Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.)

Several species of moth cannot be identified from external features. For these species it is necessary to resort to genitalia examination, usually via a full dissection, to firmly establish the identity of the moth.

 

Latest Specimen Determination - Listed by Record Upload Date - Last Updated 17/01/21

[ List by Specimen Date | List by Record Uploaded ]

Taxon Spn Date Site (10k) Recorder Comment
Coleophora pyrrhulipennella  26/05/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap on track to 2nd carry + other on track to 17th green. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (27 Suffolk records)
Coleophora kuehnella  20/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap in garden by greenhouse + other by garages Golf cottages. Female, gen.det N.Sherman. (22 Suffolk records)
Bryotropha senectella  05/08/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap on track to 2nd carry + other on track to 17th green. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. 
Dichrorampha aeratana  19/05/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Found in garden Golf cottages. Male, gen. det N.Sherman. (Very few Suffolk records - 10)
Coleophora lutipennella  25/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  1 trap by fen area back of 4th green + other trap in 5th carry. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (45 Suffolk records)
Coleophora lusciniaepennella  25/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  1 trap by fen area back of 4th green + other trap in 5th carry. Female, gen.det N.Sherman. (24 Suffolk records)
Coleophora versurella  21/05/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap on track to 2nd carry + other on track to 17th green. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (86 Suffolk records)
Parornix torquillella  21/05/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap on track to 2nd carry + other on track to 17th green. Female, gen.det N.Sherman. (82 Suffolk records)
Bactra lancealana  08/09/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap at 2nd carry + other at 18th carry. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. 
Coleophora spinella  30/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap on track to 5th hole plus other in Alder carr woodland on left of 5th ride. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (34 Suffolk records)
Coleophora caespititiella  16/07/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap on track to 2nd carry + other on track to 17th green. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (79 Suffolk records)
Coleophora trifolii  23/07/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap in garden by greenhouse + other by garages Golf cottages. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (79 Suffolk records)
Coleophora versurella  12/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap on track to 2nd carry. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (86 Suffolk records)
Coleophora lutipennella  13/07/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap on track to 2nd carry. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (45 Suffolk records)
Coleophora caespititiella  21/05/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap on track to 2nd carry + other on track to 17th green. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (79 Suffolk records)
Elachista canapennella  30/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap on track to 5th hole plus other in Alder carr woodland on left of 5th ride. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. 
Acleris schalleriana  30/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap on track to 5th hole plus other in Alder carr woodland on left of 5th ride. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (52 Suffolk records)
Coleophora alticolella  13/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap by garages Golf cottages. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (45 Suffolk records)
Saltern Ear Amphipoea fucosa  07/08/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap by fen area behind 4th green + other by 15th reedbed area. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. 
Coleophora caespititiella  13/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap by garages Golf cottages. Feale, gen.det N.Sherman. (79 Suffolk records)
Coleophora kuehnella  25/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  1 trap by fen area back of 4th green + other trap in 5th carry. 2 Male + female, gen.det N.Sherman. (22 Suffolk records)
Elachista canapennella  25/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  1 trap by fen area back of 4th green + other trap in 5th carry. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. 
Eudemis profundana  04/08/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap in garden by greenhouse + other by garages Golf cottages. Female, gen.det N.Sherman. 
Ectoedemia louisella  19/09/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap at back of 15th green + on left side of 15th under Oak trees. Female, gen det N.Sherman. (40 Suffolk records)
Coleophora serratella  13/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Both traps run along fen edge on left of 7th hole (9 hole). Male, gen.det N.Sherman. 
Endothenia ustulana  19/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Seen in garden Golf cottages. Female, gen.det N.Sherman. (Very few Suffolk records - 5)
Coleophora pyrrhulipennella  13/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Both traps run along fen edge on left of 7th hole (9 hole). Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (27 Suffolk records)
Coleophora glaucicolella  25/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  1 trap by fen area back of 4th green + other trap in 5th carry. Males, gen.det N.Sherman. (52 Suffolk records)
Coleophora taeniipennella  07/08/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap by fen area behind 4th green + other by 15th reedbed area. 2x males, gen.det N.Sherman. (35 Suffolk records)
Coleophora milvipennis  24/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Both traps along fen/heath edge on left of 7th hole (9 Hole). Male, gen.det N.Sherman (with additional assistance from Jon Clifton). (36 Suffolk records)
Coleophora betulella  13/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Both traps run along fen edge on left of 7th hole (9 hole). Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (27 Suffolk records)
Acleris ferrugana  23/01/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap on track to 2nd carry. Gen.det. 
Coleophora betulella  23/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap on track to 2nd carry + other on track to 17th green. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (27 Suffolk records)
Coleophora glaucicolella  16/07/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap on track to 2nd carry + other on track to 17th green. Female, gen.det N.Sherman. (52 Suffolk records)
Bryotropha affinis  12/08/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap in garden by greenhouse + other by garages Golf cottages. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. 
Coleophora salicorniae  07/08/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap by fen area behind 4th green + other by 15th reedbed area. 3x Males, gen.det N.Sherman. (97 Suffolk records)
Coleophora betulella  25/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  1 trap by fen area back of 4th green + other trap in 5th carry. Males, gen.det N.Sherman. (27 Suffolk records)
Ectoedemia atrifrontella  08/09/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap at 2nd carry + other at 18th carry. Female, gen.det N.Sherman. (24 Suffolk records)
Bryotropha affinis  23/07/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap in garden by greenhouse + other by garages Golf cottages. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. 
Elachista canapennella  07/08/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap by fen area behind 4th green + other by 15th reedbed area. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. 
Aproaerema larseniella  25/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  1 trap by fen area back of 4th green + other trap in 5th carry. Males, gen.det N.Sherman. (24 Suffolk records)
Coleophora striatipennella  21/05/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap on track to 2nd carry + other on track to 17th green. Males, gen.det N.Sherman. (52 Suffolk records)
Carpatolechia notatella  01/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap in garden by greenhouse + other by garages Golf cottages. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (Very few Suffolk records - 9)
Coleophora taeniipennella  25/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  1 trap by fen area back of 4th green + other trap in 5th carry. Female, gen.det N.Sherman. (35 Suffolk records)
Parornix betulae  09/05/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  125w Skinner trap in garden by greenhouse + 125w Robinson trap by garages 2 Golf cottages. Male, gen det N.Sherman. (86 Suffolk records)
Ectoedemia louisella  31/07/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  125w Skinner trap in graden by greenhouse + 125w Robinson trap by garages Golf cottages. Female, gen.det N.Sherman. (40 Suffolk records)
Bryotropha affinis  19/08/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap in garden by greenhouse + other by garages Golf cottages. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. 
Elachista canapennella  02/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap in garden by greenhouse + other by garages Golf cottages. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. 
Coleophora salinella  07/08/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap by fen area behind 4th green + other by 15th reedbed area. Female, gen.det N.Sherman. (19 Suffolk records)
Eudemis profundana  07/08/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap by fen area behind 4th green + other by 15th reedbed area. Female, gen.det N.Sherman. 
Dichrorampha aeratana  10/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Found in garden Golf cottages. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (Very few Suffolk records - 10)
Elachista consortella  19/09/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap at back of 15th green + on left side of 15th under Oak trees. Male, gen det N.Sherman. (Very few Suffolk records - 3)
Coleophora mayrella  17/07/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap by garages Golf cottages. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. 
Coleophora striatipennella  26/05/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap on track to 2nd carry + other on track to 17th green. Males, gen.det N.Sherman. (52 Suffolk records)
Coleophora flavipennella  25/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  1 trap by fen area back of 4th green + other trap in 5th carry. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (32 Suffolk records)
Dichrorampha alpinana  26/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap in garden by greenhouse + other by garages Golf cottages. Male + female, gen. det N.Sherman (69 Suffolk records)
Coleophora caespititiella  24/05/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap in garden by greenhouse + other by garages Golf cottages. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (79 Suffolk records)
Coleophora versurella  30/07/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap on track to 2nd carry + other on track to 3rd green. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (86 Suffolk records)
Dichrorampha acuminatana  04/08/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap in garden by greenhouse + other by garages Golf cottages. Female, gen.det N.Sherman. 
Ear Moth agg. Amphipoea oculea agg.  03/08/2014  TM13 - Brantham/Holbrook Jackson, Edward  No gen det. 
Coleophora kuehnella  19/06/2020  TL88 - Thetford Suffolk Moth Group  6 traps run around scrub and grassland areas. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (22 Suffolk records)
Coleophora glaucicolella  02/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Swept from saltmarsh vegetation in evening. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (52 Suffolk records)
Coleophora alticolella  02/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Swept from saltmarsh vegetation in evening. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (45 Suffolk records)
Neosphaleroptera nubilana  14/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  30w twin actinic trap in garden by greenhouse + 125w Robinson trap by garages 2 Golf cottages. Female, gen.det N.Sherman. (Very few Suffolk records - 6)
Coleophora atriplicis  02/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Swept from saltmarsh vegetation in evening. Males, gen.det N.Sherman. (Very few Suffolk records - 14)
Scrobipalpa samadensis  16/07/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Swept from saltmarsh vegetation. Female, gen.det N.Sherman. (Very few Suffolk records - 9)
Sorhagenia lophyrella  19/06/2020  TL88 - Thetford Suffolk Moth Group  6 traps run around scrub and grassland areas. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (Very few Suffolk records - 4)
Niditinea striolella  10/08/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Trap in garden by greenhouse + other by garages Golf cottages. Female, gen.det N.Sherman. (Very few Suffolk records - 4)
Coleophora salinella  16/07/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Swept from saltmarsh vegetation. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (19 Suffolk records)
Scrobipalpa nitentella  16/07/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Swept from saltmarsh vegetation. Female, gen det John Chainey. (46 Suffolk records)
Elachista scirpi  02/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Swept from saltmarsh vegetation in evening. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (Very few Suffolk records - 10)
Coleophora deviella  16/07/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Swept from saltmarsh vegetation. Males, 1 gen det John Chainey, 3 gen det N.Sherman. (Very few Suffolk records - 9)
Scrobipalpa salicorniae  16/07/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Swept from saltmarsh vegetation. Male, gen det John Chainey. (Very few Suffolk records - 5)
Scrobipalpa samadensis  02/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Swept from saltmarsh vegetation in evening. Male, gen.det N.Sherman. (Very few Suffolk records - 9)
Scrobipalpa instabilella  16/07/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Neil Sherman  Swept from saltmarsh vegetation. Females, gen.det N.Sherman. (34 Suffolk records)
Scythris potentillella  25/05/2020  TL77 - Mildenhall Neil Sherman  Large numbers (100+) seen on flowers, 2 collected. Male + female, gen.det N.Sherman. (Very few Suffolk records - 10)
Agonopterix heracliana  21/03/2020  TM58 - Carlton Colville/Kessingland Peter Follett  Gen detted and Photographed. 
Dichrorampha flavidorsana  22/07/2020  TL96 - Thurston/Elmswell Paul Bryant  Gen. Det (N Sherman, Dec 2020) (Very few Suffolk records - 4)
Common Rustic Mesapamea secalis  26/07/2020  TM58 - Carlton Colville/Kessingland Peter Follett  Dissected and genitalia examined 
Aproaerema larseniella  27/06/2020  TM04 - Hadleigh Suffolk Moth Group  6 traps (1 actinic) run along woodland tracks in southern section of the wood. Males, gen.det John Chainey (2) & N. Sherman (1). (24 Suffolk records)
Swammerdamia caesiella  15/08/2020  TM46 - Minsmere/Leiston Suffolk Moth Group  9x moth traps run in wet meadows plus wine ropes put out along boundary hedge. Female, gen det John Chainey. 
Coleophora coracipennella  29/07/2020  TL96 - Thurston/Elmswell Paul Bryant  Gen. Det (N Sherman, Dec 2020) (Very few Suffolk records - 7)
Dichrorampha petiverella  22/07/2020  TL96 - Thurston/Elmswell Paul Bryant  Gen. Det (N Sherman, Dec 2020) (80 Suffolk records)
Coleophora saxicolella  15/08/2020  TM46 - Minsmere/Leiston Suffolk Moth Group  9x moth traps run in wet meadows plus wine ropes put out along boundary hedge. Female, gen det John Chainey. (39 Suffolk records)
Elachista freyerella  31/07/2020  TL96 - Thurston/Elmswell Paul Bryant  Gen. Det (N Sherman, Dec 2020) (15 Suffolk records)
Acleris ferrugana  17/11/2020  TM48 - Beccles/Brampton Follett, P. & Wren, A.  Gen.detted 
Dystebenna stephensi  22/07/2020  TL96 - Thurston/Elmswell Paul Bryant  Gen. Det (N Sherman, Dec 2020) (Very few Suffolk records - 12)
Coleophora lusciniaepennella  27/06/2020  TM04 - Hadleigh Suffolk Moth Group  6 traps (1 actinic) run along woodland tracks in southern section of the wood. Female, gen.det John Chainey. (24 Suffolk records)
Coleophora flavipennella  07/08/2020  TL96 - Thurston/Elmswell Paul Bryant  Gen. Det (N Sherman, Dec 2020) (32 Suffolk records)
Coleophora asteris  15/08/2020  TM46 - Minsmere/Leiston Suffolk Moth Group  9x moth traps run in wet meadows plus wine ropes put out along boundary hedge. Female, gen det John Chainey. (Very few Suffolk records - 6)
Coleophora anatipennella  27/06/2020  TM04 - Hadleigh Suffolk Moth Group  6 traps (1 actinic) run along woodland tracks in southern section of the wood. Male, gen.det John Chainey. (26 Suffolk records)
Coleophora flavipennella  15/05/2020  TM48 - Beccles/Brampton Follett, P. & Wren, A.  Reared and Gen Det done (32 Suffolk records)
Cydia inquinatana  03/07/2018  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham J B Higgott  (S5fd260582f7b1) Genitalia det. -ExpRec (32 Suffolk records)
Coleophora serratella  27/06/2020  TM04 - Hadleigh Suffolk Moth Group  6 traps (1 actinic) run along woodland tracks in southern section of the wood. Male, gen det N. Sherman. 
Coleophora flavipennella  27/06/2020  TM04 - Hadleigh Suffolk Moth Group  6 traps (1 actinic) run along woodland tracks in southern section of the wood. 2 Males and 1 female, gen.det John Chainey. (32 Suffolk records)
Epinotia nanana  27/06/2020  TM04 - Hadleigh Suffolk Moth Group  6 traps (1 actinic) run along woodland tracks in southern section of the wood. Male, gen det N.Sherman. (18 Suffolk records)
Grey Dagger Acronicta psi  08/05/2020  TM58 - Carlton Colville/Kessingland Peter Follett  Genitalia examined, Photographed 
Coleophora alcyonipennella  14/08/2020  TL96 - Thurston/Elmswell Paul Bryant  Gen. Det (N Sherman, Dec 2020) 
Parornix torquillella  15/08/2020  TM46 - Minsmere/Leiston Suffolk Moth Group  9x moth traps run in wet meadows plus wine ropes put out along boundary hedge. Male, gen det John Chainey. (82 Suffolk records)
Coleophora ibipennella  25/06/2020  TL96 - Thurston/Elmswell Paul Bryant  Gen. Det (N Sherman, Dec 2020) (19 Suffolk records)
     
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