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.

Eupithecia satyrata
Crocidosema plebejana
Apamea scolopacina
Acentria ephemerella
Bupalus piniaria
Hydriomena furcata
Leucoma salicis
Eupithecia indigata
Mythimna unipuncta
Naenia typica
Eilema lurideola
Orthosia cruda
Eudonia mercurella
Sitochroa palealis
Plutella xylostella
Crambus perlella
Teleiodes vulgella
Prays fraxinella
Euplexia lucipara
Acronicta psi
Ennomos alniaria
Noctua fimbriata
Notodonta ziczac
Celypha striana
Cybosia mesomella
Xanthorhoe montanata
Apeira syringaria
Diurnea fagella
Apamea unanimis
Evergestis pallidata
Aplocera efformata
Limnaecia phragmitella
Euproctis chrysorrhoea
Aspilapteryx tringipennella
Hadena compta
Spilonota ocellana
Drymonia ruficornis
Thumatha senex
Lasiocampa quercus form callunae
Argyresthia goedartella
Choreutis pariana
Hecatera bicolorata
Eremobia ochroleuca
Agrochola lota
Philereme transversata
Chloroclysta citrata
Timandra comae
Rhodometra sacraria
Polymixis flavicincta
Galleria mellonella
Idaea dimidiata
Phlyctaenia coronata
Phytometra viridaria
Phtheochroa rugosana
Noctua pronuba
Ematurga atomaria
Agriphila latistria
Aleimma loeflingiana
Anthophila fabriciana
Udea prunalis
Conistra ligula
Alucita hexadactyla
Cabera exanthemata
Acleris hyemana
Arctia villica
Endotricha flammealis
Agrochola circellaris
Smerinthus ocellata
Caloptilia azaleella
Yponomeuta rorrella
Nola cucullatella
Gymnoscelis rufifasciata
Cochylis roseana
Eilema sororcula
Saturnia pavonia
Peridea anceps
Simyra albovenosa
Enargia paleacea
Cryphia muralis
Eurrhypara hortulata
Agonopterix arenella
Pexicopia malvella
Eilema complana
Eupithecia centaureata
Panolis flammea
Anaplectoides prasina
Cyclophora linearia
Blepharita adusta
Eupithecia dodoneata
Crambus lathoniellus
Noctua comes
Mesapamea secalis
Calliteara pudibunda
Acleris lipsiana
Chloroclysta truncata
Dryobotodes eremita
Acronicta megacephala
Semiothisa alternaria
Hyles euphorbiae
Zygaena filipendulae

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