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.

1926 Phigalia pilosaria (Pale Brindled Beauty)

Adult flight:

1960 Theria primaria (Early Moth)

Adult flight:

1934 Agriopis marginaria (Dotted Border)

Adult flight:

1932 Agriopis leucophaearia (Spring Usher)

Adult flight:

2258 Conistra vaccinii (Chestnut)

Adult flight:

1799 Operophtera brumata (Winter Moth)

Adult flight:

2256 Eupsilia transversa (Satellite)

Adult flight:

1935 Erannis defoliaria (Mottled Umber)

Adult flight:

2190 Orthosia gothica (Hebrew Character)

Adult flight:

2469 Scoliopteryx libatrix (Herald)

Adult flight:

2259 Conistra ligula (Dark Chestnut)

Adult flight:

0998 Epiphyas postvittana (Light Brown Apple Moth)

Adult flight:

1790 Triphosa dubitata (Tissue)

Adult flight:

1025 Tortricodes alternella

Adult flight:

1663 Alsophila aescularia (March Moth)

Adult flight:

1930 Biston strataria (Oak Beauty)

Adult flight:

0461 Ypsolopha ustella

Adult flight:

2187 Orthosia cerasi (Common Quaker)

Adult flight:

0688 Agonopterix heracliana

Adult flight:

0819 Scrobipalpa costella

Adult flight:

0697 Agonopterix arenella

Adult flight:

0647 Hofmannophila pseudospretella (Brown House Moth)

Adult flight:

1917 Selenia dentaria (Early Thorn)

Adult flight:

2241 Xylena vetusta (Red Sword-grass)

Adult flight:

1053 Acleris hastiana

Adult flight:


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