Derbyshire Micro Moths

 
Moth Anatomy

DERBYSHIRE MICRO MOTHS  –   

The following is a photographic list of the Micro Moths that have been recorded in Derbyshire.

CLICK on the species below to take you to the Species Page, with Status in the County, ID Guide.and photographs. MICRO MOTH SPECIES SO FAR PHOTOGRAPHED & LISTED – 168 – of the 644 species listed in 1988.

LAST UPDATED – 3rd August 2020 – Epiphyas postvittana / Endotricha flammealis/ Bryotropha terrella / Hofmannophila pseuospretella /  Borkhausenia fuscescens

The first number is the “new” decimal-style checklist number, corresponding to “A checklist of the Lepidoptera of the British Isles” by Agassiz, D.J.L., Beavan, S.D. & Heckford R.J. 2013, from now on referred to as the “2013 checklist”.The next sequence of numbers refer to the Bradley & Fletcher Checklist  – 

References:

Derbyshire Moths 1986 Harrison & Sterling / DANES Journals / Micro Moths of Great Britain & Ireland, Sterling, Parsons and Lewington / British Moths, Manley. 

My thanks go to the following photo contributors:-

Bryan Barnacle / Simon Roddis / Will Soar / Ashlin Bower / Bill Grange / Steve Thorpe /Andy Butler/ Jane & Phil Lester/ Brian & Jean Hallam / Dave Evans / Gary Wain / Steve Orridge / Mark Gash / Paul Buxton / Mick Ball / John Wilson / Peter Stoppard / Pete Mella / Rowan Wakefield / Ian Viles

KEY TO COLOUR CODES:-

VIOLET NUMBER = SPECIES PHOTOGRAPHED / YELLOW = VAGRANT OR EXTINCT SPECIES /  ORANGE = MIGRANT / GREEN = SIGNIFICANT RECORD / RED = RED DATA SPECIES.

The List is Copyright to Tony Davison and may not be reproduced without prior permission.

Micropterigidae

1.005 BF5Micropterix calthella

Opostegidae

5.001 BF119Opostega salaciella

Adelidae

Adelinae

7.001 BF148Nemophora degeerella – photo by Jane & Phil Lester

7.003 BF146Nemophora cupriacella – (Coppery Longhorn) photo by Rowan Wakefield

7.005 BF145Nemophora minimella photo by Rowan Wakefield

7.006 BF150Adela reaumurella (Green (Oak) Longhorn)

7.009 BF153Cauchas fibulella – photo by Jane & Phil Lester

7.010 BF152Cauchas rufimitrella (Meadow Longhorn)photo by Rowan Wakefield

Tineidae

Nemapogoninae

12.012 BF224Triaxomera parasitella photo by Pete Mella 2nd county record

12.016 BF216Nemapogon cloacella (Cork Moth)

12.017 BF217Nemapogon koenigi (wolffiella) 1st county recordWill Soar 

Tineinae

12.026 BF236Tineola bisselliella (Common Clothes Moth)Dave Evans©

12.032 BF246Tinea semifulvella

Bucculatricidae

14.009 BF273Bucculatrix thoracellaDave Evans©

Gracillariidae

Gracillariinae

15.014 BF293Gracillaria syringella

15.015 BF294Aspilapteryx tringipennella – photo by Dave Evans

Lithocolletinae

15.053 BF332aPhyllonorycter leucographella (Firethorn Leaf-miner)

15.089 BF366aCameraria ohridella (Horse Chestnut Leaf-miner) photo by Mick Ball

Yponomeutidae

Yponomeutinae

16.001 BF424Yponomeuta evonymella (Bird-cherry Ermine)

16.002 BF425Yponomeuta padella (Orchard Ermine)

16.003 BF426Yponomeuta malinellus (Apple Ermine)

16.017 BF438Swammerdamia pyrella

Ypsolophidae

Ypsolophinae

17.003 BF453Ypsolopha dentella (Honeysuckle Moth)

17.005 BF455Ypsolopha scabrella

17.012 BF462 Ypsolopha sequella

Plutellidae

18.001 BF464 Plutella xylostella (Diamond-back Moth) migrant

18.003 BF465Plutella porrectellaphoto by Dave Evans

Glyphipterigidae

Glyphipteriginae

19.003 BF396Glyphipterix fuscviridellaphoto by Dave Evans

19.007 BF391Glyphipterix simpliciella (Cocksfoot Moth)photo by Mick Ball

Agyresthiidae

20.005 BF409a Argyresthia trifasciataphoto by Dave Evans

Praydidae

22.002 BF449Prays fraxinella (Ash Bud Moth)photo by Jane & Phil Lester

Scythropiidae

25.001 BF450Scythropia crataegella (Hawthorn Moth)

Oecophoridae

Oecophorinae

28.004 BF636Denisia similella rare species in Derbysphoto by Peter Stoppard

28.010 BF647Hoffmannophila pseudospretella (Brown House Moth)

28.012 BF644Borkhausenia fuscescens

28.014 BF642Crassa unitella

28.019 BF649 Esperia sulphurella – photo by John Wilson

Chimabachidae

29.001 BF663Diurnea fagella

Peleopodidae

31.001 BF658Carcinia quercana

Depressariidae

Depressariinae

32.007 BF701 Agonopterix ocellana

32.017 BF697Agonopterix arenella

32.018 BF688Agonopterix heracliana

32.031 BF695Agonopterix alstromeriana

Cosmopterigidae

Cosmopteriginae

34.004 BF898Limnaecia phragmitella

Gelechiidae

Anacampsinae

35.011 BF853Anacampus populleia

Dichomeridinae

35.028 BF866Brachmia blandella

Anomologinae

35.040 BF787Bryotropha terrella

35.081 BF731 Eulamprotes atrella

Gelechiinae

35.141 BF765Teleiodes vulgella

Batrachedridae

36.001 BF878 Batrachedra praeangusta

Coleophoridae

37.048 BF518Coleophora mayrella

37.049 BF533Coleophora anatipennella (Pistol Case-bearer)

Elachistidae

38.004 BF610Elachista argentella

38.039 BF609Elachista maculicerusella

Parametriotidae

39.001 BF905Blastodacna hellerella

39.001 BF906Blastodacna atra (Apple Pith Moth)• photo by Dave Evans

Momphidae

40.010 BF893Mompha epilobiella (Common Mompha)

Stathmopodidae

42.002 BF877Stathmopoda pedella – photo by Dave Evans

Pterophoridae

Pterophorinae

45.008 BF1504Gillmeria pallidactyla (Yarrow Plume)photo by Dave Evans

45.010 BF1497Amblyptilia acanthadactyla (Beautiful Plume)

45.012 BF1509Stenoptylia pterodactyla (Brown Plume)

45.044 BF1524Emmelina monodactyla (Common Plume)

Choreutidae

Choreutinae

48.007 BF389Choreutis pariana (Apple Leaf Skeletonizer)

Torticidae

Tortricinae

49.004 BF1010Ditula angustiorana (Red-barred Tortrix)

49.022 BF1000Ptycholoma lecheanaphoto by Peter Stoppard

49.024 BF969Pandemis corylana (Chequered Fruit-tree Tortrix)

49.026 BF972Pandemis heparana (Dark Fruit-tree Tortrix)

49.028 BF986Syndemis musculana – photo ny Jane & Phil Lester

49.029 BF1002Lozotaenia forsterana

49.031 BF989Aphelia paleana (Timothy Tortrix)

49.037 BF993Clepsis spectrana (Cyclamen Tortix)

49.038 BF994Clepsis consimiliana

49.049 BF998Epiphyas postvittana (Light Brown Apple Moth)

49.040 BF1001 Lozotaeniodes formosana

49.044 BF1025 Torticodes alternella

49.059 BF1033Tortrix viridana (Green Oak Tortrix)

49.060 BF1032Aleimma loeflingiana

49.062 BF1036 Acleris forsskaleana

49.066 BF1038Acleris laterana

49.069 BF1041Acleris sparsana

49.071 BF1062Acleris emargana

49.077 BF1048Acleris variegana (Garden Rose Tortrix)

49.083 BF1044Acleris ferrugana

49.091 BF1011Pseudargyrotoza conwagana

49.095 BF925Phtheochroa rugosana

49.109 BF937Agapeta hamana

49.120 BF947Aethes smeathmanniana

49.128 BF946Aethes rubigana 

Olethreutinae

49.150 BF1093Apotomis betuletana

49.156 BF1083Hedya nubiferana (Marbled Orchard Tortrix)

49.161 BF1063Celypha striana

49.166 BF1076Celypha lacunana

49.183 BF1108Lobesia abscisana

49.184 BF1106Lobesia reliquana – photo by Dave Evans

49.200 BF1216Enarmonia formosana – photo by Dave Evans

49.214 BF1126Ancylis badiana

49.215 BF1115Ancylis achatana

49.223 BF1159Rhopobota naevana

49.224 BF1205 Spilonota ocellana (Bud Moth)

49.242 BF1145Epinotia nanana

49.243 BF1135Epinotia demarniana

49.248 BF1139Epinotia tenerana

49.254 BF1133Epinotia bilunana

49.255 BF1138Epinotia nisella (f.decorana)

49.260 BF1165Zeiraphera isertana

49.265 BF1201Eucosma cana

49.269 BF1197Eucosma campoliliana – photo by Brian Hallam

49.275 BF1192Eucosma conterminana• 

49.279 BF1169Gypsonoma dealbana

49.281 BF1168Gypsonoma sociana photo by Dave Evans

49.288 BF1183Epiblema foenella – photo by Dave Evans

49.292 BF1174Notocelia cynosbatella

49.304 BF1207Clavigesta perdeyi – (Pine Leaf-mining Moth)

49.305 BF1210Rhyacionia buoliana (Pine-shoot Moth)

49.306 BF1211Rhyacionia pinicolona

49.313 BF1277 Dichrorampha acuminatana 1st county recordMick Ball

49.341 BF1260Cydia splendana

49.342 BF1259Cydia fagiglandana photo by Dave Evans

49.345 BF1219Lathronympha strigana

49.354 BF1251Grapholita jungiella 

49.359 BF1245Grapholita janthinana – photo by Paul Buxton

49.367 BF1236Pammene fasciana

Pyralidae

Galleriinae

62.001 BF1428Aphomia sociella (Bee Moth)

62.005 BF1426 Achroia grisella (Lesser Wax Moth)photo by Paul Buxton

62.006 BF1425Galleria mellonella (Wax Moth)

Phycitinae

62.007 BF1433Cryptoblabes bistriga

62.034 BF1436Acrobasis repandanaphoto by Dave Evans

62.038 BF1437Acrobasis consociella

62.048 BF1470Euzophera pinguis

62.058 BF1483Phycitodes binaevella

62.062 BF1479Plodia interpunctella (Indian Meal Moth) Importphoto by Dave Evans

62.065 BF1474Ephestia woodiella

Pyralinae

62.072 BF1417Pyralia farinalis (Meal Moth)

62.074 BF1421Aglossa pinguinalis (Large Tabby)

62.075 BF1413Hysopygia costalis (Gold Triangle)

62.076 BF1415Orthopygia glaucinalis

62.077 BF1424Endotricha flammealis (Rosy Tabby) photo by Ian Viles

Crambidae

Pyraustinae

63.002 BF1368Loxostege sticticalis migrantfirst Derbyshire RecordPhoto Dave Evans

63.006 BF1361Pyrausta aurata (Small Purple & Gold (Mint Moth)

63.007 BF1362Pyrausta purpuralis (Common Purple and Gold)

63.018 BF1378Anania coronata

63.020 BF1380Anania perlucidalis

63.025 BF1376Anania hortulata (Small Magpie)

Spilomelinae

63.031 BF1395Udea ferugalis (Rusty Dot Pearl) migrant

63.033 BF1388Udea lutealis

63.034 BF1390Udea prunalis

63.038 BF1405Pleuroptya ruralis (Mother of Pearl)

63.048 BF1408Palpita virealis – (Olive-tree Pearl) – migrant

63.052 BF1398Nomophila noctuella (Rush veneer)migrant 

63.054 BF1409aCydalima perspectalis (Box-tree Moth)photo Brian Hallam

Glaphyriinae

63.057 BF1356Evergestis forficalis (Garden Pebble)

63.060 BF1358Evergestis pallidata (Chequered Pearl)

Scopariinae

63.064 BF1334Scoparia ambigualis

63.067 BF1338Eudonia lacustrata

63.069 BF1342Eudonia angustea

Crambinae

63.079 BF1292Calamotropha paludella

63.080 BF1293Chrysoteuchia culmella (Garden Grass-veneer)

63.081 BF1294Crambus pascuella (Inlaid Grass-veneer)

63.088 BF1302Crambus perlella (f.warringtonellus) (Satin Grass-veneer)

63.089 BF1305Agriphila tristella

63.090 BF1306 –  Agriphila inquinatella

63.091 BF1307Agriphila latistriaphoto Will Soar

63.093 BF1304Agriphila straminella (Straw Grass-veneer)

63.095 BF1309Agriphila geniculea

63.099 BF1313Catoptria pinella 

63.102 BF1316Catoptria falsella

Acentropinae

63.114 BF1345Elophila nymphaeata (Brown China-mark)

63.115 BF1331Acentria ephemerella (Water Veneer)photo by Dave Evans

 

 

© Tony Davison – www.tonydavisonphotography.com

 

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