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.

Apamea scolopacina
Autographa pulchrina
Mythimna impura
Eudemis profundana
Apamea lithoxylaea
Eurrhypara hortulata
Caloptilia robustella
Agrochola litura
Agriphila inquinatella
Apamea epomidion
Euthrix potatoria
Thyatira batis
Comibaena bajularia
Cacoecimorpha pronubana
Olethreutes arcuella
Semiaspilates ochrearia
Noctua orbona
Carcina quercana
Stathmopoda pedella
Bryotropha domestica
Lycia hirtaria
Xestia c-nigrum
Synanthedon tipuliformis
Colostygia pectinataria
Autographa bractea
Apamea remissa
Glyphipterix simpliciella
Cryphia muralis
Chloroclysta siterata
Callimorpha dominula
Cyclophora puppillaria
Acronicta leporina
Pandemis cerasana
Archiearis parthenias
Acronicta tridens
Trichiura crataegi
Lomographa bimaculata
Sphinx ligustri
Deilephila porcellus
Diarsia rubi
Caloptilia populetorum
Dichonia aprilina
Entephria caesiata
Caloptilia azaleella
Eupithecia intricata millieraria
Perizoma alchemillata
Alsophila aescularia
Mesoligia literosa
Argyresthia trifasciata
Geometra papilionaria
Cucullia umbratica
Oligia strigilis
Diaphora mendica
Clepsis consimilana
Evergestis pallidata
Mythimna unipuncta
Yponomeuta rorrella
Epirrhoe rivata
Ectoedemia heringi
Laothoe populi
Xanthorhoe quadrifasiata
Orgyia antiqua
Parasemia plantaginis
Idaea straminata
Agrochola macilenta
Hecatera bicolorata
Zygaena filipendulae
Nymphula stagnata
Apamea monoglypha
Peribatodes rhomboidaria
Cilix glaucata
Rheumaptera undulata
Thera juniperata
Agapeta hamana
Acleris emargana
Catoptria pinella
Hyppa rectilinea
Anarta myrtilli
Lasiocampa quercus form callunae
Ectropis bistortata
Dryobotodes eremita
Acleris sparsana
Eugnorisma glareosa
Semiothisa liturata
Phigalia pilosaria
Phlyctaenia coronata
Peridroma saucia
Agonopterix ciliella
Blastobasis adustella
Cydia conicolana
Poecilocampa populi
Conistra vaccinii
Hadena bicruris
Phalera bucephala
Catoptria falsella
Eurois occulta
Anthophila fabriciana
Dichrorampha alpinana
Epirrhoe alternata
Pasiphila rectangulata

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