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.

2190 Orthosia gothica (Hebrew Character)

Adult flight:

2187 Orthosia cerasi (Common Quaker)

Adult flight:

2188 Orthosia incerta (Clouded Drab)

Adult flight:

2243 Xylocampa areola (Early Grey)

Adult flight:

1930 Biston strataria (Oak Beauty)

Adult flight:

1917 Selenia dentaria (Early Thorn)

Adult flight:

2189 Orthosia munda (Twin-spotted Quaker)

Adult flight:

1633 Eriogaster lanestris (Small Eggar)

Adult flight:

0663 Diurnea fagella

Adult flight:

2182 Orthosia cruda (Small Quaker)

Adult flight:

1852 Eupithecia abbreviata (Brindled Pug)

Adult flight:

1934 Agriopis marginaria (Dotted Border)

Adult flight:

1862 Gymnoscelis rufifasciata (Double-striped Pug)

Adult flight:

2186 Orthosia gracilis (Powdered Quaker)

Adult flight:

2260 Conistra rubiginea (Dotted Chestnut)

Adult flight:

1947 Ectropis bistortata (Engrailed)

Adult flight:

2237 Lithophane ornitopus (Grey Shoulder-knot)

Adult flight:

2091 Agrotis ipsilon (Dark Sword-grass)

Adult flight:

1881 Trichopteryx carpinata (Early Tooth-striped)

Adult flight:

1663 Alsophila aescularia (March Moth)

Adult flight:

2236 Lithophane hepatica (Pale Pinion)

Adult flight:

1746 Anticlea badiata (Shoulder Stripe)

Adult flight:

2179 Panolis flammea (Pine Beauty)

Adult flight:

2258 Conistra vaccinii (Chestnut)

Adult flight:

1659 Achlya flavicornis (Yellow Horned)

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