Scottish Micro Moths by Month

This page shows a variety of moths flying in particular months of the year. Different months and whether to show macros or micros can be selected by clicking on the appropriate link. Only a selection of mostly the commoner moths are displayed. Early or late flying moth species may be found in the month preceding or following the one shown.

January February March April May June
July August September October November December
Eriocrania subpurpurella (Common Oak Purple)

Schreckensteinia festaliella (Bramble False-feather)

Diurnea fagella (March Tubic)

Diurnea fagella (March Tubic)

Depressaria heraclei (Parsnip Flat-body)

Agonopterix ocellana (Red-letter Flat-body)

Agonopterix scopariella (Broom Flat-body)

Agonopterix umbellana (Gorse Flat-body)

Acleris hastiana (Sallow Button)

Acleris hastiana (Sallow Button)

Epinotia immundana (Common Birch Bell)

Alucita hexadactyla (Twenty-plumed Moth)

Nomophila noctuella (Rush Veneer)

Amblyptilia acanthadactyla (Beautiful Plume)

Amblyptilia acanthadactyla (Beautiful Plume)