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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.

 

89 - East Perthshire

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Orange Swift
(Very likely)
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Convolvulus Hawk-moth
(Very likely)
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Small Fan-footed Wave
(Very likely)
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Riband Wave
(Very likely)
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Plain Wave
(Very likely)
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Shaded Broad-bar
(Very likely)
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Red Carpet
(Very likely)
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Garden Carpet
(Very likely)
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Dark-barred Twin-spot Carpet
(Very likely)
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Flame Carpet
(Very likely)
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Silver-ground Carpet
(Very likely)
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Yellow Shell
(Very likely)
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Common Carpet
(Very likely)
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Yellow-ringed Carpet
(Very likely)
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Grey Mountain Carpet
(Very likely)
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July Highflyer
(Very likely)
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Pine Carpet
(Very likely)
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Grey Pine Carpet
(Very likely)
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Blue-bordered Carpet
(Very likely)
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Barred Yellow
(Very likely)
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Phoenix
(Very likely)
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Chevron
(Very likely)
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Northern Spinach
(Very likely)
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Barred Straw
(Very likely)
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Small Phoenix
(Very likely)
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Common Marbled Carpet
(Very likely)
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Dark Marbled Carpet
(Very likely)
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Beech-green Carpet
(Very likely)
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Small Autumnal Moth
(Very likely)
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Twin-spot Carpet
(Very likely)
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Green Pug
(Very likely)
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Foxglove Pug
(Very likely)
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Juniper Pug
(Very likely)
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Tawny Speckled Pug
(Very likely)
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Manchester Treble-bar
(Very likely)
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Treble-bar
(Very likely)
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Clouded Border
(Very likely)
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Brimstone Moth
(Very likely)
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Canary-shouldered Thorn
(Very likely)
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September Thorn
(Very likely)
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Scalloped Oak
(Very likely)
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Swallow-tailed Moth
(Very likely)
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Willow Beauty
(Very likely)
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Satin Beauty
(Very likely)
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Dotted Carpet
(Very likely)
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Common Wave
(Very likely)
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Light Emerald
(Very likely)
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Barred Red
(Very likely)
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Scotch Annulet
(Very likely)
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Large Emerald
(Very likely)
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Iron Prominent
(Very likely)
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Pebble Prominent
(Very likely)
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Lesser Swallow Prominent
(Very likely)
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Snout
(Very likely)
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Garden Tiger
(Very likely)
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Burnished Brass
(Very likely)
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Silver Y
(Very likely)
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Beautiful Golden Y
(Very likely)
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Plain Golden Y
(Very likely)
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Gold Spangle
(Very likely)
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Scarce Silver Y
(Very likely)
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Gold Spot
(Very likely)
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Lempke's Gold Spot
(Very likely)
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Anomalous
(Very likely)
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Mouse Moth
(Very likely)
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Marbled Beauty
(Very likely)
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Angle Shades
(Very likely)
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Haworth's Minor
(Very likely)
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Rosy Rustic
(Very likely)
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Large Ear
(Very likely)
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Crinan Ear
(Very likely)
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Flounced Rustic
(Very likely)
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Large Wainscot
(Very likely)
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Small Wainscot
(Very likely)
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Small Dotted Buff
(Very likely)
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Dark Arches
(Very likely)
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Light Arches
(Very likely)
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Double Lobed
(Very likely)
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Common Rustic
(Very likely)
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Rosy Minor
(Very likely)
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Marbled Minor
(Very likely)
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Rufous Minor
(Very likely)
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Middle-barred Minor
(Very likely)
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Orange Sallow
(Very likely)
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Pink-barred Sallow
(Very likely)
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Sallow
(Very likely)
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Golden-rod Brindle
(Very likely)
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Angle-striped Sallow
(Very likely)
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Dun-bar
(Very likely)
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Centre-barred Sallow
(Very likely)
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Minor Shoulder-knot
(Very likely)
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Grey Chi
(Very likely)
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Black Rustic
(Very likely)
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Hedge Rustic
(Very likely)
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Feathered Gothic
(Very likely)
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Antler Moth
(Very likely)
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Brown-line Bright Eye
(Very likely)
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Smoky Wainscot
(Very likely)
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Clay
(Very likely)
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White-line Dart
(Very likely)
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Garden Dart
(Very likely)
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Flame Shoulder
(Very likely)
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Barred Chestnut
(Very likely)
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Purple Clay
(Very likely)
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Small Square-spot
(Very likely)
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True Lover's Knot
(Very likely)
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Large Yellow Underwing
(Very likely)
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Broad-bordered 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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Great Brocade
(Very likely)
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Dotted Clay
(Very likely)
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Heath Rustic
(Very likely)
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Square-spot Rustic
(Very likely)
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Six-striped Rustic
(Very likely)
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Setaceous Hebrew Character
(Very likely)
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Double Square-spot
(Very likely)
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Autumnal Rustic
(Very likely)
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Plain Clay
(Very likely)
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Cousin German
(Very likely)
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