List of British Moths (Lepidoptra)

Page : 2 of the list of British Moths (Lepidoptra) with links to further details of individual species, taxonomic data and images (if available).

You will find listed here, in alphabetical order, all the British moths species from our Flora and Fauna database. As there are a large number of species with similar names we have included the genus, species, phylum, family and kingdom to help you correctly select the one you are looking for.

All moths are of the Kingdom Animalia, the Phylum Arthropoda, the Class Insecta and the Order Lepidoptera.

Pond Hawkmoth

Pond Hawkmoth - Laothoe populi

Pond Hawkmoth - Laothoe populi

 

This page only displays species that have common names, there is likely to be many more members of this species in the main database that are found either in or around the British Isles or somewhere within the United Kingdom that do not have common names they will however be marked native, introduced, etc. To access these return to Flora and Fauna Menu and use the World Wildlife sub-menu.

Books about British Moths

British Moths

Picture Availability

If photographs are available the species name is displayed in bold with the camera icon Camera Icon beside it along with the number of photos available. Similarly if other types of image, e.g. paintings or drawings, are available the image icon Image Icon is displayed along with the number of images. To view the images click on the species name.

Endangered Species

Where species are at risk or endangered the Common Name is displayed in red emboldened text.

 

Common Name
Species
Status
Family
Suborder
Order

Common Name

Species

Status

Family

Suborder

Order

Pinion. Lesser Spotted,

Native

Glossata

Pug, Double-striped

Native

Pug, Narrow-winged

Native

Scarlet Tiger

Native

Glossata

Scorched Wing

Native

Glossata

Shears. Glaucous,

Native

Glossata

Shoulder Stripe

Native

Shoulder-knot. Grey,

Native

Glossata

Silver Hook

Native

Glossata

Small Argent & Sable

Native

Small Purple-barred

Native

Glossata

Speckled Yellow

Native

Glossata

Square Spot

Native

Glossata

Square-spot Dart

Native

Glossata

Striped Wainscot

Native

Glossata

Swift. Map-winged,

Native

Glossata

Tawny Pinion

Native

Glossata

Thorn, Dusky

Native

Glossata

Thorn, Lunar

Native

Glossata

Thorn, Purple

Native

Glossata

Thorn, September

Native

Glossata

Wave, Bright

Native

Wave, Lesser Cream

Native

Wave, Single-dotted

Native

Wave, Small Yellow

Native

White-marked

Native

Glossata

White-pinion Spotted

Native

Glossata

Wood Tiger

Native

Glossata

 

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