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Angle Shades

Dingy Footman
May Highflyer

Silver Ground Carpet


Dingy Shears
Merveille du Jour

Silver Y

Autumnal Rustic

Dotted Border
Middle Barred Minor

Single-dotted Wave

Barred Sallow  

Dot Moth
Mottled Beauty

Six-spot Burnet

Barred Straw

Double Square-spot
Mottled Rustic

Six-striped Rustic

Beaded Chestnut

Double-striped Pug
Muslin Footman

Slender Pug

Beautiful Golden Y

Muslin Moth

Small Angle Shades

Beautiful Hook-tip

Dusky Sallow
Nut Tree Tussock

Small Blood Vein

Blood Vein

Dusky Thorn
Oak Eggar

Small Emerald

Bright-line Brown-eye

Early Thorn
Oak Hook-tip

Small Fan-foot


Elephant Hawk-moth
Oak Tree Pug

Small Fan-footed Wave

Brindled Beauty

Engrailed Clay
Old Lady

Small Mottled Willow

Brindled Green

Feathered Gothic
Orange Swift

Small Phoenix

Brindled Pug

Pale Brindled Beauty

Small Quaker

Broad bordered Yellow Underwing

Flame Carpet
Pale Eggar

The Engrailed

Broom Moth

Flame Shoulder
Pale Mottled Willow

The Fan-foot

Brown-line Bright-eye

Flounced Rustic
Pale Prominent

The Herald

Brown Silver line

Foxglove Pug
Pale-shouldered Brocade

Yellow-line Quaker

Brown Spot Pinion

Garden Carpet
Pale Tussock

Yellow Shell

Buff Arches

Garden Dart
Pebble Prominent


Buff Ermine

Garden Tiger
Peppered Moth

Small Rivulet

Buff Tip

Ghost Moth

Plain Golden Y

Small Square-spot

Burnished Brass

Gold Spot
Poplar Hawk-moth

Smoky Wainscot

Canary Shouldered Thorn

Grey Arches
Powdered Quaker

Centre-barred Sallow

Grey Dagger
Purple Thorn


Grey Pug
Puss Moth
Spruce Carpet

Chimney Sweeper

Green Arches
Red-green Carpet
Square Spot Rustic

Chinese Character

Green-brindled Crescent
Red Twin-spot Carpet

Straw Dot

Green Carpet
Red Underwing

Swallow Prominent

Cloaked Carpet
Green Pug

Riband Wave

Swallow-tailed Moth
Clouded Border
Heart and Dart


Clouded-bordered Brindle
Hebrew Character

Rosy Minor

Tawny-barred Angle

Clouded Drab
Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Rosy Rustic

Tawny Marbled Minor

Clouded Magpie
Iron Prominent

Ruby Tiger

The Campion

Clouded Silver
July Highflyer


The Clay

Common Carpet
Knot Grass

Sallow Kitten

The Lychnis

Common Emerald

Large Emerald

Sandy Carpet

The Mullein

Common Footman

Large Yellow Underwing

Satin Lutestring

The Phoenix

Common Marbled Carpet

Least Yellow Underwing

Scalloped Hazel

Treble Brown-spot

Common Pug

Leopard Moth
Scalloped Oak

Treble Lines

Common Quaker
Lesser BB Yellow Underwing
Scarce Silver-lines

Triple Spotted Clay

Common Rustic
Lesser Common Rustic

Scorched Carpet

True Lovers Knot
Common Swift
Lesser Cream Wave

Scorched Wing

Twin-spot Carpet

Common Wainscot

Lesser Swallow Prominent

September Thorn

Twin-spot Pug

Common Wave

Light Arches

Setaceous Hebrew Character

Vine’s Rustic

Common White Wave

Light Emerald

Shaded Broad-bar

Waved Umber

Copper Underwing

Lobster Moth
Short-cloaked Moth
White Ermine

Coxcomb Prominent

Lunar Marbled Brown

Shoulder Stripe

Willow beauty

Currant Pug

Lunar Underwing

Shoulder-striped Wainscot


Dark Arches


Shuttle-shaped Dart


Dark Marbled Carpet

Marbled Beauty
December Moth
Marbled Minor

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© Text and photographs Jenny Steel 2017