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 24/05/20

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Taxon Spn Date Site (10k) Recorder Comment
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 (94 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. (53 Suffolk records)
Scrobipalpa nitentella  04/07/2015  TM44 - Orford Ness Suffolk Moth Group  Gen.det N.Sherman (42 Suffolk records)
Oegoconia deauratella  04/07/2015  TM44 - Orford Ness Suffolk Moth Group  Gen.det. N.Sherman (55 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 (38 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. (48 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 (79 Suffolk records)
Caloptilia hemidactylella  07/04/2020  TM25 - Wickham Market/Otley Mike Prentice  (S5e970c354239b) Gen det R. Watson (30 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 (63 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 (74 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 
Aproaerema larseniella  04/07/2014  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined (22 Suffolk records)
Scrobipalpa instabilella  27/07/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined (31 Suffolk records)
Tawny Marbled Minor Oligia latruncula  18/07/2015  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined 
Tawny Marbled Minor Oligia latruncula  15/06/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined 
Grey Dagger Acronicta psi  15/06/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined 
Dichrorampha alpinana  04/07/2014  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined (51 Suffolk records)
Bryotropha similis  27/07/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined (Very few Suffolk records - 5)
Bryotropha senectella  16/06/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined 
Coleophora spinella  04/07/2014  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined (32 Suffolk records)
Coleophora follicularis  15/06/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined (29 Suffolk records)
Agonopterix heracliana  04/07/2014  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined 
Phyllonorycter messaniella  27/07/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined 
Grey Dagger Acronicta psi  18/07/2015  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined 
Eucosma tripoliana  18/07/2015  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined 
Rufous Minor Oligia versicolor  15/06/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined 
Rufous Minor Oligia versicolor  18/07/2015  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined 
Tawny Marbled Minor Oligia latruncula  05/07/2019  TM46 - Minsmere/Leiston J Chainey, J Spence, D. Hatton, S. Holloway, T.Wilson  genitalia examined 
Coleophora alcyonipennella  16/07/2016  TL87 - Barnham/West Stow SMG  genitalia examined 
Scrobipalpa instabilella  07/08/2018  TM46 - Minsmere/Leiston John Chainey, Jenny Spence, D Hatton, T Wilson  genitalia examined (31 Suffolk records)
Tuta absoluta  09/10/2019  TM59 - Lowestoft Antony Wren  (S5e714e0fa4739) Gen Det  (Very few Suffolk records - 13)
Phyllonorycter tristrigella  27/07/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined 
Scrobipalpa atriplicella  04/07/2019  TM46 - Minsmere/Leiston John Chainey, Jenny Spence, D. Hatton, S. Holloway  genitalia examined (Very few Suffolk records - 14)
Coleophora discordella  04/07/2014  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined (Very few Suffolk records - 8)
Phyllonorycter messaniella  15/06/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined 
Mirificarma mulinella  18/07/2015  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined 
Bucculatrix maritima  15/06/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined (43 Suffolk records)
Marbled Minor Oligia strigilis  03/07/2015  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined 
Ectoedemia decentella  16/06/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined (89 Suffolk records)
Coleophora alcyonipennella  15/06/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined 
Dark Dagger Acronicta tridens  18/07/2015  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined (64 Suffolk records)
Coleophora adjunctella  15/06/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined (Very few Suffolk records - 6)
Ocnerostoma friesei  27/07/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined (40 Suffolk records)
Monochroa hornigi  27/07/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined (Very few Suffolk records - 5)
Tawny Marbled Minor Oligia latruncula  03/07/2015  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined 
Marbled Minor Oligia strigilis  15/06/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined 
Scrobipalpa obsoletella  16/06/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined (Very few Suffolk records - 9)
Scrobipalpa acuminatella  15/06/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined 
Bryotropha umbrosella  03/07/2015  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined (Very few Suffolk records - 8)
Marbled Minor Oligia strigilis  05/07/2019  TM46 - Minsmere/Leiston J Chainey, J Spence, D. Hatton, S. Holloway, T.Wilson  genitalia examined 
Epinotia abbreviana  05/07/2019  TM46 - Minsmere/Leiston J Chainey, J Spence, D. Hatton, S. Holloway, T.Wilson  genitalia examined 
Coleophora laricella  15/06/2018  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined (42 Suffolk records)
Carpatolechia fugitivella  04/07/2014  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined (24 Suffolk records)
Phyllonorycter maestingella  03/07/2015  TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe John Chainey, Matthew Deans, Jenny Spence  genitalia examined 
Zeiraphera isertana  25/07/2019  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Raymond A Watson  Gen.det 
Caryocolum marmorea  24/06/2019  TM44 - Orford Ness Raymond A Watson  Gen.det 
Coleophora striatipennella  01/06/2019  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Raymond A Watson  Gen.det (49 Suffolk records)
Coleophora versurella  01/06/2019  TM35 - Snape/Tunstall Raymond A Watson  Gen.det (80 Suffolk records)
     
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