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Moths of the Month (Adult Macros)

The National Moth Recording Scheme's database has records for each of the species for a vice county for a given month. The photographs are taken from the Scottish County Moth Recorders' Voucher Archive.  If the Archive has a photo of the species for the Vice County then that will be shown, otherwise a photo from another Scottish VC will display.  

A simple algorithm has been used to provide an indication of abundance of the species in that month (not of its abundance generally) for records since January 2000.  This has been based on the number of records (not the counts within records) that the moth has for that month in that VC compared to the total counts for that VC in that month for all species.  Some inappropriate categories may therefore be shown, but any species with 'Very Unlikely', or for beginners 'Unlikely' against them should be verified with your CMR.

 

104 - North Ebudes

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Pale Eggar
(Very likely)
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Death's-head Hawk-moth
(Unlikely)
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Vestal
(Unlikely)
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Garden Carpet
(Likely)
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Flame Carpet
(Likely)
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July Highflyer
(Very likely)
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Grey Pine Carpet
(Very likely)
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Chevron
(Very likely)
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Red-Green Carpet
(Very likely)
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Autumn Green Carpet
(Likely)
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Common Marbled Carpet
(Very likely)
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Dark Marbled Carpet
(Very likely)
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Striped Twin-spot Carpet
(Unlikely)
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Autumnal Moth
(Unlikely)
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Small Autumnal Moth
(Very likely)
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Twin-spot Carpet
(Unlikely)
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Treble-bar
(Unlikely)
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Magpie Moth
(Unlikely)
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Canary-shouldered Thorn
(Unlikely)
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Feathered Thorn
(Likely)
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Iron Prominent
(Likely)
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Lesser Swallow Prominent
(Unlikely)
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Vapourer
(Likely)
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Pinion-streaked Snout
(Likely)
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Green-brindled Crescent
(Very likely)
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Angle Shades
(Very likely)
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Haworth's Minor
(Likely)
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Crescent
(Very likely)
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Rosy Rustic
(Very likely)
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Large Ear
(Very likely)
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Large Wainscot
(Very likely)
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Small Wainscot
(Very likely)
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Dark Arches
(Very likely)
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Common Rustic
(Unlikely)
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Pink-barred Sallow
(Very likely)
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Sallow
(Very likely)
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Red-line Quaker
(Very likely)
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Yellow-line Quaker
(Likely)
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Lunar Underwing
(Very likely)
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Red Sword-grass
(Unlikely)
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Grey Chi
(Likely)
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Northern Deep-brown Dart
(Very likely)
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Black Rustic
(Very likely)
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Brindled Ochre
(Very likely)
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Antler Moth
(Very likely)
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Pearly Underwing
(Unlikely)
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Garden Dart
(Unlikely)
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Barred Chestnut
(Likely)
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Small Square-spot
(Unlikely)
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Northern Rustic
(Unlikely)
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Large Yellow Underwing
(Very likely)
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Lesser Yellow Underwing
(Very likely)
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Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing
(Very likely)
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Neglected Rustic
(Very likely)
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Heath Rustic
(Very likely)
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Square-spot Rustic
(Very likely)
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Autumnal Rustic
(Very likely)
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