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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.

 

103 - Mid Ebudes

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June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Map-winged Swift
(Frequent)
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Gold Swift
(Infrequent)
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Ghost Moth
(Regular)
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Transparent Burnet
(Very frequent)
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Slender Scotch Burnet
(Very frequent)
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Six-Spot Burnet
(Very frequent)
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Scalloped Hook-tip
(Infrequent)
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Peach Blossom
(Infrequent)
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Common Lutestring
(Frequent)
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Northern Eggar
(Infrequent)
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Fox Moth
(Regular)
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Drinker
(Frequent)
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Poplar Hawk-moth
(Frequent)
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Humming-bird Hawk-moth
(Infrequent)
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Elephant Hawk-moth
(Frequent)
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Single-dotted Wave
(Infrequent)
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Small Fan-footed Wave
(Frequent)
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Riband Wave
(Very frequent)
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Smoky Wave
(Regular)
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Birch Mocha
(Infrequent)
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Shaded Broad-bar
(Infrequent)
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Oblique Carpet
(Regular)
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Red Carpet
(Regular)
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Garden Carpet
(Frequent)
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Red Twin-spot Carpet
(Infrequent)
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Dark-barred Twin-spot Carpet
(Frequent)
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Flame Carpet
(Very frequent)
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Silver-ground Carpet
(Very frequent)
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Yellow Shell
(Frequent)
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Small Argent & Sable
(Unusual)
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Common Carpet
(Very frequent)
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Beautiful Carpet
(Regular)
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July Highflyer
(Very frequent)
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May Highflyer
(Unusual)
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Chestnut-coloured Carpet
(Infrequent)
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Spruce Carpet
(Regular)
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Grey Pine Carpet
(Frequent)
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Blue-bordered Carpet
(Unusual)
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Barred Yellow
(Regular)
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Broken-barred Carpet
(Infrequent)
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Purple Bar
(Very frequent)
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Chevron
(Regular)
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Northern Spinach
(Frequent)
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Barred Straw
(Very frequent)
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Small Phoenix
(Frequent)
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Common Marbled Carpet
(Frequent)
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Dark Marbled Carpet
(Regular)
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Green Carpet
(Very frequent)
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Striped Twin-spot Carpet
(Infrequent)
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Welsh Wave
(Very frequent)
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Argent & Sable
(Infrequent)
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Scallop Shell
(Unusual)
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Chimney Sweeper
(Frequent)
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Twin-spot Carpet
(Regular)
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Rivulet
(Infrequent)
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Small Rivulet
(Regular)
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Barred Rivulet
(Infrequent)
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Pretty Pinion
(Frequent)
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Grass Rivulet
(Regular)
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Sandy Carpet
(Infrequent)
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Barred Carpet
(Frequent)
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Double-striped Pug
(Frequent)
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V-Pug
(Regular)
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Green Pug
(Frequent)
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Foxglove Pug
(Frequent)
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Juniper Pug
(Unusual)
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Golden-rod Pug
(Regular)
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Narrow-winged Pug
(Frequent)
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Angle-barred Pug
(Infrequent)
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Lime-speck Pug
(Regular)
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Triple-spotted Pug
(Infrequent)
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Satyr Pug
(Regular)
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Wormwood Pug
(Frequent)
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Common Pug
(Unusual)
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Tawny Speckled Pug
(Unusual)
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Grey Pug
(Infrequent)
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Treble-bar
(Frequent)
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Magpie Moth
(Very frequent)
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Clouded Border
(Very frequent)
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Peacock Moth
(Unusual)
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Tawny-barred Angle
(Infrequent)
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Brown Silver-line
(Infrequent)
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Brimstone Moth
(Very frequent)
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Bordered Beauty
(Regular)
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Speckled Yellow
(Unusual)
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Canary-shouldered Thorn
(Unusual)
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Early Thorn
(Infrequent)
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Scalloped Hazel
(Infrequent)
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Scalloped Oak
(Frequent)
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Swallow-tailed Moth
(Regular)
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Peppered Moth
(Frequent)
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Willow Beauty
(Regular)
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Bordered Grey
(Infrequent)
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Satin Beauty
(Regular)
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Mottled Beauty
(Very frequent)
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Dotted Carpet
(Regular)
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Engrailed
(Unusual)
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Bordered White
(Infrequent)
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Common White Wave
(Very frequent)
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Common Wave
(Very frequent)
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Light Emerald
(Very frequent)
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Barred Red
(Frequent)
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Scotch Annulet
(Regular)
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Annulet
(Unusual)
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Brussels Lace
(Infrequent)
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Large Emerald
(Very frequent)
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Little Emerald
(Unusual)
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Sallow Kitten
(Infrequent)
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Marbled Brown
(Infrequent)
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Iron Prominent
(Frequent)
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Pebble Prominent
(Frequent)
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Lesser Swallow Prominent
(Very frequent)
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Coxcomb Prominent
(Very frequent)
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Buff-tip
(Frequent)
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Straw Dot
(Very frequent)
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Snout
(Frequent)
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Buff Ermine
(Frequent)
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White Ermine
(Very frequent)
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Clouded Buff
(Regular)
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Ruby Tiger
(Infrequent)
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Wood Tiger
(Infrequent)
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Garden Tiger
(Very frequent)
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Cinnabar
(Frequent)
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Four-dotted Footman
(Infrequent)
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Common Footman
(Infrequent)
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Fan-foot
(Infrequent)
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Small Fan-foot
(Regular)
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Pinion-streaked Snout
(Regular)
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Mother Shipton
(Unusual)
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Spectacle
(Frequent)
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Burnished Brass
(Very frequent)
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Silver Y
(Very frequent)
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Beautiful Golden Y
(Very frequent)
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Plain Golden Y
(Regular)
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Gold Spangle
(Frequent)
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Scarce Silver Y
(Infrequent)
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Gold Spot
(Frequent)
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Lempke's Gold Spot
(Frequent)
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Silver Hook
(Regular)
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Nut-tree Tussock
(Infrequent)
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Grey Dagger
(Regular)
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Miller
(Unusual)
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Light Knot Grass
(Infrequent)
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Knot Grass
(Frequent)
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Coronet
(Infrequent)
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Shark
(Frequent)
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Mouse Moth
(Infrequent)
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Mottled Rustic
(Unusual)
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Rustic
(Regular)
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Brown Rustic
(Frequent)
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Straw Underwing
(Infrequent)
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Saxon
(Infrequent)
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Angle Shades
(Infrequent)
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Small Angle Shades
(Frequent)
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Haworth's Minor
(Frequent)
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Crescent
(Frequent)
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Rosy Rustic
(Regular)
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Flounced Rustic
(Regular)
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Small Wainscot
(Frequent)
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Small Dotted Buff
(Frequent)
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Dusky Brocade
(Very frequent)
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Clouded Brindle
(Infrequent)
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Clouded-bordered Brindle
(Very frequent)
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Dark Arches
(Very frequent)
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Light Arches
(Frequent)
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Confused
(Unusual)
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Double Lobed
(Infrequent)
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Middle-barred Minor
(Frequent)
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Dun-bar
(Unusual)
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Minor Shoulder-knot
(Infrequent)
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Northern Deep-brown Dart
(Unusual)
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Dark Brocade
(Regular)
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Antler Moth
(Very frequent)
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Silvery Arches
(Infrequent)
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Grey Arches
(Very frequent)
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Pale-shouldered Brocade
(Frequent)
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Beautiful Brocade
(Regular)
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Bright-line Brown-eye
(Very frequent)
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Broom Moth
(Frequent)
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Shears
(Regular)
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Campion
(Frequent)
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Lychnis
(Regular)
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Marbled Coronet
(Regular)
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Grey
(Unusual)
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Brown-line Bright Eye
(Unusual)
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Common Wainscot
(Infrequent)
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Smoky Wainscot
(Very frequent)
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Clay
(Infrequent)
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Shoulder-striped Wainscot
(Infrequent)
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Coast Dart
(Unusual)
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White-line Dart
(Regular)
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Heart and Dart
(Frequent)
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Archer's Dart
(Regular)
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Dark Sword-grass
(Infrequent)
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Flame
(Regular)
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Flame Shoulder
(Very frequent)
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Barred Chestnut
(Unusual)
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Purple Clay
(Very frequent)
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Ingrailed Clay
(Very frequent)
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Small Square-spot
(Very frequent)
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True Lover's Knot
(Very frequent)
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Northern Rustic
(Infrequent)
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Large Yellow Underwing
(Very frequent)
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Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing
(Regular)
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Lesser Yellow Underwing
(Frequent)
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Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing
(Very frequent)
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Great Brocade
(Regular)
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Double Dart
(Regular)
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Green Arches
(Frequent)
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Dotted Clay
(Very frequent)
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Square-spot Rustic
(Regular)
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Six-striped Rustic
(Frequent)
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Triple-spotted Clay
(Very frequent)
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Double Square-spot
(Very frequent)
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Gothic
(Infrequent)
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Green Silver-lines
(Infrequent)
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