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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.

Autostichidae
870

Picture Link

Oegoconia quadripuncta

871

Picture Link

Oegoconia deauratella


Blastobasidae
873

Picture Link

Blastobasis adustella

874

Picture Link

Blastobasis lacticolella


Batrachedridae
878

Picture Link

Batrachedra praeangusta

879

 

Batrachedra pinicolella


Momphidae
880

Picture Link

Mompha langiella

881

Picture Link

Mompha terminella

882

Picture Link

Mompha locupletella

883

Picture Link

Mompha raschkiella

884

Picture Link

Mompha miscella

885

Picture Link

Mompha conturbatella

886

Picture Link

Mompha ochraceella

887

Picture Link

Mompha lacteella

888

Picture Link

Mompha propinquella

889

Picture Link

Mompha divisella

890

Picture Link

Mompha jurassicella

891

Picture Link

Mompha sturnipennella

892

Picture Link

Mompha subbistrigella

893

Picture Link

Mompha epilobiella


Cosmopterigidae
Cosmpopteriginae
898

Picture Link

Limnaecia phragmitella

 
Antiquerinae
899

Picture Link

Pancalia leuwenhoekella

 
Blastodacinae
902

Picture Link

Chrysoclista lathamella

903

Picture Link

Chrysoclysta linneella

904

Picture Link

Spuleria flavicaput

905

Picture Link

Blastodacna hellerella

906

Apple Pit Moth

Blastodacna atra

 
Sorhagenia
909

Picture Link

Sorhagenia lophyrella


Scythrididae
911

 

Scythris grandipennis

913

Picture Link

Scythris fallacella

914

 

Scythris crassiuncula

915

 

Scythris picaepennis

918

Picture Link

Scythris limbella

920a

Picture Link

Scythris inspersella


Tortricidae
Tortricinae
921

Picture Link

Phtheochroa inopiana

924

Picture Link

Hysterophora maculosana

925

Picture Link

Phtheochroa rugosana

926

Picture Link

Phalonidia manniana

929

 

Gynnidomorpha vectisana

930

 

Gynnidomorpha alismana

932

Picture Link

Phalonidia affinitana

936

Picture Link

Cochylimorpha straminea

937

Picture Link

Agapeta hamana

938

Picture Link

Agapeta zoegana

939

Picture Link

Aethes tesserana

941

 

Aethes hartmanniana

942

Picture Link

Aethes piercei

945

Picture Link

Aethes cnicana

946

Picture Link

Aethes rubigana

947

Picture Link

Aethes smeathmanniana

949

 

Aethes dilucidana

950

Picture Link

Aethes francillana

951

Picture Link

Aethes beatricella

954

Picture Link

Eupoecilia angustana

955

Vine Moth

Eupoecilia ambiguella

956

Picture Link

Cochylidia implicitana

960

Picture Link

Falseuncaria ruficiliana

962

Picture Link

Cochylis roseana

963

Picture Link

Cochylis flaviciliana

964

Picture Link

Cochylis dubitana

965

Picture Link

Cochylis hybridella

966

Picture Link

Cochylis atricapitana

968

Picture Link

Cochylis nana

969

Chequered Fruit-tree Tortrix

Pandemis corylana

970

Barred Fruit-tree Tortrix

Pandemis cerasana

971

Picture Link

Pandemis cinnamomeana

972

Dark Fruit-tree Tortrix

Pandemis heparana

974

Picture Link

Argyrotaenia ljungiana

977

Large Fruit-tree Tortrix

Archips podana

978

 

Archips betulana

979

Brown Oak Tortrix

Archips crataegana

980

Variegated Golden Tortrix

Archips xylosteana

981

Rose Tortrix

Archips rosana

982

 

Choristoneura diversana

983

Picture Link

Choristoneura hebenstreitella

985

Carnation Tortrix

Cacoecimorpha pronubana

986

Picture Link

Syndemis musculana

987

Picture Link

Ptycholomoides aeriferanus

988

Bilberry Tortrix

Aphelia viburnana

989

Timothy Tortrix

Aphelia paleana

990

 

Aphelia unitana

991

 

Clepsis senecionana

992

 

Clepsis rurinana

993

Cyclamen Tortrix

Clepsis spectrana

994

Picture Link

Clepsis consimilana

998

Light Brown Apple Moth

Epiphyas postvittana

999

Summer Fruit Tortrix

Adoxophyes orana

1000

Picture Link

Ptycholoma lecheana

1001

Picture Link

Lozotaeniodes formosanus

1002

Picture Link

Lozotaenia forsterana

1006

Picture Link

Epagoge grotiana

1007

Picture Link

Capua vulgana

1008

Picture Link

Philedone gerningana

1009

Picture Link

Philedonides lunana

1010

Red-barred Tortrix

Ditula angustiorana

1011

Picture Link

Pseudargyrotoza conwagana

1015

Picture Link

Eulia ministrana

1016

Picture Link

Cnephasia longana

1019

Picture Link

Cnephasia conspersana

1020

Grey Tortrix

Cnephasia stephensiana

1021

Flax Tortrix

Cnephasia asseclana

1022

 

Cnephasia pasuiana

1023

 

Cnephasia genitalana

1024

Light Grey Tortrix

Cnephasia incertana

1025

Picture Link

Tortricodes alternella

1026

Picture Link

Exapate congelatella

1027

 

Neosphaleroptera nubilana

1029

Picture Link

Eana osseana

1030

Picture Link

Eana incanana

1031

Picture Link

Eana penziana

1032

Picture Link

Aleimma loeflingiana

1033

Green Oak Tortrix

Tortrix viridana

1035

Picture Link

Acleris bergmanniana

1036

Picture Link

Acleris forsskaleana

1037

Picture Link

Acleris holmiana

1038

Picture Link

Acleris laterana

1039

Strawberry Tortrix

Acleris comariana

1040

 

Acleris caledoniana

1041

Picture Link

Acleris sparsana

1042

Rhomboid Tortrix

Acleris rhombana

1043

Picture Link

Acleris aspersana

1044

Picture Link

Acleris ferrugana

1045

Picture Link

Acleris notana

1047

 

Acleris schalleriana

1048

Garden Rose Tortrix

Acleris variegana

1050

Picture Link

Acleris kochiella

1053

Picture Link

Acleris hastiana

1054

Picture Link

Acleris cristata

1055

Picture Link

Acleris hyemana

1057

Picture Link

Acleris rufana

1059

 

Acleris abietana

1060

Acleris maccana

1061

Picture Link

Acleris literana

1062

Picture Link

Acleris emargana

1062a

 

Acleris effractana

 
Chlidanotinae
1013

Picture Link

Olindia schumacherana

1014

Picture Link

Isotrias rectifasciana

Olethreutinae
1063

Picture Link

Celypha striana

1064

Picture Link

Celypha rosaceana

1067

Picture Link

Celypha cespitana

1070

Picture Link

Olethreutes mygindiana

1073

Picture Link

Olethreutes schulziana

1074

Picture Link

Olethreutes palustrana

1075

Picture Link

Olethreutes micana

1076

Picture Link

Celypha lacunana

1079

Picture Link

Piniphila bifasciana

1080

Picture Link

Olethreutes arcuella

1082

Plum Tortrix

Hedya pruniana

1083

Marbled Orchard Tortrix

Hedya nubiferana

1084

Picture Link

Hedya ochroleucana

1085

Picture Link

Metendothenia atropunctana

1086

Picture Link

Hedya salicella

1087

Picture Link

Orthotaenia undulana

1088

Picture Link

Pseudosciaphila branderiana

1089

Picture Link

Apotomis semifasciana

1091

 

Apotomis lineana

1092

Picture Link

Apotomis turbidana

1093

Picture Link

Apotomis betuletana

1095

Picture Link

Apotomis sororculana

1096

Picture Link

Apotomis sauciana

1097

Picture Link

Endothenia gentianaeana

1098

 

Endothenia oblongana

1099

Picture Link

Endothenia marginana

1100

 

Endothenia pullana

1101

 

Endothenia ustulana

1102

Picture Link

Endothenia nigricostana

1103

Picture Link

Endothenia ericetana

1104

Picture Link

Endothenia quadrimaculana

1106

Picture Link

Lobesia reliquana

1108

Picture Link

Lobesia abscisana

1109

Picture Link

Lobesia littoralis

1110

Picture Link

Bactra furfurana

1111

Picture Link

Bactra lancealana

1111a

Picture Link

Bactra lacteana

1112

Picture Link

Bactra robustana

1113

Picture Link

Eudemis profundana

1115

Picture Link

Ancylis achatana

1117

Picture Link

Ancylis unguicella

1118

Picture Link

Ancylis uncella

1119

 

Ancylis geminana

1119a

Picture Link

Ancylis diminuutana

1119b

 

Ancylis subarcuana

1120

Picture Link

Ancylis mitterbacheriana

1121

Picture Link

Ancylis upupana

1122

Picture Link

Ancylis obtusana

1123

Picture Link

Ancylis laetana

1126

Picture Link

Ancylis badiana

1128

Picture Link

Ancylis myrtillana

1129

Picture Link

Ancylis apicella

1130

 

Epinotia pygmaeana

1132

Picture Link

Epinotia subocellana

1133

Picture Link

Epinotia bilunana

1134

Picture Link

Epinotia ramella

1135

Picture Link

Epinotia demarniana

1136

Picture Link

Epinotia immundana

1137

Picture Link

Epinotia tetraquetrana

1138

Picture Link

Epinotia nisella

1139

Nut Bud Moth

Epinotia tenerana

1140

 

Epinotia nigricana

1142

Picture Link

Epinotia tedella

1143

 

Epinotia fraternana

1145

Picture Link

Epinotia nanana

1146

Picture Link

Epinotia rubiginosana

1147

Willow Tortrix

Epinotia cruciana

1148

Picture Link

Epinotia mercuriana

1149

 

Epinotia crenana

1150

Picture Link

Epinotia abbreviana

1151

Picture Link

Epinotia trigonella

1152

Picture Link

Epinotia maculana

1153

 

Epinotia sordidana

1154

 

Epinotia caprana

1155

Picture Link

Epinotia brunnichana

1156

Picture Link

Epinotia solandriana

1157

Picture Link

Crocidosema plebejana

1158

Picture Link

Rhopobota ustomaculana

1159

Holly Tortrix

Rhopobota naevana

1161

Picture Link

Rhopobota stagnana

1162

Picture Link

Rhopobota myrtillana

1163

Spruce Bud Moth

Zeiraphera ratzeburgiana

1164

 

Zeiraphera rufimitrana

1165

Picture Link

Zeiraphera isertana

1166

Larch Tortrix

Zeiraphera griseana

1167

Picture Link

Gypsonoma aceriana

1168

Picture Link

Gypsonoma sociana

1169

Picture Link

Gypsonoma dealbana

1170

Picture Link

Gypsonoma oppressana

1174

Picture Link

Epiblema cynosbatella

1175

Bramble Shoot Moth

Epiblema uddmanniana

1176

Picture Link

Epiblema trimaculana

1177

Picture Link

Epiblema rosaecolana

1178

Picture Link

Epiblema roborana

1179

Picture Link

Epiblema incarnatana

1180

 

Epiblema tetragonana

1181

Picture Link

Epiblema grandaevana

1182

Picture Link

Epiblema turbidana

1183

Picture Link

Epiblema foenella

1184

Picture Link

Epiblema scutulana

1184a

Picture Link

Epiblema cirsiana

1186

Picture Link

Epiblema sticticana

1187

Picture Link

Epiblema costipunctana

1189

Picture Link

Eriopsela quadrana

1190

Picture Link

Eucosma aspidiscana

1191

 

Eucosma rubescana

1192

Picture Link

Eucosma conterminana

1193

Picture Link

Eucosma tripoliana

1195

 

Eucosma lacteana

1197

Picture Link

Eucosma campoliliana

1199

Picture Link

Eucosma pupillana

1200

Picture Link

Eucosma hohenwartiana

1200b

 

Eucosma fulvana

1201

Picture Link

Eucosma cana

1202

Picture Link

Eucosma obumbratana

1204

Picture Link

Thiodia citrana

1205

Bud Moth

Spilonota ocellana

1205a

 

Spilonota laricana

1207

Pine Leaf-mining Moth

Clavigesta purdeyi

1208

Picture Link

Pseudococcyx posticana

1209

Pine Bud Moth

Pseudococcyx turionella

1210

Pine Shoot Moth

Rhyacionia buoliana

1211

Picture Link

Rhyacionia pinicolana

1212

Spotted Shoot Moth

Rhyacionia pinivorana

1214

Pine Resin-gall Moth

Retinia resinella

1216

Cherry Bark Moth

Enarmonia formosana

1217

Picture Link

Eucosmomorpha albersana

1219

Picture Link

Lathronympha strigana

1221

 

Strophedra weirana

1222

 

Strophedra nitidana

1223

 

Pammene splendidulana

1225

Picture Link

Pammene obscurana

1227

 

Pammene giganteana

1228

Picture Link

Pammene argyrana

1229

Picture Link

Pammene albuginana

1231

Picture Link

Pammene spiniana

1232

 

Pammene populana

1233

Picture Link

Pammene aurita

1234

Picture Link

Pammene regiana

1235

 

Pammene trauniana

1236

Picture Link

Pammene fasciana

1237

Picture Link

Pammene germmana

1238

 

Pammene ochsenheimeriana

1239

Fruitlet Mining Tortrix

Pammene rhediella

1241

Picture Link

Grapholita compositella

1242

Picture Link

Grapholita internana

1245

Picture Link

Grapholita janthinana

1246

Picture Link

Grapholita tenebrosana

1247

Plum Fruit Moth

Grapholita funebrana

1251

Picture Link

Grapholita jungiella

1252

Picture Link

Grapholita lunulana

1253

 

Grapholita orobana

1254

Picture Link

Cydia strobilella

1255

Picture Link

Cydia ulicetana

1256

Picture Link

Cydia servillana

1257

Pea Moth

Cydia nigricana

1259

Picture Link

Cydia fagiglandana

1260

Picture Link

Cydia splendana

1261

Codling Moth

Cydia pomonella

1262

Picture Link

Cydia amplana

1267

 

Cydia cosmophorana

1268

Picture Link

Cydia coniferana

1271

Picture Link

Pammene gallicana

1272

Picture Link

Pammene aurana

1273

Picture Link

Dichrorampha petiverella

1274

Picture Link

Dichrorampha alpinana

1275

Picture Link

Dichrorampha flavidorsana

1276

Picture Link

Dichrorampha plumbagana

1279

Picture Link

Dichrorampha acuminatana

1280

Picture Link

Dichrorampha consortana

1281

Picture Link

Dichrorampha simpliciana

1283

 

Dichrorampha montanana

1284

Picture Link

Dichrorampha vancouverana

1285

Picture Link

Dichrorampha plumbana

1286

 

Dichrorampha sedatana

1287

 

Dichrorampha aeratana


Epermeniidae
478

Picture Link

Phauleris fulviguttella

480

 

Epermenia profugella

481

Picture Link

Epermenia falciformis

483

Picture Link

Epermenia chaerophyllella


Schreckensteiniidae
485

Picture Link

Schreckensteinia festaliella


Alucitidae
1288

Twenty-plume Moth

Alucita hexadactyla


Pyralidae
Crambinae
1289

Picture Link

Euchromius ocellea

1290

Picture Link

Chilo phragmitella

1292

Picture Link

Calamotropha paludella

1293

Garden Grass-veneer

Chrysoteuchia culmella

1294

Picture Link

Crambus pascuella

1296

Picture Link

Crambus sylvella

1297

Picture Link

Crambus uliginosellus

1298

Picture Link

Crambus ericella

1299

Picture Link

Crambus hamella

1300

Picture Link

Crambus pratella

1301

Picture Link

Crambus lathoniellus

1302

Picture Link

Crambus perlella

1303

Picture Link

Agriphila selasella

1304

Picture Link

Agriphila straminella

1305

Picture Link

Agriphila tristella

1306

Picture Link

Agriphila inquinatella

1307

Picture Link

Agriphila latistria

1309

Picture Link

Agriphila geniculea

1313

Picture Link

Catoptria pinella

1314

Pearl-band Grass Veneer

Catoptria margaritella

1316

Picture Link

Catoptria falsella

1321

Picture Link

Thisanotia chrysonuchella

1323

Picture Link

Pediasia contaminella

1324

Picture Link

Pediasia aridella

1325

Picture Link

Platytes alpinella

1326

Picture Link

Platytes cerussella

 
Schoenobiinae
1328

Picture Link

Schoenobius gigantella

1329

Picture Link

Donacaula forficella

1330

Picture Link

Donacaula mucronellus

 
Acentropinae
1331

Water Veneer

Acentria ephemerella

 

Scopariinae
1332

Picture Link

Scoparia subfusca

1333

Picture Link

Scoparia pyralella

1334

Picture Link

Scoparia ambigualis

1334a

Picture Link

Scoparia basistrigalis

1335

 

Scoparia ancipitella

1336

Picture Link

Eudonia pallida

1338

Picture Link

Dipleurina lacustrata

1339  

Eudonia murana

1340

Picture Link

Eudonia truncicolella

1341

Picture Link

Eudonia lineola

1342

Picture Link

Eudonia angustea

1343

Picture Link

Eudonia delunella

1344

Picture Link

Eudonia mercurella

Nymphulinae
1345

Brown China-mark

Elophila nymphaeata

1348

Ringed China-mark

Parapoynx stratiotata

1350

Beautiful China-mark

Nymphula stagnata

1351

 

Nymphula diminutalis

1354

Small China-mark

Cataclysta lemnata

 
Evergestinae
1356

Garden Pebble

Evergestis forficalis

1357

Picture Link

Evergestis extimalis

1358

Picture Link

Evergestis pallidata

 
Pyraustinae
1361

Picture Link

Pyrausta aurata

1362

Picture Link

Pyrausta purpuralis

1363

Picture Link

Pyrausta ostrinalis

1365

Picture Link

Pyrausta despicata

1367

Picture Link

Pyrausta cingulata

1368

Picture Link

Loxostege sticticalis

1370

Picture Link

Sitochroa palealis

1371

Picture Link

Sitochroa verticalis

1375

European Corn Borer

Ostrinia nubilalis

1376

Small Magpie

Eurrhypara hortulata

1377

Picture Link

Perinephela lancealis

1378

Picture Link

Phlyctaenia coronata

1380

Picture Link

Phlyctaenia perlucidalis

1381

Picture Link

Anania funebris

1382

Picture Link

Anania verbascalis

1379

Picture Link

Algedonia terrealis

1385

Picture Link

Ebulea crocealis

1386

Picture Link

Opsibotys fuscalis

1388

Picture Link

Udea lutealis

1390

Picture Link

Udea prunalis

1392

Picture Link

Udea olivalis

1395

Rusty-dot Pearl

Udea ferrugalis

1398

Rush Veneer

Nomophila noctuella

1401

Mung Moth

Maruca vitrata

1403a

Picture Link

Duponchelia fovealis

1405

Mother of Pearl

Pleuroptya ruralis

1408

Picture Link

Palpita vitrealis

1411a

 

Leucinodes orbonalis

 
Pyralinae
1413

Gold Triangle

Hypsopygia costalis

1415

Picture Link

Orthopygia glaucinalis

1417

Meal Moth

Pyralis farinalis

1421

Large Tabby

Aglossa pinguinalis

1424

Picture Link

Endotricha flammealis

 
Galleriinae
1425

Wax Moth

Galleria mellonella

1426

Lesser Wax Moth

Achroia grisella

1427

Rice Moth

Corcyra cephalonica

1428

Bee Moth

Aphomia sociella

     
Phycitinae
1432

Picture Link

Anerastia lotella

1433

Picture Link

Cryptoblabes bistriga

1434

Picture Link

Cryptoblabes gnidiella

1436

Picture Link

Conobathra repandana

1437

Picture Link

Acrobasis consociella

1438

Picture Link

Trachycera suavella

1439

Picture Link

Trachycera advenella

1442

Picture Link

Pempelia palumbella

1445

Picture Link

Pempelia formosa

1450

 

Ortholepis betulae

1451

Picture Link

Pyla fusca

1452

Picture Link

Phycita roborella

1453

Picture Link

Pima boisduvaliella

1454

Picture Link

Dioryctria abietella

1454b

Picture Link

Dioryctria sylvestrella

1455

Picture Link

Dioryctria simplicella

1457

Picture Link

Hypochalcia ahenella

1458

Thistle Ermine

Myelois circumvoluta

1460

Locust Bean Moth

Apomyelois ceratoniae

1464

Picture Link

Gymnancyla canella

1467

Picture Link

Ancylosis oblitella

1469

Picture Link

Euzophera cinerosella

1470

Picture Link

Euzophera pinguis

1472

 

Euzophera bigella

1473

Cacao Moth

Ephestia elutella

1475

Mediterranean Flour Moth

Ephestia kuehniella

1477

Raisin Moth

Ephestia figulilella

1478

Dried Fruit Moth

Ephestia calidella

1478a

 

Vitula edmandsii

1479

Indian Meal Moth

Plodia interpunctella

1480

Picture Link

Homoeosoma nebulella

1481

Picture Link

Homoeosoma sinuella

1483

Picture Link

Phycitodes binaevella

1484

Picture Link

Phycitodes saxicola

1485

Picture Link

Phycitodes maritima

1486

Picture Link

Apomyelois bistriatella subcognata


Pterophoridae
Agdistinae
1488

Picture Link

Agdistis bennetii

 
Pterophorinae
1490

 

Oxyptilus parvidactylus

1491

 

Oxyptilus distans

1493

Picture Link

Buckleria paludum

1494

Picture Link

Capperia britanniodactyla

1495

Picture Link

Marasmarcha lunaedactyla

1497

Picture Link

Amblyptilia acanthadactyla

1498

Picture Link

Amblyptilia punctidactyla

1501

Picture Link

Platyptilia gonodactyla

1503

Picture Link

Platyptilia ochrodactyla

1504

Picture Link

Platyptilia pallidactyla

1506

Picture Link

Stenoptilia millieridactyla

1507

Picture Link

Stenoptilia zophodactyla

1508

Picture Link

Stenoptilia bipunctidactyla

1509

Picture Link

Stenoptilia pterodactyla

1510

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Merrifieldia leucodactyla

1512

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Merrifieldia baliodactylus

1513

White Plume Moth

Pterophorus pentadactyla

1517

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Adaina microdactyla

1518

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Ovendenia lienigianus

1519

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Euleioptilus carphodactyla

1520

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Hellinsia osteodactylus

1522

 

Euleioptilus tephradactyla

1523

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Oidaematophorus lithodactyla

1524

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Emmelina monodactyla

 

 


 
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