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.

Campaea margaritata
Falcaria lacertinaria
Grapholita compositella
Blastobasis adustella
Incurvaria oehlmanniella
Eupithecia nanata
Simyra albovenosa
Tinea trinotella
Acronicta leporina
Allophyes oxyacanthae
Standfussiana lucernea
Euproctis chrysorrhoea
Oligia fasciuncula
Chloroclysta truncata
Nebula salicata
Agriopis marginaria
Xanthorhoe designata
Lampropteryx suffumata
Lasiocampa quercus form callunae
Scoparia ambigualis
Blepharita adusta
Noctua orbona
Xanthorhoe spadicearia
Xanthia aurago
Dichomeris marginella
Aspitates gilvaria
Cyclophora punctaria
Semiaspilates ochrearia
Eupithecia vulgata
Noctua pronuba
Hadena rivularis
Cosmorhoe ocellata
Rusina ferruginea
Semiothisa notata
Lobophora halterata
Cerastis rubricosa
Aethes smeathmanniana
Acleris forsskaleana
Stauropus fagi
Semiothisa clathrata
Amblyptilia punctidactyla
Crambus lathoniellus
Erannis defoliaria
Noctua fimbriata
Selenia tetralunaria
Agrotis clavis
Phtheochroa rugosana
Agrochola litura
Hydriomena ruberata
Crocallis elinguaria
Pasiphila chloerata
Colostygia pectinataria
Bryotropha affinis
Cerapteryx graminis
Epione vespertaria
Mythimna conigera
Agrochola lota
Eilema deplana
Mythimna pallens
Aplocera efformata
Hedya pruniana
Petrophora chlorosata
Nola confusalis
Agrotis puta
Dichonia aprilina
Acleris hyemana
Cnaemidophorus rhododactyla
Polymixis flavicincta
Amblyptilia acanthadactyla
Epiblema uddmanniana
Pheosia tremula
Acentria ephemerella
Achlya flavicornis
Menophra abruptaria
Eurrhypara hortulata
Lyonetia clerkella
Trachycera suavella
Cybosia mesomella
Cydia fagiglandana
Agrochola lychnidis
Ancylis badiana
Eremobia ochroleuca
Argyresthia goedartella
Udea prunalis
Acleris variegana
Perizoma alchemillata
Chloroclysta miata
Xestia sexstrigata
Rheumaptera hastata
Pyrausta despicata
Hemistola chrysoprasaria
Eilema lurideola
Synanthedon tipuliformis
Sitochroa verticalis
Polia hepatica
Alabonia geoffrella
Pyropteron chrysidiformis
Ochropacha duplaris
Phragmatobia fuliginosa
Cyclophora puppillaria

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