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.

2060 Spilosoma lubricipeda (White Ermine)

Adult flight:

2028 Calliteara pudibunda (Pale Tussock)

Adult flight:

1764 Chloroclysta truncata (Common Marbled Carpet)

Adult flight:

2092 Agrotis puta (Shuttle-shaped Dart)

Adult flight:

2063 Diaphora mendica (Muslin Moth)

Adult flight:

2441 Autographa gamma (Silver Y)

Adult flight:

2102 Ochropleura plecta (Flame Shoulder)

Adult flight:

1906 Opisthograptis luteolata (Brimstone Moth)

Adult flight:

2380 Charanyca trigrammica (Treble Lines)

Adult flight:

2384 Hoplodrina ambigua (Vine's Rustic)

Adult flight:

1994 Phalera bucephala (Buff-tip)

Adult flight:

2089 Agrotis exclamationis (Heart and Dart)

Adult flight:

1981 Laothoe populi (Poplar Hawk-moth)

Adult flight:

2190 Orthosia gothica (Hebrew Character)

Adult flight:

2061 Spilosoma luteum (Buff Ermine)

Adult flight:

2157 Lacanobia w-latinum (Light Brocade)

Adult flight:

2003 Notodonta ziczac (Pebble Prominent)

Adult flight:

1728 Xanthorhoe fluctuata (Garden Carpet)

Adult flight:

1931 Biston betularia (Peppered Moth)

Adult flight:

2019 Clostera curtula (Chocolate-tip)

Adult flight:

2450 Abrostola tripartita (Spectacle)

Adult flight:

1920 Odontopera bidentata (Scalloped Hazel)

Adult flight:

1776 Colostygia pectinataria (Green Carpet)

Adult flight:

2123 Diarsia rubi (Small Square-spot)

Adult flight:

2306 Phlogophora meticulosa (Angle Shades)

Adult flight: