Just 55 moths of 32 species last night including one male Four - spotted Footman and a Drinker compared with the previous night with 260 moths of 61 species . They included 11 male Four -spotted Footman , 48 Common Footman , 16 Dingy Footman and 12 Rosy Footman. Also a Pale Prominent and a Coxcomb Prominent plus one Poplar Hawkmoth , a Small Yellow Wave and 6 Nut Tree Tussock . Saturday night , the 14 th , saw my first September Thorn . Testerday I had 3 Clouded Border all with slightly different markings .