Macros commonly seen in April

The data used to produce the phenology graphs and distribution plots have been taken from unverified data submitted to Kent moth recorders since 1900.  Thanks to all who have provided this information.

Below is information on some macro moths commonly seen in April. Please visit our latest sightings page to see the most recent updates on facebook and twitter, or join our Kent Moth Group facebook group to receive posts direct into your mailbox.

Brindled Pug (Eupithecia abbreviata)

Double-striped Pug (Gymnoscelis rufifasciata)


Muslin Moth (Diaphora mendica)


Flame Shoulder (Ochropleura plecta)

Small Quaker (Orthosia cruda)

Common Quaker (Orthosia cerasi)

Clouded Drab (Orthosia incerta)

Powdered Quaker (Orthosia gracilis)

Early Grey (Xylocampa areola)