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Currently arrival conditions
are poor

5404

Date: 13th October 2022

Atropos

Location: Portland Bird Observatory

Details: Night of 12 October: Southern Brindled Green to light - first UK mainland record.

5402

Date: 12th October 2022

Ralph Parks

Location: Pelistry Farm, Green Lane, Maypole, Isles of Scilly, UK

Details: Night of 11/10/22, Purple Marbled, Convolvulus Hawk Moth, Vestal 4, Gem 1. Other highlights to date: Radfords Flame Shoulder 1 on 09/10/22, Tebenna micalis and Convolvulus on night of 25/09/22. Migrant totals from 24/09/22 to date (inlcuding last night) RDP 175, Rush Veneer 210, Vestal 10, Gem 1, White Speck 416, Gold Spot 1, Silver Y 6.

5400

Date: 12th October 2022

John Worth

Location: St Martin's, Isles of Scilly, St. Martin's, Higher Town, Isles of Scilly, UK

Details: Night of 11th October, 2022 at Little Arthur.
1 Vestal, 4 White-speck, 1 Small Mottled Willow, 1 Rusty-dot Pearl, 38 Rush Veneer, 1 Scarce-bordered Straw. At least 20 Rush Veneer by day (11th) while walking on the western half of St Martin's and White Island.

5397

Date: 12th October 2022

Atropos

Location: St Agnes, Isles of Scilly, UK

Details: Night of 11 October: 7 Vestal, 3 Gem, 2 Palpita vitrealis, 55 White-speck, 1 Pearly Underwing, 1 Scarce Bordered Straw, 1 Clancy's Rustic and 1 Small Mottled Willow to light.

5396

Date: 11th October 2022

John Worth

Location: St Martin's, Isles of Scilly, St. Martin's, Higher Town, Isles of Scilly, UK

Details: Night of 10th October at the Old Quay.
Rusty Dot Pearl 6, Rush Veneer 4 and Vestal (pink) 1.
Rush Veneer by day on St Martin's 8th and 10th, and on Tresco 9th.

5393

Date: 10th October 2022

Atropos

Location: Stoke Point (VC3)

Details: Night of 9 October: 1 Small Mottled Willow.

5390

Date: 10th October 2022

Andrew Foster

Location: Bridport, Dorset, UK

Details: Night of 9th October: 3 Rusty-dot Pearl, 2 Rush Veneer, 1 Vestal and 1 Western Conifer Seed Bug

5387

Date: 10th October 2022

Jeremy Patterson

Location: Round Hill, Brighton, UK

Details: Night of 9th October: Delicate to light.

5386

Date: 10th October 2022

George Davis

Location: Maenporth, Falmouth, UK

Details: 9 Rush Veneer, 5 Vestal, 2 ferrugalis and 1 Clifden nonpareil.

5384

Date: 10th October 2022

Ian Hodgson

Location: Coryates, West Dorset

Details: Night of 9th October Vestal to MV light.

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