Phenology Macros

Below are the phenology graphs for macros recorded in numbers greater than 100 in total between 2011 – 2017.

This data is taken from the county moth recorders database and has not been fully verified. For more information about each species please visit UK Moths website.

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Common name Total count 2011 – 17 Phenology & distribution maps – Please click to see larger images
Alder Moth 132
Angle Shades 15107
Angle-barred Pug 113
Archer’s Dart 1713
August Thorn 161
Autumnal Rustic 2052
Barred Red 160
Barred Rivulet 204
Barred Sallow 1636
Barred Straw 2010
Barred Yellow 989
Beaded Chestnut 5188
Beautiful Golden Y 188
Beautiful Hook-tip 344
Birch Mocha 114
Bird’s Wing 360
Black Arches 1646
Black Rustic 9659
Blackneck 265
Black-veined Moth 161
Blair’s Shoulder-knot 1678
Blood-vein 2089
Blotched Emerald 351
Bloxworth Snout 238
Blue-bordered Carpet 214
Bordered Beauty 485
Bordered Pug 260
Bordered Sallow 1172
Bordered Straw 371
Bordered White 126
Brick 704
Bright Wave 2168
Bright-line Brown-eye 18499
Brimstone Moth 21987
Brindled Beauty 360
Brindled Green 530
Brindled Pug 3068
Brindled White-spot 400
Broad-barred White 1996
Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing 4158
Broken-barred Carpet 311
Broom Moth 126
Brown Rustic 961
Brown Silver-line 883
Brown-line Bright-eye 1788
Brown-spot Pinion 255
Brown-tail 8005
Brown-veined Wainscot 217
Buff Arches 5291
Buff Ermine 14318
Buff Footman 1321
Buff-tip 3519
Bulrush Wainscot 224
Burnet Companion 243
Burnished Brass 2211
Cabbage Moth 5344
Campion 742
Canary-shouldered Thorn 1213
Centre-barred Sallow 1436
Chalk Carpet 301
Channel Islands Pug 147
Chestnut 2953
Chinese Character 3735
Chocolate-tip 502
Cinnabar 6887
Clancy’s Rustic 280
Clay 9242
Clay Fan-foot 123
Clay Triple-lines 212
Clifden Nonpareil 109
Cloaked Minor 3615
Clouded Border 7397
Clouded Brindle 379
Clouded Drab 7251
Clouded Silver 4575
Clouded-bordered Brindle 151
Common Carpet 4994
Common Emerald 3015
Common Footman 36871
Common Heath 153
Common Lutestring 647
Common Marbled Carpet 9185
Common Pug 3668
Common Quaker 31554
Common Rustic agg. 45016
Common Swift 9243
Common Wainscot 13407
Common Wave 2850
Common White Wave 1918
Convolvulus Hawk-moth 369
Copper Underwing 3181
Copper Underwing agg. 457
Coronet 3418
Coxcomb Prominent 566
Cream Wave 213
Cream-bordered Green Pea 2808
Cream-spot Tiger 778
Crescent 289
Currant Pug 418
Cypress Carpet 1583
Cypress Pug 2822
Dark / Grey Dagger 3218
Dark Arches 83237
Dark Chestnut 1033
Dark Spectacle 1529
Dark Sword-grass 5408
Dark Tussock 835
Dark Umber 160
Dark-barred Twin-spot Carpet 395
December Moth 916
Deep-brown Dart 950
Delicate 742
Dew Moth 480
Dingy Footman 13143
Dingy Shears 171
Dingy Shell 127
Dog’s Tooth 555
Dot Moth 6546
Dotted Border 1347
Dotted Chestnut 155
Dotted Fan-foot 193
Double Kidney 214
Double Lobed 305
Double Square-spot 5884
Double-striped Pug 10126
Drinker 1576
Dun-bar 5302
Dusky Brocade 1259
Dusky Sallow 4217
Dusky Thorn 2537
Dusky-lemon Sallow 295
Dwarf Cream Wave 3693
Dwarf Pug 124
Ear Moth agg 1151
Early Grey 4614
Early Moth 335
Early Thorn 2336
Early Tooth-striped 226
Elephant Hawk-moth 7478
Engrailed 2638
Eyed Hawk-moth 831
Fan-foot 2643
Feathered Brindle 5897
Feathered Gothic 2916
Feathered Ranunculus 8339
Feathered Thorn 1038
Fen Wainscot 477
Fern 1574
Festoon 629
Fiery Clearwing 158
Figure of Eighty 710
Flame 16448
Flame Carpet 326
Flame Shoulder 24522
Flounced Rustic 34529
Four-spotted Footman 309
Fox Moth 226
Foxglove Pug 1047
Freyer’s Pug 906
Frosted Orange 1104
Galium Carpet 517
Garden Carpet 9549
Garden Tiger 2351
Gem 358
Ghost Moth 463
Gold Spot 821
Gold Swift 119
Grass Eggar 1175
Grass Emerald 2815
Grass Rivulet 1090
Great Prominent 206
Green Arches 156
Green Carpet 4267
Green Pug 3393
Green Silver-lines 783
Green-brindled Crescent 1865
Grey Arches 300
Grey Birch 111
Grey Pine Carpet 784
Grey Pug 841
Grey Shoulder-knot 251
Gypsy moth 110
Haworth’s Pug 974
Heart & Club 22901
Heart & Dart 88441
Hebrew Character 23210
Hedge Rustic 1564
Herald 998
Hoary Footman 480
Hummingbird Hawk-moth 2008
Ingrailed Clay 1448
Iron Prominent 1455
Jersey Tiger 4621
July Highflyer 2812
Kent Black Arches 1060
Knot Grass 2722
Lackey 4770
L-album Wainscot 7933
Langmaid’s Yellow Underwing 703
Large Emerald 397
Large Nutmeg 311
Large Ranunculus 544
Large Thorn 233
Large Twin-spot Carpet 221
Large Wainscot 4273
Large Yellow Underwing 160259
Latticed Heath 972
Lead-coloured Drab 104
Lead-coloured Pug 162
Least Black Arches 933
Least Carpet 12674
Least Yellow Underwing 1753
Leopard Moth 395
Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing 38300
Lesser Swallow Prominent 1118
Lesser Treble-bar 406
Lesser Yellow Underwing 29518
Lesser-spotted Pinion 125
Light Arches 4696
Light Brocade 2358
Light Emerald 10814
Light Feathered Rustic 5949
Lime Hawk-moth 347
Lime-speck Pug 12222
Little Emerald 270