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Currently arrival conditions
are poor

11039

Date: 8th February 2024

Scott Barron

Location: Penzance, Cornwall, UK

Details: Night of 7 February: 1 Pearly Underwing and 3 Dark Sword-grass to light.

11037

Date: 7th February 2024

Atropos

Location: St. Mellion, Cornwall

Details: Night of 6 February: 1 Silver-spotted Veneer (Euchromius ocellea) to light.

11035

Date: 7th February 2024

Atropos

Location: Truro, Cornwall, UK

Details: Night of 5 February: Silver-spotted Veneer (Euchromius ocellea) to light.

10995

Date: 6th February 2024

Mark Tunmore

Location: Lizard, Helston, Cornwall, UK

Details: Night of 4 February: 2 Silver-spotted Veneer (Euchromius ocellea) & 1 Dark Sword-grass to light.

10991

Date: 6th February 2024

Jim Baldwin

Location: Alverstone, Sandown, Isle of Wight, UK

Details: Palpita vitrealis (Olive-tree Pearl) recorded by Chuck Eccleston coming to a lighted window at Alverstone on 1st February and still present early on 2nd February. Interestingly, the recorder has established olive trees either side of his kitchen window. Is this the first record of this species in February in the UK?
Jim Baldwin (County Moth Recorder, Isle of Wight)

10981

Date: 6th February 2024

Alec Harmer

Location: Lymington Hants VC11

Details: February 6
Night of 5th M. unipuncta, White-speck, to garden MV, Lymington, Hants VC11.

10973

Date: 5th February 2024

Scott Barron

Location: Penzance, Cornwall, UK

Details: Night of 4 February: 1 Silver-spotted Veneer (Euchromius ocellea) & 1 Rusty-dot Pearl to light.

10970

Date: 5th February 2024

Atropos

Location: Romsey, Hampshire, UK

Details: Night of 4 February: 1 Silver-spotted Veneer (Euchromius ocellea) to light.

10967

Date: 4th February 2024

Atropos

Location: Thurlesstone, Devon

Details: Night of 2 February: 1 Silver-spotted Veneer (Euchromius ocellea) to light.

10966

Date: 4th February 2024

Atropos

Location: St Mellion, Saltash, Cornwall, UK

Details: Night of 3 February: 2 Silver-spotted Veneer (Euchromius ocellea), 2 Dark Sword-grass & 1 Pearly Underwing to light.

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