British Moths Identification

The British Moths Identification page on Wild About Britain can be used to help you identify species of Moths found in the UK.

However, if they all look the same, or you need some help in identifying a particular species, click here to post a question in our forum, where some of our really helpful members should be able to help.

Mimas tiliae
Thera firmata
Semiothisa notata
Orgyia antiqua
Agapeta zoegana
Trichiura crataegi
Archips xylosteana
Rheumaptera hastata
Chloroclysta miata
Hada plebeja
Brachylomia viminalis
Pandemis corylana
Stauropus fagi
Adela croesella
Diaphora mendica
Eupithecia succenturiata
Aplocera efformata
Plemyria rubiginata
Ypsolopha sequella
Eupithecia tripunctaria
Chloroclysta truncata
Eudonia truncicolella
Agrotis puta
Cosmia trapezina
Emmelina monodactyla
Perizoma flavofasciata
Comibaena bajularia
Omphaloscelis lunosa
Cyclophora linearia
Apamea remissa
Crocallis elinguaria
Ectoedemia heringi
Acleris hyemana
Acasis viretata
Campaea margaritata
Amphipyra berbera
Ptycholoma lecheana
Philereme transversata
Orthosia munda
Noctua comes
Hadena bicruris
Hecatera bicolorata
Crambus lathoniellus
Biston betularia
Tethea or
Acleris aspersana
Furcula furcula
Saturnia pavonia
Ennomos fuscantaria
Aphomia sociella
Naenia typica
Ancylis badiana
Incurvaria oehlmanniella
Scoparia ambigualis
Olethreutes arcuella
Apamea crenata
Phlogophora meticulosa
Acleris laterana
Rheumaptera undulata
Epione vespertaria
Xylena vetusta
Sitochroa verticalis
Mythimna conigera
Eupsilia transversa
Ennomos alniaria
Callimorpha dominula
Esperia sulphurella
Cosmia pyralina
Crocidosema plebejana
Thera juniperata
Amphipyra pyramidea
Shargacucullia verbasci
Smerinthus ocellata
Polia hepatica
Phtheochroa rugosana
Cataclysta lemnata
Cryphia muralis
Xestia ditrapezium
Borkhausenia fuscescens
Geometra papilionaria
Endrosis sarcitrella
Hofmannophila pseudospretella
Agriopis marginaria
Aethes smeathmanniana
Euproctis similis
Eupithecia centaureata
Euplexia lucipara
Mythimna vitellina
Camptogramma bilineata
Eulithis populata
Minoa murinata
Aspitates gilvaria
Alsophila aescularia
Lacanobia oleracea
Phaulernis fulviguttella
Archiearis parthenias
Argyresthia trifasciata
Acleris logiana
Acleris sparsana
Anthophila fabriciana

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