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Sat 29th April 2006 11:06 by David Evans
Another trip out with the Actinics after Lead Cloured Drab. Not luck there but still had some surprises with Frosted green and Square spot. Also the exploding population of Semioscopsis steinkellneriana.

663 Diurnea fagella Witch Lodge, Pridley Plantation 2
1746 Anticlea badiata Shoulder Stripe Witch Lodge, Pridley Plantation 4
1747 Anticlea derivata Streamer Witch Lodge, Pridley Plantation 1
1750 Lampropteryx suffumata Water Carpet Witch Lodge, Pridley Plantation 2
1760 Chloroclysta siterata Red-green Carpet Witch Lodge, Pridley Plantation 1
1768 Thera obeliscata Grey Pine Carpet Witch Lodge, Pridley Plantation 3
1852 Eupithecia abbreviata Brindled Pug Witch Lodge, Pridley Plantation 5
1862 Gymnoscelis rufifasciata Double-striped Pug Witch Lodge, Pridley Plantation 2
1881 Trichopteryx carpinata Early Tooth-striped Witch Lodge, Pridley Plantation 1
1888 Ligdia adustata Scorched Carpet Witch Lodge, Pridley Plantation 2
1917 Selenia dentaria Early Thorn Witch Lodge, Pridley Plantation 1
1919 Selenia tetralunaria Purple Thorn Witch Lodge, Pridley Plantation 1
1927 Lycia hirtaria Brindled Beauty Witch Lodge, Pridley Plantation 1
1934 Agriopis marginaria Dotted Border Witch Lodge, Pridley Plantation 1
1947 Ectropis bistortata Engrailed Witch Lodge, Pridley Plantation 1
2182 Orthosia cruda Small Quaker Witch Lodge, Pridley Plantation 1
2187 Orthosia cerasi Common Quaker Witch Lodge, Pridley Plantation 3
2188 Orthosia incerta Clouded Drab Witch Lodge, Pridley Plantation 1
2190 Orthosia gothica Hebrew Character Witch Lodge, Pridley Plantation 9
2236 Lithophane hepatica Pale Pinion Witch Lodge, Pridley Plantation 2
2243 Xylocampa areola Early Grey Witch Lodge, Pridley Plantation 1
2423 Nycteola revayana Oak Nycteoline Witch Lodge, Pridley Plantation 1
2425 Colocasia coryli Nut-tree Tussock Witch Lodge, Pridley Plantation 2

Despite one trap was disturbed another light switch did not work we still had a result
1746 Anticlea badiata Shoulder Stripe Orchard Wood FC, East Ride 7
1747 Anticlea derivata Streamer Orchard Wood FC, East Ride 3
1750 Lampropteryx suffumata Water Carpet Orchard Wood FC, East Ride 1
1852 Eupithecia abbreviata Brindled Pug Orchard Wood FC, East Ride 2
1858 Chloroclystis v-ata V-Pug Orchard Wood FC, East Ride 1
1881 Trichopteryx carpinata Early Tooth-striped Orchard Wood FC, East Ride 3
1888 Ligdia adustata Scorched Carpet Orchard Wood FC, East Ride 1
1917 Selenia dentaria Early Thorn Orchard Wood FC, East Ride 4
1919 Selenia tetralunaria Purple Thorn Orchard Wood FC, East Ride 1
1927 Lycia hirtaria Brindled Beauty Orchard Wood FC, East Ride 3
1947 Ectropis bistortata Engrailed Orchard Wood FC, East Ride 3
1949 Paradarisa consonaria Square Spot Orchard Wood FC, East Ride 1
2015 Drymonia ruficornis Lunar Marbled Brown Orchard Wood FC, East Ride 1
2063 Diaphora mendica Muslin Moth Orchard Wood FC, East Ride 1
2187 Orthosia cerasi Common Quaker Orchard Wood FC, East Ride 2
2188 Orthosia incerta Clouded Drab Orchard Wood FC, East Ride 3
2190 Orthosia gothica Hebrew Character Orchard Wood FC, East Ride 9
2237 Lithophane ornitopus lactipennis Grey Shoulder-knot Orchard Wood FC, East Ride 1
2258 Conistra vaccinii Chestnut Orchard Wood FC, East Ride 1

Another trip to the other end of the fascinating wood
6 Eriocrania subpurpurella Middleroom Wood, Curland 2
663 Diurnea fagella Middleroom Wood, Curland 1
667 Semioscopis steinkellneriana Middleroom Wood, Curland 1
1660 Polyploca ridens Frosted Green Middleroom Wood, Curland 1
1746 Anticlea badiata Shoulder Stripe Middleroom Wood, Curland 1
1747 Anticlea derivata Streamer Middleroom Wood, Curland 3
1852 Eupithecia abbreviata Brindled Pug Middleroom Wood, Curland 2
1862 Gymnoscelis rufifasciata Double-striped Pug Middleroom Wood, Curland 1
1881 Trichopteryx carpinata Early Tooth-striped Middleroom Wood, Curland 1
1906 Opisthograptis luteolata Brimstone Moth Middleroom Wood, Curland 1
1906 Opisthograptis luteolata Brimstone Moth Middleroom Wood, Curland 1
1917 Selenia dentaria Early Thorn Middleroom Wood, Curland 7
2015 Drymonia ruficornis Lunar Marbled Brown Middleroom Wood, Curland 1
2182 Orthosia cruda Small Quaker Middleroom Wood, Curland 5
2187 Orthosia cerasi Common Quaker Middleroom Wood, Curland 4
2188 Orthosia incerta Clouded Drab Middleroom Wood, Curland 4
2190 Orthosia gothica Hebrew Character Middleroom Wood, Curland 8
2243 Xylocampa areola Early Grey Middleroom Wood, Curland 3
2258 Conistra vaccinii Chestnut Middleroom Wood, Curland 4
2260 Conistra rubiginea Dotted Chestnut Middleroom Wood, Curland 1
2425 Colocasia coryli Nut-tree Tussock Middleroom Wood, Curland 4

Under the Alders in the private wood
6 Eriocrania subpurpurella Ashill Wood 1
667 Semioscopis steinkellneriana Ashill Wood 1
1660 Polyploca ridens Frosted Green Ashill Wood 3
1746 Anticlea badiata Shoulder Stripe Ashill Wood 5
1747 Anticlea derivata Streamer Ashill Wood 1
1750 Lampropteryx suffumata Water Carpet Ashill Wood 3
1852 Eupithecia abbreviata Brindled Pug Ashill Wood 4
1881 Trichopteryx carpinata Early Tooth-striped Ashill Wood 1
1888 Ligdia adustata Scorched Carpet Ashill Wood 2
1917 Selenia dentaria Early Thorn Ashill Wood 1
1927 Lycia hirtaria Brindled Beauty Ashill Wood 6
1947 Ectropis bistortata Engrailed Ashill Wood 1
2003 Notodonta ziczac Pebble Prominent Ashill Wood 1
2015 Drymonia ruficornis Lunar Marbled Brown Ashill Wood 3
2182 Orthosia cruda Small Quaker Ashill Wood 1
2187 Orthosia cerasi Common Quaker Ashill Wood 2
2188 Orthosia incerta Clouded Drab Ashill Wood 2
2190 Orthosia gothica Hebrew Character Ashill Wood 6
2256 Eupsilia transversa Satellite Ashill Wood 1
2258 Conistra vaccinii Chestnut Ashill Wood 1
2425 Colocasia coryli Nut-tree Tussock Ashill Wood 2

Bit further east on the other side of the road. Good to see least black arches again

1747 Anticlea derivata Streamer Ashill Woods 1
1750 Lampropteryx suffumata Water Carpet Ashill Woods 2
1852 Eupithecia abbreviata Brindled Pug Ashill Woods 1
1927 Lycia hirtaria Brindled Beauty Ashill Woods 1
2078 Nola confusalis Least Black Arches Ashill Woods 1
2182 Orthosia cruda Small Quaker Ashill Woods 1
2187 Orthosia cerasi Common Quaker Ashill Woods 2
2188 Orthosia incerta Clouded Drab Ashill Woods 1
2243 Xylocampa areola Early Grey Ashill Woods 1
2425 Colocasia coryli Nut-tree Tussock Ashill Woods 6

Will show some more pictures soon
DJE

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