DAY-FLYING MOTHS  (many fly by day and night)
English common names shown where available; where not, scientific names shown.
Hummingbird Hawk-moth
Hummingbird Hawk-moth
Narrow-bordered Five-spot Burnet Moth
Narrow-bordered 5-spot Burnet
Five-spot Burnet Moth
5-spot Burnet
Six-spot Burnet Moth
6-spot Burnet
Burnet Companion
Burnet Companion
Chimney Sweeper Moth
Chimney Sweeper
Mint Moth aurata
Mint Moth - Golden
Cinnabar Moth
Cinnabar
Ruby Tiger moth
Ruby Tiger
Jersey Tiger moth
Jersey Tiger
Cream-spot Tiger moth
Cream-spot Tiger
Scarlet Tiger moth
Scarlet Tiger
Crimson Speckled Footman moth
Crimson Speckled
The Forester moth
The Forester
Silver Y Moth
Silver Y
Essex Y Moth
Essex Y
Hymenia recurvalis moth
Hawaiian Beet Webworm
Mother Shipton Moth
Mother Shipton
Common Heath Moth
Common Heath
Common Heath Moth
Common Heath
Latticed Heath Moth
Latticed Heath
Shaded Broad-bar Moth
Shaded Broad-bar
Middle-barred Minor Moth
Middle-barred Minor
Vapourer moth
Vapourer
Oak Eggar Moth
Oak Eggar (m)
Green Oak Roller Tortrix
Green Oak Roller
Drab Looper moth
Drab Looper
Nettle-tap moth
Nettle-tap
Fairy Moth Green Longhorn
Green Longhorn Fairy
Fairy Moth nemo
Fairy Moth
Raspberry Clearwing moth
Raspberry Clearwing
Ypsolopha ustella Variable Smudge
Variable Smudge
Synaphe punctalis moth
Synaphe punctalis
Grapholita jungiella moth - Vetch Piercer
Grapholita jungiella
Pea moth
Pea Moth
Esperia sulphurella
Sulphur Tubic
Oncocera semirubella moth Rosy-striped Knot-horn
Rosy-striped Knot-horn
Timothy Tortrix
Timothy Tortrix
Eucosma cana
Hoary Bell
Marsh Pug
Marsh Pug
Eriocrania subpurpurella Common Oak Purple
Cmn. Oak Purple
Argyresthia goedartella
Argyresthia goedartella

 Moths and butterflies are in the order Lepidoptera, from the Greek for scales on their wings, the scales making up the colours and patterns.
Moths don't have the clubbed antennae that most butterflies have.
 There are some 2,500 species of moth in the UK.

 NIGHT-FLYING MOTHS  (mainly night-flying but can be disturbed in the day)

Elephant Hawk-moth
Elephant Hawk-moth
Elephant Hawk Moth
Elephant Hawk-moth
Eyed Hawk-moth
Eyed Hawk-moth
Lime Hawk-moth
Lime Hawk-moth
Lime Hawk-moth
Oleander Hawk-moth
Poplar Hawk-moth
Poplar Hawk-moth
Emperor moth female
Emperor moth (f)
Small Elephant Hawk-moth
Small Elephant H-m
Death's-head Hawk-moth
Death's-head Hawk-moth
Privet Hawk-moth
Privet Hawk-moth
Pine Hawk-moth
Pine Hawk-moth
Red Underwing moth
Red Underwing
Blotched Emerald moth
Blotched Emerald
Merveille du jour
Merveille du jour
Burnished Brass Moth
Burnished Brass
Burnished Brass Moth
Burnished Brass
Swallow-tailed Moth
Swallow-tailed
The Spectacle moth
The Spectacle
Garden Tiger moth
Garden Tiger
Jersey Tiger moth
Jersey Tiger
Brimstone moth
Brimstone
Buff-tip moth
Buff Tip
Dusky Thorn moth
Dusky Thorn
Canary-shouldered Thorn moth
Canary-shouldered Thorn
Feathered Thorn moth
Feathered Thorn
August Thorn moth
August Thorn
August Thorn moth
August Thorn
Early Thorn moth
Early Thorn
The Herald moth
The Herald
Angle Shades moth
Angle Shades
Swallow Prominent moth
Swallow Prominent
Lesser Swallow Prominent moth
Lsr. Swallow Prominent
Lesser Swallow Prominent moth
Lsr. Swallow Prominent
Old Lady moth
Old Lady
Puss Moth
Puss Moth
Scarce Silver-lines moth
Scarce Silver-lines
Green Silver-lines moth
Green Silver-lines
The Magpie moth
The Magpie
Small Magpie moth
Small Magpie
Twenty Plume moth
20 Plume
Pink-barred Sallow moth
Pink-barred Sallow
Barred Yellow moth
Barred Yellow
Peach Blossom moth
Peach Blossom
Peach Blossom moth
Peach Blossom
White Satin moth
White Satin
Pale Tussock moth
Pale Tussock (m)
Pale Tussock female moth
Pale Tussock (f)
White Ermine moth
White Ermine
Buff Ermine moth
Buff Ermine
The Flame moth
The Flame
Buff Arches moth
Buff Arches
Buff Arches moth
Buff Arches
Light Arches moth
Light Arches
Dark Arches moth
Dark Arches
Black Arches moth
Black Arches
Kent Black Arches moth
Kent Black Arches
Common Emerald moth
Common Emerald
Light Emerald moth
Light Emerald
Light Emerald moth
Light Emerald
Large Emerald moth
Large Emerald
Grass Emerald moth
Grass Emerald - faded
Large Ranunculus moth
Large Ranunculus
Small Ranunculus moth
Small Ranunculus
Peppered Moth
Peppered
Ghost Moth male
Ghost Moth (m)
Ghost Moth female
Ghost Moth (f)
Orange Swift moth
Orange Swift
Common Swift moth male
Common Swift (m)
Yellow Shell moth
Yellow Shell
Oak Eggar Moth
Gypsy Moth (m)
Setaceous Hebrew Character moth
Setaceous Hebrew Ch.
Hebrew Character moth
Hebrew Character
Double Square-spot moth
Double Square-spot
Scalloped Oak
Scalloped Oak
The Snout moth
The Snout
The Drinker moth
The Drinker (m)
The Drinker moth
The Drinker (f)
The Sallow moth - form 1
The Sallow - form 1
The Sallow moth - form 2
The Sallow - form 2
Centre-barred Sallow moth
Centre-barred Sallow
Barred Straw
Barred Straw
Lunar Marbled Brown
Lunar Marbled Brown
Lunar-spotted Pinion moth
Lunar-spotted Pinion
Lunar Underwing moth
Lunar Underwing
Large Yellow Underwing moth
Large Yellow Underwing
Large Yellow Underwing
Large Yellow Underwing
Lesser Yellow Underwing moth
Lesser Yellow U'wing
Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing
Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing
Copper Underwing moth
Copper Underwing
Straw Underwing moth
Straw Underwing
Straw Underwing moth
Straw Underwing
Bordered Straw moth
Bordered Straw
Pale Prominent Moth
Pale Prominent
Pale Prominent Moth
Pale Prominent
Iron Prominent Moth
Iron Prominent
Flame Shoulder moth
Flame Shoulder
Brown-tail moth
Brown-tail
Yellow tail moth
Yellow-tail
Oak Hook-tip moth male
Oak Hook-tip (m)
Oak Hook-tip moth female
Oak Hook-tip (f)
Beautiful Hook-tip moth
Beautiful Hook-tip
Pebble Hook-tip moth
Pebble Hook-tip
Willow Beauty moth
Willow Beauty
Mottled Beauty moth
Mottled Beauty
Engrailed moth
Engrailed
Blood Vein moth
Blood-vein
Small Blood Vein moth
Small Blood-vein
Maiden's Blush moth
Maiden's Blush
Brown Silver-line moth
Brown Silver-line
The Lackey moth
The Lackey
Ground Lackey moth
Ground Lackey
The Brick moth
The Brick
Clouded border moth
Clouded Border
Box Tree Moth
Box Tree Moth
Beautiful China Mark moth
Beautiful China Mark
Brown China Mark moth
Brown China Mark
Crowned Phlyctaenia Elder Pearl moth
Elder Pearl
Ringed Chinamark moth
Ringed Chinamark
Ringed Chinamark moth
Ringed Chinamark
Common Rustic moth
Common Rustic
Common Rustic
Common Rustic
Lesser Common Rustic moth
Lesser Common Rustic
Square-spot Rustic moth
Square-spot Rustic
Small Square-spot moth
Small Square-spot
Clancy's Rustic
Clancy's Rustic
Mottled Rustic moth
Mottled Rustic
Vine's Rustic moth
Vine's Rustic
Brown Rustic moth
Brown Rustic
The Uncertain moth
The Uncertain
Six-striped Rustic moth
Six-striped Rustic
Heart and Dart moth
Heart and Dart
Heart and Club moth
Heart and Club
Shuttle-shaped Dart moth
Shuttle-shaped Dart
Smokey Wainscot moth
Smokey Wainscot
Common Wainscot moth
Common Wainscot
Shoulder-striped Wainscot moth
Shoulder-striped W'scot
Southern Wainscot moth
Southern Wainscot
L-album Wainscot moth
L-album Wainscot
Small Wainscot moth
Small Wainscot
The Delicate moth
The Delicate
White-point moth
White-point
The Clay moth
The Clay
Ingrailed Clay moth
Ingrailed Clay
Brown-line Bright-eye moth
Brown-line Bright-eye
Bright-line Brown-eye moth
Bright-line Brown-eye
Dot moth
Dot Moth
Oak Eggar Moth
Oak Eggar (f)
Early Grey moth
Early Grey
Poplar Grey moth
Poplar Grey
Sycamore moth
The Sycamore
Knot Grass moth
Knot Grass
Lesser Treble-bar moth
Lesser Treble-bar
Treble-bar moth
Treble-bar
Treble Lines moth
Treble Lines
Oak Lutestring moth
Oak Lutestring
Oak Processionary moth
Oak Processionary
Figure of Eight moth
Figure of Eight
Figure of Eighty moth
Figure of Eighty
Frosted Orange moth
Frosted Orange
Frosted Green moth
Frosted Green
Brindled Green moth
Brindled Green
Pale Brindled Beauty
Pale Brindled Beauty
Nut-tree Tussock
Nut-tree Tussock
The Nutmeg moth
The Nutmeg
Common Quaker moth
Common Quaker
Powdered Quaker moth
Powdered Quaker
Mouse Moth
Mouse Moth
The Blackneck moth
The Blackneck
Dun-bar moth
Dun-bar
Grey Dagger Moth
Grey Dagger
Dark Dagger Moth
Dark Dagger
Leopard moth
Leopard moth
The Coronet moth
The Coronet
The Coronet moth
The Coronet
The Lychnis moth
The Lychnis
Mother of Pearl moth
Mother of Pearl
Grass Webworm moth
Grass Webworm
Pale Mottled Willow
Pale Mottled Willow
July High Flier moth
July High Flier
The Streamer
The Streamer
Small Phoenix moth
Small Phoenix
Red Twin-spot Carpet
Red Twin-spot Carpet
Red Twin-spot Carpet
Red Twin-spot Carpet
Large Twin-spot Carpet
Large Twin-spot Carpet
Blue-bordered Carpet moth
Blue-bordered Carpet
Garden Carpet moth
Garden Carpet
Common Carpet moth
Common Carpet
Common Carpet moth
Common Carpet
Silver-ground Carpet moth
Silver-ground Carpet
Cmn Marbled Carpet moth
Common Marbled Carpet
Green Carpet moth
Green Carpet
Green Carpet moth - faded
Green Carpet - faded
Autumn Green Carpet moth
Autumn Green Carpet
Red-green Carpet moth
Red-green Carpet
Grey Pine Carpet moth
Grey Pine Carpet
Grey Pine Carpet moth 2
Grey Pine Carpet
Spruce Carpet moth
Spruce Carpet
Yellow-barred Brindle
Yellow-barred Brindle
Scorched Carpet
Scorched Carpet
Least Carpet moth
Least Carpet
Common Wave moth
Common Wave
Common White Wave moth
Common White Wave
Clouded Silver moth
Clouded Silver
Ribband Wave moth - form 1
Riband Wave - form 1
Ribband Wave - form 1
Riband Wave - form 1
Ribband Wave moth - form 2
Riband Wave - form 2
Small Fan-footed Wave moth
Small Fan-footed Wave
Small Scallop moth
Small Scollop
Small Dusty Wave moth
Small Dusty Wave
Mullein Wave moth
Mullein Wave
Treble Brown Spot moth
Treble Brown Spot
Single-dotted Wave moth
Single-dotted wave
The Mocha moth
The Mocha
Waved Black moth
Waved Black
The Fern moth
The Fern
Waved Umber moth
Waved Umber
Mottled Umber moth
Mottled Umber
November Moth November Moth
Winter Moth
Winter Moth
The Fan-foot moth
The Fan-foot
Small Fan-foot moth
Small Fan-foot
Dotted Border moth
Dotted Border
Small Dotted Buff moth
Small Dotted Buff
Dingy Shears moth
Dingy Shears
Marbled White Spot moth
Marbled White Spot
The Vestal moth
The Vestal 
Oak Nycteoline moth
Oak Nycteoline
Marbled Beauty moth - grey
Marbled Beauty - blue
Marbled Beauty moth - green
Marbled Beauty - green
Marbled Beauty moth - grey
Marbled Beauty - grey
Tree-lichen_Beauty moth
Tree-lichen Beauty
Short-cloaked moth
Short-cloaked Moth 
Cloaked Minor moth
Cloaked Minor
Middle-barred Minor Moth
Middle-barred Minor
Rosy Minor moth
Rosy Minor
Tawny Marbled Minor moth
Tawny Marbled Minor
Marbled Minor moth
Marbled Minor
Dingy Shell moth
Dingy Shell
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