Cumbria Day-Flying Moth Sightings

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Date Species Number Life Stage Site Town Grid Ref. V. County Recorder Comment Image
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 (...)
20 Jun 2014 Cinnabar 300 Adult Lowca Brows Whitehaven NX978214 VC70 Cumberland Mike and Lyn Mills
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.
15 Jul 2019 Cinnabar 200 Larva Mawbray Banks Mawbray NY083473 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Larvae. A very low estimate of numbers seen.
26 May 2018 Micropterix calthella 200 Adult Miltonrigg Wood Brampton NY561610 VC70 Cumberland P Kennedy On buttercups at the woodland edge over an area of about 10 (...) 13331.jpeg
20 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 150 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD416907 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 23oC 80% sun.......everywhere!
14 Jun 2017 Six-spot Burnet 110 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189714 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 120 mins. 80% overcast but temp in mid teens. Stopped counting (...) 9583.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
5 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 104 Larva Wolsty Banks Wolsty NY096505 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 4 final instar larvae. I stopped counting the very numerous (...) 13980.jpeg
9 Jul 2020 Cinnabar 100 Adult Cummacatta Wood Keswick NY253166 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Large numbers of caterpillars on Ragwort 27462.jpeg
12 Jul 2018 Chrysoteuchia culmella 100 Adult Low Crag Wood Witherslack SD444853 VC69 Westmorland Dave Wainwright
26 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 100 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418907 VC69 Westmorland Brian Chandler Lost count
24 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 100 Adult Holme Park Fell Burton-in-Kendal SD5463779962 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans Everywhere... 14479.jpeg
22 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 100 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 VC69 Westmorland Andrew Rhodes Stopped Counting.
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 (...)
3 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 100 Adult The Helm Oxenholme SD529891 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows hundreds in small area, must be in the thousands
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 2016 Chimney Sweeper 97 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
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
17 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 86 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
13 Jul 2018 Cinnabar 81 Adult Swarthmoor Hall Lane Ulverston SD283769 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Larvae on 3 neighbouring ragwort. 6.30pm.
8 Jul 2020 Cinnabar 78 Adult Walney Island Barrow-in-Furness SD170709 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 17c. Overcast. 10.45-12 noon. Larvae on ragwort.
25 May 2020 Brown Silver-line 76 Adult High Dam Rusland SD358888 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
13 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 75 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418908 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick cool, cloudy and breezy....these flew up as I walked by. Real (...)
14 Jul 2017 Udea lutealis 75 Adult Park Broom area Carlisle NY435584 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 75 counted along a 200m-long green lane.
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 (...)
29 Jun 2019 Bird-cherry Ermine 70 Adult Bellman ground Winster SD402943 VC69 Westmorland Barry Dyson Overcast, 22c. Disturbed from the hedgerow where they dropped (...)
17 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 66 Adult Bartkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Many more but gave up counting to concentrate on Fritillaries!
23 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 65 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon 1.00pm - 2.15pm
13 Jun 2018 Nemophora degeerella 60 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY2756 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Most found in groups of 10 or more at various locations. 14045.jpeg
23 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 60 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon 1.00pm - 2.15pm
24 Jun 2016 Narrow-bordered 5-spot Burnet 59 Adult Walkmill Nature Reserve Whitehaven NY006187 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason
2 Jul 2018 Six-spot Burnet 54 Adult Cavendish Dock Road waste ground Barrow-in-Furness SD205684 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Minimum. 80 min walk. 26C
13 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 52 Adult Hawkshead Hill Ambleside SD33259893 VC69 Westmorland Gill Henwood After rain, temperature 11degC. 26427.jpeg
12 Jul 2020 Six-spot Burnet 50 Adult Drigg Dunes Drigg SD048984 VC70 Cumberland Ian Watts 11am. 50% sun. Warm.
26 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 50 Adult Kings Meaburn Penrith NY615217 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass Many Chimney Sweepers in this haymeadow by the beck in sunny (...) 27163.jpeg
14 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 50 Adult Bird's Park Reservoir and Paddy Lane Kendal SD5392 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key Too many to count properly.
3 Jun 2020 Yponomeuta cagnagella 50 Larva Mockerkin Tarn Mockerkin NY084232 VC70 Cumberland Derek McAlone Larval web in spindle. 26209.jpeg
2 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 50 Adult Kendal Fell Kendal SD505933 VC69 Westmorland Lindsey Gould
28 May 2020 Brown Silver-line 50 Adult Bishop's Allotment Backbarrow SD3684 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Approximate number. Readily disturbed fom ground vegetation. Hot (...) 25916.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
15 Jul 2019 Cinnabar 50 Larva West Beach dunes S of harbour Silloth NY102530 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 3-4.30pm, sunny periods, warm with light breeze. Larvae. A low (...)
15 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 50 Adult West Beach dunes S of harbour Silloth NY102530 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 3-4.30pm, sunny periods, warm with light breeze. A low estimate (...)
29 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 50 Adult Kendal Kendal SD5393 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key Far too many to count. Very numerous.
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
30 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 50 Adult Barkbooth Lot Witherslack SD417907 VC69 Westmorland Mike Gregory near the pond
24 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 50 Adult Oxen Park Oxen Park SD317879 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
9 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 50 Adult Jubilee Meadow Crosthwaite SD43529167 VC69 Westmorland David Jackson/ Barbara Dixon Too many to count.
1 Jun 2018 Brown China-mark 50 Adult Barkbooth Lot Hartbarrow SD4190 VC69 Westmorland Tony Moverley At least 50 seen as I walked around the perimeter of the larger (...)
11 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 50 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason Probably more than 50 5562.jpeg
23 Jun 2015 Common Heath 50 Adult Meathop Moss Meathop SD442819 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Very common, difficult to put a number to.
12 Jun 2015 Common Heath 50 Adult Snab Keswick NY318322 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan There must have been 100s here on the heather
3 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 48 Adult Hawkshead Hill Ambleside SD3339498967 VC69 Westmorland Gill Henwood Only noticed my first CS and identified with photo yesterday. (...) 26196.jpeg
15 Jul 2018 Cinnabar 47 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189710 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 18.00-19.00 18c. Larvae.
25 Jun 2019 Green Oak Tortrix 40 Adult Stonethwaite Stonethwaite NY269137 VC70 Cumberland Jeremy Bartlett Tortrix viridana (Green Oak Tortrix) moths on the path in oak (...)
8 Jun 2018 Clouded Buff 40 Adult Oxen Park Oxen Park SD3188 VC69 Westmorland Tony Moverley (Argent Minimum count
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 (...)
16 Aug 2016 Brown China-mark 40 Adult Barkbooth Lot Winster SD4190 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey 11.00-13.00. Approximate number on two small tarns. Hot (...)
3 Jun 2016 Burnet Companion 40 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick Approximate numbers seen in 140 minutes during a Butterfly (...)
16 Aug 2015 Shaded Broad-bar 40 Adult Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX995308 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton at least 40
13 Jul 2018 Cinnabar 39 Adult Swarthmoor Hall Ulverston SD282773 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Larvae. In field behind hall.
5 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 39 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason
5 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 36 Adult Mawbray Banks Mawbray NY083472 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Cocoons. Most near bird 13975.jpeg
25 Jun 2018 Narrow-bordered 5-spot Burnet 35 Adult Sandscale Haws Dalton-in-Furness SD198754 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
19 Jun 2019 Burnet Companion 33 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188709 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace South slag bank. Full sun. Breezy.
17 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 32 Adult River Lowther Whale NY497260 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell 26690.jpeg
17 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 32 Adult Thwaite Head Fell Rusland SD3511591507 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans Overcast, 16c, windy
14 Sep 2020 Silver Y 31 Adult Whale Penrith NY497260 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
24 Jun 2020 Chrysoteuchia culmella 30 Adult Sunbiggin Tarn Tebay NY674077 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Number represents abundant, disturbed from the grass. Cilia (...) 27027.jpeg
27 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 30 Adult Lord Ling Oxen Park SD317884 VC69 Westmorland Rob Fitter
23 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 30 Adult Troutdale Grange-in-Borrowdale NY262175 VC70 Cumberland Jeremy Bartlett
18 Jun 2019 Common Heath 30 Adult Meathop Moss Meathop SD443819 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
29 Apr 2019 Common Heath 30 Adult Walton Moss Brampton NY515673 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller
30 Jul 2018 Silver Y 30 Adult Chamley Bank Oxen Park SD322900 VC69 Westmorland Dave Wainwright
21 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 30 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD416907 VC69 Westmorland Mike Gregory
8 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 30 Adult Oxen Park Oxen Park SD3187 VC69 Westmorland Tony Moverley (Argent Minimum count
7 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 30 Adult Kendal Fell Kendal SD506932 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Approx. number. None there two days ago. 21 deg.C, full sun, (...)
31 May 2017 Pyrausta ostrinalis 30 Adult Helsington Barrows Kendal SD4990 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Number of Pyrausta sp. estimated. Only identified one specimen (...) 9359.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.
23 Jun 2016 Common Heath 30 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD4481 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Approx number. Hot sunshine, strong breeze. 90 mins.
18 Jun 2016 Chrysoteuchia culmella 30 Adult Hutton Roof/Dalton Crag Burton-in-Kendal SD5577 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Chysoteuchia culmella, but probably not all this species. (...) 5655.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 Unlisted 30 Adult Finglandrigg Wood Kirkbampton NY282570 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Yellow-barred Longhorn. Two separate "swarms" flying at (...) 5580.jpeg
6 Oct 2015 Silver Y 30 Adult Allonby Allonby NY081432 VC70 Cumberland John Callion On Mustard along 1km of coastal path
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.
9 Jun 2015 Brown Silver-line 30 Adult Undermillbeck Common Bowness-on-Windermere SD421950 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick many
11 Jun 2014 Common Heath 30 Adult Nichols Moss Witherslack SD428829 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
26 Jul 2018 Silver Y 29 Adult Arnside Knott Arnside SD453773 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
23 Jul 2016 Cinnabar 29 Larva High Park Wood Witherslack SD436859 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Caterpillars on Ragwort.
27 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 29 Adult Barkbooth Lot Winster SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
1 Jul 2018 Chimney Sweeper 28 Adult Waitby Greenriggs NR Kirkby Stephen NY760082 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon Probably many more 14585.jpeg
23 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 28 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD336817 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
25 Jul 2020 Six-spot Burnet 27 Adult Drigg Dunes Drigg SD04839847 VC70 Cumberland Jake Manson From SD04839847 to SD06369709. Many on Wild Thyme
28 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 27 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD417907 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 23oC 100% sun
25 May 2019 Common Heath 27 Adult Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY579257 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
27 Sep 2015 Silver Y 27 Adult Tarn Sike Orton NY624082 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Nectaring on Devil's-bit Scabious
1 Jul 2018 Six-spot Burnet 26 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189710 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 28C. 95 min walk.
7 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 26 Adult Barkbooth Lot Bowland Bridge SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Karen Bullimore
14 Jul 2020 Six-spot Burnet 25 Adult Arnside Knott Arnside SD450768 VC69 Westmorland Steve Eyre
27 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 25 Adult Cunswick Scar Kendal SD488928 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
27 Jun 2019 Six-spot Burnet 25 Adult Cunswick Scar Kendal SD488928 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
7 Jun 2018 Cinnabar 25 Adult Silloth coastal dunes south harbour Silloth NY104533 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy In dunes south of the harbour, mainly near the car park.
23 May 2018 Common Heath 25 Adult North Walney NNR Barrow-in-Furness SD171721 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace
15 Sep 2016 Silver Y 25 Adult Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX995303 VC70 Cumberland John Callion a very minimum number, almost standing on them
27 May 2016 Common Heath 25 Adult Talkin Fell Brampton NY571565 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan Many seen on heather over a wide area
23 Aug 2015 Elephant Hawkmoth 25 Larva Holme St Cuthbert Holme St Cuthbert NY106474 VC70 Cumberland Deb Muscat Larvae On Rosebay Willowherb, roadside verge.
15 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 25 Adult Haweswater Burnbanks NY500160 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Flying in the sun, occasionally landing on Grasses 2851.jpeg
25 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 24 Adult Haweswater Burnbanks NY500160 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
18 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 23 Adult Hawkshead Hill Ambleside SD3380499144 VC69 Westmorland Gill Henwood Pignut area, moths all the way down the track 26723.jpeg
9 Jun 2018 Burnet Companion 23 Adult Hodbarrow RSPB Reserve Millom SD1778 VC70 Cumberland Peter Howard Full sun, 23 degrees
20 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 23 Adult River Lowther Askham NY516221 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
12 Jul 2017 Six-spot Burnet 22 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 100% sun. 20C Wind 2.
29 Jul 2019 Silver Y 21 Adult Kendal Fell Kendal SD508931 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 20oC 90% sun.....many more in vegetation.
24 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Tarn Sike Tebay NY665075 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Approx. number. 11.40-12.50. Hot sun, light breeze.
20 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Swindale Penrith NY515130 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass A large number active in the afternoon 26834.jpeg
2 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Hawkshead Hill Ambleside SD3330898949 VC69 Westmorland Gill Henwood On pig nut and flowering rush, short meadow 26152.jpeg
2 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Barkbooth Lot Winster SD418907 VC69 Westmorland Lynne Farrell Newly emerged and flying- lots
31 May 2020 Brown Silver-line 20 Adult Lord Ling Oxen Park SD317884 VC69 Westmorland Rob Fitter
26 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD416907 VC69 Westmorland Finn Bugge 19C 20plus seen.
26 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Cummacatta Wood Grange-in-Borrowdale NY256174 VC70 Cumberland Jeremy Bartlett Probably more - very numerous.
25 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Allerdale Ramble Grange-in-Borrowdale NY249168 VC70 Cumberland Jeremy Bartlett On road verge. Mostly feeding on White Clover flowers.
3 Jun 2019 Burnet Companion 20 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 VC69 Westmorland Dave Wainwright
24 Feb 2019 Mottled Grey 20 Adult Coffin Wood Kendal SD504929 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Approx. number. Couldn't be sure of identity; help please! (...) 17817.jpeg
31 Aug 2018 Silver Y 20 Adult Caw Broughton in Furness SD233936 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
21 Jul 2018 Silver Y 20 Adult Arnside Knott Arnside SD455773 VC69 Westmorland Mike Gregory
26 Jun 2018 Crambus perlella 20 Adult Hoad Hill Ulverston SD293788 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 14403.jpeg
22 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Disused Railway Winton Cumbria NY796100 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Approx. number. Presumably from field full of Pignut immediately (...)
20 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 20 Adult Bradleyfield allotment Kendal SD4991 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Approx. number. Many flitting round together- males attracted to (...)
10 Jun 2018 Common Heath 20 Adult White Moss Broughton in Furness SD218855 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace New brood.
9 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Stanthwaite Bassenthwaite NY256357 VC70 Cumberland James Macgregor Colony beside road 13854.jpeg
5 Jun 2018 Brown China-mark 20 Adult Low Ploughlands Kirkbampton NY279567 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Near the ponds.
5 Jun 2018 Brown China-mark 20 Adult Claife Heights Brown Stone Moss Far Sawrey SD381975 VC69 Westmorland Tony Moverley Minimum count
15 May 2018 Micropterix calthella 20 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY488493 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Micropterix calthella (Marsh Marigold Moth or Plain Gold). (...) 13020.jpeg
12 Jul 2017 Brown China-mark 20 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD4190 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Full sun, light air. Rough estimate of numbers near the tarns.
4 Jun 2017 Pyrausta ostrinalis 20 Adult Helsington Barrows Kendal SD4990 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Pyrausta ostrinalis. Approx. number. Sun and cloud. Strong (...)
25 May 2017 Brown Silver-line 20 Adult Hutton Roof Crags Hutton SD548777 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 24oC
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
23 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult Cartmel Fell Church Cartmel Fell SD416880 VC69 Westmorland D Jackson Too many to count.
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
5 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY488486 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy All found along the causeway between the ponds.
30 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 20 Adult The Helm Oxenholme SD529891 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows
9 Jun 2015 Nemophora degeerella 20 Adult Hay Bridge Nature Reserve Bouth SD328855 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Yellow-barred longhorn. 9.30am.
10 Jul 2014 Cinnabar 20 Larva Kendal Kendal SD516932 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Larvae; approximate number.
30 Jun 2014 Manchester Treble-bar 20 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD4481 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Number given is only rough. Full sunshine, light breeze. 851.jpeg
12 Jun 2018 Six-spot Burnet 19 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189710 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 25c. Overcast. Quite a few still to emerge.
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 (...)
1 Jul 2020 Silver Y 18 Adult Aikbank Waverton NY216459 VC70 Cumberland PETER RITSON lost count
25 Jul 2018 Cinnabar 18 Adult Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX992299 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 11.50am - 12.30pm sunny but quite breezy. LARVAE.
3 Jun 2018 Brown Silver-line 18 Adult Finsthwaite Heights Finsthwaite SD359882 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
23 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 18 Adult Tarn Sike Raisbeck NY665076 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
22 Jul 2018 Silver Y 17 Adult Garden Maryport NY052359 VC70 Cumberland Keith Hamilton
9 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 17 Adult Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange over Sands SD4179 VC69 Westmorland Doreen Howard
1 Jun 2018 Burnet Companion 17 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 VC69 Westmorland Peter Hughes Warm and sunny. Walked length and breadth of site over a couple (...) 13554.jpeg
31 May 2018 Burnet Companion 17 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189710 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 2.15pm-4.15pm. 20c
3 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 17 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason 5266.jpeg
22 Jun 2019 Six-spot Burnet 16 Adult Scout Scar Brigsteer SD4889 VC69 Westmorland Lindsey Gould
17 Jun 2019 Brown Silver-line 16 Adult Thwaite Head Fell Rusland SD3556491200 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans Overcast, 14c, very windy. Path through bracken and scrub
10 Jun 2019 Six-spot Burnet 16 Adult White Scar Witherslack SD466850 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
31 Aug 2018 Silver Y 16 Adult Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY579257 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
12 May 2018 Common Heath 16 Adult Duddon Mosses NNR Broughton in Furness SD228858 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Either side of the old boardwalk.
5 Jul 2017 Large Yellow Underwing 16 Adult Hutton Roof Hutton SD549775 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 18oC 50% Sun
18 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 16 Adult Smardale Disused Rly Line Newbiggin-on-Lune NY712061 VC69 Westmorland Margaret and David Eastlick Melancholy Thistle,Wood Cranesbill, and Dog Rose Blue sky, (...)
17 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 16 Adult Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange over Sands SD4179 VC69 Westmorland Doreen Howard
22 Jun 2014 Yellow Shell 16 Adult Dubmill Point Allonby NY077460 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
16 Jul 2020 Brown China-mark 15 Adult Pond on Kendal Golf Course Kendal SD502933 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey 8.45pm, overcast. Readily put up from pond-edge vegetation, (...) 27644.jpeg
28 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 15 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD416907 VC69 Westmorland Margaret and David Eastlick 23 deg C wind Beaufort 2, 40 minute walkabout, aggregated grid (...)
27 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 15 Adult Bowness-on-Solway Nature Reserve Bowness-on-Solway NY207616 VC70 Cumberland Ian Tallon 20240.jpeg
26 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 15 Adult Troutdale Grange-in-Borrowdale NY262175 VC70 Cumberland Jeremy Bartlett
21 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 15 Adult Lord Ling Oxen Park SD317884 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
14 May 2019 Adela reamurella 15 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Warm
8 Jun 2018 Silver Hook 15 Adult Oxen Park Oxen Park SD3188 VC69 Westmorland Tony Moverley (Argent Minimum count
14 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 15 Adult Gillathwaite Ennerdale Bridge NY143140 VC70 Cumberland Barbara Nelson
12 Jun 2016 Brown Silver-line 15 Adult Sandscale Haws Barrow-in-Furness SD201758 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Overcast. 17c. Between 11am-12.30pm 5590.jpeg
27 Jun 2015 Brown China-mark 15 Adult Barkbooth Lot Winster SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Brown China Mark 2493.jpeg
24 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 14 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell 10.00 a.m. visit. Hot. Full sun.
19 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 14 Adult Fisher Tarn Kendal SD5592 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
30 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 14 Adult Irt Estuary Drigg SD055980 VC70 Cumberland Jake Manson
28 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 14 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY339543 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 10.40-11.50am sunny and warm. Probably many more.
18 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 14 Adult Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange over Sands SD4179 VC69 Westmorland Doreen Howard
17 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 14 Adult Low Dale Park Rusland SD3530391637 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans Overcast, 14c, very windy
17 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 14 Adult Thwaite Head Fell Rusland SD3556491200 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans Overcast, 14c, very windy. Path through bracken and scrub
14 Jun 2017 Burnet Companion 14 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189714 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 120 mins. 80% overcast but temp in mid teens.
7 Jun 2017 Common Heath 14 Adult Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY579257 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
14 May 2017 Common Heath 14 Adult Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY579257 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell 12 males, 2 females.
9 May 2017 Speckled Yellow 14 Adult Witherslack Woods Witherslack SD436865 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 13oC 60% sun.
16 Jun 2014 Chimney Sweeper 13 Adult Undermillbeck Common Windermere SD4195 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
18 Sep 2020 Silver Y 12 Adult Siddick Village Workington NX999311 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
14 Aug 2020 Silver Y 12 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192792 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace 11.05-12.50. 100%sun. 20'sC.
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
2 Jul 2020 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Lowther Park Penrith NY521247 VC69 Westmorland Philip L Despite very damp conditions earlier when walking through tall (...)
20 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Bird's Park Reservoir and Paddy Lane Kendal SD5393 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
17 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult R. Brathay Skelwith Bridge NY340035 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
17 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Ashness Bridge NT Car Park Keswick NY269196 VC70 Cumberland Tony Marsh Including mating pair 26965.jpeg
2 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Low Ludderburn Winster SD404912 VC69 Westmorland Lynne Farrell Newly emerged and flying around garden
1 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Shore of Bass Lake Keswick NY223268 VC70 Cumberland Mike Porter
31 May 2020 Brown Silver-line 12 Adult Bethecar Moor High Nibthwaite SD312898 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace From high bethecar to old parrock.
20 May 2020 Burnet Companion 12 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 21c. 11.10-13.10 circular walk.
19 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Oxen Park Oxen Park SD316878 VC69 Westmorland Rob Fitter
17 Jun 2019 Brown Silver-line 12 Adult Low Dale Park Rusland SD3530391637 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans Overcast, 14c, very windy
23 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult High Arnside Tarn Skelwith NY330010 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
1 Jun 2018 Silver Y 12 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189716 VC69 Westmorland Peter Hughes Warm and sunny. Walked length and breadth of site over a couple (...)
24 May 2018 Speckled Yellow 12 Adult Lyth Valley Brigsteer SD4686 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey 21 deg.C. Full sun, occasional light easterly breeze. 13290.jpeg
15 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 12 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX979219 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason Maybe more
12 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 12 Adult Blitterlees Beach Blitterlees NY100525 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
4 Jun 2016 Six-spot Burnet 12 Adult Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 VC70 Cumberland Chris Mason
11 Oct 2015 Silver Y 12 Adult Allonby Allonby NY081432 VC70 Cumberland John Callion In 400m stretch of Ragwort
4 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Holehird Gardens Troutbeck Bridge NY410007 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Warm and windy late in day.
22 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 12 Adult Holehird Gardens Troutbeck Bridge NY410007 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
21 Jun 2014 Six-spot Burnet 12 Adult Sandscale Haws Dalton-in-Furness SD199756 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Sunny but very windy.
20 May 2014 Brown Silver-line 12 Adult The Helm Kendal SD534896 VC69 Westmorland Brian Snell
9 Jun 2020 Common Heath 11 Adult Duddon Mosses NNR Broughton in Furness SD219853 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Best mosses in Cumbria? 26346.jpeg
11 May 2019 Anania Funebris 11 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Seen during a brief sunny spell between very heavy showers. 18594.jpeg
8 Jun 2018 Clouded Buff 11 Adult Nichols Moss Witherslack SD429830 VC69 Westmorland Andrew Rhodes All males.
4 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 11 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440828 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick full sun ,20deg C, windy
3 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 11 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD332820 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
24 Apr 2021 Latticed Heath 10 Adult Meathop Moss Lindale SD444818 VC69 Westmorland Lynne Farrell Flying and resting on heather on moss
24 Apr 2021 Common Heath 10 Adult Nichols Moss Witherslack SD429829 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick Temperature 17C. Full sun.
21 Jul 2020 Northern Spinach 10 Adult Near Bassenthwaite Keswick NY224362 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Lots of different moths flying around the heather at ~ 400m at (...)
21 Jul 2020 Twin-spot Carpet 10 Adult Near Bassenthwaite Keswick NY224362 VC70 Cumberland Anthony Marsh Lots of different moths flying around the heather at ~ 400m at (...)
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
4 Jul 2020 Silver Y 10 Adult Kings Meaburn Penrith NY616217 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass In the hay meadow, appeared to be laying eggs 27333.jpeg
24 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult Barkbooth Lot Bowland Bridge SD415907 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 12.40-13.30. 22c. 100% sun. No breeze.
20 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult Grassguards Seathwaite Duddon Valley SD224979 VC70 Cumberland Roger Fellows Along the track and hereabouts. Nearer twenty, but not counted (...)
19 Jun 2020 Yellow Shell 10 Adult Waitby Greenriggs NR Kirkby Stephen NY761082 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass Seen over the reserve between the rain showers - humid 26790.jpeg
17 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Penrith NY389294 VC70 Cumberland Nicholas Howard Sunny/thundery afternoon.
7 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult Roadside verge Uldale NY255356 VC70 Cumberland Lorna Swift
25 Aug 2019 Cinnabar 10 Larva Skinburness Silloth NY126561 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Larvae on Ragwort. Seen along 2000m of coast pathway, (...)
1 Aug 2019 Silver Y 10 Adult Old Park Wood Holker SD336779 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick nectaring on a patch of knapweed about 70x15 metres. Warm, (...)
19 Jun 2019 Burnet Companion 10 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace North slag bank. Full sun. 75 mins.
18 Jun 2019 Six-spot Burnet 10 Adult White Scar Levens SD460852 VC69 Westmorland Margaret and David Eastlick full sun 16 deg C
18 Jun 2019 Grass Wave 10 Adult Meathop Moss Meathop SD443819 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
9 Jun 2019 Common Heath 10 Adult Irton Fell Nether Wasdale NY129020 VC70 Cumberland Tom and Felix Fitter
19 May 2019 Common Heath 10 Adult Duddon Mosses NNR Broughton in Furness SD223855 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 90 mins. 15c 80% sun.
25 Sep 2018 Beautiful Yellow Underwing 10 Adult Duddon Mosses NNR Broughton in Furness SD222856 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Larvae. 17464.jpeg
12 Sep 2018 Silver Y 10 Adult Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY579257 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
25 Aug 2018 Silver Y 10 Adult Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD466851 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
9 Aug 2018 Silver Y 10 Adult Askam shore Askam SD2077 VC69 Westmorland Lynne Farrell Quite common
30 Jul 2018 Agriphila tristella 10 Adult Chamley Bank Oxen Park SD322900 VC69 Westmorland Dave Wainwright
25 Jul 2018 Silver Y 10 Adult Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY727069 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 24oC 90% sun
18 Jul 2018 Agriphila straminella 10 Adult Fields Nether Wasdale NY147048 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace Agriphila Straminella confirmed 8 January 2019 MT 15343.jpeg
12 Jul 2018 Cinnabar 10 Adult Low Crag Wood Witherslack SD444853 VC69 Westmorland Dave Wainwright Larvae
9 Jul 2018 Cinnabar 10 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY401568 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Larvae 14939.jpeg
18 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult Longsleddale Longsleddale NY492055 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick At least 10 in a small meadow between Stockdale and Brow Gill
7 Jun 2018 Silver-ground Carpet 10 Adult Kendal Fell Kendal SD506932 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Approx. number. Couldn't identify them all. 21 deg.C, full sun, (...)
30 May 2018 Brown Silver-line 10 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY125019 VC70 Cumberland Tom and Felix Fitter
19 May 2018 Burnet Companion 10 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick 110 minutes slow walk around the N slag bank. Full sun, light (...)
25 Jul 2017 Stenoptylia pterodactyla 10 Adult Talkin Tarn Brampton NY545584 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Brown Plume (Stenoptilia pterodactyla). In a small (...) 10971.jpeg
25 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult Yew Tree Tarn Coniston NY322003 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
9 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult Orton Moss NR Great Orton NY341542 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy
4 Jun 2017 Crambus pascuella 10 Adult Helsington Barrows Kendal SD4990 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Number only guesswork. I only photographed one for (...) 9466.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
30 Sep 2015 Silver Y 10 Adult Dubmill Point Dubmill Point NY076460 VC70 Cumberland John Callion All close together on mustard
19 Sep 2015 Silver Y 10 Adult Tarn Sike Orton NY665076 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Nectaring on Devil's-bit Scabious 4032.jpeg
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 (...)
1 Jul 2015 Six-spot Burnet 10 Adult St Bees Head St Bees NX943148 VC70 Cumberland Colin Smith 2662.jpeg
30 Jun 2015 Silver-ground Carpet 10 Adult The Helm Oxenholme SD529891 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows
12 Jun 2015 Chimney Sweeper 10 Adult High Stand Plantation Cotehill NY488493 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy All found on the causeway between the ponds.
11 Jun 2014 Grass Wave 10 Adult Scaleby Moss Carlisle NY432636 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 573.jpeg
13 Jun 2020 Burnet Companion 9 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188711 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 11.00-13.00. 21C 80% sun.
7 Jun 2020 Burnet Companion 9 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 16C. 20% sun. 10.45-12.10.
31 May 2020 Chimney Sweeper 9 Adult Bridleway Oxen Park SD316875 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Between oxen park
15 Aug 2019 Large Yellow Underwing 9 Adult Home garden Troutbeck Cumbria NY414007 VC69 Westmorland Stephen Sutton 23146.jpeg
30 Jul 2019 Silver Y 9 Adult Irt Estuary Drigg SD055980 VC70 Cumberland Jake Manson
25 May 2019 Burnet Companion 9 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
15 Oct 2018 Silver Y 9 Adult Holehird Gardens Windermere SD409997 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 13oC Full sun......most on Asters.
5 Aug 2018 Silver Y 9 Adult Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD466851 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
25 Jul 2018 Six-spot Burnet 9 Adult Glasson Maryport NY029359 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 1.10 - 2.30pm sunny but quite breezy. All positively (...)
21 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 9 Adult Whale Askham NY516221 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
8 Jun 2018 Brown Silver-line 9 Adult Oxen Park Oxen Park SD3188 VC69 Westmorland Tony Moverley (Argent
4 Jun 2018 Narrow-bordered 5-spot Burnet 9 Larva A684 verge Sedbergh SD602921 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Larvae and freshly made cocoons, larvae still visible inside. (...) 13561.jpeg
1 Jun 2018 Mother Shipton 9 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 VC69 Westmorland Peter Hughes Warm and sunny. Walked length and breadth of site over a couple (...) 13555.jpeg
23 Jul 2017 Shaded Broad-bar 9 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 90% overcast. 2 hours. 6 very tatty.
18 Oct 2015 Silver Y 9 Adult Dubmill Point Dubmill Point NY086467 VC70 Cumberland John Callion On remnants of mustard
10 Oct 2015 Silver Y 9 Adult Beckfoot Beckfoot NY093496 VC70 Cumberland John Callion Being hunted and eaten by Stonechats!
12 Jun 2015 Common Heath 9 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY134023 VC70 Cumberland Allan Rodda GR edited by MT 14/10/15
20 Aug 2020 Silver Y 8 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
9 Aug 2020 Antler Moth 8 Adult Grizedale Forest Coniston SD335977 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
8 Jul 2020 Silver Y 8 Adult Walney Island Barrow-in-Furness SD170709 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 17c. Overcast. 10.45-12 noon.
30 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 8 Adult Kendal Castle Kendal SD5292 VC69 Westmorland Colin Pope At least 8 on western slopes
20 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 8 Adult High Arnside Tarn Skelwith Bridge NY330010 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
31 May 2020 Common Heath 8 Adult Bethecar Moor High Nibthwaite SD312898 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace
31 May 2020 Brown Silver-line 8 Adult Bridleway Oxen Park SD316875 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Between oxen park
15 Aug 2019 Silver Y 8 Adult Home garden Troutbeck Cumbria NY414007 VC69 Westmorland Stephen Sutton Very keen on the Buddleia during the day. 23149.jpeg
14 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 8 Adult Arnside Knott Arnside SD449773 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 20oC 90% dull no breeze.
13 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 8 Adult Walk in St John's in the Vale St John's in the Vale NY318201 VC70 Cumberland L Swift and T Dixon Sunny
10 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 8 Adult Swindale Valley Shap NY504118 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 19oC 80% dull.
8 Jul 2019 Six-spot Burnet 8 Adult Kendal "Race Course" Kendal SD499914 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey 21deg.C, light airs..
27 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 8 Adult Low Dale Park Rusland SD3530391637 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans 100% sun, 22c. In bracken/anthill/grass mosaic.
14 May 2019 Speckled Yellow 8 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Warm
30 Jul 2018 Silver Y 8 Adult A685 road verge Kirkby Stephen NY715045 VC69 Westmorland Dave Wainwright
13 Jun 2018 Clouded Buff 8 Adult Nichols Moss Witherslack SD429830 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
23 May 2018 Crambus lathoniellus 8 Adult Flashbank Wood Levens SD488882 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Light easterly breeze, full sun, 15.30-16.30. Crambus (...) 13255.jpeg
7 Jun 2017 Nemophora degeerella 8 Adult Barkbooth Lot Bowland Bridge SD418909 VC69 Westmorland Karen Bullimore
20 Sep 2016 Silver Y 8 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 12.40-2.20pm. 80% sunshine. Mainly on clover.
17 Aug 2016 Shaded Broad-bar 8 Adult Hodbarrow RSPB Reserve Millom SD185787 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace Two hours, full sun.
14 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 8 Adult Yew Tree Tarn Coniston NY320005 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Patchy sunshine
28 Sep 2015 Silver Y 8 Adult Allonby Allonby NY081432 VC70 Cumberland John Callion Within 100m of each other,mostly on Ragwort
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
3 Jul 2015 Silver Y 8 Adult Heathwaite Arnside SD451769 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Very faded specimen
7 Jun 2015 Speckled Yellow 8 Adult Rainsbarrow Wood Ulpha SD188925 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank
23 Jun 2014 Chimney Sweeper 8 Adult Carl Crag, Potter Fell Burneside SD520992 VC69 Westmorland Sue Shiels
19 Jun 2014 Chimney Sweeper 8 Adult Kendal Fell Kendal SD508931 VC69 Westmorland Sue Shiels
20 Apr 2014 Common Heath 8 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD443819 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Seen out on the Moss, very skittish took me ages to get a (...)
22 Apr 2021 Common Heath 7 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD322826 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Just off the boardwalk.
19 Apr 2021 Common Heath 7 Adult Duddon Mosses NNR Broughton-in-Furness SD219854 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Flying low over heather & landing, with wings flapping for brief (...)
15 Sep 2020 Silver Y 7 Adult High Arnside Tarn Skelwith Bridge NY330010 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Hot day.
31 Aug 2020 Silver Y 7 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick 60 minutes in full sun. Temp 18 C. Mid afternoon.
7 Aug 2020 Shaded Broad-bar 7 Adult Sandscale Haws Barrow-in-Furness SD192742 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts 13.30 - 15.40 28394.jpeg
20 Jul 2020 Six-spot Burnet 7 Adult Cavendish Dock Road waste ground Barrow-in-Furness SD205684 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Windy. Overcast. 12.40-13.35.
20 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 7 Adult Lark's Meadow farm Newbiggin-on-Lune NY6806 VC69 Westmorland Jonathan Fenton
13 Jun 2020 Six-spot Burnet 7 Adult Cavendish Dock Road waste ground Barrow-in-Furness SD203687 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 13.30-14.05.22C. Full sun.
11 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 7 Adult Garden Holmrook SD079994 VC70 Cumberland Tim Wayman Probably more but unable to count.
27 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 7 Adult Thwaite Head Fell Rusland SD3511591507 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans 100% sun, 23c. Track between Thwaite Head and Low Dale Park.
14 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 7 Adult Yew Tree Tarn Coniston NY322003 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Sunny interval
28 May 2019 Burnet Companion 7 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace
22 Apr 2019 Common Heath 7 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD443818 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Sunny, easterly breeze.
2 Aug 2018 Silver Y 7 Adult Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD434879 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon 2.15-3.45pm Overcast 16208.jpeg
31 Jul 2018 Silver Y 7 Adult Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD460854 VC69 Westmorland Jeremy Bartlett Buddleia flowers
22 Jul 2018 Six-spot Burnet 7 Adult Tarn Moor Orton NY675079 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
18 Jul 2018 Silver Y 7 Adult Youth Hostel Nether Wasdale NY145044 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace 20C. On Buddleia
1 Jul 2018 Straw Dot 7 Adult Waitby Greenriggs NR Kirkby Stephen NY760082 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon
12 Jun 2018 Burnet Companion 7 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189710 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 25c. Overcast.
9 Jun 2018 Brown Silver-line 7 Adult Hutton Roof Common Hutton SD550778 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 22oC 70% sun
2 Jun 2018 Common Heath 7 Adult Foulshaw Moss Foulshaw SD457835 VC69 Westmorland Janice Sutton 13507.jpeg
3 Dec 2017 Winter Moth 7 Adult Talkin Tarn Brampton NY5459 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy Females found on fenceposts at various locations in or at the (...)
25 Jul 2017 Six-spot Burnet 7 Adult Arnside Knott Arnside SD455775 VC69 Westmorland Karen Bullimore
6 Jul 2017 Six-spot Burnet 7 Adult Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller 12133.jpeg
24 Jun 2017 Chimney Sweeper 7 Adult River Lowther Askham NY516221 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
26 May 2017 Burnet Companion 7 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 2.5 hours. Full sun.
7 Sep 2016 Nettle-tap Moth 7 Adult Stainton canal bank Stainton SD520854 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Nettle-tap moths, on Common Mallow flowers, but not feeding. 7537.jpeg
3 Jun 2016 Brown Silver-line 7 Adult Claife Heights area High Wray SD3897 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
12 May 2016 Anania Funebris 7 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Seen by Linda
3 Oct 2015 Silver Y 7 Adult Allonby Allonby NY081432 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
1 Oct 2015 Silver Y 7 Adult Knipe Moor Bampton Grange NY521180 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
5 Jul 2015 Emperor Moth 7 Adult Haystacks Buttermere (south east of) NY204130 VC70 Cumberland Paul Stark Between Hopper Quarry and Hay Stacks
3 Jul 2015 Chimney Sweeper 7 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD336817 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
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
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
21 Jun 2014 Yellow Shell 7 Adult Sandscale Haws Dalton-in-Furness SD199756 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Sunny but very windy.
26 May 2014 Speckled Yellow 7 Adult Howe Ridding (nearby} Witherslack SD433875 VC69 Westmorland Marg and David Eastlick
20 Aug 2020 Silver Y 6 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 8.50-11.10. 17-19c. 100% sun.
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
13 Jun 2020 Burnet Companion 6 Adult Cavendish Dock Road waste ground Barrow-in-Furness SD203687 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 13.30-14.05.22C. Full sun.
31 May 2020 Chimney Sweeper 6 Adult Cummacatta Wood Grange-in-Borrowdale NY254169 VC70 Cumberland Pete Barron
12 Apr 2020 Emperor Moth 6 Adult Rusland Moss NNR Rusland SD334886 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
6 Aug 2019 Silver Y 6 Adult Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick 50 minutes observation in and around the quarry. full sun but (...)
2 Aug 2019 Silver Y 6 Adult Sandscale Haws Barrow-in-Furness SD196754 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 22c. 11.30-13.30. 10% sun.
21 Jul 2019 Shaded Broad-bar 6 Adult Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY728071 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon 21652.jpeg
7 Jul 2019 Chimney Sweeper 6 Adult Waitby Greenriggs NR Kirkby Stephen NY761082 VC69 Westmorland Margaret and David Eastlick No wind in cutting and really warm when the sun shone, ~20 deg (...)
27 Jun 2019 Chimney Sweeper 6 Adult Thwaite Head Fell Rusland SD3556491200 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans 100% sun, 23c.
25 Jun 2019 Bird-cherry Ermine 6 Larva Allerdale Ramble Grange-in-Borrowdale NY250175 VC70 Cumberland Jeremy Bartlett Larval webs on cherry trees. Mostly empty, but one with a (...)
19 Jun 2019 Yellow Shell 6 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD188709 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace South slag bank. Full sun. Breezy.
17 Jun 2019 Brown Silver-line 6 Adult Thwaite Head Fell Rusland SD3497391099 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans Overcast, 16c, windy
12 Aug 2018 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 6 Adult Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY725067 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 21oC 20% sun very humid....the most I have seen for along time.
9 Aug 2018 Silver Y 6 Adult Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD450852 VC69 Westmorland Peter Howard 90%sunshine, 19 oC
6 Aug 2018 Silver Y 6 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD43928279 VC69 Westmorland Lynne Farrell
5 Aug 2018 Silver Y 6 Adult Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD460854 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 22oC Sunny
5 Aug 2018 Silver Y 6 Adult Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440828 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
26 Jul 2018 Silver Y 6 Adult Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY727069 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
18 Jul 2018 Silver Y 6 Adult Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD460854 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 24oC 50% sun...on Buddleia
18 Jul 2018 Silver Y 6 Adult Lakeshore path Nether Wasdale NY147047 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace
27 Jun 2018 Chimney Sweeper 6 Adult Brantwood lower garden Coniston SD311958 VC69 Westmorland Brian and Lindsey Snell
31 May 2018 Silver Y 6 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189710 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 2.15pm-4.15pm. 20c
31 May 2018 Six-spot Burnet 6 Larva Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189710 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Larvae
23 Jul 2017 Silver Y 6 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 90% overcast. 2 hours.
5 Jul 2017 Six-spot Burnet 6 Adult Hutton Roof Hutton SD549775 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 18oC 50% Sun
17 Jun 2017 Cinnabar 6 Adult Arnside Knott Arnside SD454776 VC69 Westmorland Tom O'Boyle and Kate Blomfield
9 May 2017 Speckled Yellow 6 Adult Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD435870 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 14oC 60% sun.
7 Sep 2016 Silver Y 6 Adult Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 18C. 20% cloud. 90mins.
16 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 6 Adult Yew Tree Tarn Coniston NY322003 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Occasional sunshine.
3 Jun 2016 Chimney Sweeper 6 Adult Maryport Golf Course Maryport NY052390 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
16 Oct 2015 Silver Y 6 Adult Fothergill Maryport (south of) NY023345 VC70 Cumberland John Callion Feeding together on Mustard
31 Aug 2015 Shaded Broad-bar 6 Adult Steelworks Site Workington NX985271 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton July highflyer
17 Aug 2015 Twin-spot Carpet 6 Adult Crinkle Crags Chapel Stile NY259040 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows spread over 2km
12 Jul 2015 Silver Y 6 Adult Greenside Kendal SD510924 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey 22.30, still. Feeding on Red Valerian. No other moth species.
3 Jul 2015 Silver-ground Carpet 6 Adult The Helm Oxenholme SD529891 VC69 Westmorland Roger Fellows
8 Jun 2014 Cinnabar 6 Adult Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX994303 VC70 Cumberland Stephen Lowther
6 Jun 2014 Cinnabar 6 Adult Soddy Gap Little Broughton NY078328 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
16 May 2014 Brown Silver-line 6 Adult Flashbank Wood Levens SD490882 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey 322.jpeg
18 Jul 2020 Shaded Broad-bar 5 Adult Kings Meaburn Penrith NY637207 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass On the woodland edge flying in the sunshine 27710.jpeg
23 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult Foxbield Wood Santon Bridge NY112035 VC70 Cumberland Jake Manson 20 degrees and overcast
15 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD4190 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key All counts are highest number seen at any one moment.
14 Jun 2020 Clouded Buff 5 Adult Undermillbeck Common Windermere SD421950 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick A female photographed. 26490.jpeg
11 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult Howe Ridding Witherslack SD434879 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 11am. 14C.
8 Jun 2020 Clouded Magpie 5 Adult Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY727071 VC69 Westmorland David Nattrass In the woodland down by Scandal beck - all resting on leaves (...) 26342.jpeg
2 Jun 2020 Chimney Sweeper 5 Adult