Moth: Mottled Umber (Erannis defoliaria)
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Common name: Mottled Umber Latin name: Erannis defoliaria Family: Geometridae » Ennominae Flies: October to December This photo: Marsland valley on the Cornwall and Devon county boundary Insight: A fairly common moth found in many habitats and in much of … Read More

Moth: December Moth (Poecilocampa populi)
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Common name: December Moth Latin name: Poecilocampa populi Family: Lasiocampidae Flies: October to December This photo: Marsland valley on the Cornwall and Devon county boundary Insight: A fairly common moth found in much of the UK. It’s appropriately named being … Read More

Falmouth Moth Report
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A Common Marbled Carpet was attracted to the lounge light. Our first moth species since moving to Falmouth last week. Insight: A very common moth found throughout the UK. The colour of the species can be extremely variable with some … Read More

Moth: Common Marbled Carpet (Chloroclysta truncata)
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Common name: Common Marbled Carpet Latin name: Chloroclysta truncata Family: Geometridae » Larentiinae Flies: May to June and August to November This photo: Falmouth, Cornwall Gallery: British moths

Moth: The Vestal (Rhodometra sacraria)
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Common name: The Vestal Latin name: Rhodometra sacraria Family: Geometridae » Sterrhinae Flies: April to November This photo: Marsland valley, Cornwall and Devon county boundary Gallery: British moths

Moth: Merveille du Jour (Dichonia aprilina)
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Common name: Merveille du Jour Latin name: Dichonia aprilina Family: Noctuidae » Cuculliinae Flies: September to October This photo: Marsland valley, Cornwall and Devon county boundary Gallery: British moths

Moth: Merveille du Jour (Dichonia aprilina)
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Common name: Merveille du Jour Latin name: Dichonia aprilina Family: Noctuidae » Cuculliinae Flies: September and October This photo: Marsland valley, Cornwall and Devon county boundary Gallery: British moths Related images:

Moth: Pale Pinion (Lithophane hepatica)
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Common name: Pale Pinion Latin name: Lithophane hepatica Family: Noctuidae » Cuculliinae Flies: October and November This photo: Marsland valley, Cornwall and Devon county boundary Gallery: British moths Related images:

Moth: Setaceous Hebrew Character (Xestia c-nigrum)
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Common name: Setaceous Hebrew Character Latin name: Xestia c-nigrum Family: Noctuidae » Noctuinae Flies: May to September This photo: Marsland valley, Cornwall and Devon county boundary Gallery: British moths Related images:

Moth: Agriphila tristella
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Latin name: Agriphila tristella Family: Crambidae » Crambinae Flies: June to September This photo: Glebe Cliff, Tintagel, North Cornwall Gallery: British moths Related images:

Moth: Archer’s Dart (Agrotis vestigialis)
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Common name: Archer’s Dart Latin name: Agrotis vestigialis Family: Noctuidae » Noctuinae Flies: July to September This photo: Northam Burrows Country Park, North Devon Gallery: British moths Related images:

Moth: Yellow Belle (Semiaspilates ochrearia)
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Common name: Yellow Belle Latin name: Semiaspilates ochrearia Family: Geometridae » Ennominae Flies: May to June and August to September This Photo Location: cliffs near Duckpool, Cornwall Other Photos Gallery: British Moths Related images:

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