Bibliography: documents relating to moths in Berkshire

This is a list of published books and papers, and unpublished reports ("grey literature"), that include information relating to moths in Berkshire vice-county. It is currently (Oct 2011) very incomplete, but we're working on it! If you know of any items that should be added to this list please contact us with the relevant details.
Latest additions (@ January 2016) are in bold.
  • Alexander, K.N.A. 1996. Morophaga choragella ([D. & S.]) (Lepidoptera: Tineidae) in Windsor Forest and Great Park and other records from southern England. British Journal of Entomology and Natural History 9(3): 165.
  • Baker, B.R. 1994. The butterflies and moths of Berkshire. Hedera Press, Uffington.
  • Bretherton, R.F. 1940. A list of the macro-lepidoptera of the Oxford district.  Ashmolean Natural History Society - Proceedings and Report for 1939.
  • Bretherton, R.F. 1941. Additions to the list of the macro-lepidoptera of the Oxford district. Ashmolean Natural History Society - Proceedings and Report for 1940. [MCH has so far been unable to find a copy of this document, if you know of a source for it please let us know.]
  • Bretherton, R.F. 1966. The new Plusia: Autographa gracilis Lempke The Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation 78: 185. [Gives details of the occurrence of Lempke's Gold Spot (now Plusia putnami), in Cumnor Hill in 1940 - this is the only known record for VC22, but is regarded by MCH as unconfirmed.] 
  • Butterfly Conservation, Upper Thames Branch. 1997. Moth conservation leaflets: Striped Lychnis and Scarlet Tiger. Butterfly Conservation, Upper Thames Branch. [Written by M.C. Harvey.]
  • Clarke, S.A., and Bourn, N. 2000. Butterfly Conservation regional action plan Thames region. Butterfly Conservation. [Includes some information on scarcer moths considered as priorities at the time.]
  • Corley, M.F.V. 1985. Pareulype berberata (D. & S.) (Lepidoptera: Geometridae) in Oxfordshire. [Unpublished?]
  • Dumbleton, M.J. 2003. The moths of Bracknell, Berkshire, 1976-1985. Supplement to the Reading Naturalist no: 55. Reading and District Natural History Society. [Available to download from the RDNHS website, under "Other publications".]
  • Emmet, A.M. 1948. Second supplement to the list of macro-lepidoptera of the Oxford district. Ashmolean Natural History Society - Proceedings and Report for 1941-47.
  • Finch, L.J. 2005. Macro moths in SU88R - 2005.
  • Finch, L.J. 2006. Macro moths at BBOWT Woolley Firs, Maidenhead - 2006.
  • Finch, L.J. 2006. Macro moths in SU88R - 2006.
  • Finch, L.J. 2007. Macro moths at BBOWT Woolley Firs, Maidenhead - 2007.
  • Finch, L.J. 2007. Macro moths at Cannon Court Farm and Beeching-grove Wood, Maidenhead - 2007.
  • Finch, L.J. 2007. Macro moths in SU88R - 2007.
  • Finch, L.J. 2008. Macro Moths at BBOWT Woolley Firs, Maidenhead - 2008.
  • Finch, L.J. 2008. Macro moths at Cannon Court Farm and Beeching-grove Wood, Maidenhead - 2008.
  • Finch, L.J. 2009. Macro Moths at BBOWT Woolley Firs, Maidenhead - 2009.
  • Finch, L.J. 2009. Macro Moths at Cannon Court Farm and Beeching-grove Wood, Maidenhead - 2009.
  • Finch, L.J. 2010. Macro moths at Cannon Court Farm and Beeching-grove Wood, Maidenhead - 2010.
  • Finch, L.J. 2010. Macro moths at Hyde Farm and Temple Farm, Maidenhead - 2010.
  • Finch, L.J. 2011. Moth marking experiments at Maidenhead, Hemsdale - 2010.
  • Finch, L.J. 2011. Macro Moths at Pinkney's Green Brick Pit, Maidenhead - 2011.
  • Finch, L.J. 2011. Moth marking experiments at Maidenhead, Hemsdale - 2011.
  • Finch, L.J. 2011. Macro Moths at Pinkney's Green Brick Pit, Maidenhead - 2011.
  • Finch, L.J. 2011. Macro Moth catches at Maidenhead, Hemsdale using an experimental Trap - 2011.
  • Finch, L.J. 2011. Macro Moths at BBOWT Woolley Firs, Maidenhead - 2011.
  • Finch, L.J. 2011. Macro Moths at Cannon Court Farm and Beeching-grove Wood, Maidenhead - 2011.
  • Finch, L.J. 2011. Macro Moths at Hyde Farm and Temple Farm, Maidenhead - 2011.
  • Finch, L.J. 2011. Macro Moths at Maidenhead Thicket - 2011.
  • Finch, L.J. 2012. Macro Moths at BBOWT Woolley Firs, Maidenhead - 2012. [view] [download]
  • Finch, L.J. 2012. Macro Moths at Maidenhead Thicket - 2012. [view] [download]
  • Finch, L.J. 2013. Macro Moths at Maidenhead Thicket - 2013. [view] [download]
  • Finch, L.J. 2013. Macro Moths at BBOWT Woolley Firs, Maidenhead - 2013. [view] [download]
  • Finch, L.J. 2014. Macro Moths at BBOWT Woolley Firs, Maidenhead - 2014. [view] [download]
  • Finch, L.J. 2014. Macro Moths at BBOWT Snelsmore Common Country Park - 2014. [view] [download]
  • Finch, L.J. 2015. Macro Moths at BBOWT Woolley Firs, Maidenhead - 2015. [view] [download]
  • Finch, L.J. 2015. Macro Moths at Maidenhead Thicket - 2014. [view] [download]
  • Finch, L.J. 2015. Macro Moths at Maidenhead Thicket - 2015. [view] [download]
  • Finch, L.J. 2016. Macro Moths at BBOWT Snelsmore Common Country Park - 2015. [view] [download]
  • Finch, L.J., and Finch, M.J. 2009. Macro moths in SU88R - 2008.
  • Finch, L.J., and Finch, M.J. 2010. Macro Moths in SU88R - 2009.
  • Finch, L.J., and Finch, M.J. 2011. Macro moths in SU88R - 2010.
  • Finch, L.J., and Finch, M.J. 2012. Macro moths in SU88R - 2011. [view] [download]
  • Finch, L.J., and Finch, M.J. 2012. Macro moths in SU88R - 2012. [view] [download]
  • Finch, L.J., and Finch, M.J. 2014. Macro moths in SU88R - 2013. [view] [download]
  • Finch, L.J., and Finch, M.J. 2015. Macro moths in SU88R - 2014. [view] [download]
  • Harvey, M.C. 1998. Biodiversity Action Plan invertebrates in Berkshire. Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust. [Includes brief summaries of the BAP-listed moths known from the county at that time.]
  • Harvey, M.C. 2012. December Large Nutmeg Apamea anceps (D. & S.) (Lep.: Noctuidae) in Berkshire. The Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 124(1): 14-15.
  • Harvey, M.C., Albertini, M.V., and Campbell, J.M. 1998. Mapping the moths of Bucks, Berks and Oxon: a progress report. In: Redhead, D., and Harvey, M.C. (eds.). Upper Thames Butterfly Conservation Review 1998. 39–44. Butterfly Conservation, Dedham.
  • Harvey, M.C., Norriss, T., and Townsend, M.C. 1999. Using a Species Quality Index to assess the macro-moth fauna of sites in central southern England. Poster for Butterfly Conservation’s Third International Symposium on Conservation of Lepidoptera, Oxford, 3–5 September 1999.
  • Harvey, M.C., and Storey, M.W. 1999. Invertebrates at Cholsey Marsh reserve, Oxfordshire. Report to BBONT Wildlife Trust, Oxford. ii + 54 pp.
  • Hayward, R. 2011. Unusual refreshment for an Old Lady? Old Lady Morma maura (L) (Lep.: Noctuidae) drinking water. The Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation 123(5): 221. [Observation of Old Lady drinking from garden pond.]
  • Hayward, R. 2011. An early Streak Chesias legatella (D. & S.) (Lep.: Geometridae). The Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation 123(5): 241. [The earliest ever Berks record by a month and a half!]
  • Holland, W., and Hamm, A.H. 1906. Lepidoptera. In: Victoria County History of Berkshire.
  • Rees, D. 1979. A survey of the macrolepidoptera of the Wokingham area 1974-1976. The Bulletin of the Amateur Entomologists' Society 38(323): 60-67.
  • Sims, I. 2000. Notes on the behaviour of Adela cuprella ([D. & S.]) (Lep.: Incurvariidae). The Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation 112(4): 171-173.
  • Sims, I. 2008. Ectoedemia heringella (Mariana) (Lep.: Nepticulidae) in Berkshire and East Suffolk. The Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation 120(4): 139.
  • Sims, I. 2008. Dystebenna stephensi (Stainton) (Lep.: Agonoxenidae) in Berkshire. The Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation 120(4): 146.
  • Townsend, M.C. 2002. A survey of the Buttoned Snout Hypena rostralis (Linnaeus, 1758) in the Oxford, Reading and Buckinghamshire Chilterns area in 2001. Butterfly Conservation.
  • Percival, N.J., and Harvey, M.C. 2011. Harpella forficella (Scopoli) (Lep.: Oecophoridae) new to the UK. British Journal of Entomology and Natural History 24(4): 220.
  • White, D.J. 2002. Moth survey of Temple Golf Course 2001-2002.
  • White, D.J. 2006. Great Oak Beauty Hypomecis roboraria ([D. & S.]) (Lep.: Geometridae): a partial second brood? The Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation 118(1): 12.
  • White, D.J. [2011]. Moth survey of Temple Golf Course 2009-2010.
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