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Most Common Moths On The Wing In Yorkshire During December

Micro-Moths

Epiphyas postvittana
Ypsolopha ustella
Alucita hexadactyla
Light-brown Apple-moth (998)
(461)
Twenty-plume Moth (1288)
Photo Copyright: David Baker
Photo Copyright: Jax Westmoreland
Photo Copyright: Jax Westmoreland

 

Blastobasis lacticolella
  Emmelina monodactyla
Endrosis sarcitrella
(874)
(1524)
White-shouldered House-moth (648)
Photo Copyright:Jax Westmoreland
Photo Copyright: Jax Westmoreland
Photo Copyright: David Baker

 

Agonopterix heracliana
Agonopterix alstromeriana
  Monopis laevigella
(688)
(695)
Skin Moth (227)
Photo Copyright: Graham Featherstone
Photo Copyright: Charlie Fletcher
Photo Copyright: Ange Garod

 

Acleris sparsana
Acleris variegana
  Niditinea fuscella
(1041)
Garden Rose Tortrix (1048)
Brown-dotted Clothes Moth (237)
Photo Copyright:Mike Pearson
Photo Copyright:Jax Westmoreland
Photo Copyright:

 

Macro-Moths

Operophtera brumata
Erannis defoliaria
Poecilocampa populi
Winter Moth (1799)
Mottled Umber (1935)
December Moth (1631)
Photo Copyright: Dean Stables
Photo Copyright: Dean Stables
Photo Copyright: Dean Stables

 

Conistra vaccinii
Conistra ligula
Agriopis aurantiaria
The Chestnut (2258)
Dark Chestnut (2259)
Scarce Umber (1933)
Photo Copyright: Jax Westmoreland
Photo Copyright: David Baker
Photo Copyright: Dean Stables

 

Mamestra brassicae
Operophtera fagata
Phlogophora meticulosa
Cabbage Moth (2154)
Northern Winter Moth (1800)
Angle Shades (2306)
Photo Copyright: Jax Westmoreland
Photo Copyright:Mike Smethurst
Photo Copyright: Dave O'Brien

 

Apocheima pilosaria
Apocheima pilosaria
Colotois pennaria
Pale Brindled Beauty (1926)
Pale Brindled Beauty (melanic) (1926)
Feathered Thorn (1923)
Photo Copyright: Jax Westmoreland
Photo Copyright: David Baker
Photo Copyright: Dean Stables

 

Eupsilia transversa
Chloroclysta siterata
Autographa gamma
The Satellite (2256)
Red-green Carpet (1760)
Silver Y (2441)
Photo Copyright: Mark Langston
Photo Copyright: Dean Stables
Photo Copyright: Dean Stables

 

Xylena vetusta
Noctua pronuba
Scoliopteryx libatrix
Red Sword-grass (2241)
Large Yellow Underwing (2107)
The Herald (2469)
Photo Copyright: Charly Streets
Photo Copyright: Sheila Hirst
Photo Copyright: Damian Money

 

  Orthosia cerasi
Agrochola macilenta
Theria primaria
Common Quaker (2187)
Yellow-line Quaker (2264)
Early Moth (1960)
Photo Copyright: Jax Westmoreland
Photo Copyright:David Baker
Photo Copyright: Damian Money

 

Lithophane semibrunnea
Epirrita dilutata agg.
 Thera britannica
Tawny Pinion (2235)
November Moth agg.(1795x)
Spruce Carpet (1769)
Photo Copyright: Barry Spence
Photo Copyright: David Baker
Photo Copyright: Barry Spence

 

 



 
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