Cumbria Day-Flying Moth Sightings

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Date Species Number Life Stage Site Town Grid Ref. V. County Recorder Comment Image
28 Jun 2017 Argyresthia brockeella 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY278569 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Gold-ribbon Argent (Argyresthia brockeella). Flash shot in poor (...) 9993.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 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
19 May 2017 Angle Shades 1 Adult Stanwix garden Carlisle NY402572 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 9778.jpeg
14 Jun 2017 Mottled Beauty 1 Adult Stanwix garden Carlisle NY402572 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Mottled Beauty (Alcis repandata) 9774.jpeg
18 Jun 2017 Snout 1 Adult Miltonrigg Wood Brampton NY559608 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 9644.jpeg
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
15 Jun 2017 Green Pug 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY386580 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Green Pug (Pasiphila rectangulata). On a fencepost in the (...) 9605.jpeg
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 Jun 2017 Four-dotted Footman 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY386577 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Four-dotted Footman (Cybosia mesomella) 9555.jpeg
4 Jun 2017 Drinker 1 Larva Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY385595 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Final instar Larva 9548.jpeg
1 Jun 2017 Brimstone Moth 1 Adult Stanwix garden Carlisle NY402572 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 9542.jpeg
10 Jun 2017 Lathronympha strigana 3 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY386577 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy All three found on the same bramble patch as the one reported on (...) 9540.jpeg
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
31 May 2017 Cinnabar 4 Adult Wolsty Banks Wolsty NY096505 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 9517.jpeg
31 May 2017 Broad-barred White 1 Adult Glasson Maryport NY029358 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Broad-barred White (Hecatera bicolorata). Disturbed from (...) 9510.jpeg
12 Jul 2014 Shaded Broad-bar 2 Adult Soddy Gap Little Broughton NY078328 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton Shaded broad bar #new 946.jpeg
11 Jul 2014 Magpie 7 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY272562 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Seven Magpies found day-flying along Robb's Lonning - despite (...) 944.jpeg
3 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 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 Garden Pebble 1 Adult Park Broom area Carlisle NY435584 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Green lane hedgerow 9423.jpeg
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
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
31 May 2017 Mother Shipton 1 Adult Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Berrier NY394301 VC70 Cumberland Sarah Mitchell 9344.jpeg
27 May 2017 Orthotaenia undulana 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY386577 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Woodland Marble Agreed MC/PK 9280.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
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
17 May 2017 Mompha locupletella 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY385581 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Mompha locupletella 8982.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
17 May 2017 Syndemis musculana 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY274563 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Dark-barred Twist (Syndemis musculana)? 8980.jpeg
11 May 2017 Brown Silver-line 1 Adult Drumburgh Moss Drumburgh NY256591 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Near parking area 8870.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
4 May 2017 Least Black Arches 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY274567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Least Black Arches (Nola confusalis). 8610.jpeg
10 Apr 2017 Dyseriocrania subpurpurella 2 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY273563 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Common Oak Purple (Dyseriocrania subpurpurella). Two different (...) 8437.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 Grass Emerald 2 Adult Glasson Moss Bowness-on-Solway NY231602 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 840.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
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
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
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
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
6 Feb 2017 Torticoides alternella 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY277567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Tortricodes alternella Suggested id takes into account (...) 8146.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
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
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 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
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
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
7 Sep 2016 Silver Y 1 Adult Stanwix garden Carlisle NY402572 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 8029.jpeg
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
23 Jun 2016 Light Emerald 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386577 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Light Emerald (Campaea margaritaria) 7503.jpeg
22 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 3 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Including mating pair 7480.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
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
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
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
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
19 Jul 2016 Flame Carpet 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386596 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 6212.jpeg
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
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
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
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
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
8 Jul 2016 Bird-cherry Ermine 2 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY385581 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 6005.jpeg
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
1 Jul 2016 Barred Straw 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386596 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Barred Straw 5908.jpeg
11 Jun 2014 Grass Wave 10 Adult Scaleby Moss Carlisle NY432636 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 573.jpeg
18 Jun 2016 Spruce Carpet 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY491482 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 5651.jpeg
9 Jun 2016 Argent and Sable 1 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY128019 VC70 Cumberland Ewan Munro 5593.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 Unlisted 30 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY282570 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Yellow-barred Longhorn. Two separate "swarms" flying at (...) 5580.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
11 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 50 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason Probably more than 50 5562.jpeg
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
3 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 17 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason 5266.jpeg
2 Jun 2016 Silver-ground Carpet 2 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason Silver-ground Carpet confirmed MC Nov 2016 5236.jpeg
16 May 2016 Mother Shipton 1 Adult Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX995303 VC70 Cumberland Sarah Mitchell 4973.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
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
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
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
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
14 Oct 2015 Large Yellow Underwing 1 Larva Scaleby Moss Scaleby NY430636 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Beautiful Yellow Underwing moth caterpillar 4330.jpeg
10 Oct 2015 Pale Tussock 1 Larva Sowerby Wood Dalston NY366518 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Pale Tussock moth caterpillar 4293.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
21 Sep 2015 Pink-barred Sallow 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386596 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Pink-barred Sallow 4052.jpeg
17 Sep 2015 Pink-barred Sallow 1 Adult Drumburgh Moss Drumburgh NY254587 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Pink-barred Sallow 4009.jpeg
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
5 May 2014 Emperor Moth 1 Adult Silver Meadows Bassenthwaite NY195305 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton 375.jpeg
18 May 2014 Mother Shipton 2 Adult Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX995305 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton 369.jpeg
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
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
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
12 Jun 2021 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult Jericho Holme St Cuthbert NY115465 VC70 Cumberland Derek McAlone 30967.jpeg
7 Jun 2021 Unlisted 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38595877 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Psychoides filicivora (?) suggested by rosaria on Bird Forum. (...) 30915.jpeg
6 Jun 2021 Speckled Yellow 6 Adult Newlands Beck embankment Braithwaite NY239244 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Along the path alongside Newlands Beck. Including this mating (...) 30913.jpeg
8 Jun 2021 Esperia sulphurella 1 Adult Garden Portinscale NY247242 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Female, (I think), on house wall near light. 30912.jpeg
4 Jun 2021 Grass Rivulet 1 Adult Glasson Maryport NY029360 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Grass Rivulet, Perizoma albulata. Active at 4pm. 30910.jpeg
4 Jun 2021 Cinnabar 1 Adult Glasson Maryport NY029360 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Mostly sunny, but breezy. 3:40-5:10pm. 30909.jpeg
2 Jun 2021 Mother Shipton 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY273569 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 10:25-11:05am, sunny spells but breezy. 30902.jpeg
2 Jun 2021 Common Carpet 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY275567 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 30894.jpeg
2 Jun 2021 Brown Silver-line 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY282570 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 11:55am, side of track near parking place 30893.jpeg
6 Jun 2021 Glyphipterix simpliciella 1 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY34145422 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Glyphipterix simpliciella (?) on speedwell on rough grassland. (...) 30880.jpeg
6 Jun 2021 Glyphipterix thrasonella 1 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY33745429 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy A poory marked Glyphipterix thrasonella (?) found in a boggy (...) 30879.jpeg
6 Jun 2021 Small Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY33895414 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Small Yellow Underwing found along the green lane from the (...) 30878.jpeg
6 Jun 2021 Lead Belle 1 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY138019 VC70 Cumberland Ian Tallon 30874.jpeg
5 Jun 2021 Cauchas fibulella 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38595877 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy On speedwell, within a few metres of the Micropterix aruncella (...) 30821.jpeg
5 Jun 2021 Micropterix aruncella 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38595877 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Male Micropterix aruncella found on low-lying vegetation under a (...) 30820.jpeg
5 Jun 2021 Cinnabar 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings Nature Reserve Carlisle NY386579 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 30819.jpeg
2 Jun 2021 Common Heath 1 Adult Longmoor Common Ennerdale Bridge NY065152 VC70 Cumberland Ian Tallon 30791.jpeg
1 Jun 2021 Micropterix aureatella 2 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY48664809 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Two (one caught in spider's web) found along footpath off main (...) 30748.jpeg
1 Jun 2021 Brown Silver-line 6 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY48514825 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Most found in a small grassy glade. 30745.jpeg
29 May 2021 Light Brown Apple Moth 1 Adult Stanwix garden Carlisle NY402572 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Male, on Heather. I had disturbed it while gardening. 30724.jpeg
30 May 2021 Speckled Yellow 10 Adult Newlands Beck embankment Braithwaite NY238246 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Numerous flying around the public path that runs along the (...) 30698.jpeg
29 May 2021 Cinnabar 1 Adult Mawbray Banks Allonby NY083473 VC70 Cumberland Georgina Collins 30661.jpeg
29 May 2021 Micropterix aureatella 5 Adult Miltonrigg Wood Brampton NY56486182 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Five in a woodland clearing over the road from the main car (...) 30658.jpeg
22 May 2021 Microptera calthella 200 Adult Orton Moss NR Carlisle NY339541 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Several hundred found mainly on buttercups, many near the (...) 30562.jpeg
15 May 2021 Pammene rhediella 1 Adult Kingstown Carlisle NY39305888 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Pammene rhediella found in woodland near the Kingstown Wildlife (...) 30448.jpeg
15 May 2021 Micropterix calthella 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38515845 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on low-lying vegetation next to path at edge of reserve. (...) 30447.jpeg
15 May 2021 Ancyslis badiana 1 Adult Kingstown Wildlife Pond Carlisle NY39325877 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on low-lying vegetation in open ground opposite the pond. 30446.jpeg
11 Apr 2021 Early Tooth-striped 1 Adult Watch Hill Wood Hayton NY52325849 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Mint-condition specimen found on a fencepost at the woodland (...) 30045.jpeg
9 Apr 2021 Diurnea fagella 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY27505636 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy March Tubic (flightless female) found on fencepost at the (...) 30033.jpeg
9 Apr 2021 Dyseriocrania subpurpurella 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY27375631 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Dyseriocrania subpurpurella (Common Oak Purple) found on a (...) 30032.jpeg
30 Mar 2021 Ypsolopha ustella 1 Adult Whinhill Wood Brampton NY52395802 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Unidentified micro found on fencepost by path through wood, (...) 29960.jpeg
30 Mar 2021 Acleris literana 1 Adult Low Gelt Bridge Brampton NY52175889 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Acleris literana (Lichen Button) found on fencepost at edge of (...) 29959.jpeg
9 Feb 2021 Spring Usher 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38675880 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on a fencepost at the woodland edge on a cold (1 deg C) (...) 29881.jpeg
1 Feb 2021 Spring Usher 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38445815 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy On a fencepost under an oak tree in my local Nature Reserve. 29865.jpeg
2 Dec 2020 Light Emerald 1 Larva Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38565803 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on a fence under a mature oak tree and measured at 16mm in (...) 29826.jpeg
21 Nov 2020 Winter Moth 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY38765972 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Flightless female found on car park fence at the woodland edge, (...) 29818.jpeg
21 Nov 2020 Winter Moth 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY38695966 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Flightless female found on the back of a wooden bench in mixed (...) 29817.jpeg
21 Nov 2020 Winter Moth 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY38555953 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Flightless female on a steel cabinet at the CNDR underpass, and (...) 29816.jpeg
11 Nov 2020 Northern Winter Moth 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38715734 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Male perched on trunk of birch tree in largely birch woodland. (...) 29815.jpeg
28 Oct 2020 Ypsolopha parenthesella 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38585767 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found perched on information board. FL measured at just under (...) 29800.jpeg
15 Sep 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY402569 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 29767.jpeg
15 Oct 2020 Nettle-tap Moth 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY385586 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Nettle-taps are the only micros I've seen for about a month (...) 29746.jpeg
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
18 Sep 2020 Argyresthia albistria 1 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY27695667 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Argyresthia albistria (?) found on nettles in rough grasslands. (...) 29483.jpeg
18 Sep 2020 Bactra lancealana 1 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY27715664 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on rough grassland. (According to S&P, the very similar (...) 29482.jpeg
15 Sep 2020 Pink-barred Sallow 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38575772 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 29404.jpeg
5 Sep 2020 Mompha locupletella 1 Adult Kingstown Wildlife Pond area Carlisle NY39355879 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy By the small pond to the north of the main pond. I've yet to (...) 29227.jpeg
5 Sep 2020 Argyresthia goedartella 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38605884 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 29226.jpeg
5 Sep 2020 Green Silver-lines 1 Larva Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38615798 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Green Silver-lines (Pseudoips prasinana) larva on fencepost at (...) 29225.jpeg
31 Aug 2020 Epinotia ramella 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY49594854 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy On nettles at side of track through wood. 29116.jpeg
30 Aug 2020 Epinotia ramella 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38475794 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Perched on wooden post in mixed woodland (plenty of birch in (...) 29093.jpeg
29 Aug 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY33905408 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Warming itself in the morning sunshine. 29089.jpeg
28 Aug 2020 Ancylis badiana 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38605884 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy A fresher specimen than the one photographed here two days ago! 29085.jpeg
28 Aug 2020 Acleris emargana 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38855890 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on nettles near north car park. 29084.jpeg
26 Aug 2020 Argyresthia goedartella 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38825879 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found perched on handrail of small footbridge in mixed (...) 29070.jpeg
26 Aug 2020 Ancylis badiana 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38585885 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Very faded specimen. 29069.jpeg
24 Aug 2020 Carpatolechia decorella 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY273567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on fencepost near woodland edge. Determiner; Steve (...) 29068.jpeg
24 Aug 2020 Shaded Broad-bar 1 Adult Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX994300 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh 29020.jpeg
24 Aug 2020 Treble-bar 2 Adult Station Car Park area Workington NX995288 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh On rough ground adjacent to Workington Station Car Park 29012.jpeg
24 Aug 2020 July Highflyer 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY273567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy In woodland to the north of Little Bampton Common. Initially (...) 29007.jpeg
24 Aug 2020 Flame Carpet 1 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY28055674 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Initially seen in flight then hid in grass. 29006.jpeg
10 Jul 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY402569 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 28925.jpeg
6 Aug 2020 Lesser broad-bordered Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Eden Bridge Gardens Carlisle NY400567 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing. Poor photo as the moth (...) 28884.jpeg
20 Aug 2020 Mompha locupletella 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38595885 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Briefly seen scurrying around on vegetation in bad light - hence (...) 28841.jpeg
20 Aug 2020 Grey Dagger 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38585885 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Caterpillar found on brambles. 28840.jpeg
20 Aug 2020 Bactra lancealana 1 Adult Kingstown Wildlife Pond area Carlisle NY39315882 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Bactra lancealana found at edge of dried-out pond (2 shots of (...) 28839.jpeg
19 Aug 2020 Alder Moth 1 Adult Middle Gelt Bridge Brampton NY53235735 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Alder Moth caterpillar on top of bridge side wall. 28807.jpeg
17 Aug 2020 Light Brown Apple Moth 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY39005893 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy In a hedgerow by footpath leading to the Kingmoor South NR. 28788.jpeg
14 Aug 2020 Antler Moth 87 Adult Faulds Brow Quarry Wigton NY3040 VC70 Cumberland Ian J Armstrong Hazy sunshine, quite breezy and cool. Min. count. Would have (...) 28717.jpeg
14 Aug 2020 Purple Bar 1 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192792 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace 11.05-12.50. 100%sun. 20'sC. 28702.jpeg
14 Aug 2020 Common Carpet 3 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192792 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace 11.05-12.50. 100%sun. 20'sC. 28701.jpeg
13 Aug 2020 Common Wave 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38635794 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 28662.jpeg
12 Aug 2020 Dun-bar 1 Adult Scarness Bassenthwaite NY218302 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Partially hidden in a rolled up leaf 28654.jpeg
12 Aug 2020 Antler Moth 2 Adult Scarness Bassenthwaite NY218302 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Free flying between Scarness and Bowness Bays 28653.jpeg
12 Aug 2020 Magpie 1 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY27845672 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy In a hedge. 28649.jpeg
11 Aug 2020 Epinotia nisella 1 Adult Kingstown Wildlife Pond area Carlisle NY39305875 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Possibly 3 (but only one confirmed) in woodland near pond. 28612.jpeg
9 Aug 2020 Pammene populana 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38605884 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Small tortrix on Common Knapweed in open grassy area. 28489.jpeg
7 Aug 2020 Drinker 6 Egg Sowerby Wood Dalston NY36585185 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Drinker (?) eggs, ca 2.5mm long, found on gorse. Not specified (...) 28355.jpeg
31 Jul 2020 Ancylis badiana 1 Adult Kingsmoor Sidings Carlisle NY385577 VC70 Cumberland Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts Thanks CM 28322.jpeg
3 Aug 2020 Evergestis pallidata 1 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY33915424 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Tatty specimen found in damp meadow. 28292.jpeg
1 Aug 2020 Epinotia nisella 1 Adult Kingstown Wildlife Pond area Carlisle NY39375879 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 28250.jpeg
31 Jul 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Kingsmoor Sidings Carlisle NY385577 VC70 Cumberland Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts 28249.jpeg
31 Jul 2020 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Adult Papcastle Cockermouth NY109313 VC70 Cumberland Peter Thorpe Seen in our back garden on the Buddleia 28237.jpeg
31 Jul 2020 Dun-bar 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY49414853 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found by small footpath off the main track through the woods. 28168.jpeg
31 Jul 2020 Argyresthia brockeella 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY49624854 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 28167.jpeg
29 Jul 2020 Phyllonorycter harrisella 1 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY27725668 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Phyllonorycter harrisella (White Oak Midget) found on gatepost (...) 28082.jpeg
29 Jul 2020 Cydia splendana 1 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY28155677 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on low-lying vegetation in green lane. 28081.jpeg
29 Jul 2020 Argyresthia goedartella 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY27555647 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on fencepost in woodland at edge of Little Bampton (...) 28079.jpeg
29 Jul 2020 Buff Footman 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY27805688 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on Low-lying greenery at woodland edge. Buff Footman (...) 28078.jpeg
29 Jul 2020 Knot Grass 1 Adult Nr Threlkeld Keswick NY324250 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Larva. On a sunny bank but adjacent to marshy meadow below (...) 28020.jpeg
29 Jul 2020 Shaded Broad-bar 1 Adult Nr Threlkeld Keswick NY324250 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Close to R. Glenderamackin below the Mining Museum 28019.jpeg
24 Jul 2020 Silver Y 1 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY402569 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 27922.jpeg
10 Jul 2020 Large Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Stanwix garden Carlisle NY402572 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 27912.jpeg
25 Jul 2020 Grapholita compositella 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38565770 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on brambles in central scrubby area of the reserve, within (...) 27899.jpeg
24 Jul 2020 Common Carpet 1 Adult Blackwood Farm Braithwaite NY237250 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh In vegetation bordering Newlands Beck 27889.jpeg
21 Jul 2020 Pammene aurita 1 Adult Low Gelt Bridge Brampton NY52025910 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Pammene aurita found on nettles by the side of a minor road near (...) 27840.jpeg
20 Jul 2020 Green Carpet 10 Adult Near Bassenthwaite Keswick NY224362 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Lots of different moths flying around the heather at ~ 400m at (...) 27834.jpeg
20 Jul 2020 Ruby Tiger 1 Adult Kingstown Wildlife Pond area Carlisle NY39355879 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 27820.jpeg
20 Jul 2020 Small Fan-footed Wave 1 Adult Kingstown Wildlife Pond area Carlisle NY39355879 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Wingspan measured at 23mm. 27819.jpeg
18 Jul 2020 Large Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Birkshill Raughton Head NY377431 VC70 Cumberland Keith Temple Found dead on windowsill 27696.jpeg
18 Jul 2020 Common Footman 1 Adult Sowerby Wood Dalston NY36805251 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found in hedgerow by main track through reserve. 27666.jpeg
16 Jul 2020 Magpie 1 Adult House Carlisle NY432547 VC70 Cumberland Bethany Graham 27643.jpeg
16 Jul 2020 Yellow Shell 3 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY38636001 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy In the large meadow at the north end of the reserve. 27640.jpeg
14 Jul 2020 Rhigognostis incarnatella 1 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY33865424 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Determiner; Martin Tordoff 27604.jpeg
14 Jul 2020 Archips xylosteana 1 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY33875424 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Variegated Golden Tortrix (Archips xylosteana) on nettles at (...) 27603.jpeg
12 Jul 2020 Epinotia nisella 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38405807 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Epinotia nisella? perched on wooden post. A poor match to the (...) 27498.jpeg
11 Jul 2020 Phiaris palustrana 1 Adult Miltonrigg Wood Brampton NY56486180 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found close to those reported on 14/6/20, again on Rhododendron (...) 27487.jpeg
9 Jul 2020 Cinnabar 100 Adult Cummacatta Wood Keswick NY253166 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Large numbers of caterpillars on Ragwort 27462.jpeg
10 Jul 2020 Celypha lacunana 1 Adult Cummacatta Wood Keswick NY255164 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh 27456.jpeg
9 Jul 2020 Batrachedra praeangusta 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38485793 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Batrachedra praeangusta found on post in woodland. ".) 27452.jpeg
9 Jul 2020 Dichrorampha petiverella 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38565770 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Dichrorampha petiverella (?) found in scrubby clearing at (...) 27451.jpeg
9 Jul 2020 Clouded Border 1 Adult Kingstown Wildlife Pond Carlisle NY39315877 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on low lying veg next to pond. 27450.jpeg
8 Jul 2020 Clouded Magpie 1 Adult Gelt Woods Brampton NY53155750 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found by the River Gelt on ferns in deep shade. 27441.jpeg
8 Jul 2020 Scoparia basistrigalis 1 Adult Long Wood Hayton NY52565769 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on fencepost at woodland edge. Scoparia basistrigalis (...) 27440.jpeg
6 Jul 2020 Zeiraphera isertana 12 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY275564 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 12 spaced out on fencing at woodland edge to south of Little (...) 27414.jpeg
6 Jul 2020 Hedya salicella 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY28025696 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Hedya salicella on brambles at woodland edge. Nice to find an (...) 27413.jpeg
6 Jul 2020 Gold Swift 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY27365670 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Male found on wooden post at northern end of Little Bampton (...) 27412.jpeg
6 Jul 2020 Eudonia lacustrata 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY27495638 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Eudonia lacustrata (?) on fencepost at woodland edge. 27411.jpeg
6 Jul 2020 Eudemis profundana 1 Adult New Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY27925671 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on gatepost under oak trees about 10m from specimen (...) 27410.jpeg
6 Jul 2020 Drinker 1 Adult New Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY27845672 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Drinker caterpillar found on gate. 27409.jpeg
4 Jul 2020 Clouded Border 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY386579 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 27334.jpeg
2 Jul 2020 Clouded Border 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY38625971 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 27297.jpeg
30 Jun 2020 Gypsona sociana 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38575767 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Gypsonoma sociana (?) found in the scrubby clearing near the (...) 27230.jpeg
30 Jun 2020 Gelechia sororculella 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38395808 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Gelechia sororculella (Dark-striped Groundling) found near (...) 27229.jpeg
26 Jun 2020 Six-spot Burnet 2 Adult Loweswater Thackthwaite NY147225 VC70 Cumberland Tony Marsh Just before rain started in the morning 27193.jpeg
25 Jun 2020 Yellow Shell 1 Adult Mawbray Dunes Silloth NY092472 VC70 Cumberland Joan Thirlaway Lots of butterflies and moths but at 29 degrees they weren't (...) 27020.jpeg
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
17 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Ashness Bridge NT Car Park Keswick NY269196 VC70 Cumberland Tony Marsh Including mating pair 26965.jpeg
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
20 Jun 2020 Orthotaenia undulana 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY49174816 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Thought to be Orthotaenia undulana but perhaps Celypha (...) 26796.jpeg
20 Jun 2020 Argyresthia conjugella 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY49604853 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Argyresthia conjugella (Apple Fruit Moth) 26795.jpeg
20 Jun 2020 Gold Swift 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY48654809 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Female perched under branch of pine tree. 26794.jpeg
17 Jun 2020 Hedya pruniana 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY38645988 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found in a woodland clearing. I've selected Hedya pruniana as (...) 26650.jpeg
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
1 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 10 Adult St Bees Head St Bees NX943148 VC70 Cumberland Colin Smith 2662.jpeg
14 Jun 2020 Micropterix aureatella 3 Adult Miltonrigg Wood Brampton NY558613 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Three seen from path through the wood over a distance of about (...) 26481.jpeg
14 Jun 2020 Phiaris palustrana 2 Adult Miltonrigg Wood Brampton NY56506177 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Two Phiaris palustrana (?) found about 50m apart on Rhododendron (...) 26480.jpeg
13 Jun 2020 Notocelia cynosbatella 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38645795 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Notocelia cynosbatella found on a fencepost by the boardwalk (...) 26430.jpeg
13 Jun 2020 Lathronympha strigana 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38575770 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 26429.jpeg
9 Jun 2020 Elephant Hawkmoth 1 Adult Barns, Solmain Walton NY520676 VC70 Cumberland Matt Smith Further to previous sighting, one small elephant hawk (...) 26413.jpeg
8 Jun 2020 Thistle Ermine 1 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY40285700 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Thistle Ermine (Myelois circumvoluta). On the grassy slope (...) 26353.jpeg
9 Jun 2020 Elachista albifrontella 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38595884 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Elachista albifrontella? Found on grassland. 26352.jpeg
8 Jun 2020 Mottled Beauty 1 Adult Long Wood Hayton NY52685752 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found at edge of wood perched on shaded side of fencepost. 26319.jpeg
7 Jun 2020 Nemophora degeerella 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38495793 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Female found on brambles in birch woodland. 26298.jpeg
7 Jun 2020 Lathronympha strigana 2 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38575766 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy At least two in the clearing at the centre of the reserve. 26297.jpeg
7 Jun 2020 Notocelia uddmanniana 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38565770 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Bramble Shoot Moth (Notocelia uddmanniana) found on brambles in (...) 26294.jpeg
28 May 2020 Common Carpet 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY271567 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 26274.jpeg
4 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 3 Adult Red How Thackthwaite NY1523723328 VC70 Cumberland Thalia Sparke 26241.jpeg
3 Jun 2020 Yponomeuta cagnagella 50 Larva Mockerkin Tarn Mockerkin NY084232 VC70 Cumberland Derek McAlone Larval web in spindle. 26209.jpeg
29 May 2020 Micropterix aureatella 1 Adult New Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY28015674 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 25955.jpeg
28 May 2020 Micropterix aureatella 1 Adult Miltonrigg Wood Brampton NY55916142 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 25912.jpeg
28 May 2020 Eulia ministrana 1 Adult Miltonrigg Wood Brampton NY55826127 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Eulia ministrana. ID verified by Martin Tordoff from photo 25911.jpeg
3 Jul 2015 July Belle 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY275566 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy July Belle on Little Bampton Common 2583.jpeg
26 May 2020 Cinnabar 1 Adult Kingstown Industrial Estate Carlisle NY38575913 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found along the track from Kingmoor South to Kingmoor North. 25807.jpeg
21 May 2020 Six-spot Burnet 1 Larva Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Larva feeding on Bird's-foot-trefoil 25730.jpeg
14 May 2020 Silver-ground Carpet 1 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Male 25689.jpeg
20 May 2020 Drinker 1 Larva Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY385595 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Final instar larva 25679.jpeg
19 May 2020 Esperia sulphurella 1 Adult My house Portinscale NY246243 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh On outdoor glass in the evening. 25617.jpeg
17 May 2020 Speckled Yellow 1 Adult Between Ashness Bridge and Great Wood Keswick NY271199 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Flying and settling in grass. Slightly battered specimen 25613.jpeg
17 May 2020 Brown Silver-line 1 Adult Between Ashness Bridge and Great Wood Keswick NY271199 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Flying settling on path 25612.jpeg
15 May 2020 Speckled Yellow 3 Adult Newlands Beck embankment Braithwaite NY237247 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Quite mobile around midday 25590.jpeg
13 May 2020 Currant Pug 1 Adult Cummersdale Carlisle NY39475259 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on wooden post under railway bridge. FL measured at (...) 25575.jpeg
9 May 2020 Common Carpet 1 Adult Braithwaite Moss Portinscale NY243249 VC70 Cumberland Tony Marsh Flying around at approx 8.30am today 25505.jpeg
5 May 2020 Speckled Yellow 3 Adult Red How Thackthwaite NY1519923416 VC70 Cumberland Thalia Sparke 25438.jpeg
27 Jun 2015 Yellow Shell 1 Adult Eskmeals Waberthwaite SD078943 VC70 Cumberland Ian Tallon Fairly windy 2454.jpeg
5 Mar 2020 Ruby Tiger 1 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY401568 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Larva, starting to spin its pupation cocoon. 24518.jpeg
18 Feb 2020 Agonopterix arenella 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38855892 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Agonopterix arenella found under glass (hibernating?) on a (...) 24512.jpeg
27 Jan 2020 Pale-brindled Beauty 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY273567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Pale Brindled Beauty (male) found on a fencepost in woodland to (...) 24508.jpeg
23 Jan 2020 Spring Usher 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38785809 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found perched on signpost. 24507.jpeg
12 Jan 2020 Spring Usher 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY27535637 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on fencepost. 24506.jpeg
3 Jan 2020 Satellite 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY27295671 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Satellite found on leaf litter in woodland at the north end of (...) 24502.jpeg
19 Dec 2019 Scarce Umber 1 Adult Watch Hill Wood Brampton NY52335846 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Measured at about 9mm in length. Wing stumps seem very small (...) 24497.jpeg
3 Dec 2019 Mottled Umber 1 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY279567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Mottled Umber (male) found on a fencepost at the woodland edge. 24493.jpeg
24 Nov 2019 Winter Moth 1 Adult Watch Hill Wood Hayton NY522584 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on a fencepost at the woodland edge. Not a great photo (...) 24491.jpeg
14 Nov 2019 Northern Winter Moth 4 Adult Talkin Tarn Brampton NY542590 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy All found on fenceposts at the edge of woodland to the west of (...) 24487.jpeg
14 Nov 2019 Argyresthia goedartella 1 Adult Talkin Tarn Brampton NY54555835 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Argyresthia goedartella? I can't see what else this can be, but (...) 24486.jpeg
13 Nov 2019 Red-green Carpet 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38605799 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found very close to the specimen reported on 26/10/19 - perhaps (...) 24485.jpeg
10 Nov 2019 Scarce Umber 1 Adult Gelt Woods Brampton NY52275911 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Flightless female found on a fencepost at the woodland edge. 24484.jpeg
17 Oct 2019 Ruby Tiger 1 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Larva crossing path 24479.jpeg
26 Oct 2019 Red-green Carpet 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38595800 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on fencepost at woodland edge. 24431.jpeg
27 Jun 2015 Spruce Carpet 1 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY469502 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Spruce Carpet - I think! 2441.jpeg
2 Oct 2019 Angle Shades 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY27505640 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy There seems to be a lot of these about this year. 24230.jpeg
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
16 Sep 2019 Silver Y 1 Adult Kingstown Carlisle NY39475891 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found opposite the Arnold Clark centre in Wakefield Road, (...) 23875.jpeg
14 Sep 2019 Angle Shades 1 Adult Kingstown Carlisle NY39445890 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on Wakefield Rd opposite the Arnold Clark centre. 23851.jpeg
10 Sep 2019 Grey Dagger 1 Larva Talkin Tarn Brampton NY54815914 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Grey Dagger larva found on a fencepost at edge of woodland to (...) 23767.jpeg
2 Sep 2019 Convolvulus Hawk-moth 1 Adult Muncaster Castle Muncaster SD103964 VC70 Cumberland Tom and Felix Fitter Convolvulus hawk moth 23656.jpeg
19 Aug 2019 Udea lutealis 1 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY402569 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 23624.jpeg
27 Aug 2019 Diplodoma laichartingella 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38475793 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on the move on a wooden post in mainly birch woodland. (...) 23434.jpeg
27 Aug 2019 Acleris emargana 1 Adult Kingstown Carlisle NY39115892 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found by the side of the path from the Kingstown Wildlife Pond (...) 23431.jpeg
27 Aug 2019 Angle Shades 1 Adult Kingstown Wildlife Pond Carlisle NY39325878 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on low-lying vegetation a few metres from the Kingstown (...) 23429.jpeg
26 Aug 2019 Epinotia ramella 1 Adult Scaleby Moss Scaleby NY43236388 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy On ferns in woodland to the north of the moss. 23407.jpeg
26 Aug 2019 Silver Y 1 Adult Dalston garden Carlisle NY365498 VC70 Cumberland Ian J Armstrong 23399.jpeg
25 Aug 2019 Ypsolopha scabrella 1 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY2791756724 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 23381.jpeg
15 Aug 2019 Ypsolopha dentella 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY27745686 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 23083.jpeg
13 Aug 2019 Common Rustic agg. 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38575801 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Lesser Common Rustic (Mesapamea didyma)? Presumably either (...) 23057.jpeg
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
7 Aug 2019 Diplodoma laichartingella 1 Larva Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY27455671 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on fencepost at edge of wood and measured at about 13mm in (...) 22781.jpeg
4 Aug 2019 Large Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Kingstown Carlisle NY396588 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Garden 22626.jpeg
2 Aug 2019 Pyrausta purpuralis 1 Adult Kingmoor Sidings NR Carlisle NY38625793 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 22441.jpeg
1 Aug 2019 Large Emerald 1 Adult Barclose Scaleby Carlisle NY442628 VC70 Cumberland Mrs Marie Grieves 22421.jpeg
1 Aug 2019 Diplodoma laichartingella 1 Larva Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY27345631 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Although the larva was not visible, the case (measured at about (...) 22377.jpeg
1 Aug 2019 Magpie 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY27725669 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 22373.jpeg
30 Jul 2019 Blastobasis adustella 1 Adult Miltonrigg Wood Brampton NY56506160 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Blastobasis adustella found on a fencepost at the woodland (...) 22293.jpeg
30 Jul 2019 Apotomis turbidana 1 Adult Miltonrigg Wood Brampton NY56406181 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy On the car park fence. 22254.jpeg
30 Jul 2019 Drinker 2 Adult Irt Estuary Drigg SD055980 VC70 Cumberland Jake Manson Male and female in heather 22238.jpeg
29 Jul 2019 Ancylis badiana 1 Adult Kingstown Carlisle NY39145892 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found along the footpath from the Kingstown Wildlife Pond to the (...) 22115.jpeg
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
18 Jul 2019 Apotomis turbidana 1 Adult Miltonrigg Wood Brampton NY55836121 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Not sure about the id, but this is the best match I can find (...) 21581.jpeg
15 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 50 Adult Mawbray Banks Mawbray NY083473 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 12-2pm, sunny and warm with a light breeze. A very low estimate (...) 21467.jpeg
11 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 2 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Mating pair. 5:40pm, sunny and breezy. 21262.jpeg
12 Jul 2019 Diplodoma laichartingella 1 Larva Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY274566 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Larva in case found on fencepost at edge of Little Bampton (...) 21182.jpeg
12 Jul 2019 Zeiraphera isertana 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY27455661 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Perched on a fencepost at edge of Little Bampton Common. 21175.jpeg
11 Jul 2019 Cydia splendana 1 Adult Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38815883 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 21170.jpeg
7 Jul 2019 Phiaris palustrana 1 Adult Scaleby Moss Scaleby NY431635 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Perhaps Phiaris micana or P. palustrana? Pronounced as (...) 21006.jpeg
7 Jul 2019 Large Yellow Underwing 1 Adult Scaleby Moss Scaleby NY430636 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Measured at 29mm in length. 21005.jpeg
7 Jul 2019 Grass Wave 1 Adult Scaleby Moss Scaleby NY430636 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Female 21004.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
4 Jul 2019 Elephant Hawkmoth 1 Adult Thacka Beck Penrith NY506306 VC70 Cumberland Ian Tallon 20939.jpeg
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
4 Jul 2019 Narrow-bordered Five-spot Burnet 105 Adult Thacka Beck Penrith NY506306 VC70 Cumberland Ian Tallon Five Spot-Burnet. I stopped counting at 105. well over 200 20832.jpeg
3 Jul 2019 Narrow-bordered 5-spot Burnet 4 Adult Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY307537 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller SW part of reserve. Some unidentified flying Burnet Moths also (...) 20803.jpeg
27 Jun 2019 Northern Spinach 1 Adult Irton Fell Irton NY140026 VC70 Cumberland Chris Ballance Female egg laying 20578.jpeg
27 Jun 2019 Wood Tiger 1 Adult Irton Pike Santon Bridge NY129019 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace 100% sun. 20373.jpeg
27 Jun 2019 Common Heath 2 Adult Irton Pike Santon Bridge NY126019 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace 100% sun. On open fell. 20370.jpeg
27 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 15 Adult Bowness-on-Solway Nature Reserve Bowness-on-Solway NY207616 VC70 Cumberland Ian Tallon 20240.jpeg
25 Jun 2019 The Spectacle 1 Adult Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY38585955 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Abrostola tripartita (The Spectacle) perched on a concrete (...) 20020.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
22 Jun 2019 Pandemis cerasana 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY273567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on fencepost in woodland to the north of Little Bampton (...) 19892.jpeg
18 Jun 2019 Drinker 1 Larva Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY133017 VC70 Cumberland Ian Tallon Caterpillar - on footpath below gate 19684.jpeg
18 Jun 2019 Silver Hook 1 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY136022 VC70 Cumberland Ian Tallon 19683.jpeg
15 Jun 2019 Micropterix aureatella 1 Adult Miltonrigg Wood Brampton NY564618 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on the Miltonrigg Wood car park fence 19551.jpeg
15 Jun 2019 Argyresthia brockeella 1 Adult Miltonrigg Wood Brampton NY564619 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Found on the Miltonrigg Wood car park fence. 19550.jpeg
10 Jun 2019 Drinker 1 Larva Glasson Moss Glasson NY233604 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Final instar Larva on the boardwalk. 19488.jpeg
10 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 2 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY339543 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 19484.jpeg
9 Jun 2019 Cinnabar 1 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 19411.jpeg
6 Jun 2019 Mother Shipton 1 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY126018 VC70 Cumberland David Phillips 90% sun. 14-15c SW breeze. 2 hour visit from 11.45 hrs. 19322.jpeg
21 May 2019 Cinnabar 1 Adult Borrowdale Grange-in-Borrowdale NY261175 VC70 Cumberland Jocelyn Pye Appeared bright red in flight. 19295.jpeg
1 Jun 2019 Psyche casta 1 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY273567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Psychidae found on fencepost. Determiner; Steve Palmer 19240.jpeg
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
29 Apr 2019 Dark Tussock 1 Larva Walton Moss Brampton NY515673 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Larva appeared to be preparing to moult, although I am not sure (...) 18523.jpeg
26 Apr 2019 Syndemis musculana 1 Adult River Esk near Longtown Longtown NY37876929 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Dark-barred Twist (Syndemis musculana) ? found on a fencepost by (...) 18429.jpeg
24 Apr 2019 Yellow-barred Brindle 1 Adult Buttermere Youth Hostel Buttermere NY178169 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace Yellow-barred Brindle on ceiling. 18421.jpeg
25 Apr 2019 Adela reamurella 50 Adult near Flass wood Loweswater NY142201 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace Just S of path alongside Flass wood. Basking on oak. 18418.jpeg
23 Apr 2019 Pammene spledidulana 1 Adult Miltonrigg Wood Brampton NY558608 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Drab Oak Piercer (Pammene splendidulana) found on fencepost at (...) 18404.jpeg
24 Apr 2019 Least Black Arches