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Nearly 500 species of moth have been recorded in Radley since 2003, of which about a quarter have been photographed and published on this website.

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Group Order Family Species Common Name Author Date
Angle shades moth, photographed 8 May 2008 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Phlogophora meticulosa L.
Angle Shades
S Calvert-Fisher
2008/05/08
Xanthia aurigo, photographed 19 October 2013 by S Calvert FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Xanthia aurago
Barred Sallow
S Calvert-Fisher
2013/10/21
Barred Straw (Eulithus pyraliata) photographed 25 June 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Eulithis pyraliata
Barred Straw
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/06/25
Barred Yellow (Cidaria fulvata) photographed 02 July 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Cidaria fulvata
Barred Yellow
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/07/02
Beautiful Hook-tip (Laspeyria flexula) photographed 25 June 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Laspeyria flexula
Beautiful Hook-tip
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/06/25
Bee Moth (Aphomia sociella) photographed 02 July 2010 by S Calvert FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Pyralidae
Aphomia sociella L.
Bee Moth
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/06/02
Blair's Shoulder-knot (Lithophane leautieri) larva on Chamaecyparis lawsonia, photographed 15 July 2011 by Sue Calvert-Fisher.Insects
Lepidoptera, Moths, Caterpillar
Noctuidae
Lithophane leautieri
Blair's Shoulder-knot
S Calvert-Fisher
2011/07/15
Blood-vein, photographed 29 July 2008 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Timandra comae
Bloodvein
B Crowley
2008/07/20
Bordered Straw, photographed 07 Sept 2006 by B Crowley, ID by Bob EelesInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Heliothis peltigera
Bordered Straw
B Crowley
2006/09/07
Brick moth (Agrochola circellaris) photographed 06 October 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Agrochola circellaris
Brick Moth
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/10/06
Bright-line Brown-eye, photographed 2 July 2006 by B Crowley; ID by Bob EelesInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Lacanobia oleracea L.
Bright-line Brown-eye
B Crowley
2006/07/02
Brimstone moth, photographed 19 April 2007 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Opisthograptis luteolata L.
Brimstone Moth
B Crowley
2007/04/19
Brindled Beauty (Lycia hirtaria) photographed 20 April 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Lycia hirtaria
Brindled Beauty
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/04/20
Brindled Green (Dryobotodes eremita) photographed 17/09/2014 by Sue Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Dryobotodes eremita
Brindled Green
S Calvert-Fisher
2014/11/02
Brown House Moth (Hofmannophila pseudospretella) photographed 11 May 2011 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Tineidae
Hofmannophila pseudopretella
Brown House Moth
B Crowley
2011/05/11
Brown rustic (Rusina ferruginea) photographed 05 June 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Rusina ferruginea
Brown Rustic
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/06/05
Brown-line bright-eye (Mythimna comigera) photographed 21 July 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Mythimna conigera
Brown-line bright-eye
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/07/21
Buff Arches (Habrosyne pyritoides) photographed 29/30 June 2009 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Thyatiridae
Habrosyne pyritoides
Buff Arches
B Crowley
2009/06/29
Buff Ermine (Spilosoma luteum) - female, photographed 25 June 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Arctiidae
Spilosoma luteum
Buff Ermine
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/06/25
Burnet companion, photographed 03 June 2006 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Euclidia glyphica L.
Burnet Companion
B Crowley
2006/06/03
Burnished Brass (Diachrysia chrysitis) photographed 12 September 2008 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Diachrysia chrysitis L.
Burnished Brass
B Crowley
2008/09/12
moth, photographed 3 Sept 2005 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Atethmia centrago
Centre-barred Sallow
B Crowley
2005/09/03
Chinese Character ( Cilix glaucata) photographed 03 September 2014 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Drepanidae
Cilix glaucata
Chinese Character
S Calvert-Fisher
2014/09/18
Chocolate-tip (Clostera curtula) photographed 14 May 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Notodontidae
Clostera curtula L.
Chocolate-tip
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/05/14
Cinnabar moth photographed 5 June 2005 by L PasquireInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Arctiidae
Tyria jacobaea L.
Cinnabar
L J Pasquire
2005/06/05
Cinnabar underside view, photographed 26 June 2005 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Arctiidae
Tyria jacobaea L.
Cinnabar
B Crowley
2005/06/26
Cinnabar moth caterpillar, photographed 26 June 2005 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths, Caterpillar
Arctiidae
Tyria jacobaea L.
Cinnabar
B Crowley
2005/06/26
Clouded border, photographed 14 July 2007 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Lomaspilus marginata L.
Clouded Border
B Crowley
2007/07/14
Clouded Drab (Orthosia incerta) photographed 09 April 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Orthosia incerta
Clouded Drab
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/04/09
Clouded Silver (Lomographa temerata) photographed 10 June 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Lomographa temerata
Clouded Silver
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/06/10
Codling Moth (Cydia pomonella) caterpillar found in apple, photographed 06 September 2009 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths, Caterpillar
Tortricidae
Cydia pomonella L.
Codling Moth
B Crowley
2009/09/06
Common Carpet, photographed 05 August 2006 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Epirrhoe alternata
Common Carpet
B Crowley
2006/08/05
Common Emerald (Hemithea aestivaria) photographed 27 June 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Hemithea aestivaria
Common Emerald
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/06/27
Common heath, photographed 04 June 2006 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Common Heath
Common Heath
B Crowley
2006/06/04
Celypha lacunana - a micromoth, photographed 07 July 2011 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Tortricidae
Celypha lacunana
Common Marble
B Crowley
2011/07/07
Common Marbled Carpet (Chloroclysta truncata) photographed 29 September 2009 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Chloroclysta truncata
Common Marbled Carpet
S Calvert-Fisher
2009/09/28
Common Pug (Eupithecia vulgata) photographed 27 May 2009 by B Crowley. ID confirmed by M Townsend)Insects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Eupithecia vulgata
Common Pug
B Crowley
2009/05/27
Common Quaker (Orthosia cerasi) photographed 5 April 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Orthosia cerasi
Common Quaker
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/04/05
Common Swift (Hepialus lupulinus) photographed 23 May 2010 by B crowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Hepialidae
Hepialus lupulinus L.
Common Swift
B Crowley
2010/05/23
Common wave, photographed 25 August 2008 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Cabera xanthemata
Common Wave
B Crowley
2008/08/25
Copper_underwing, phtoographed 03 Sept 2005 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Amphipyra pyramidea L.
Copper Underwing
B Crowley
2005/09/03
Coronet (Craniophora ligustri) photographed 17 July 2012 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Craniophora ligustri
Coronet
B Crowley
2013/07/17
Dark Arches (Apamea monoglypha) photographed 25 June 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Apamea monoglypha
Dark Arches
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/06/25
Dark Arches (Apamea monoglypha) photographed 05 July 2011 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Apamea monoglypha
Dark Arches
B Crowley
2011/07/05
Dark Umber (Philereme transversata) photographed 08 July 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Philereme transversata
Dark Umber
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/07/08
December Moth (Poecilocampa populi) photographed 10 December 2009 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Lasiocampidae
Poecilocampa populi L.
December Moth
S Calvert-Fisher
2009/12/10
Diamond-back Moth (Plutella xylostella) photographed 17 September 2014 by Sue Calvert FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Plutellidae
Plutella xylostella
Diamond-back moth
S Calvert-Fisher
2014/11/02
Dingy footman, photographed 26 July 2008 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Arctiidae
Eilema griseola
Dingy Footman
B Crowley
2008/07/26
Dotted Border (Agriopis marginaria) photographed 01 March 2009 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Agriopis marginaria
Dotted Border
S Calvert-Fisher
2009/03/01
Double Square Spot (Xestia triangulum) photographed 25 June 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Xestia triangulum
Double Square Spot
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/06/25
Double-striped pug, photographed 24 July 2008 by B Crowley; ID by Martin Townsend.Insects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Gymnoscelis rufifasciata
Double-striped Pug
B Crowley
2008/07/24
Double-striped Pug, photographed 17 March 2009 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Gymnoscelis rufifasciata
Double-striped Pug
B Crowley
2009/03/17
Drinker photographed 12 June 2006 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths, Caterpillar
Lasiocampidae
Philudoria potatoria L.
Drinker
B Crowley
2006/06/12
Dun-bar (Cosmia trapezina) photographed 01 August 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Cosmia trapezina L.
Dun-bar
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/08/01
Dwarf Cream Wave, photographed 10 July 2005 by B Crowley, ID by Bob Eeles.Insects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Idaea fuscovenosa
Dwarf Cream Wave
B Crowley
2005/07/10
Early grey (Xylocampa areola) photographed 09 April 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Xylocampa areola
Early Grey
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/04/09
Early moth (Theria primaria) - male - photographed 06 February 2011 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Theria primaria
Early Moth
S Calvert-Fisher
2011/02/06
Early Thorn (Selenia dentaria) photographed 11 April 2010 by S Calvert FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Selenia dentaria
Early Thorn
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/04/11
Early Tooth-striped (Trichopteryx carpinata) photographed 09 April 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Trichopteryx carpinata
Early tooth-striped
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/04/09
Engrailed (Ectropis bistortata) photographed 29/30 June 2009 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Ectropis bistortata
Engrailed
B Crowley
2009/06/29
Fan-foot (Zanclognatha tarsipennalis) photographed 04 July 2014 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Zanclognatha tarsipennalis
Fan-foot
B Crowley
2014/07/05
Incurvaria masculella, photographed 30 April 2005 by B Crowley. ID courtesy of the Berks Moth GroupInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Incurvariidae
Incurvaria masculella
Feathered Diamond-back
B Crowley
2005/04/30
Feathered Gothic ((Tholera decimalis) photographed 01 September 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Tholera decimalis
Feathered Gothic
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/09/01
Feathered Thorn (Colotois pennaria) photographed 27 October 2009 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Colotois pennaria L.
Feathered Thorn
S Calvert-Fisher
2009/10/27
Flame (Axylia putris) photographed 29/30 June 2009 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Axylia putris L.
Flame
B Crowley
2009/06/29
Flame Shoulder (Ochropleura plecta) photographed 29/30 June 2009 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Ochropleura plecta L.
Flame Shoulder
B Crowley
2009/06/29
Flounced Rustic (Luperina testacea) photographed 31 August 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Luperina testacea
Flounced Rustic
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/08/31
Blastobasis adustella (= lignea) - a micromoth, photographed 22 August 2009 by B Crowley. Identification by Martin Townsend.Insects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Blastobasidae
Blastobasis adustella
Furness Dowd
B Crowley
2009/08/22
Garden Carpet (Xanthorhoe fluctuata) photographed 12 September 2008 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Xanthorhoe fluctuata L.
Garden Carpet
B Crowley
2008/09/12
Garden Carpet (Xanthorhoe fluctuata f. Thules) photographed 14 June 2014 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Xanthorhoe fluctuata L.
Garden Carpet
B Crowley
2014/06/28
photographed 26 June 2005 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Crambidae
Chrysoteuchia culmella
Garden Grass-veneer
B Crowley
2005/06/26
Garden Pebble (Evergestis forficalis) photographed 03 June 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Crambidae
Evergestis forficalis L.
Garden Pebble
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/06/03
Ghost Moth ((Hepialus humuli humuli) photographed 05 June 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Hepialidae
Hepialus humuli humuli L.
Ghost Moth
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/06/05
Green carpet moth, photographed 01 Sept 2005 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Colostygia pectinataria
Green Carpet
B Crowley
2005/09/01
Larva of the Grey Dagger moth (Acronicta psi) photographed 11 September 2008 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths, Caterpillar
Noctuidae
Acronicta psi L.
Grey Dagger
S Calvert-Fisher
2008/09/11
Grey shoulder-knot (Lithophane ornitopus) photographed 13 April 2009 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Lithophane ornitopus
Grey Shoulder-knot
B Crowley
2009/04/13
Heart and Dart ((Agrotis exclamationis) photographed 3 June 2009 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Agrotis exclamationis L.
Heart and Dart
S Calvert-Fisher
2009/06/03
Herald (Scoliopteryx libatrix) photographed 24 June 2011 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Scoliopteryx libatrix L.
Herald
B Crowley
2011/06/24
Eucosma cana, a micromoth, photographed 21 June 2011 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Tortricidae
Eucosma cana
Hoary Bell
S Calvert-Fisher
2011/06/21
Honeysuckle moth (Ypsolopha dentella) photographed 13 July 2008 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Yponomeutidae
Ypsolopha dentella
Honeysuckle Moth
B Crowley
2008/07/13
Agapeta hamana, photographed 18 June 2006 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Tortricidae
Agapeta hamana L.
Hook-marked Straw Moth
B Crowley
2006/06/18
Hornet Moth (Sesia apiformis), photographed 07 July 2010 by R EelesInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Sesiidae
Sesia apiformis L.
Hornet Moth
R Eeles
2010/07/07
Horse Chestnut Leaf-miner (Cameraria ohridella) - a micromoth - photographed 15 May 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Gracillariidae
Cameraria ohridella
Horse Chestnut Leaf-miner
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/05/15
Lampronia fuscatella - a micromoth, photographed 12 July 2009 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Prodoxidae
Lampronia fuscatella
Scarce Bright
S Calvert-Fisher
2014/04/13
Large Tabby (Aglossa pinguinalis) photographed 11 July 2006 by B Crowley. Identified by Martin Harvey.Insects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Pyralidae
Aglossa pinguinalis
Large Tabby
B Crowley
2006/07/11
Yellow underwing, photographed 03 September by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Noctua pronuba L.
Large Yellow Underwing
B Crowley
2005/09/03
Least Black Arches, photographed 1 May 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Nolidae
Nola confusalis
Least Black Arches
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/05/01
Least Carpet (Idaea rusticata) photographed 02 August 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Idaea rusticata
Least Carpet
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/08/02
Lesser broad-bordered yellow underwing (Noctua janthe) photographed 27 July 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Noctua janthe
Lessre Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/07/27
Lesser Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing (Noctua janthe) photographed 18 April 2011 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths, Caterpillar
Noctuidae
Noctua janthe
Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Uwing
S Calvert-Fisher
2011/04/18
Lesser treble bar , photographed 31 May 2005 by L PasquireInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Aplocera efformata
Lesser treble bar
L J Pasquire
2005/05/31
Lesser Yellow Underwing, photographed 13 Sept 2005 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Noctua comes
Lesser Yellow Underwing
B Crowley
2005/09/13
Lesser Yellow Underwing caterpillar, photographed 03 June 2006 by B Crowley, ID by M TownsendInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths, Caterpillar
Noctuidae
Noctua comes
Lesser Yellow Underwing
B Crowley
2006/06/03
Light Arches (Apamea lithoxylaea) photographed 29/30 June 2009 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Apamea lithoxylaea
Light Arches
B Crowley
2009/06/29
Light Brocade (Lacanobia w-latinum) photographed 06 May 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Lacanobia w-latinum
Light Brocade
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/05/06
Light Brown Apple Moth (Epiphyas postvittana) - male - photographed 28 September 2009 by B Crowley. Identification by Martin Townsend.Insects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Tortricidae
Epiphyas postvittana
Light Brown Apple Moth
B Crowley
2009/09/28
Light Emerald (Campaea margaritata) photographed 04 July 2011 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Campaea margaritata L.
Light Emerald
S Calvert-Fisher
2011/07/04
Lilac Beauty (Apeira syringaria) photographed 14 July 2013 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Apeira syringaria
Lilac Beauty
S Calvert-Fisher
2014/04/13
Lime Hawkmoth (Mimas tiliae) photographed 17 June 2011 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Sphingidae
Mimas tiliae L.
Lime Hawkmoth
B Crowley
2011/06/17
Lime-speck Pug (Euphithecia centaureata) photographed 15 August 2020 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Eupithecia centaureata
Lime-speck Pug
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/08/15
Carcins quercana - a micromoth, photographed 18 August 2009 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Oecophoridae
Carcina quercana
Long-horned Flat-body
S Calvert-Fisher
2009/08/18
Nemophora degeerella, photographed 30 May 2005 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Adelidae
Nemophora degeerella
Longhorn Moth
B Crowley
2005/05/30
Lunar Hornet Moth (Sesia bembeciformis) caught and photographed 26 June 2010 by D Guyoncourt and J CartmellInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Sesiidae
Sesia bembeciformis
Lunar Hornet Moth
Jo Cartmell
2010/06/26
Mating Lunar Hornet Moths (Sesia bembeciformis) photographed 30 June 2014 by Bob EelesInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Sesiidae
Sesia bembeciformis
Lunar Hornet Moth
R Eeles
2014/07/03
Lunar Underwing (Omphaloscelis lunosa) photographed 07 October 2009 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Omphaloscelis lunosa
Lunar Underwing
B Crowley
2009/10/07
Mallow (Larentia clavaria) photographed 26 September 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Larentia clavaria
Mallow
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/09/26
Acleris forsskaleana - a micromoth, photographed 26 July 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Tortricidae
Acleris forsskaleana L.
Maple Button
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/07/26
Marbled Beauty, photographed 27 July 2008 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Cryphia domestica
Marbled Beauty
B Crowley
2008/07/27
March moth (Alsophila aescularia) male, photographed 24 February 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Alsophila aescularia
March Moth
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/02/24
Scoparia pyralella - a micromoth, photographed 10 June 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Crambidae
Scoparia pyralella
Meadow Grey
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/06/10
Meal Moth (Pyralis farinalis) photographed 26 July 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Pyralidae
Pyralis farinalis L.
Meal Moth
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/07/26
Pyrausta aurata, photographed 04 June 2006 by B Crowley. ID by Martin Townsend.Insects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Crambidae
Pyrausta aurata
Mint Moth
B Crowley
2006/06/04
Mother of Pearl, photographed 03 July 2006 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Crambidae
Pleuroptya ruralis
Mother of Pearl
B Crowley
2006/07/03
Mother Shipton, photographed 30 May 2005 by L PasquireInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Callistege mi
Mother Shipton
L J Pasquire
2005/05/30
Mottled Umber (Erannis defoliaria) photographed 24 November 2009 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Erannis defoliaria
Mottled Umber
S Calvert-Fisher
2009/11/24
Mullein Moth (Shargacucillia verbasci) caterpillar, photographed 22 June 2014 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths, Caterpillar
Noctuidae
Shargacucullia verbasci L.
Mullein
B Crowley
2014/06/28
Mullein moth larva, photographed 18 June 2006 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths, Caterpillar
Noctuidae
Shargacucullia verbasci L.
Mullein
B Crowley
2006/06/18
Nettle-tap (Anthophila fabriciana ) photographed 26 July 2008 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Choreutidae
Anthophila fabriciana L.
Nettle-tap
S Calvert-Fisher
2008/07/26
Nut tree tussock (Colocasis coryli) photographed 1 April 2009 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Colocasia coryli L.
Nut Tree Tussock
S Calvert-Fisher
2009/04/01
Old Lady (Mormo maura) photographed 22 July 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Mormo maura L.
Old Lady
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/07/22
Udea olivalis, a micromoth, photographed 01 July 2013 by Sue Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Crambidae
Udea olivalis
Olive Pearl
S Calvert-Fisher
2013/07/01
Orange swift, photographed 22 August 2006 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Hepialidae
Hepialus sylvina L.
Orange Swift
B Crowley
2006/08/22
Pale Brindled Beauty (Phigalia pilosaria) photographed 04 February 2011 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Phigalia pilosaria
Pale Brindled Beauty
S Calvert-Fisher
2011/02/04
Pale Prominent, photographed 17 June 2006 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Notodontidae
Pterostoma palpina
Pale Prominent
B Crowley
2006/06/17
Pale Prominent (Pterostoma palpina) larva on Variegated Poplar, photographed 08 September 2009 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths, Caterpillar
Notonectidae
Pterostoma palpina
Pale Prominent
S Calvert-Fisher
2009/09/08
Pale Tussock (Calliteara pudibunda) photographed 24 May 2009 by S Calver-Fisher.Insects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Lymantriidae
Calliteara pudibunda L.
Pale Tussock
S Calvert-Fisher
2009/05/24
Pale Tussock moth larva, photographed 23 September 2006 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths, Caterpillar
Lymantriidae
Calliteara pudibunda L.
Pale Tussock
B Crowley
2006/09/23
Agriphila straminella - a micromoth, photographed 31 July 2010 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Crambidae
Agriphila straminella
Pearl Veneer
B Crowley
2010/07/31
Larva of Pebble Prominent (Notodonta ziczac) photographed 30 June 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths, Caterpillar
Notodontidae
Notodonta ziczac L.
Pebble Prominent
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/06/30
Phoenix (Eulithis prunata) photographed 29/30 June 2009 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Eulithis prunata L.
Phoenix
B Crowley
2009/06/29
Amblyptilia punctidactyla, photographed 14 October 2005 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Pterophoridae
Amblyptilia punctidactyla
Plume Moth
B Crowley
2005/10/14
Emmelina monodactyla, photographed 15 October 2005 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Pterophoridae
Emmelina monodactyla L.
Plume Moth
B Crowley
2005/10/15
Platyptilia pallidactyla = a plume moth, photographed 13 June 2011 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Pterophoridae
Platyptilia pallidactyla
Plume Moth
S Calvert-Fisher
2011/06/13
Poplar Grey (Acronicta magacephala) photographed 16 June 2009 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Acronicta megacephala
Poplar Grey
B Crowley
2009/06/16
Poplar hawk-moth, photographed 17 June 2006 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Sphingidae
Laothoe populi L.
Poplar Hawk-moth
B Crowley
2006/06/17
Privet Hawkmoth (Sphynx ligustri) photographed 05 July 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Sphingidae
Sphinx ligustri L.
Privet Hawkmoth
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/07/05
Purple Bar (Cosmorhoe ocellata) photographed 01 September 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Cosmorhoe ocellata L.
Purple Bar
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/09/01
Puss moth (Cerura vinula) larva on variegated poplar, photographed 28 June 2011 by Sue Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths, Caterpillar
Notodontidae
Cerura vinula L.
Puss Moth
S Calvert-Fisher
2011/06/28
Sitochroa palealis, photographed 17 June 2005 by B Crowley. ID by Bob EelesInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Crambidae
Sitochroa palealis
Pyralid Moth
B Crowley
2005/06/17
Red Twin-spot Carpet (Xanthorhoe spadicearia), photographed 05 May 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Xanthorhoe spadicearia
Red Twin-spot Carpet
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/05/05
Red underwing, photographed 3 Sept 2005 by L PasquireInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Catocala nupta L.
Red Underwing
L J Pasquire
2005/09/03
Red-green carpet (Chloroclysta siterata) photographed 12 November 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Chloroclysta siterata
Red-green Carpet
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/11/12
Agonopterix ocellana, photographed 07 February by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Oecophoridae
Agonopterix ocellana
Red-letter Flat-body
B Crowley
2013/02/07
Red-line quaker (Agrochola lota) photographed 22 November 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Agrochola lota
Red-line Quaker
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/11/22
Riband wave, photographed 15 July 2007 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Idaea aversata L.
Riband Wave
B Crowley
2007/07/15
Riband wave, photographed 24 July 2008 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Idaea aversata f. remutata
Riband Wave
B Crowley
2008/07/24
Riband Wave (Idaea aversata) photographed 29/30 June 2009 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Idaea aversata L.
Riband Wave
B Crowley
2009/06/29
Endotricha flammealis, photographed 15 July 2005 by B Crowley, ID by M TownsendInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Crambidae
Endotricha flammealis
Rosy Tabby
B Crowley
2005/07/15
Ruby Tiger Moth (Phragmatobia fuliginosa fuliginosa) photographed 2 July 2009 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Arctiidae
Phragmatobia fuliginosa L.
Ruby Tiger
S Calvert-Fisher
2009/07/02
Phragmatobia fuliginosa (larva) photographed 19 October 2013 by S Calvert FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths, Caterpillar
Arctiidae
Phragmatobia fuliginosa L.
Ruby Tiger
S Calvert-Fisher
2013/10/19
Sallow ((Xanthis icteritia) photographed 17 October 2009 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Xanthia icteritia
Sallow
S Calvert-Fisher
2009/10/17
Sandy Carpet (Perizoma flavofasciata) photographed 28 May 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Perizoma flavofasciata
Sandy Carpet
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/05/28
Satellite (Eupsilia transversa) photographed in 2009 by S Calvert Fisher. Id by Bob Eeles.Insects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Eupsilia transversa
Satellite
S Calvert-Fisher
2014/04/12
Satellite (Eupsilia transversa), (larva) photographed 03 May 2009 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths, Caterpillar
Noctuidae
Eupsilia transversa
Satellite
S Calvert-Fisher
2014/04/13
Satellite (Eupsilia transversa), (larva) photographed 09 May 2009 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths, Caterpillar
Noctuidae
Eupsilia transversa
Satellite
S Calvert-Fisher
2014/04/13
Scalloped Hook-tip (Falcaria lacertinaria) photographed 05 May 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Drepanidae
Falcaria lacertinaria L.
Scalloped Hook-tip
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/05/05
Scalloped Oak (Crocallis elinguaria) unicolor form photographed 04 July 2011 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Crocallis elinguaria L.
Scalloped Oak
S Calvert-Fisher
2011/07/04
Scarce Umber (Agriopis aurantiaria) photographed 22 November 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Agriopis aurantiaria
Scarce Umber
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/11/22
Scarlet Tiger Moth, photographed 26 June 2005 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Arctiidae
Callimorpha dominula L.
Scarlet Tiger
B Crowley
2005/06/26
Scarlet Tiger Moth (Callimorpha dominula) photogtaphed 29/30 June 2009 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Arctiidae
Callimorpha dominula L.
Scarlet Tiger
B Crowley
2009/06/29
Scarlet Tiger moth larva, photographed 22 April 2007 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths, Caterpillar
Arctiidae
Callimorpha dominula L.
Scarlet Tiger
B Crowley
2007/04/22
Scorched Carpet, photographed 21 April 2009, by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Lomaspilus adustata
Scorched Carpet
B Crowley
2009/04/21
Setaceous Hebrew Character (Xestia c-nigrum) photographed 19 September 2008 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Xestia c-nigrum L.
Setaceous Hebrew Character
B Crowley
2008/09/19
Shaded Broadbar, photographed 30 June 2006 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Scotopteryx chenopodiata L.
Shaded Broad Bar
B Crowley
2006/06/30
Shaded Broad-bar (Scotopteryx chenopodiata) photographed 07 July 2011 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Scotopteryx chenopodiata L.
Shaded Broad Bar
B Crowley
2011/07/07
Shoulder Stripe (Anticlea badiata) photographed 08 April 2013 by Sue Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Anticlea badiata
Shoulder Stripe
S Calvert-Fisher
2013/04/08
Shuttle-shaped Dart (Agrotis puta puta) photographed 06 May 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Agrotis puta puta
Shuttle-shaped Dart
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/05/06
Silver-ground carpet (Xanthorhoe montanata) photographed 11 June 2009 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Xanthorhoe montanata
Silver-ground Carpet
S Calvert-Fisher
2009/06/11
Silver-Y, photographed 14 July 2006 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Autographa gamma L.
Silver-Y
B Crowley
2006/07/14
Silver Y (Autographa gamma) photographed 03 October 2011 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Autographa gamma L.
Silver-Y
B Crowley
2011/10/03
Single-dotted wave, photographed 01/08/05 by B Crowley; ID by Bob EelesInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Idaea dimidiata
Single Dotted Wave
B Crowley
2005/08/01
Six-striped Rustic (Xestia sexstrigata) photographed 31 August 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Xestia sexstrigata
Six-striped Rustic
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/08/31
Small Blood-vein, photographed 13 July 2006 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Scopula imitaria
Small Bloodvein
B Crowley
2006/07/13
Small dusty wave (Idaea seriata) photographed 21 June 2006 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Idaea seriata
Small Dusty Wave
B Crowley
2006/06/21
Deilephila porcellus, Small Elephant Hawkmoth, photographed 20/06/2013 by Sue Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Sphingidae
Deilephila porcellus L.
Small Elephant Hawkmoth
S Calvert-Fisher
2013/06/20
Small Emerald (Hemistola chrysoprasaria) photographed 24 July 2008 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Hemistola chrysoprasaria
Small Emerald
B Crowley
2008/07/24
Small fan-foot (Herminia grisealis) photographed 27 June 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Herminia grisealis
Small Fan-foot
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/06/27
Small Fan-footed Wave (Idaea biselata) photographed 08 July 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Idaea biselata
Small Fan-footed Wave
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/07/08
photographed 12 June 2006 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Crambidae
Eurrhypara hortulata L.
Small Magpie
B Crowley
2006/06/12
Small Phoenix (Ecliptopera silaceata) photographed 05 May 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Ecliptopera silaceata
Small Phoenix
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/05/05
Small Scallop (Idaea emarginata) photographed 28 July 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Idaea emarginata L.
Small Scallop
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/07/28
Smoky Wainscot (Mythimna impura) photographed 29/30 June 2009 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Mythimna impura
Smoky Wainscot
B Crowley
2009/06/29
Snout (Hypena proboscidalis) photographed 4 June 2009 by S Calvert FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Hypena proboscidalis L.
Snout
S Calvert-Fisher
2009/06/04
Spectacle (Abrostola tripartita) photographed 18 August 2009 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Abrostola tripartita L.
Spectacle
S Calvert-Fisher
2009/08/18
Spindle Ermine (Yponomeuta cagnagella) on Euonymus, photographed 18 July 2010 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Yponomeutidae
Yponomeuta cagnagella
Spindle Ermine
B Crowley
2010/07/18
Spruce carpet (Thera britannica) photographed 16 May 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Thera britannica
Spruce Carpet
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/05/16
Square-spot Rustic (Xestia xanthographa) photographed 06 October 2008 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Xestia xanthographa
Square-spot Rustic
B Crowley
2008/10/06
Square-spot Rustic (Xwstia xanthographa) photographed 28 August 2009 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Xestia xanthographa
Square-spot Rustic
B Crowley
2009/08/28
Straw dot, photographed 17 June 2006 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Rivula sericealis
Straw Dot
B Crowley
2006/06/17
Straw Underwing (Thalpophila matura) photographed 28 August 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Thalpophila matura
Straw Underwing
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/08/28
Streamer (Anticlea derivata) photographed 21 April 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Anticlea derivata
Streamer
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/04/21
Esperia sulphurella, photographed 18 May 2009 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Oecophoridae
Esperia sulphurella
Sulphur Tubic
S Calvert-Fisher
2009/05/18
Swallow Prominent (Pheosia tremula) photographed 02 August 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Notodontidae
Pheosia tremula
Swallow Prominent
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/08/02
Swallow-tailed moth (Ourapteryx sambucaria) photographed 01 July 2008 by S Calvert FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Ourapteryx sambucaria L.
Swallow-tailed Moth
S Calvert-Fisher
2008/07/01
Tawny Speckled Pug (Eupithecia icterata) photographed 16 August 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Eupithecia icterata
Tawny Speckled Pug
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/08/16
The Clay (Mythimna ferrago) photographed 29 June 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Mythimna ferrago
The Clay
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/06/29
Thistle ermine moth, Myelois cribrella, photographed 19 June 2005 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Pyralidae
Myelois circumvoluta
Thistle Ermine
B Crowley
2005/06/19
Treble lines, photographed 17 June 2006 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Charanyca trigrammica
Treble Lines
B Crowley
2006/06/17
Twenty-plume moth (Alucita hexadactyla) photographed 12 April 2009 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Alucitidae
Alucita hexadactyla L.
Twenty-plume Moth
B Crowley
2009/04/12
Moth, photographed 26 June 2005 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Unidentified Fauna
Unidentified Moth
B Crowley
2005/06/26
V-Pug (Chloroclystis v-ata) photographed 12 July 2009 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Chloroclystis V-ata
V-Pug
S Calvert-Fisher
2009/07/12
Vapourer moth (Orgyia antiqua) photographed 03 July 2009 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Lymantriidae
Orgyia antiqua L.
Vapourer
S Calvert-Fisher
2009/07/03
Vapourer moth caterpillar, photographed 26 June 2005 by L Pasquire.Insects
Lepidoptera, Moths, Caterpillar
Lymantriidae
Orgyia antiqua L.
Vapourer
L J Pasquire
2005/06/26
Varied Coronet (Hadena compta) photographed 06 May 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Varied Coronet
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/05/06
Waved Black (Parascotia fuliginaria) photographed 12 July 2009 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Noctuidae
Parascotia fuliginaria L.
Waved Black
S Calvert-Fisher
2009/07/12
Larva of Waved Black moth (Parascotia fuliginaria), photographed May 2005 by R EelesInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths, Caterpillar
Noctuidae
Parascotia fuliginaria L.
Waved Black
R Eeles
2009/05/15
White Ermine (Spilosoma lubricipeda) photographed 09 June 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Arctiidae
Spilosoma lubricipeda L.
White Ermine
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/06/09
White plume, photographed 17 June 2006, by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Pterophoridae
Pterophorus pentadactyla
White Plume Moth
B Crowley
2006/06/17
Epiblema foenella - a micromoth, photographed 12 July 2010 by B Crowley. ID by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Tortricidae
Epiblema foenella L.
White-foot Bell
B Crowley
2010/07/12
White-spotted Pug (Eupithecia tripunctaria) photographed 05 May 2010 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Eupithecia tripunctaria
White-spotted Pug
S Calvert-Fisher
2010/05/05
Willow Beauty, photographed 17 June 2006 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Peribatodes rhomboidaria
Willow Beauty
B Crowley
2006/06/17
Winter Moth (Operophtera brumata) photographed 14 December 2009 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Operophtera brumata L.
Winter Moth
B Crowley
2009/12/14
Wormwood Pug (Eupiyhecia absinthiata) photographed 4 July 2009 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Eupithecia absinthiata
Wormwood Pug
B Crowley
2009/07/04
Karva of Wormwood Pug (Eupithecia absinthiata) photographed 24 September 2009 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths, Caterpillar
Geometridae
Eupithecia absinthiata
Wormwood Pug
S Calvert-Fisher
2009/09/24
Yellow Shell moth (Camptogramma bilineata) photographed 16 July 2008 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Geometridae
Camptogramma bilineata L.
Yellow Shell
S Calvert-Fisher
2008/07/16
Yellow-tail, photographed 14 July 2007 by B CrowleyInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Lymantriidae
Euproctis similis
Yellow Tail
B Crowley
2007/07/14
Epiblema cynosbatella - a micromoth, photographed 20 May 2011 by S Calvert-FisherInsects
Lepidoptera, Moths
Tortricidae
Epiblema cynosbatella L.
Yellow-faced Bell
S Calvert-Fisher
2011/05/20

 

The majority of the above moths have been recorded by local moth expert, Dr Bob Eeles, who has been carrying out systematic light trapping at Thrupp since 2003. His detailed records and data are summarised in an Excel spreadsheet, which can be found at the link below.

 
To find out more about any of the moths listed on this page, just select and copy the common, or latin name (the words in italics) and enter it in the search engine on the UK Moths website. Note, if one form of name does not work, then you should try the other.

Recorded species with no photograph

INCURVARIIDAE

  • Adela reaumurella Linnaeus*

TINEIDAE

  • Clothes Moth (Tineola bisselliella)

SESIIDAE

  • Yellow-legged clearwing (Synanthedon vespiformisLinnaeus)*
  • Orange-tailed clearwing (Synanthedon andrenaeformisLinnaeus)*
  • Red belted clearwing (Synanthedon myopaeformisLaspeyres)*
  • Red-tipped clearwing (Synanthedon formicaeformisEsper)*
  • Large red belted clearwing (Synanthedon culiciformisLinneaus)*

TORTRICIDAE

  • Large fruit tree tortrix (Tortrix podana)*
  • Green oak tortrix (Tortrix viridana)*

CRAMBIDAE

  • Calamotropha paludella
  • Crambus pascuella Linnaeus – A grass veneer
  • Crambus perlella
  • Catoptria pinella
  • Donacaula forficella
  • Acentria ephemerella
  • Scoparia ambigualis
  • Scoparia basistrigalis
  • Dipleurina lacustrata
  • Brown china-mark (Elophila nymphaeata)*
  • Beautiful china mark (Nymphula stagnata)*
  • Pyrausta purpuralis Linnaeus – A purple and gold*
  • Perinephela lancealis
  • Phlyctaenia coronata Hufnagel*
  • Rush veneer (Nomophila noctuella Denis & Schiffermüller)*

PYRALIDAE

  • Hypsopygia costalis
  • Orthopygia glaucinalis
  • Endotricha flammealis
  • Galleria mellonella
  • Conobathra repandana
  • Acrobasis consociella
  • Pempelia formosa
  • Nephopterix angustella
  • Euzophera pinguis
  • Ephestia elutella
  • Homoeosoma sinuella
  • Phycitodes binaevella

HEPIALIDAE

  • Gold swift (Hepialus hecta Linnaeus)*

DREPANIDAE

  • Oak hook tip (Drepana binaria Hufnagel)*
  • Pebble hook tip (Drepana falcataria Linnaeus)*
  • Chinese character (Cilix glaucata Scopoli)*

THYATIRIDAE

  • Peach blossom (Thyatira batis Linnaeus)*
  • Figure of 80 (Tethea ocularis Hübner)*
  • Frosted green (Polyploca ridens Fabricius)*

GEOMETRIDAE

  • Large emerald (Geometra papilionaria Linnaeus)*
  • Blotched emerald (Comibaena bajularia Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Maiden’s blush (Cyclophora punctaria Linnaeus)*
  • Cream Wave (Scopula floslactata Haworth)*
  • Mullein wave (Scopula marginepunctata Goeze)
  • Least carpet (Idaea rusticata Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Dwarf cream wave (Idaea fuscovenosa Goeze)*
  • Treble brown spot (Idaea trigeminata Haworth)*
  • Plain wave (Idaea straminata Borkhausen)*
  • Gem (Orthonama obstipata Fabricius)*
  • Flame carpet (Xanthorhoe designata Hufnagel)*
  • Dark barred twin spot carpet (Xanthorhoe ferrugata Clerck)*
  • Large twin spot carpet (Xanthorhoe quadrifasiata Clerck)*
  • Beautiful carpet (Mesoleuca albicillata Linnaeus)*
  • Dark spinach (Pelurga comitata Linnaeus)*
  • Grey pine carpet (Thera obeliscata Hübner)*
  • Broken barred carpet (Electrophaes corylata Thunberg)*
  • July highflyer (Hydriomena furcata Thunberg)*
  • May highflyer (Hydriomena impluviata Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Scallop shell (Rheumaptera undulata Linnaeus)*
  • Brown scallop (Philereme vetulata Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • November moth (Epirrita dilutata Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Autumnal moth (Epirrita autumnata Borkhausen)*
  • Small rivulet (Perizoma alchemillata Linnaeus)*
  • Grass rivulet (Perizoma albulata Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Maple pug (Eupithecia inturbata Hübner)*
  • Haworth ‘s pug (Eupithecia haworthiata Doubleday)*
  • Mottled pug (Eupithecia exiguata Hübner)*
  • Grey pug (Eupithecia subfuscata Haworth)*
  • Bordered pug (Eupithecia succenturiata Linnaeus)*
  • Narrow-winged pug (Eupithecia nanata Prout)*
  • Oak-tree Pug (Eupithecia dodoneata Guenée)*
  • Juniper pug (Eupithecia  pusillata Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Larch pug (Eupithecia lariciata Freyer)*
  • Dwarf pug (Eupithecia tantillaria Boisduval)*
  • Green pug (Chloroclystis rectangulata Linnaeus)*
  • Double-striped pug (Gymnoscelis rufifasciata Haworth)*
  • Currant pug (Eupithecia assimilata Doubleday)*
  • Treble-bar (Aplocera plagiata Linnaeus)*
  • Seraphim (Lobophora halterata Hufnagel)*
  • Small seraphim (Pterapherapteryx sexalata Retzius)*
  • Yellow barred brindle (Acasis viretata Hübner)*
  • Latticed heath (Semiothisa clathrata Linnaeus)*
  • Brown silver line (Petrophora chlorosata Scopoli)*
  • Scorched wing (Plagodis dolabraria Linnaeus)*
  • Bordered beauty (Epione repandaria Hufnagel)*
  • Lilac Beauty (Apeira syringaria Linnaeus)*
  • August thorn (Ennomos quercinaria Hufnagel)*
  • Canary shouldered thorn (Ennomos alniaria Linnaeus)*
  • Dusky thorn (Ennomos fuscantaria Haworth)*
  • September Thorn (Ennomus erosaria Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Purple thorn (Selenia tetralunaria Hufnagel)*
  • Peppered (Biston betularia Linnaeus)*
  • Waved umber (Menophra abruptaria Thunberg)*
  • Satin Beauty (Deileptenia ribeata Clerk)*
  • Mottled beauty (Alcis repandata Linnaeus)*
  • Oak beauty (Biston strataria Hufnagel)*
  • Great oak beauty (Boarmia roboraria Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Pale oak beauty ( Hypomecis punctinalis Scopoli)*
  • Square spot (Paradarisa consonaria Hübner)*
  • Common white wave (Cabera pusaria Linnaeus)*
  • White pinion spotted (Lomographa bimaculata Fabricius)*
  • Barred red (Hylaea fasciaria Linnaeus)*

SPHINGIDAE

  • Pine hawkmoth (Hyloicus pinastri Linnaeus)*
  • Eyed hawkmoth (Smerinthus ocellata Linnaeus)*
  • Hummingbird hawkmoth  (Macroglossum stellatarum Linnaeus)
  • Elephant hawkmoth (Deilephila elpenor Linnaeus)*
  • Striped hawkmoth (Hyles livornica Esper)*

NOTODONTIDAE

  • Buff tip (Phalera bucephala Linnaeus)*
  • Sallow kitten (Fercula furcula Clerck)*
  • Poplar kitten (Fercula bifida Brahm)*
  • Iron prominent (Notodonta dromedarius Linnaeus)*
  • Lesser swallow prominent (Pheosia gnoma Fabricius)*
  • Coxcomb prominent (Ptilodon capucina Linnaeus)*
  • Marbled brown (Drymonia dodonaea Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Lunar marbled brown (Drymonia ruficornis Hufnagel)*
  • Lobster moth (Stauropus fagi Linneaus)*

LYMANTRIIDAE

  • Dark tussock (Dicallomera fascelina Linnaeus)*
  • Brown tail (Euproctis chrysorrhoea Linnaeus)*
  • White satin (Leucoma salicis Linnaeus)*
  • Black arches (Lymantria monacha Linnaeus)*

ARCTIIDAE

  • Round winged muslin (Thumatha senex Hübner)*
  • Four-dotted footman (Cybosia mesomella Linnaeus)*
  • Orange footman (Eilema sororcula Hufnagel)*
  • Scarce footman (Eilema complana Linnaeus)*
  • Rosy Footman (Miltochrista miniata Forster)*
  • Muslin footman (Nudaria mundana Linnaeus)*
  • Common footman (Eilema lurideola Zincken)*
  • Garden tiger (Arctia caja Linnaeus)*
  • Muslin (Diaphora mendica Clerck)*

NOLIDAE

  • Kent black arches (Meganola albula Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Short cloaked (Nola cucullatella Linnaeus)*

NOCTUIDAE

  • Turnip (Agrotis segetum Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Garden dart (Euxoa nigricans Linnaeus)*
  • Heart & club (Agrotis clavis Hufnagel)*
  • Dark sword grass (Agrotis ipsilon Hufnagel)*
  • Broad-bordered yellow underwing (Noctua fimbriata Schreber)*
  • Langmaid’s Yellow Underwing (Noctua janthina Denis & Schiffermüller )
  • Least yellow underwing (Noctua interjecta Schawerda)*
  • Stout Dart (Spaelotis ravida Denis & Schiffermüller)
  • Double dart (Graphiphora augur Fabricius)*
  • Pearly underwing (Peridroma saucia Hübner)*
  • Ingrailed clay (Diarsia mendica Fabricius)*
  • Purple clay (Diarsia brunnea Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Small square spot (Diarsia rubi Vieweg)*
  • Triple spotted clay (Xestia ditrapezium Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Green arches (Anaplectoides prasina Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Red chestnut (Cerastis rubricosa Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Nutmeg (Dicestra trifolii Hufnagel)*
  • Shears (Hada nana Hufnagel)*
  • Cabbage (Mamestra brassicae Linnaeus)*
  • Dot (Melanchra persicariae Linnaeus)*
  • Broad barred white (Hecatera bicolorata Hufnagel)*
  • Campion (Hadena rivularis Fabricius)*
  • Lychnis (Hadena bicruris Hufnagel)*
  • Pine beauty (Panolis flammea Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Small quaker (Orthosia cruda Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Lead-coloured drab (Orthosia populeti Fabricius)*
  • Powdered quaker (Orthosia gracilis Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Twin-spotted quaker (Orthosia munda Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Hebrew character (Orthosia gothica Linnaeus)*
  • White-point (Mythimna albipuncta Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Common wainscot (Mythimna pallens Linnaeus)*
  • Obscure wainscot (Mythimna obsoleta Hübner)*
  • Southern wainscot (Mythimna straminea Treitschke)*
  • Shoulder striped wainscot (Mythimna comma Hübner)*
  • Wormwood (Cucullia absinthii Linnaeus)*
  • Shark (Cucullia umbratica Linnaeus)*
  • Minor shoulder knot (Brachylomia viminalis Fabricius)*
  • Sprawler (Asteroscopus sphinx Hufnagel)*
  • Deep brown dart (Aporophyla lutulenta Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Black rustic (Aporophyla nigra Haworth)*
  • Pale pinion (Lithophane hepatica Clerck)*
  • Green-brindled crescent (Allophyes oxyacanthae Linnaeus)*
  • Brindled green (Dryobotodes eremita Fabricius)*
  • Large ranunculus (Polymixis flavicincta Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Satellite (Eupsilia transversa Hufnagel)*
  • Chestnut (Conistra vaccinii Linnaeus)*
  • Dark chestnut (Conistra ligula Esper)*
  • Yellow line quaker (Agrochola macilenta Hübner)*
  • Brown spot pinion (Agrochola litura Linnaeus)*
  • Beaded chestnut (Agrochola lychnidis Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Orange sallow (Xanthia citrago Linnaeus)*
  • Pink barred sallow (Xanthia togata Esper)*
  • Sallow (Xanthia icteritia hufnagel)*
  • Sycamore (Acronicta aceris Linnaeus)*
  • The miller (Acronicta leporina Linnaeus)*
  • Knot grass (Acronicta rumicis Linnaeus)*
  • Svensson’s copper underwing (Amphipyra berbera svenssoni Fletcher)*
  • Mouse (Amphipyra tragopoginis Clerck)*
  • Straw underwing (Thalpophila matura Hufnagel)*
  • Small angle shades (Euplexia lucipara Linnaeus)*
  • Double Kidney (Ipimorpha retusa Linnaeus)*
  • Olive (Ipimorpha subtusa Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Angle-striped Sallow (Enargia paleacea  Esper)*
  • Dingy shears (Enargia ypsillon Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Lunar spotted pinion (Cosmia pyralina Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Reddish light arches (Apamea sublustris Esper)*
  • Clouded bordered brindle (Apamea crenata Hufnagel)*
  • Clouded brindle (Apamea epomidion Haworth)*
  • Small clouded brindle (Apamea unanimis Hübner)*
  • Dusky brocade (Apamea remissa Hübner)*
  • Large nutmeg (Apamea anceps Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Rustic shoulder knot (Apamea sordens Hufnagel)*
  • Slender brindle (Apamea scolopacina Esper)*
  • Double lobed (Apamea ophiogramma Esper)*
  • Marbled minor (Oligia strigilis Linnaeus)*
  • Tawny marbled minor (Oligia latruncula Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Middle barred minor (Oligia fasciuncula Haworth)*
  • Cloaked minor (Mesoligia furuncula Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Rosy minor (Mesoligia literosa Haworth)*
  • Common rustic (Mesapamea secalis Linnaeus)*
  • Small dotted buff (Photedes minima Haworth)*
  • Small wainscot (Photedes pygmina Haworth)*
  • Dusky sallow (Eremobia ochroleuca Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Rosy rustic (Hydraecia micacea Esper)*
  • Frosted orange (Gortyna flavago Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Crescent (Celaena leucostigma Hübner)*
  • Bulrush wainscot (Nonagria typhae Thunberg)*
  • Large wainscot (Rhizedra lutosa Hübner)*
  • Fen wainscot (Arenostola phragmitidis Hübner)*
  • Uncertain (Hoplodrina alsines Brahm)*
  • The rustic (Hoplodrina blanda Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Vine’s rustic (Hoplodrina ambigua Denis & Schiffermüller)*
  • Mottled rustic (Caradrina morpheus Hufnagel)*
  • Pale mottled willow (Caradrina clavipalpis Scopoli)*
  • Small yellow underwing (Panemeria tenebrata Scopoli)*
  • Bordered sallow (Pyrrhia umbra Hufnagel)*
  • Silver hook (Eustrotia uncula Clerck)*
  • Green silver lines (Pseudoips fagana Warren)*
  • Gold spot (Plusia festucae Linnaeus)*
  • Dark spectacle (Abrostola triplasia Linnaeus)*
  • Blackneck (Lygephila pastinum Treitschke)*
  • Buttoned snout (Hypena rostralis Linnaeus)*
  • Pinion streaked snout (Shrankia costaestrigalis Stephens)*
  • Fanfoot (Herminia tarsipennalis Treitschke)*

Colour coding for rarity status (not to be confused with links):

RDB1   RDB2   RDB3   Na  Nb/Scarce   Local

The majority of the above moths have been recorded by local moth expert, Dr Bob Eeles, who has been carrying out systematic light trapping at Thrupp since 2003. His detailed records and data are summarised in an Excel spreadsheet, which can be found at the link below.

 
To find out more about any of the moths listed on this page, just select and copy the common, or latin name (the words in italics) and enter it in the search engine on the UK Moths website. Note, if one form of name does not work, then you should try the other.

Related Links

References

Field Guide to the Moths of Great Britain and Ireland

Paul Waring, Martin Townsend and Richard Lewington

Published by British Wildlife Publishing, Gillingham, Dorset, 2003

ISBN 0 9531399 2 1 (paperback)

ISBN 0 9531399 3 X (hardback)

Butterflies and Moths in Britain and Europe

David Carter

Published by Heinemann, London, in association with the British Museum (Natural History) 1982

ISBN 434 10965 7

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