Moths

Moths on the Wildlife Conservation Area

All species identification subject to confirmation – please contact us if you disagree with any of these.

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Key: moths marked * – we have our own images. When marked ** this is a link to the ukmoths.org.uk website.

*Blood-vein on white deadnettle
Timandra comae
5th August 2009
**Bramble Shoot Moth
Epiblema uddmanniana
11th June 2011
**Brimstone Moth
Opisthograptis luteolata
11th June 2011
*Cabbage Moth
Mamestra brassicae
9th August 2007
**Carnation Tortrix
Cacoecimorpha pronubana
22nd August 2014
**Cloaked Minor
Mesoligia furuncula
29th August 2011
**Dark Fruit-tree Tortrix
Pandemis heparana
22nd August 2014
**Feathered Gothic
Tholera decimalis
29th August 2011
*Fern
Horisme tersata
11th June 2011
**Flame Shoulder
Ochropleura plecta
29th August 2011
**Flounced Rustic
Luperina testacea
29th August 2011
**Green Carpet
Colostygia pectinataria
29th August 2011
**Heart and Club
Agrotis clavis
11th June 2011
*Heart and Dart
Agrotis exclamationis
11th June 2011
**Large Yellow Underwing
Noctua pronuba
29th August 2011
**Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing
Noctua janthe
29th August 2011
*Light Brown Apple Moth?
Epiphyas postvittana?
9th August 2007
**Lime-speck Pug
Eupithecia centaureata
22nd August 2014
**Mother of Pearl
Pleuroptya ruralis
29th August 2011
**Mouse Moth
Amphipyra tragopoginis
22nd August 2014
**Orange Swift
Triodia sylvina
29th August 2011
**Setaceous Hebrew Character
Xestia c-nigrum
29th August 2011
**Small Square-spot
Diarsia rubi
22nd August 2014
*Snout
Hypena proboscidalis
11th June 2011
**Square-spot Rustic
Xestia xanthographa
29th August 2011
*Straw Underwing
Thalpophila matura
9th August 2007
**Vine’s Rustic
Hoplodrina ambigua
11th June 2011
*Willow Beauty
Peribatodes rhomboidaria
11th June 2011
**Yellow Shell
Camptogramma bilineata
29th August 2011
**Agriphila inquinatella
29th August 2011
**Agriphila tristella
29th August 2011
**Chrysoteuchia culmella
22nd August 2014
**Ephestia unicolorella
29th August 2011
**Gillmeria pallidactyla
29th August 2011
**Pyrausta despicata
22nd August 2014
*Moth
Scoparia ambigualis
11th June 2011
*Moth
PScoparia pyralella
11th June 2011
*Moth
Sp?
11th June 2011
*Moth
Sp?
9th August 2007
*Moth
Sp?
9th August 2007
*Little brown job
Sp?
9th June 2007
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