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY339541 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Sallow. Two about 10m apart and close to where Centre-barred (...) 7361.jpeg
3 Sep 2016 Unlisted 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386597 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Hook-tip moth of some sort. Yellowish in colour, faintly banded (...)
7 Sep 2016 Silver Y 1 Adult Stanwix garden Carlisle NY402572 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 8029.jpeg
10 Sep 2016 Common Marbled Carpet 1 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY339542 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Variant with broad orange-brown band on forewing.
14 Sep 2016 Silver Y 1 Adult Stanwix garden Carlisle NY402572 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
14 Sep 2016 Silver Y 3 Adult Cleator Grotto Cleator NY018142 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
15 Sep 2016 Silver Y 25 Adult Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX995303 VC70 Cumberland John Callion a very minimum number, almost standing on them
29 Sep 2016 Ruby Tiger 1 Larva Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY385581 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Larva on the boardwalk.
2 Oct 2016 Silver Y 2 Adult Stanwix garden Carlisle NY402572 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
4 Oct 2016 Silver Y 3 Adult New Mills Brampton NY549617 VC70 Cumberland Peter Howard 15 degrees, sunny ints. On golden buddleia.
4 Oct 2016 Scalloped Hook Tip 1 Larva Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY275567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Scalloped Hook-tip moth larva on fencepost at woodland edge. 7991.jpeg
4 Oct 2016 Silver Y 2 Adult Allonby garden Allonby NY082435 VC70 Cumberland John Callion On Sedum
5 Oct 2016 Silver Y 5 Adult Allonby Allonby NY081432 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
6 Oct 2016 Angle Shades 1 Adult Stanwix garden Carlisle NY402572 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
14 Oct 2016 November Moth agg. 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY278569 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy November or Pale November moth Flash used due to poor light, (...) 8089.jpeg
19 Oct 2016 November Moth agg. 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY277567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy I found one of these in the same place (near the Well) 5 days (...) 8102.jpeg
2 Nov 2016 November Moth agg. 2 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY274567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found perched on different fenceposts, both very docile.
10 Nov 2016 Northern Winter Moth 5 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY274567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Northern Winter Moth (females?) confirmed by MC Nov 2016. All (...) 8121.jpeg
27 Nov 2016 Winter Moth 2 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY273563 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Winter Moth identified by MC Dec 2016 Both found on fence posts (...) 8127.jpeg
10 Dec 2016 Winter Moth 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY274566 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Female on fencepost. Id based on measured length of 6-7mm and (...)
25 Jan 2017 Spring Usher 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY275564 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Spring Usher Identification agreed by MC 3 Feb 2017 8143.jpeg
1 Feb 2017 Pale-brindled Beauty 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY274567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found in the shade on a fencepost, then moved into better light (...) 8145.jpeg
6 Feb 2017 Torticoides alternella 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY277567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Tortricodes alternella Suggested id takes into account (...) 8146.jpeg
19 Feb 2017 Torticoides alternella 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY274563 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Tortricodes alternella (Winter Shade) on fencepost at woodland (...)
23 Mar 2017 Eriocraniidae 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY273563 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Eriocraniidae species Found on a fence post in oak woodland, (...) 8161.jpeg
23 Mar 2017 Early Tooth-striped 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY273567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Early tooth-striped Identification confirmed by MC DTE 25 Mar (...) 8163.jpeg
23 Mar 2017 Brindled Pug 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY274567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Brindled Pug Initially found on fence post in oak woodland (...) 8162.jpeg
27 Mar 2017 Orange Underwing 2 Adult Ravenglass south end railway viaduct Ravenglass SD088968 VC70 Cumberland Andrew Cockroft flying in bright sunshine x 2
10 Apr 2017 Dyseriocrania subpurpurella 2 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY273563 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Common Oak Purple (Dyseriocrania subpurpurella). Two different (...) 8437.jpeg
17 Apr 2017 Semioscopis steinkellneriana 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY277568 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Dawn Flat-body (Semioscopis steinkellneriana) 8343.jpeg
17 Apr 2017 Firethorn Leaf Miner 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY277568 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Firethorn Leaf Miner (Phyllonorycter leucographella). A tiny (...) 8338.jpeg
28 Apr 2017 Brimstone Moth 1 Adult Allonby garden Allonby NY082435 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
4 May 2017 Least Black Arches 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY274567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Least Black Arches (Nola confusalis). 8610.jpeg
5 May 2017 Small Phoenix 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY385581 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Small Phoenix (Ecliptopera silaceata) 8646.jpeg
5 May 2017 Esperia sulphurella 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY385581 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Sulphur Tubic (Esperia sulphurella). Initially found on a (...) 8645.jpeg
10 May 2017 Common Heath 30 Adult Scaleby Moss Scaleby NY4263 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Abundant, with 30 counted during a traverse of the Moss.
10 May 2017 Adela reamurella 2 Adult Scaleby Moss Scaleby NY430636 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Record shot of one (male) specimen retained showing antennae (...)
11 May 2017 Pyrausta purpuralis 1 Adult Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX995305 VC70 Cumberland Sarah Mitchell
11 May 2017 Brown Silver-line 1 Adult Drumburgh Moss Drumburgh NY256591 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Near parking area 8870.jpeg
17 May 2017 Mompha locupletella 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY385581 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Mompha locupletella 8982.jpeg
17 May 2017 Syndemis musculana 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY274563 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Dark-barred Twist (Syndemis musculana)? 8980.jpeg
17 May 2017 Common Lutestring 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY277567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Common Lutestring (Ochropacha duplaris). Found on a fencepost (...) 8981.jpeg
19 May 2017 Syndemis musculana 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY386580 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Dark-barred Twist (Syndemis musculana). On fencepost at (...)
19 May 2017 Angle Shades 1 Adult Stanwix garden Carlisle NY402572 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 9778.jpeg
23 May 2017 Nemophora degeerella 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY282570 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Male by side of track near the car park.
23 May 2017 Devon Carpet 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY279570 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Perched on the shaded side of a fencepost in a paddock (flash (...) 9092.jpeg
25 May 2017 Mother Shipton 1 Adult Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Berrier NY394301 VC70 Cumberland Sarah Mitchell
25 May 2017 Mother Shipton 1 Adult Glasson Maryport NY0336 VC70 Cumberland Peter Howard 19deg, 100% SS, wind- N1. Salmoor Way to Marina
25 May 2017 Treble-bar 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY386577 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy In the central scrubby area
26 May 2017 Spruce Carpet 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY491482 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy
26 May 2017 Brown Silver-line 3 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY487481 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Probably more but only 3 confirmed.
27 May 2017 Orthotaenia undulana 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY386577 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Woodland Marble Agreed MC/PK 9280.jpeg
27 May 2017 Clouded Border 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY386577 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy
28 May 2017 Drinker 1 Larva Gosling Sike Carlisle NY409586 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Final instar larva 12146.jpeg
28 May 2017 Silver-ground Carpet 1 Adult Endmoor Endmoor, Kendal NY538842 VC70 Cumberland Brian and Lindsey Snell
31 May 2017 Mother Shipton 1 Adult Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Berrier NY394301 VC70 Cumberland Sarah Mitchell 9344.jpeg
31 May 2017 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Berrier NY394301 VC70 Cumberland Sarah Mitchell
31 May 2017 Silver Hook 3 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY279567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Near the ponds
31 May 2017 Mother Shipton 1 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY279567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Near the ponds
31 May 2017 Green Carpet 1 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY279567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Near the ponds
31 May 2017 Scoparia ambigualis 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY274567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Common Grey (Scoparia ambigualis). Found perched on fencepost (...) 9387.jpeg
31 May 2017 Nemophora degeerella 40 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY281570 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy In two groups of about 20 each in dappled sunlight at woodland (...)
31 May 2017 Cinnabar 4 Adult Wolsty Banks Wolsty NY096505 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 9517.jpeg
31 May 2017 Cinnabar 1 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY127019 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
31 May 2017 Broad-barred White 1 Adult Glasson Maryport NY029358 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Broad-barred White (Hecatera bicolorata). Disturbed from (...) 9510.jpeg
1 Jun 2017 Lathronympha strigana 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY386577 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Red Piercer (Lathronympha strigana)? This is the closest match (...) 9379.jpeg
1 Jun 2017 Brimstone Moth 1 Adult Stanwix garden Carlisle NY402572 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 9542.jpeg
3 Jun 2017 Udea olivalis 1 Adult Park Broom area Carlisle NY435584 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Olive Pearl (Udea olivalis) in green lane hedgerow 9424.jpeg
3 Jun 2017 Timothy Tortrix 10 Adult Park Broom area Carlisle NY435584 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Timothy Tortrix (Aphelia paleana). The most common moth found (...) 9425.jpeg
3 Jun 2017 Garden Pebble 1 Adult Park Broom area Carlisle NY435584 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy
3 Jun 2017 Garden Pebble 1 Adult Park Broom area Carlisle NY435584 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Green lane hedgerow 9423.jpeg
4 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 1 Adult Aira Force Dockray NY400206 VC70 Cumberland Sarah Mitchell
4 Jun 2017 Brown Silver-line 2 Adult Aira Force Dockray NY400206 VC70 Cumberland Sarah Mitchell
4 Jun 2017 Yellow Shell 3 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386597 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy
4 Jun 2017 Drinker 1 Larva Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY385595 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Final instar Larva 9548.jpeg
7 Jun 2017 Green Carpet 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY273567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Faded
7 Jun 2017 Magpie 1 Adult Stanwix garden Carlisle NY402572 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
9 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY341542 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy
9 Jun 2017 Mompha locupletella 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386597 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Mompha locupletella. Record shot of tatty specimen retained.
9 Jun 2017 Aethes cnicana 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386596 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Very similar to A. rubigana (which would appear to be more (...) 9519.jpeg
9 Jun 2017 Silver-ground Carpet 4 Adult Soddy Gap Great Broughton NY063331 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
9 Jun 2017 Mother Shipton 2 Adult Soddy Gap Great Broughton NY063331 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
9 Jun 2017 Common Carpet 3 Adult Soddy Gap Great Broughton NY063331 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
9 Jun 2017 Clouded Border 1 Adult Soddy Gap Great Broughton NY063331 VC70 Cumberland