WINE RACE 2016 .. MATTc380 .. TRENT 353 .. BEN 347 ...... Garden species:- Macros 357, Micros 365, Total 722

Thursday, 1 December 2011

30th Nov 2011

Overnight min temp...8.2 deg
Strong winds with light showers until some time in the wee wee hours.
Nothing to add to the year list, but two macros' were recorded.

Large Nutmeg..."Inhabiting dry pasture and woodland fringes, the adults fly in June and July, and are attracted to light and sugar".....from UK Moths

30th November catch :-
1 x Large Nutmeg !
1 x Silver Y


Can anyone name this Catty ?... Found on the shed wall last night, about 35mm long.


  1. I think the catty is a cabbage moth.......
    You've nicked my Late Large Nutmeg record! I wonder if we can get 1 in December?

    p.s. Get down the offy!

  2. It entered the trap in December (after midnight)
    but it's a 30th record.
    I'm going to try and trap during December. weather allowing