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
Caloptilia rufipennella (Small Red Slender)

Ypsolopha ustella (Variable Smudge)

Ypsolopha ustella (Variable Smudge)

Plutella xylostella (Diamond-back Moth)

Rhigognostis incarnatella (Scotch Smudge)

Depressaria badiella (Brown Flat-body)

Agonopterix heracliana (Common Flat-body)

Agonopterix alstromeriana (Brown-spot Flat-body)

Exapate congelatella (Autumnal Shade)

Acleris sparsana (Ashy Button)

Epinotia nisella (Grey Poplar Bell)

Epinotia trigonella (White-blotch Bell)

Epiblema uddmanniana (Bramble-shoot Moth)

Udea ferrugalis (Rusty Dot)

Nomophila noctuella (Rush Veneer)