Folkestone & Hythe Birds

and other natural history

2018 moth year list so far = 56 macros, 34 micros (90 total)

Same time last year = 36 macros, 22 micros (58 total)

Macros


56. Yellow-barred Brindle - Cheriton - 16th Apr

55. Nut-tree Tussock - Cheriton - 16th Apr

54. Lime-speck Pug - Hythe - 16th Apr

53. Shuttle-shaped Dart - Hythe - 12th Apr

52. The Mullein - Hythe - 11th Apr

51. Common Pug - Seabrook - 11th Apr

50. The V-Pug - Cheriton - 8th Apr

49. Garden Carpet - Hythe - 8th Apr

48. Lunar Marbled Brown - Seabrook - 7th Apr

47. Pale Mottled Willow - Hythe - 7th Apr

46. Chinese Character - Hythe - 7th Apr

45. Muslin Moth - Seabrook - 5th Apr

44. Lesser Swallow Prominent - Cheriton - 5th Apr

43. Powdered Quaker - Hythe - 1st Apr

42. Scorched Carpet - Folks' Wood - 29th Mar

41. Early Tooth-striped - Folks' Wood - 29th Mar

40. Blossom Underwing - Seabrook - 27th Mar

39. The Streamer - Hythe - 26th Mar

38. Brindled Beauty - Hythe - 26th Mar

37. Dew Moth - Abbotscliffe - 26th Mar

36. Hummingbird Hawk-moth - Seabrook - 24th Mar

35. Mottled Grey - Folkestone Warren and Samphire Hoe - 20th Mar

34. The Herald - Seabrook - 20th Mar

33. Oak Nycteoline - Seabrook - 19th Mar

32. Double-striped Pug - Hythe - 19th Mar

31. Pale Pinion - Seabrook - 17th Mar

30. Lead-coloured Drab - Paraker Wood - 9th Mar

29. Shoulder Stripe - Paraker Wood - 9th Mar

28. The Engrailed - Paraker Wood - 9th Mar

27. Brindled Pug - Paraker Wood - 9th Mar

26. Tawny Pinion - Hythe - 9th Mar

25. Grey Shoulder-knot - Hythe and Peene - 1st Mar

24. Early Thorn - Seabrook - 28th Feb

23. Twin-spotted Quaker - Seabrook - 28th Feb

22. Clouded Drab - Seabrook - 28th Feb

21. Bloxworth Snout - Hythe - 27th Feb

20. Angle Shades - Seabrook - 27th Feb

19. March Moth - Seabrook - 24th Feb

18. Early Grey - Cheriton - 24th Feb

17. Red Chestnut - Seabrook - 23rd Feb

16. Dotted Border - Cheriton - 22nd Feb

15. Common Quaker - Seabrook - 22nd Feb

14. Oak Beauty - Seabrook - 21st Feb

13. Small Quaker - Seabrook - 16th Feb

12. Hebrew Character - Seabrook - 11th Feb

11. Small Brindled Beauty - Seabrook - 11th Feb

10. Pale Brindled Beauty - Cheriton and Seabrook - 9th Feb

9. Early Moth - Seabrook - 21st Jan

8. Spring Usher - Hythe and Seabrook - 14th Jan

7. The Chestnut - Hythe - 14th Jan

6. Silver Y - Seabrook - 13th Jan

5. Winter Moth - Folks' Wood and Seabrook - 7th Jan

4. Mottled Umber - Seabrook - 6th Jan

3. Dark Sword-grass - Seabrook - 5th Jan

2. Dark Arches - Hythe - 4th Jan

1. The Satellite - Hythe - 1st Jan


Micros


34. Gracillaria syringella (Common Slender) - Cheriton - 16th Apr

33. Cydia ulicetana (Grey Gorse Piercer) - Cheriton Hill - 16th Apr

32. Caloptilia elongella (Pale Red Slender) - Seabrook - 15th Apr  

31. Mompha epilobiella (Common Cosmet) - Seabrook - 15th Apr

30. Digitivalva pulicariae (Fleabane Smudge) - Cheriton - 15th Apr

29. Hofmannophila pseudopretella (Brown House-moth) - Cheriton - 11th Apr

28. Agonopterix pallorella (Pale Flat-body) - Holy Well - 11th Apr

27. Eudonia angustea (Narrow-winged Grey) - Seabrook - 8th Apr

26. Caloptilia falconipennella (Scarce Alder Slender) - Seabrook - 7th Apr

25. Cacoecimorpha pronubana (Carnation Tortrix) - Seabrook - 7th Apr

24. Endrosis sarcitrella (White-shouldered House Moth) - Hythe - 7th Apr

23. Acleris literana (Lichen Button) - Cheriton - 7th Apr

22. Agonopterix rotundella (Rolling Carrot Flat-body) - Samphire Hoe - 3rd Apr

21. Agonopterix arenella (Brindled Flat-body) - Samphire Hoe - 3rd Apr

20. Parornix anglicella (Hawthorn Slender) - Seabrook - 1st Apr

19. Pyrausta despicata (Straw-barred Pearl) - Hythe Ranges - 30th Mar

18. Alucita hexadactyla (Twenty-plume Moth) - Seabrook - 27th Mar

17. Mompha miscella (Brown Cosmet) - Abbotscliffe - 25th Mar (larva)

16. Caloptilia semifascia (Maple Slender) - Seabrook - 22nd Mar

15. Acrolepia autumnitella (Bittersweet Smudge) - Seabrook - 14th Mar

14. Ypsolopha ustella (Variable Smudge) - Paraker Wood - 9th Mar

13. Acleris notana (Rusty Birch Button) - Paraker Wood - 9th Mar

12. Dahlica inconspicuella (Lesser Lichen Bagworm) - Abbotscliffe - 8th Mar

11. Tinea pellionella (Case-bearing Clothes Moth) - Hythe - 3rd Mar

10. Diurnea fagella (March Tubic) - Hythe - 1st Mar

9. Agonopterix alstromeriana (Brown-spot Flat-body) - Seabrook - 26th Feb

8. Tortricodes alternella (Winter Shade) - Seabrook - 22nd Feb

7. Depressaria daucella (Dingy Flat-body) - Seabrook - 21st Feb

6. Amblyptilia acanthadactlya (Beautiful Plume) - Hythe - 17th Feb

5. Endothenia gentianaeana (Teasel Marble) - Port Lympne - 17th Feb (larva)

4. Agonopterix heracliana (Common Flat-body) - Seabrook - 16th Feb

3. Emmelina monodactyla (Common Plume) - Cheriton - 9th Feb

2. Plutella xylostella (Diamond-back Moth) - Seabrook - 15th Jan

1. Epiphyas postvittana (Light Brown Apple Moth) - Seabrook - 1st Jan


2018 totals were 461 macros and 479 micros (total 940)

2017 totals were 452 macros and 475 micros (total 927)

2016 totals were 399 macros and 323 micros (total 722)

2015 totals were 418 macros and 335 micros (total 753)

2014 totals were 386 macros and 309 micros (total 695)

2013 totals were 370 macros and 285 micros (total 655)