Flying tonight

Below is a list of the macro moths which may be seen in Ceredigion at this time of year. This is not an exhaustive list, moths can appear out of their normal flight period, or you may have a new species for the county. The list contains only common names and is ordered by species abundance for this month giving the total number of individuals for each species and the number for this month. Rarer species may require evidence such as a photo or even the specimen to confirm identification. Please contact the county recorder if you need help with identification or you have something which is not in the following list.
Vernacular Total Individuals Nov Evidence Req.
Chestnut 21819 6123
Mottled Umber 10060 4341
December Moth 5513 3189
November Moth 12976 2588 Dissection
Northern Winter Moth 2104 1815 Photo
Feathered Thorn 3705 1796
November Moth agg. 4362 1752
Yellow-line Quaker 4415 1375
Winter Moth 8595 1096
Pale November Moth 4370 948 Dissection
Scarce Umber 1120 855
Autumnal Moth 2359 804 Dissection
Red-green Carpet 6084 753
Spruce Carpet 2028 296
Grey Pine Carpet 2810 227
Red-line Quaker 3323 186
Satellite 1230 181
Brick 578 127
Red Sword-grass 669 99
Green-brindled Crescent 1936 91
Dark Chestnut 241 87 Photo
Angle Shades 1240 83
Autumn Green Carpet 698 77
Silver Y 5847 68
Merveille du Jour 726 60
Grey Shoulder-knot 211 49
Beaded Chestnut 665 21
Dark Sword-grass 357 21
Streak 57 8 Photo
Pale Pinion 193 6
Blair's Shoulder-knot 170 6
Pine Carpet 135 6
Dark Arches 14145 4
Pearly Underwing 45 3 Photo
Herald 174 2
Gem 37 2 Photo
Orange Upperwing 7 2 Photo
Mallow 2 2 Photo