Macros commonly seen in March

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 March. 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.

March Moth (Alsophila aescularia)

Oak Beauty (Biston strataria)


Dotted Border (Agriopis marginaria)

Red Chestnut (Cerastis rubricosa)


Small Quaker (Orthosia cruda)

Common Quaker (Orthosia cerasi)

Clouded Drab (Orthosia incerta)

Twin-spotted Quaker (Anorthoa munda)

Early Grey (Xylocampa areola)