Common Species out now

Here is an illustrated selection of the top 25 common species expected to be adult and on the wing now.  There is a good chance you can see all of these at the moment.  The flight plots show when the species is most likely to be seen and this peak may vary slightly from year to year.  Click the species link for more details and distribution across the region.  For a full list of species see Flying tonight.

2188 Orthosia incerta (Clouded Drab)

Adult flight:

2190 Orthosia gothica (Hebrew Character)

Adult flight:

2187 Orthosia cerasi (Common Quaker)

Adult flight:

2243 Xylocampa areola (Early Grey)

Adult flight:

1917 Selenia dentaria (Early Thorn)

Adult flight:

2063 Diaphora mendica (Muslin Moth)

Adult flight:

2425 Colocasia coryli (Nut-tree Tussock)

Adult flight:

1906 Opisthograptis luteolata (Brimstone Moth)

Adult flight:

1927 Lycia hirtaria (Brindled Beauty)

Adult flight:

2015 Drymonia ruficornis (Lunar Marbled Brown)

Adult flight:

1852 Eupithecia abbreviata (Brindled Pug)

Adult flight:

2186 Orthosia gracilis (Powdered Quaker)

Adult flight:

2092 Agrotis puta (Shuttle-shaped Dart)

Adult flight:

2306 Phlogophora meticulosa (Angle Shades)

Adult flight:

2005 Peridea anceps (Great Prominent)

Adult flight:

1660 Polyploca ridens (Frosted Green)

Adult flight:

2003 Notodonta ziczac (Pebble Prominent)

Adult flight:

2182 Orthosia cruda (Small Quaker)

Adult flight:

2189 Orthosia munda (Twin-spotted Quaker)

Adult flight:

2006 Pheosia gnoma (Lesser Swallow Prominent)

Adult flight:

1747 Anticlea derivata (Streamer)

Adult flight:

1746 Anticlea badiata (Shoulder Stripe)

Adult flight:

1862 Gymnoscelis rufifasciata (Double-striped Pug)

Adult flight:

1919 Selenia tetralunaria (Purple Thorn)

Adult flight:

2179 Panolis flammea (Pine Beauty)

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