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.

1631 Poecilocampa populi (December Moth)

Adult flight:

2441 Autographa gamma (Silver Y)

Adult flight:

1923 Colotois pennaria (Feathered Thorn)

Adult flight:

1760 Chloroclysta siterata (Red-green Carpet)

Adult flight:

2227 Asteroscopus sphinx (Sprawler)

Adult flight:

2306 Phlogophora meticulosa (Angle Shades)

Adult flight:

1935 Erannis defoliaria (Mottled Umber)

Adult flight:

1799 Operophtera brumata (Winter Moth)

Adult flight:

2240 Lithophane leautieri (Blair's Shoulder-knot)

Adult flight:

1933 Agriopis aurantiaria (Scarce Umber)

Adult flight:

2091 Agrotis ipsilon (Dark Sword-grass)

Adult flight:

2263 Agrochola lota (Red-line Quaker)

Adult flight:

1769 Thera britannica (Spruce Carpet)

Adult flight:

1720 Orthonama obstipata (Gem)

Adult flight:

2119 Peridroma saucia (Pearly Underwing)

Adult flight:

2107 Noctua pronuba (Large Yellow Underwing)

Adult flight:

2264 Agrochola macilenta (Yellow-line Quaker)

Adult flight:

2203 Mythimna unipuncta (White-speck)

Adult flight:

2237 Lithophane ornitopus (Grey Shoulder-knot)

Adult flight:

2087 Agrotis segetum (Turnip Moth)

Adult flight:

1771a Thera cupressata (Cypress Carpet)

Adult flight:

2267 Agrochola lychnidis (Beaded Chestnut)

Adult flight:

2258 Conistra vaccinii (Chestnut)

Adult flight:

2259 Conistra ligula (Dark Chestnut)

Adult flight:

0998 Epiphyas postvittana (Light Brown Apple Moth)

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