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:

1799 Operophtera brumata (Winter Moth)

Adult flight:

2306 Phlogophora meticulosa (Angle Shades)

Adult flight:

2441 Autographa gamma (Silver Y)

Adult flight:

1935 Erannis defoliaria (Mottled Umber)

Adult flight:

1760 Chloroclysta siterata (Red-green Carpet)

Adult flight:

1923 Colotois pennaria (Feathered Thorn)

Adult flight:

2232 Aporophyla nigra (Black Rustic)

Adult flight:

2203 Mythimna unipuncta (White-speck)

Adult flight:

2258 Conistra vaccinii (Chestnut)

Adult flight:

2262 Agrochola circellaris (Brick)

Adult flight:

2264 Agrochola macilenta (Yellow-line Quaker)

Adult flight:

1157 Crocidosema plebejana

Adult flight:

2259 Conistra ligula (Dark Chestnut)

Adult flight:

2237 Lithophane ornitopus (Grey Shoulder-knot)

Adult flight:

1933 Agriopis aurantiaria (Scarce Umber)

Adult flight:

1862 Gymnoscelis rufifasciata (Double-striped Pug)

Adult flight:

1054 Acleris cristana

Adult flight:

1771a Thera cupressata (Cypress Carpet)

Adult flight:

1764 Chloroclysta truncata (Common Marbled Carpet)

Adult flight:

1720 Orthonama obstipata (Gem)

Adult flight:

2235 Lithophane semibrunnea (Tawny Pinion)

Adult flight:

2241 Xylena vetusta (Red Sword-grass)

Adult flight:

2091 Agrotis ipsilon (Dark Sword-grass)

Adult flight:

1984 Macroglossum stellatarum (Humming-bird Hawk-moth)

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