Macro Moths

  • A

    Ref. No.

    Common Name

    Scientific Name

    2306

    Angle Shades

    Phlogophora meticulosa

    2176

    Antler Moth

    Cerapteryx graminis

    1912

    August Thorn

    Ennomos quercinaria

    1797

    Autumnal Moth

    Epirrita autumnata

    1761

    Autumn Green Carpet

    Chloroclysta miata

    2117

    Autumnal Rustic

    Eugnorisma glareosa

  • B

    Ref. No.

    Common Name

    Scientific Name

    1801

    Barred Carpet

    Perizoma taeniata

    2121

    Barred Chestnut

    Diarsia dahlii

    1962

    Barred Red

    Hylaea fasciaria

    1758

    Barred Straw

    Eulithis pyraliata

    1748

    Beautiful Carpet

    Mesoleuca albicillata

    2442

    Beautiful Golden Y

    Autographa pulchrina

    2476

    Beautiful Snout

    Hyena crassalis

    1907

    Bordered Beauty

    Epiore repandaria

    1954

    Bordered White (Northern)

    Bupalus piniaria

    2160

    Bright-line Brown-eye

    Lacanobia oleracea

    2262

    Brick, The

    Agrochola circellaris

    1906

    Brimstone Moth

    Opisthograptis luteolata

    1927

    Brindled Beatuy

    Lycia hirtaria

    1852

    Brindled Pug

    Eupithecia abbreciata

    2110

    Broad-bordered
    Yellow Underwing

    Noctua fimbriata
    Noctua fimbriata


    1773

    Broken-barred Carpet

    Electrophaes corylata

    2302

    Brown Rustic

    Rusina ferruginea

    1902

    Brown Silver-line

    Petrophora chlorosata

    2266

    Brown-spot Pinion

    Agrochola litura

    2061

    Buff Ermine

    Spilosoma luteum

    2049

    Buff Footman

    Eilema depressa

    1994

    Buff-tip

    Phalera bucephala

    2434

    Burnished Brass

    Diachrisia chrysitis

  • C

    Ref. No.

    Common Name

    Scientific Name

    2166

    Campion

    Hadena rivularis

    1913

    Canary-shouldered Thorn

    Ennomos alniaria

    2258

    Chestnut

    Conistra vaccinii

    1870

    Chimney Sweeper

    Odezia atrata

    1651

    Chinese Character

    Cilix glaucata

    2069

    Cinnabar

    Tyria jacobaeae

    2341

    Cloaked Minor

    Mesoligia furuncula

    1887

    Clouded Border

    Lomaspilis marginata

    2188

    Clouded Drab

    Lomaspilis marminata

    1885

    Clouded Magpie

    Abraxas grossulariata

    1775

    Clouded Silver

    Lomographa temerata

    2326

    Clouded-bordered Brindle

    Apamea crenata

    1738

    Common Carpet

    Epirrhoe alternata alternata

    2050

    Common Footman

    Eilema lurideola

    1657

    Common Lutestring

    Ochropacha duplaris

    1764

    Common Marbled Carpet

    Chloroclysta truncata

    1834

    Common Pug

    Eupithecia vulgate vulgate

    2187

    Common Quaker

    Orthosia cerasi

    2343

    Common Rustic

    Mesapamea secalis

    0017

    Common Swift

    Hepialus lupulinus

    2199

    Common Wainscot

    Mythimna pallens

    1956

    Common Wave

    Cabera exanthemata

    1955

    Common White Wave

    Cabera pusaria

    1758

    Copper Underwing

    Amphipyra pyramidea

    2008

    Coxcomb Prominent

    Ptilodon capucina

    1693

    Cream Wave

    Scopula floslactata

    2369

    Crescent, The

    Celaena leucostigma

  • D

    Ref. No.

    Common Name

    Scientific Name

    2321

    Dark Arches

    Apamea monoglypha

    2259

    Dark Chestnut*

    Conistra ligula

    1762

    Dark Marbled Carpet

    Chloroclysta citrata

    1749

    Dark Spinach

    Pelurga comitata

    2091

    Dark Sword-grass

    Agrotis ipsilon

    1725

    Dark-barred Twin-spot
    Carpet

    Xanthorhoe ferrugata
    Xanthorhoe ferrugata


    1935

    Dotted Border

    Agriopis marginaria

    1942

    Dotted Carpet

    Alcis jubata

    2130

    Dotted Clay

    Xestia baja

    2114

    Double Dart

    Graphiphora augur

    2336

    Double Lobed

    Apamea ophiogramma

    2128

    Double Square-spot

    Xestia triagulum

    1640

    Drinker

    Euthrix potatoria

    2318

    Dun-bar

    Cosmia trapezina

    1705

    Dusky Brocade

    Apamea remissa

    2330

    Dwarf Cream Wave

    Idaea fuscovenosa

  • E

    Ref. No.

    Common Name

    Scientific Name

    2243

    Early Grey

    Xylocampa areola

    1907

    Early Thorn

    Selenia dentaria

    1881

    Early Tooth-striped

    Trichopteryx carpinata

    1991

    Elephant Hawk-moth

    Deilephila elpenor

    1947

    Engrailed

    Ectropis bistortata

    1980

    Eyed Hawk-moth

    Smerinthus ocellata

  • F

    Ref. No.

    Common Name

    Scientific Name

    2489

    Fan-foot

    Zanclognatha tarsipennalis

    1923

    Feathered Thorn

    Colotois pennaria

    2098

    Flame

    Axylia putris

    1722

    Flame Carpet

    Xanthorhoe designata

    2102

    Flame Shoulder

    Ochropleura plecta

    2353

    Flounced Rustic

    Luperina testacea

    2040

    Four-dotted Footman

    Cybosia mesomella

    1817

    Foxglove Pug

    Eupithecia pulchellata

    2364

    Frosted Orange

    Gortyna flavago

  • G

    Ref. No.

    Common Name

    Scientific Name

    1740

    Galium Carpet

    Epirrhoe galiata

    2057

    Garden Tiger

    Arctia caja

    0014

    Ghost Moth

    Hepialus humuli

    2444

    Gold Spangle

    Autographa bractea

    2439

    Gold Spot

    Plusia festucae

    0016

    Gold Swift

    Hepialus hecta

    2428

    Golden Twin-spot

    Chrysodeixis chalcites

    2136

    Gothic

    Naenia typical

    1665

    Grass Emerald

    Pseudoterpna pruinata

    2138

    Green Arches

    Anaplectoides prasina

    1776

    Green Carpet

    Colostygia pectinataria

    2245

    Green-brindled Crescent

    Allophyes oxyacanthae

    1860

    Green Pug

    Pasiphila retangulata

    2422

    Green Silver-lines

    Pseudoips prasinana

    1951

    Grey Birch

    Aethalura punctulata

    2284

    Grey Dagger

    Acronicta psi

    1768

    Grey Pine Carpet

    Thera obeliscata

  • H

    Ref. No.

    Common Name

    Scientific Name

    2089

    Heart and Dart

    Agrostis exclamationis

    2190

    Hebrew Character

    Orthosia gothica

    2469

    Herald

    Scoliopteryx libatrix

  • I

    Ref. No.

    Common Name

    Scientific Name

    2120

    Ingrailed Clay

    Diarsia mendica

    2000

    Iron Prominent

    Notodonta dromedarius

  • J

    Ref. No.

    Common Name

    Scientific Name

    1777

    July Highflyer

    Hydriomena furcata

  • L

    Ref. No.

    Common Name

    Scientific Name

    1666

    Large Emerald

    Geometra papilionaria

    2107

    Large Yellow Underwing

    Noctua pronuba

    2440

    Lempke's Gold Spot

    Plusia putnami

    space

    2111

    Lesser Broad-bordered
    Yellow Underwing

    Noctua janthe
    Noctua janthe


    2343a

    Lesser Common Rustic

    Mesapamea didyma

    space

    1692

    Lesser Cream Wave

    Scopula immutata

    2006

    Lesser Swallow Prominent

    Pheosia gnoma

    2109

    Lesser Yellow Underwing

    Noctua comes

    1961

    Light Emerald

    Campaea margaritata

  • M

    Ref. No.

    Common Name

    Scientific Name

    0018

    Map-winged Swift

    Hepialus fusconebulosa

    2293

    Marbled Beauty

    Cryphia domestica

    2337

    Marbled Minor

    Oligia strigilis

    1822

    Marsh Pug *

    Eupithecia pygmaeata

    1778

    May Highflyer

    Hydriomena impluviata

    2274

    Merveille du Jour

    Griposia aprilina

    2340

    Middle-barred Minor

    Oligia fasciuncula

    2225

    Minor Shoulder-knot

    Brachylomia viminalis

    1941

    Mottled Beauty

    Alcis repandata

    1775

    Mottled Grey

    Colostygia multistrigaria

    1819

    Mottled Pug

    Eupithecia exiguata

    2038

    Muslin Footman

    Nudaria mundana

    *new species!

  • N

    Ref. No.

    Common Name

    Scientific Name

    1756

    Northern Spinach

    Eulithis populata

    1795

    November Moth

    Epirrita dilutata

    2425

    Nut-tree Tussock

    Colocasia coryli

  • O

    Ref. No.

    Common Name

    Scientific Name

    1930

    Oak Beauty

    Biston strataria

    1719

    Oblique Carpet

    Orthonama vittata

    1844

    Ochreous Pug

    Eupithecia indignata

    *new species!

  • P

    Ref. No.

    Common Name

    Scientific Name

    2389

    Pale Mottled Willow

    Caradrina clavipalpis

    1796

    Pale November Moth

    Epirrita christyi

    2236

    Pale Pinion

    Lithophane socia

    2011

    Pale Prominent

    Pterostoma palpina

    2158

    Pale-shouldered Brocade

    Lacanobia thalassina

    1652

    Peach Blossom

    Thyatira batis

    1648

    Pebble Hook-tip

    Drepana falcataria

    2003

    Pebble Prominent

    Eligmodonta ziczac

    1931

    Peppered Moth

    Biston betularia

    1754

    Phoenix

    Eulithis prunata

    2179

    Pine Beauty

    Panolis flammea

    1767

    Pine Carpet

    Thera firmata

    2484

    Pinion-streaked Snout

    Schrankia costaestrigalis

    2273

    Pink-barred Sallow

    Xanthia togata

    2443

    Plain Golden Y

    Autographa jota

    1981

    Poplar Hawk-moth

    Laothoe populi

    1755

    Powdered Quaker

    Orthosia gracilis

    1752

    Purple Bar

    Cosmorhoe ocellata

    2122

    Purple Clay

    Diarsia brunnea

  • R

    Ref. No.

    Common Name

    Scientific Name

    1760

    Red-green Carpet

    Chloroclysta siterata

    2263

    Red-line Quaker

    Agrochola lota

    2039

    Red-necked Footman

    Atolmis rubricollis

    2241

    Red Sword-grass

    Xylena vetusta

    1713

    Riband Wave

    Idaea aversata

    1802

    Rivulet

    Perizoma affinitata

    2342

    Rosy Minor

    Mesoligia literosa

    2361

    Rosy Rustic

    Hydraecia micacea

    2064

    Ruby Tiger

    Phragmatobia fuliginosa

    2338

    Rufus Minor

    Oligia versicolor

  • S

    Ref. No.

    Common Name

    Scientific Name

    2274

    Sallow

    Xanthia icteritia

    1789

    Scallop Shell

    Rheumaptera undulata

    1920

    Scalloped Hazel

    Odontopera bidentata

    1645

    Scalloped Hook-tip

    Falcaria lacertinaria

    1921

    Scalloped Oak

    Crocallis elinguaria

    2010

    Scarce Prominent

    Odontosia carmelita

    2447

    Scare Silver Y

    Syngrapha interrogationis

    1904

    Scorched Wing

    Plagodis dolabraria

    1732

    Shaded Broad-bar

    Scotopteryx chenopodiata

    1727

    Silver-ground Carpet

    Xanthorhoe montanata

    2441

    Silver Y

    Autographa gamma

    0169

    Six-spot burnet

    Zygaena filipendulae

    2133

    Six-striped Rustic

    Xestia sexstrigata

    2335

    Slender Brindle

    Apamea scolopacina

    1811

    Slender Pug

    Eupithecia tenuiata

    2305

    Small Angle Shades

    Euplexia lucipara

    1737

    Small Argent and Sable

    Epirrhoe tristata

    2345

    Small Dotted Buff

    Photedes minima

    1948

    Small Engrailed

    Ectropis crepuscularia

    2492

    Small Fan-foot

    Herminia grisealis

    1702

    Small Fan-footed Wave

    Idaea biselata

    2385

    Small Mottled Willow

    Spodoptera exigua

    1759

    Small Phoenix

    Ecliptopera silacata

    2182

    Small Quaker

    Orthosia cruda

    1803

    Small Rivulet

    Perizoma alchemillata

    1882

    Small Seraphim

    Pterapherapteryx sexalata

    2123

    Small Square-spot

    Diarsia rubi

    2350

    Small Wainscot

    Chortodes pygmina

    1876

    Small Yellow Wave

    Hydrelia flameolaria

    2198

    Smoky Wainscot

    Mythimna impura

    2477

    Snout

    Hypena proboscidalis

    2450

    Spectacle

    Abrostola tripartita

    1932

    Spring Usher

    Agriopis leucophaearia

    1769

    Spruce Carpet

    Thera britannica

    1949

    Square Spot

    Paradarisa consonaria

    2134

    Square-spot Rustic

    Xestia xanthographa

    2474

    Straw Dot

    Rivula sericealis

    1864

    Streak

    Chesias legatella

    1747

    Streamer

    Anticlea derivata

    2007

    Swallow Prominent

    Pheosia tremula

    1922

    Swallow-tailed Moth

    Ourapteryx sambucaria

    2242

    Sword-grass

    Xylena exsoleta

    *new species!

  • T

    Ref. No.

    Common Name

    Scientific Name

    2339

    Tawny Marbled Minor

    Oligia latruncula

    1838

    Tawny Speckled Pug

    Eupithecia icterata

    1893

    Tawny-barred Angle

    Macaria liturata

    2118

    True Lover's Knot

    Lycophotia porphyrea

    2189

    Twin-spotted Quaker

    Orthosia munda

  • V

    Ref. No.

    Common Name

    Scientific Name

    1858

    V-Pug

    Chloroclystis v-ata

  • W

    Ref. No.

    Common Name

    Scientific Name

    1750

    Water Carpet

    Lampropteryx suffumata

    1873

    Welsh Wave

    Venusia cambrica

    1786

    White-banded Carpet

    Spargania luctuata

    2060

    White Ermine

    Spilosoma lubricipeda

    1937

    Willow Beauty

    Peribatodes rhomboidaria

    1937

    Willow Beauty

    Peribatodes rhomboidaria

  • Y

    Ref. No.

    Common Name

    Scientific Name

    2264

    Yellow-line Quaker*

    Agrochola macilenta

    2030

    Yellow-tail*

    Euproctis similis

    *New species!

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