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Provisional Highland Macro-moth list - A to Z of common names

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

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A

Angle Shades

Angle-striped Sallow

Annulet

Anomalous

Antler Moth

Archer's Dart

Argent & Sable

Ash Pug

August Thorn

Autumn Green Carpet

Autumnal Moth

Autumnal Rustic

B

Barred Carpet

Barred Chestnut

Barred Red

Barred Straw

Barred Tooth-striped

Barred Umber

Barred Yellow

Beautiful Brocade

Beautiful Carpet

Beautiful Golden Y

Beautiful Yellow Underwing

Beech-green Carpet

Belted Beauty

Birch Mocha

Black Mountain Moth

Black Rustic

Bleached Pug

Blue-bordered Carpet

Bordered Beauty

Bordered Sallow

Bordered Straw

Bordered White

Brick

Bright-line Brown-eye

Brimstone Moth

Brindled Beauty

Brindled Green

Brindled Ochre

Brindled Pug

Broad-barred White

Broad-bordered White Underwing

Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing

Broken-barred Carpet

Broom Moth

Broom-tip

Brown Rustic

Brown Silver-line

Brown-line Bright Eye

Brown-spot Pinion

Brussels Lace

Buff Ermine

Buff-tip

Bulrush Wainscot

Burnished Brass

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C

Cabbage Moth

Campion

Canary-shouldered Thorn

Centre-barred Sallow

Chestnut

Chestnut-coloured Carpet

Chevron

Chimney Sweeper

Chinese Character

Chocolate-tip

Clay

Clifden Nonpareil

Cloaked Minor

Clouded Border

Clouded Buff

Clouded Drab

Clouded Silver

Clouded-bordered Brindle

Coast Dart

Common Carpet

Common Footman

Common Heath

Common Lutestring

Common Marbled Carpet

Common Pug

Common Quaker

Common Rustic

Common Swift

Common Wainscot

Common Wave

Common White Wave

Confused

Convolvulus Hawk-moth

Coronet

Cousin German

Coxcomb Prominent

Cream Wave

Crescent

Crinan Ear

Currant Clearwing

Currant Pug

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D

Dark Arches

Dark Bordered Beauty

Dark Brocade

Dark Marbled Carpet

Dark Spinach

Dark Sword-grass

Dark Tussock

Dark-barred Twin-spot Carpet

Death's-head Hawk-moth

December Moth

Dew Moth

Dog's Tooth

Dotted Border

Dotted Carpet

Dotted Clay

Double Dart

Double Square-spot

Double-striped Pug

Drinker

Dun-bar

Dusky Brocade

Dwarf Pug

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E

Ear Moth

Early Grey

Early Thorn

Early Tooth-striped

Elephant Hawk-moth

Emperor Moth

Engrailed

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F

Fan-foot

Feathered Thorn

Flame Carpet

Flame Shoulder

Flounced Chestnut

Flounced Rustic

Fox Moth

Foxglove Pug

Freyer's Pug

Frosted Orange

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G

Garden Carpet

Garden Dart

Garden Tiger

Ghost Moth

Glaucous Shears

Goat Moth

Gold Spangle

Gold Spot

Gold Swift

Golden-rod Brindle

Gothic

Grass Emerald

Grass Rivulet

Great Brocade

Green Arches

Green Carpet

Green Pug

Green Silver-lines

Green-brindled Crescent

Grey Birch

Grey Chi

Grey Dagger

Grey Mountain Moth

Grey Pine Carpet

Grey Pug

Grey Scalloped Bar

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H

Haworth's Minor

Heart and Club

Heart and Dart

Heath Rivulet

Heath Rustic

Hebrew Character

Herald

Humming-bird Hawk-moth

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I

Ingrailed Clay

Iron Prominent

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J

July Belle

July Highflyer

Juniper Carpet

Juniper Pug

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K

Kentish Glory

Knot Grass

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L

Larch Pug

Large Ear

Large Emerald

Large Red-belted Clearwing

Large Wainscot

Large Yellow Underwing

Lead Belle

Lead-coloured Drab

Least Black Arches

Lempke's Gold Spot

Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing

Lesser Common Rustic

Lesser Swallow Prominent

Lesser Yellow Underwing

Light Arches

Light Emerald

Light Knot Grass

Lime-speck Pug

Lunar Hornet Moth

Lunar Marbled Brown

Lunar Thorn

Lunar Underwing

Lunar Yellow Underwing

Lychnis

Lyme Grass

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M

Magpie Moth

Manchester Treble-bar

Map-winged Swift

Marbled Brown

Marbled Coronet

Marbled Minor

March Moth

Marsh Oblique-barred

Marsh Pug

May Highflyer

Merveille du Jour

Middle-barred Minor

Miller

Minor Shoulder-knot

Mother Shipton

Mottled Beauty

Mottled Grey

Mottled Umber

Mouse Moth

Muslin Moth

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N

Narrow-bordered Bee Hawk

Narrow-bordered Five-spot Burnet

Narrow-winged Pug

Neglected Rustic

Netted Mountain Moth

New Forest Burnet

Northern Arches

Northern Dart

Northern Deep-brown Dart

Northern Eggar

Northern Rustic

Northern Spinach

Northern Winter Moth

November Moth

Nut-tree Tussock

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O

Oak Nycteoline

Old Lady

Orange Sallow

Orange Swift

Orange Underwing

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P

Pale Brindled Beauty

Pale Eggar

Pale Mottled Willow

Pale November Moth

Pale Prominent

Pale-shouldered Brocade

Peach Blossom

Peacock Moth

Pearly Underwing

Pebble Hook-tip

Pebble Prominent

Peppered Moth

Phoenix

Pine Beauty

Pine Carpet

Pinion-streaked Snout

Pink-barred Sallow

Plain Clay

Plain Golden Y

Plain Wave

Poplar Grey

Poplar Hawk-moth

Poplar Lutestring

Portland Moth

Powdered Quaker

Pretty Pinion

Purple Bar

Purple Clay

Purple Thorn

Puss Moth

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R

Rannoch Brindled Beauty

Rannoch Looper

Rannoch Sprawler

Red Carpet

Red Chestnut

Red Sword-grass

Red Twin-spot Carpet

Red-green Carpet

Red-line Quaker

Riband Wave

Ringed Carpet

Rivulet

Rosy Minor

Rosy Rustic

Round-winged Muslin

Ruby Tiger

Ruddy Highflyer

Rufous Minor

Rustic

Rustic Shoulder-knot

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S

Sallow

Sallow Kitten

Saltern Ear

Sandy Carpet

Satellite

Satin Beauty

Satin Lutestring

Satyr Pug

Saxon

Scalloped Hazel

Scalloped Hook-tip

Scalloped Oak

Scarce Bordered Straw

Scarce Prominent

Scarce Silver Y

Scarce Umber

Scottish Annulet

September Thorn

Seraphim

Setaceous Hebrew Character

Shaded Broad-bar

Shark

Shears

Shoulder Stripe

Shoulder-striped Wainscot

Silver Hook

Silver Y

Silver-ground Carpet

Silvery Arches

Six-spot Burnet

Six-striped Rustic

Slender Pug

Slender-striped Rufous

Small Angle Shades

Small Argent & Sable

Small Autumnal Moth

Small Dark Yellow Underwing

Small Dotted Buff

Small Dusty Wave

Small Elephant Hawk-moth

Small Fan-footed Wave

Small Phoenix

Small Purple-barred

Small Quaker

Small Rivulet

Small Square-spot

Small Wainscot

Small White Wave

Smoky Wainscot

Smoky Wave

Snout

Speckled Yellow

Spectacle

Spinach

Spring Usher

Spruce Carpet

Square-spot Rustic

Square-spotted Clay

Straw Dot

Streak

Streamer

Striped Twin-spot Carpet

Suspected

Swallow Prominent

Sweet Gale Moth

Sword-grass

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T

Tawny Marbled Minor

Tawny Speckled Pug

Tawny-barred Angle

Thrift Clearwing

Thyme Pug

Toadflax Pug

Transparent Burnet

Treble-bar

Triple-spotted Clay

True Lover's Knot

Turnip Moth

Twin-spot Carpet

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U

Uncertain

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V

V-Moth

V-Pug

Valerian Pug

Vapourer

Vestal

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W

Water Carpet

Welsh Clearwing

Welsh Wave

White Ermine

White-line Dart

White-spotted Pug

Willow Beauty

Winter Moth

Wood Tiger

Wormwood Pug

X

 

Y

Yellow Horned

Yellow Shell

Yellow-line Quaker

Yellow-ringed Carpet

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