Papers

Members of Devon Moth Group are involved in studies of moths in the county and beyond. Some selected studies and useful reference publications are given below. Papers published in the Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation are reproduced here with kind permission of the journal and further reproduction is not permitted without the prior consent of the publishers. You will need a .pdf viewer to open some of these files.

Street lighting has detrimental impacts on local insect populations (D H Boyes, D M Evans, R Fox, M S Parsons & M J O Pocock, 2021)

Is light pollution driving moth population declines? A review of causal mechanisms across the life cycle (D H Boyes, D M Evans, R Fox, M S Parsons & M J O Pocock, 2021)

A window to the world of global insect declines: moth biodiversity trends are complex and heterogeneous (D L Wagner, R Fox, D M Salcido & L A Dyer, 2021)

Fourth update to A Checklist of the Lepidoptera of the British Isles, 2013 (D J L Aggassiz, S D Beavan & R J Heckford, 2020)

Third update to A Checklist of the Lepidoptera of the British Isles, 2013 (D J L Aggassiz, S D Beavan & R J Heckford, 2020)

Insect population trends and the IUCN Red List process(R Fox, C A Harrower , J R Bell, C R Shortall, I Middlebrook & R J Wilson, 2019)

Second update to theĀ Checklist of the Lepidoptera of the British Isles, 2013 (D J L Aggassiz, S D Beavan & R J Heckford, 2019)

The dark side of street lighting: impacts on moths and evidence for the disruption of nocturnal pollen transport (C J Macgregor, D M Evans, R Fox & M J O Pocock, 2017)

Addenda and amendments to A Checklist of the Lepidoptera of the British Isles on account of subsequently published data (D J L Aggassiz, S D Beavan & R J Heckford, 2016)

Corrigenda to A Checklist of the Lepidoptera of the British Isles, 2013 (D J L Aggassiz, S D Beavan & R J Heckford, 2016)