Common species out now

Here is a selection of the top 25 common species expected to be adult and on the wing now.  There is a good chance you can see all of these at the moment.  The flight plots show when the species is most likely to be seen and this peak may vary slightly from year to year.  Click the species link for more details and distribution across the region.

1799 Operophtera brumata (Winter Moth)

Adult flight:

1935 Erannis defoliaria (Mottled Umber)

Adult flight:

1631 Poecilocampa populi (December Moth)

Adult flight:

1800 Operophtera fagata (Northern Winter Moth)

Adult flight:

1926 Phigalia pilosaria (Pale Brindled Beauty)

Adult flight:

2259 Conistra ligula (Dark Chestnut)

Adult flight:

2256 Eupsilia transversa (Satellite)

Adult flight:

0998 Epiphyas postvittana (Light Brown Apple Moth)

Adult flight:

2258 Conistra vaccinii (Chestnut)

Adult flight:

1933 Agriopis aurantiaria (Scarce Umber)

Adult flight:

2469 Scoliopteryx libatrix (Herald)

Adult flight:

2306 Phlogophora meticulosa (Angle Shades)

Adult flight:

1761 Chloroclysta miata (Autumn Green Carpet)

Adult flight:

0874 Blastobasis lacticolella

Adult flight:

1288 Alucita hexadactyla (Twenty-plume Moth)

Adult flight:

1934 Agriopis marginaria (Dotted Border)

Adult flight:

2190 Orthosia gothica (Hebrew Character)

Adult flight:

1524 Emmelina monodactyla

Adult flight:

0464 Plutella xylostella (Diamond-back Moth)

Adult flight:

1760 Chloroclysta siterata (Red-green Carpet)

Adult flight:

1790 Triphosa dubitata (Tissue)

Adult flight:

2187 Orthosia cerasi (Common Quaker)

Adult flight:

2245 Allophyes oxyacanthae (Green-brindled Crescent)

Adult flight:

2237 Lithophane ornitopus (Grey Shoulder-knot)

Adult flight:

2375 Rhizedra lutosa (Large Wainscot)

Adult flight:


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