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Where possible, links to pictures of the moths on the UK Moths website have been made, these can be viewed by clicking on the species name or on the words 'picture link' in the left hand column. To move down the page the chosen family click on the links below.

Thanks to Charlie Fletcher for providing the species list for Yorkshire.



Coleophoridae
487

Picture Link

Metriotes lutarea

488

Picture Link

Goniodoma limoniella

489

 

Coleophora albella

490

Picture Link

Coleophora lutipennella

491

Picture Link

Coleophora gryphipennella

492

Picture Link

Coleophora flavipennella

493

Picture Link

Coleophora serratella

494

Picture Link

Coleophora coracipennella

495

Apple & Plum Case-bearer

Coleophora spinella

496  

Coleophora milvipennis

497

Picture Link

Coleophora badiipennella

499

Picture Link

Coleophora limosipennella

501  

Coleophora siccifolia

502  

Coleophora trigeminella

503  

Coleophora fuscocuprella

504

Picture Link

Coleophora lusciniaepennella

506

Picture Link

Coleophora vitisella

509

Picture Link

Coleophora violacea

510

Picture Link

Coleophora juncicolella

511

 

Coleophora orbitella

512

Picture Link

Coleophora binderella

513

 

Coleophora potentillae

515

Picture Link

Coleophora albitarsella

516

Large Clover Case-bearer

Coleophora trifolii

517

Picture Link

Coleophora alcyonipennella

518

Picture Link

Coleophora mayrella

521

Picture Link

Coleophora conyzae

522

Picture Link

Coleophora lineolea

524

Picture Link

Coleophora lithargyrinella

525

 

Coleophora solitariella

526

Larch Case-bearer

Coleophora laricella

528

 

Coleophora chalcogrammella

530

Picture Link

Coleophora lixella

532

Picture Link

Coleophora albidella

533

Pistol Case-bearer

Coleophora anatipennella

534

 

Coleophora currucipennella

535

Picture Link

Coleophora ibipennella

536

Picture Link

Coleophora betulella

537

 

Coleophora kuehnella

541

Picture Link

Coleophora pyrrhulipennella

544

Picture Link

Coleophora albicosta

546

Picture Link

Coleophora genistae

547

Picture Link

Coleophora discordella

548

 

Coleophora niveicostella

550

Picture Link

Coleophora silenella

553

Picture Link

Coleophora striatipennella

554

Picture Link

Coleophora inulae

555

Picture Link

Coleophora follicularis

556

 

Coleophora trochilella

559

Picture Link

Coleophora peribenanderi

560

Picture Link

Coleophora paripennella

561

 

Coleophora therinella

562

Picture Link

Coleophora asteris

563

Picture Link

Coleophora argentula

564

 

Coleophora virgaureae

565

Picture Link

Coleophora saxicolella

567

Picture Link

Coleophora adspersella

568

Picture Link

Coleophora versurella

572

 

Coleophora vestianella

573

 

Coleophora atriplicis

574

 

Coleophora deviella

576

Picture Link

Coleophora artemisiella

577

Picture Link

Coleophora artemiscolella

578

Picture Link

Coleophora otidipennella

580

 

Coleophora sylvaticella

581

Picture Link

Coleophora taeniipennella

582

Picture Link

Coleophora glaucicolella

583

Picture Link

Coleophora tamesis

584

Picture Link

Coleophora alticolella

585

Picture Link

Coleophora maritimella

586

 

Coleophora adjunctella

587

Picture Link

Coleophora caespititiella

588

Picture Link

Coleophora salicorniae


Elachistidae
590

  

Perittia obscurepunctella

592

 

Stephensia brunnichella

593

 

Elachista regifcella

594

 

Elachista gleichenella

595

 

Elachista biatomella

596

 

Elachista poae

597

Picture Link

Elachista atricomella

598

 

Elachista kilmunella

599

  

Elachista alpinella

600

Picture Link

Elachista luticomella

601

Picture Link

Elachista albifrontella

602

Picture Link

Elachista apicipunctella

603  

Elachista subnigrella

606  

Elachista humilis

607

Picture Link

Elachista canapennella

608

Picture Link

Elachista rufocinerea

609

Picture Link

Elachista maculicerusella

610

Picture Link

Elachista argentella

611

Picture Link

Elachista triatomea

613

Picture Link

Elachista subocellea

616

 

Elachista bedellella

617

 

Elachista megerlella

619

 

Elachista unifasciella

620

Picture Link

Elachista gangabella

621

Picture Link

Elachista subalbidella

622

Picture Link

Elachista adscitella

623  

Elachista bisulcella

624  

Biselachista trapeziella

625  

Biselachista cinereopunctella

626  

Biselachista serricornis

627  

Biselachista scirpi

628  

Biselachista eleochariella

629  

Biselachista utonella

630  

Biselachista albidella

631

Picture Link

Cosmiotes freyerella

632  

Cosmiotes consortella

633

Picture Link

Cosmiotes stabilella


Oecophoridae
Oecophorinae
635

 

Denisia subaquilea

636

Picture Link

Denisia similella

638

 

Denisia augustella

640

Picture Link

Batia lunaris

642

Picture Link

Batia unitella

644

Picture Link

Borkhausenia fuscescens

645

Picture Link

Borkhausenia minutella

646

 

Telechyrsis tripuncta

647

Brown House Moth

Hofmannophila pseudospretella

648

White-shouldered House Moth

Endrosis sarcitrella

649

Picture Link

Esperia sulphurella

652

Picture Link

Alabonia geoffrella

654

Picture Link

Pleurota bicostella

658

Picture Link

Carcina quercana

 
Stathmopodinae
877

Picture Link

Stathmopoda pedella

 

Amphisbatinae

659

Picture Link

Amphisbatis incongruella

661

Picture Link

Pseudatemelia flavifrontella

 
Chimabachinae
663

Picture Link

Diurnea fagella

664

Picture Link

Diurnea lipsiella

665

Picture Link

Dasystoma salicella

 
Depressariinae
666

Picture Link

Semioscopis avellanella

667

Picture Link

Semioscopis steinkellneriana

670

Picture Link

Depressaria daucella

671

Picture Link

Depressaria ultimella

672

Parsnip Moth

Depressaria heraclei

673

Picture Link

Depressaria pimpinellae

674

Picture Link

Depressaria badiella

676

Picture Link

Depressaria pulcherrimella

677

 

Depressaria douglasella

678

 

Depressaria sordidatella

680

 

Depressaria albipunctella

682

Picture Link

Depressaria chaerophylii

687

 

Exaeretia allisella

688

Picture Link

Agonopterix heracliana

689

Picture Link

Agonopterix ciliella

690

 

Agonopterix cnicella

692

Picture Link

Agonopterix subpropinquella

694

Picture Link

Agonopterix nanatella

695

Picture Link

Agonopterix alstromeriana

696

Picture Link

Agonopterix propinquella

697

Picture Link

Agonopterix arenella

698

Picture Link

Agonopterix kaekeritziana

700

Picture Link

Agonopterix pallorella

701

Picture Link

Agonopterix ocellana

702

Picture Link

Agonopterix assimilella

704

Picture Link

Agonopterix scopariella

705

Picture Link

Agonopterix umbellana

706

Picture Link

Agonopterix nervosa

708

Picture Link

Agonopterix carduella

709

Picture Link

Agonopterix liturosa

710

Picture Link

Agonopterix conterminella

712

Picture Link

Agonopterix astrantiae

713

Picture Link

Agonopterix angelicella

714

Picture Link

Agonopterix yeatiana

715

 

Agonopterix capreolella

716

Picture Link

Agonopterix rotundella


Ethmiidae

Ethmiinae

719

Picture Link

Ethmia quadrillella


Gelechiidae
Anomologinae
724

Picture Link

Metzneria lappella

725

Picture Link

Metzneria aestivella

726

Picture Link

Metzneria metzneriella

727a

Picture Link

Metzneria aprilella

728

Picture Link

Monochroa cystisella

729

Picture Link

Isophrictis striatella

730

Picture Link

Apodia bifractella

731

Picture Link

Eulamprotes atrella

733

Picture Link

Eulamprotes wilkella

735

 

Monochroa tenebrella

736

Picture Link

Monochroa lucidella

740

 

Monochroa hornigi

741

 

Monochroa suffusella

742  

Monochroa lutulentella

745  

Monochroa divisella

746

Picture Link

Chrysoesthia drurella

747

Picture Link

Chrysoesthia sexguttella

752

Picture Link

Aristotelia ericinella

 
Gelechiinae
754

 

Xystophora pulveratella

777

 

Bryotropha basaltinella

778

 

Bryotropha umbrosella

779

Picture Link

Bryotropha affinis

780

Picture Link

Bryotropha similis

782

Picture Link

Bryotropha senectella

783

 

Bryotropha boreella

784

 

Bryotropha galbanella

786

Picture Link

Bryotropha desertella

787

Picture Link

Bryotropha terrella

788

 

Bryotropha politella

789

Picture Link

Bryotropha domestica

755

Picture Link

Stenolechia gemmella

756

Picture Link

Parachronistis albiceps

758

Picture Link

Recurvaria leucatella

760

Picture Link

Exoteleia dodecella

762

Picture Link

Athrips mouffetella

763

 

Xenolechia aethiops

764

Picture Link

Pseudotelphusa scalella

766

Picture Link

Altenia scriptella

765

Picture Link

Teleiodes vulgella

769

 

Teleiodes wagae

774

Picture Link

Teleiodes luculella

775

Picture Link

Teleiodes sequax

767

Picture Link

Carpatolechia decorella

768

 

Carpatolechia notatella

770

Picture Link

Carpatolechia proximella

771

Picture Link

Carpatolechia alburnella

772

Picture Link

Carpatolechia fugitivella

776

Picture Link

Teleiopsis diffinis

790

Picture Link

Chionodes fumatella

791

 

Chionodes distinctella

859

Picture Link

Psoricoptera gibbosella

792

Picture Link

Mirificarma mulinella

794

Picture Link

Prolita sexpunctella

795

 

Prolita solutella

796

Picture Link

Aroga velocella

800

 

Gelechia rhombella

802a

Picture Link

Gelechia sororculella

803

 

Gelechia muscosella

804

 

Gelechia cuneatella

805

 

Gelechia hippophaella

811

Picture Link

Scrobipalpa samadensis

812

Picture Link

Scrobipalpa instabilella

813

Picture Link

Scrobipalpa salinella

815

Picture Link

Scrobipalpa nitentella

816

 

Scrobipalpa obsoletella

818  

Scrobipalpa atriplicella

819

Picture Link

Scrobipalpa costella

820

Thyme Moth

Scrobipalpa artemisiella

822

Picture Link

Scrobipalpa acuminatella

825a   Tuta absoluta
828

Picture Link

Caryocolum viscariella

829

 

Caryocolum marmoreum

830

Picture Link

Caryocolum fraternella

831

 

Caryocolum proximum

832

Picture Link

Caryocolum blandella

833

 

Caryocolum junctella

834

 

Caryocolum tricolorella

836

 

Caryocolum kroesmanniella

 
Anacampsinae
841

Picture Link

Sophronia semicostella

843

Picture Link

Aproaerema anthyllidella

844

Picture Link

Syncopacma taeniolella

845

 

Syncopacma larseniella

847

Picture Link

Syncopacma sangiella

848

 

Syncopacma albipalpella

849

 

Syncopacma cinctella

853

Picture Link

Anacampsis populella

854

Picture Link

Anacampsis blattariella

 

Chelariinae
797

Picture Link

Neofaculta ericetella

856

Picture Link

Anarsia spartiella

858

Picture Link

Hypatima rhomboidella

Dichomeridinae
855

Picture Link

Acompsia cinerella

862

Juniper Webber

Dichomeris marginella

851

 

Diochomeris alacella

866

Picture Link

Brachmia blandella

868

Picture Link

Helcystogramma rufescens

809

Hollyhock Seed Moth

Pexicopia malvella

749

 

Sitotroga cerealella

840

Picture Link

Thiotricha subocellea

 


 
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