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 12/08/20

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Taxon Spn Date Site (10k) Recorder Comment
Oegoconia deauratella  08/07/2020  TM13 - Brantham/Holbrook Mark Nowers  (S5f0b5708dddac) gen det (58 Suffolk records)
Cnephasia genitalana  09/07/2020  TM13 - Brantham/Holbrook Mark Nowers  (S5f0b574408f6d) female - gen det (65 Suffolk records)
Niditinea striolella  16/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f14368561c83) Gen Det by Raymond (Very few Suffolk records - 3)
Cnephasia stephensiana  02/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f00c1129cec4) Gen Det by Raymond watson 
Tischeria ekebladella  04/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f09ed3a49011) Gen Det and ID by Raymond Watson 
Haplotinea insectella  02/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f009b98ec198) Gen Det and Identification by Raymond Watson  (Very few Suffolk records - 5)
Ectoedemia heringi  04/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f09ed47db7bd) Gen Det and ID by Raymond Watson (35 Suffolk records)
Parachronistis albiceps  04/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f09ec86b075e) Gen Det and ID by Raymond Watson 
Ectoedemia subbimaculella  04/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f09ec78cd97e) Gen Det and ID by Raymond Watson 
Hoary Footman Eilema caniola  24/07/2014  TM06 - Bacton/Stowupland Clive A Stace  (S5f009cc388ea3) Gen Det - R. Raymond A Watson (Very few Suffolk records - 9)
Ectoedemia subbimaculella  20/06/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5efdfcda70b02) gen det - female  
Ectoedemia albifasciella  20/06/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5efdfc49bb571) gen det  
Phyllonorycter quercifoliella  04/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f09ecdcd21ce) Gen Det and ID by Raymond Watson 
Scrobipalpa nitentella  16/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f) Gen Det by Raymond (43 Suffolk records)
Argyresthia brockeella  04/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f09ec5b7ce92) Gen Det and ID by Raymond Watson 
Rufous Minor Oligia versicolor  16/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f14364bd1c68) Gen Det by Raymond 
Exoteleia dodecella  04/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f09eccf0ec47) Gen Det and ID by Raymond Watson 
Coleophora betulella  04/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f09ecb50923e) Gen Det and ID by Raymond Watson (24 Suffolk records)
Coleophora milvipennis  04/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f09ed13645c6) Gen Det and ID by Raymond Watson (31 Suffolk records)
Coleophora flavipennella  02/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f00c0fab256a) Gen Det by Raymond watson (28 Suffolk records)
Coleophora lutipennella  04/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f09ecc4d9e8c) Gen Det and ID by Raymond Watson (42 Suffolk records)
Phyllonorycter spinicolella  04/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f09ec9ae0a0f) Gen Det and ID by Raymond Watson 
Coleophora flavipennella  04/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f09ed07d9c8e) Gen Det and ID by Raymond Watson (28 Suffolk records)
Coleophora kuehnella  04/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f09ec6bbb552) Gen Det and ID by Raymond Watson (18 Suffolk records)
Phyllonorycter ulmifoliella  04/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f09ecea4e827) Gen Det and ID by Raymond Watson 
Monochroa cytisella  04/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f09ed21064e2) Gen Det and ID by Raymond Watson  
Argyresthia glaucinella  20/06/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5efdfc775720c) gen det - male (44 Suffolk records)
Ectoedemia heringi  20/06/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5efdfd03d1aaa) gen det - male  (35 Suffolk records)
Coleophora lineolea  04/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f09eca8a5ce1) Gen Det and ID by Raymond Watson 
Coleophora betulella  02/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f00c0dc7a239) Gen Det by Raymond watson (24 Suffolk records)
Rhopobota naevana  04/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f09ed2fcf6b4) Gen Det and ID by Raymond Watson  
Ectoedemia heringella  04/07/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5f09ecf96c1bc) Gen Det and ID by Raymond Watson 
Coleophora caespititiella  12/06/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5eede34a0f0d9) Gen det by Raymond (75 Suffolk records)
Coleophora versurella  12/06/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5eede31619f74) Gen det by Raymond (81 Suffolk records)
Coleophora peribenanderi  12/06/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5eede2bb37ef7) Gen det by Raymond (54 Suffolk records)
Coleophora kuehnella  12/06/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5eede27da2c16) Gen det by Raymond (18 Suffolk records)
Coleophora glaucicolella  12/06/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5eede2e74771b) Gen det by Raymond (49 Suffolk records)
Coleophora albicosta  12/06/2020  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Helen McClennon-Warnock  (S5eede24f684fa) Gen det by Raymond 
Oegoconia deauratella  12/06/2020  TM13 - Brantham/Holbrook Mark Nowers  (S5ef2f3b836c5d) confirmed by gen det - R. Marknowers (58 Suffolk records)
Epinotia nanana  23/06/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Terry Palmer  (S5ef5b7f708ec4) gen.det male  (16 Suffolk records)
Oegoconia caradjai  31/05/2020  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Terry Palmer  (S5ef5b71d4de99) gen.det female  (37 Suffolk records)
Oegoconia deauratella  21/06/2020  TM13 - Brantham/Holbrook Mark Nowers  (S5ef3b2d075add) gen det - R. Marknowers (58 Suffolk records)
Oxyptilus laetus  11/07/2019  TG50 - Gorleston Keith Knights, Brian Jones, Alan Eaton  9 traps (125w mvs + 40w actinics). Male, gen.det R.Watson. (Very few Suffolk records - 4)
Agonopterix heracliana  18/02/2019  TM48 - Beccles/Brampton Donovan, Jaqueline  gen det Peter Follett 
Tinea pellionella  24/02/2020  TM14 - Ipswich David Basham  (S5eb565df54304) Male, ex larval case. Gen det by Raymond Watson. Larval cases collected on 24/02/2020 from the bedroom carpet and reared through. Moth emerged 03/05/2020  (42 Suffolk records)
Dichrorampha aeratana  26/05/2020  TM25 - Wickham Market/Otley David Basham  (S5ed168ce8bcff) Female by gen det RW  (Very few Suffolk records - 8)
Caloptilia elongella  30/03/2019  TM46 - Minsmere/Leiston Clive Watts  (S5ed0202474ea8) No gen det available,but photo attached.  
Phalonidia udana  19/07/2013  TM07 - Thelnetham/Redgrave John Chainey  Male, gen. det John Chainey. (Very few Suffolk records - 3)
Phycitodes saxicola  26/07/2016  TM23 - Felixstowe/Landguard Point Mike Marsh  Male, gen det N. Sherman (22 Suffolk records)
Phyllonorycter joannisi  04/08/2016  TL96 - Thurston/Elmswell Paul Bryant  Gen Det R Watson (96 Suffolk records)
White-spotted Pug Eupithecia tripunctaria  11/08/2016  TL96 - Thurston/Elmswell Paul Bryant  Male, gen Det N Sherman 
Stigmella hybnerella  23/08/2016  TL96 - Thurston/Elmswell Paul Bryant  Gen Det R Watson 
Argyresthia albistria  24/08/2016  TL96 - Thurston/Elmswell Paul Bryant  Gen Det R Watson 
Ectoedemia albifasciella  21/07/2016  TL96 - Thurston/Elmswell Paul Bryant  Gen Det R Watson 
Coleophora peribenanderi  04/07/2015  TM44 - Orford Ness Suffolk Moth Group  Gen.det. (54 Suffolk records)
Scrobipalpa nitentella  04/07/2015  TM44 - Orford Ness Suffolk Moth Group  Gen.det N.Sherman (43 Suffolk records)
Oegoconia deauratella  04/07/2015  TM44 - Orford Ness Suffolk Moth Group  Gen.det. N.Sherman (58 Suffolk records)
Coleophora alticolella  04/07/2015  TM44 - Orford Ness Suffolk Moth Group  Gen.det. (43 Suffolk records)
Chionodes distinctella  04/07/2015  TM44 - Orford Ness Suffolk Moth Group  Gen.det N.Sherman (77 Suffolk records)
Tinea pellionella  08/07/2016  TL96 - Thurston/Elmswell Paul Bryant  Gen Det R Watson (42 Suffolk records)
Ectoedemia albifasciella  08/07/2016  TL96 - Thurston/Elmswell Paul Bryant  Gen Det R Watson 
Coleophora deauratella  04/07/2015  TM44 - Orford Ness Suffolk Moth Group  Gen.det. (Very few Suffolk records - 6)
Coleophora adspersella  04/07/2015  TM44 - Orford Ness Suffolk Moth Group  Gen.det. (18 Suffolk records)
Coleophora atriplicis  04/07/2015  TM44 - Orford Ness Suffolk Moth Group  Gen.det. (Very few Suffolk records - 13)
Zeiraphera isertana  07/07/2016  TL96 - Thurston/Elmswell Paul Bryant  Gen Det N Sherman 
Coleophora glaucicolella  04/07/2015  TM44 - Orford Ness Suffolk Moth Group  Gen.det. (49 Suffolk records)
Coleophora argentula  17/07/2016  TL95 - Bradfield/Hitcham Paul Bryant  Gen Det R Watson 
Elachista utonella  16/07/2016  TL96 - Thurston/Elmswell Paul Bryant  Gen Det R Watson (Very few Suffolk records - 7)
Coleophora hemerobiella  23/07/2016  TL96 - Thurston/Elmswell Paul Bryant  Gen Det R Watson (80 Suffolk records)
Caloptilia hemidactylella  07/04/2020  TM25 - Wickham Market/Otley Mike Prentice  (S5e970c354239b) Gen det R. Watson (31 Suffolk records)
Niditinea fuscella  01/06/2014 to 31/07/2014  TM34 - Hollesley/Rendlesham Forest Raymond Watson  Found in roof feeding on mouse remains. Gen. det R. Watson. (41 Suffolk records)
Stigmella obliquella  23/07/2016  TL96 - Thurston/Elmswell Paul Bryant  Gen Det R Watson (52 Suffolk records)
Phyllonorycter klemannella  27/07/2016  TL96 - Thurston/Elmswell Paul Bryant  Gen Det R Watson (50 Suffolk records)
Rufous Minor Oligia versicolor  09/07/2016  TL88 - Thetford J Chainey, J Spence, S Holloway, D Hatton, T Wilson  genitalia examined 
Phalonidia udana  27/06/2015  TL78 - Brandon/Lakenheath Katherine Puttick  Male, gen det Jon Clifton. (Very few Suffolk records - 3)
Tawny Marbled Minor Oligia latruncula  09/07/2016  TL88 - Thetford J Chainey, J Spence, S Holloway, D Hatton, T Wilson  genitalia examined 
Eudemis porphyrana  09/07/2019  TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham Higgott, Jeff (Mr J B)  Article on 2 micros new to Suffolk in Atropos (records not subbmitted by recorder). Record confirmed by gen det by recorder. Photo with article.  (Only Suffolk record)
Oegoconia quadripuncta  09/07/2016  TL88 - Thetford J Chainey, J Spence, S Holloway, D Hatton, T Wilson  genitalia examined (21 Suffolk records)
Coleophora albicosta  09/07/2016  TL88 - Thetford J Chainey, J Spence, S Holloway, D Hatton, T Wilson  genitalia examined 
Bryotropha terrella  09/07/2016  TL88 - Thetford J Chainey, J Spence, S Holloway, D Hatton, T Wilson  genitalia examined 
Acleris ferrugana  09/07/2016  TL88 - Thetford J Chainey, J Spence, S Holloway, D Hatton, T Wilson  genitalia examined 
Chionodes distinctella  09/07/2016  TL88 - Thetford J Chainey, J Spence, S Holloway, D Hatton, T Wilson  genitalia examined (77 Suffolk records)
Nemapogon cloacella  15/06/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined 
Carpatolechia fugitivella  05/07/2019  TM46 - Minsmere/Leiston J Chainey, J Spence, D. Hatton, S. Holloway, T.Wilson  genitalia examined (24 Suffolk records)
Coleophora salicorniae  27/07/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined (92 Suffolk records)
Epinotia caprana  19/09/2014  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  confirmed by genitalia dissection (R. Watson) (Very few Suffolk records - 6)
Tawny Marbled Minor Oligia latruncula  04/07/2019  TM46 - Minsmere/Leiston John Chainey, Jenny Spence, D. Hatton, S. Holloway  genitalia examined 
Teleiopsis diffinis  15/06/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined 
Acleris ferrugana  04/07/2019  TM46 - Minsmere/Leiston John Chainey, Jenny Spence, D. Hatton, S. Holloway  genitalia examined 
Phyllonorycter messaniella  18/07/2015  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined 
Epinotia brunnichana  15/06/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined; unicolorous form 
Notocelia rosaecolana  04/07/2014  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined (66 Suffolk records)
Elachista canapennella  27/07/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined 
Coleophora caespititiella  15/06/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined (75 Suffolk records)
Grapholita lobarzewskii  15/06/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined (Very few Suffolk records - 3)
Aproaerema larseniella  15/06/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined (22 Suffolk records)
Triaxomera parasitella  15/06/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined; specimen very worn (50 Suffolk records)
Acleris maccana  19/09/2014  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  confirmed by genitalia dissection (R. Watson)  (Only Suffolk record)
Rufous Minor Oligia versicolor  04/07/2019  TM46 - Minsmere/Leiston John Chainey, Jenny Spence, D. Hatton, S. Holloway  genitalia examined 
Elachista canapennella  15/06/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined 
     
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