Index of Moths

On this page you will find the complete list of the moths that I photographed and which are shown at the various pages of this website.

I have divided them by family and sub-family, which are in alphabetical order.

You can scroll down to have a look at all of the moths listed and you can click on the underlined
English name (or region when there is more than one photograph) in the list (link) to go to the relevant photograph.

Tip: press CTRL F to find a specific moth in this list.

Adelidae - Adelinae

  1. Yellow-barred Longhorn Moth

Geelbandlangsprietmot (Nemophora degeerella)

Netherlands

Choreutidae - Choreutinael

  1. Common Nettle-tap

Brandnetelmot (Anthophila fabriciana)

Netherlands

Coleophoridae - Coleophorinae

  1. Casebearer Moth sp.

Kokermot sp. (Coleophora sp.)

Netherlands

Crambidae – Acentropinae
  1. Acentropinae sp.
  2. Acentropinae sp.
  3. Acentropinae sp.
  4. Acentropinae sp.
  5. Acentropinae sp.
  6. Acentropinae sp.

Acentropinae sp.
Acentropinae sp.
Acentropinae sp.
Acentropinae sp.
Eoophyla gibbosalis
Eoophyla bipunctalis

Africa
Africa
Africa
Africa
Asia
Asia

Crambidae - Crambinae
  1. Garden Grass-veneer
  2. Grass-veneer sp.
  3. Grass-veneer sp.

Gewone Grasmot (Chrysoteuchia culmella)
Zilverstreepgrasmot (Crambus pascuella)
Brede Vlakjesmot (Catoptria permutatellus)

Netherlands
Netherlands
Netherlands

Crambidae - Nymphulinae
  1. Brown China-mark
  2. Small China-mark

Waterleliemot (Elophila nymphaeata)
Kroosvlindertje (Cataclysta lemnata)

Netherlands
Netherlands

Crambidae – Odontiinae
  1. Odontiinae sp.

Heortia vitessoides

Asia

Crambidae – Pyraustinae

  1. Mother of Pearl
  2. Hawaiian Beet Webworm Moth
  3. Grass Webworm
  4. Pyraustinae sp.
  5. Dusky Pearl
  6. Mint Moth
  7. Small Magpie Moth
  8. Pyraustinae sp.

Netelmot (Pleuroptya ruralis)
Spinaziemot (Spoladea recurvalis)
Herpetogramma licarsisalis
Herpetogramma cf. luctuosalis
Grijze Kruidenmot (Udea prunalis)
Muntvlindertje (Pyrausta aurata)
Bonte Brandnetelmot (Anania hortulata)
Meroctena dichocrosialis

Rest of Europe
Rest of Europe
Rest of Europe
Asia
Netherlands
Netherlands
Netherlands
Asia

Crambidae - Scopariinae

  1. Common Grey

Vroege Granietmot (Scoparia ambigualis)

Netherlands

Crambidae – Spilomelinae
  1. Spilomelinae sp.
  2. Spilomelinae sp.
  3. Spilomelinae sp.
  4. Spilomelinae sp.

Spilomela perspicata
Diaphania sp.
Palpita sp.
Spilomelinae sp.

South America
South America
South America
Asia

Drepanidae – Drepaninae
  1. Oak Hook-tip
  2. Scalloped Hooktip

Gele Eenstaart (Drepana binaria)
Bleke Eenstaart (Falcaria lacertinaria)

Rest of Europe
Rest of Europe

Erebidae - Arctiinae
  1. Rosy Footman
  2. Buff Footman
  3. Jersey Tiger
  4. Black-and-yellow Lichen Moth
  5. Lichen Moth sp.
  6. Lichen Moth sp.
  7. Snouted Tiger sp.
  8. Tiger Moth sp.
  9. Tiger Moth sp.
  10. Tiger Moth sp.
  11. Tiger Moth sp.
  12. Tiger Moth sp.
  13. Tiger Moth sp.
  14. Tiger Moth sp.
  15. Tiger Moth sp.
  16. Tiger Moth sp.
  17. Tiger Moth sp.
  18. Ruby-headed Tiger Moth
  19. Tiger Moth sp.
  20. Tiger Moth sp.
  21. Tiger Moth sp.
  22. Tiger Moth sp.
  23. Tiger Moth sp.
  24. Tiger Moth sp.
  25. Wasp Moth sp.

Rozenblaadje (Miltochrista miniata)
Naaldboombeertje (Eilema depressa)
Spaanse Vlag (Euplagia quadripunctaria)
Beervlinder sp. (Lycomorpha pholus)
Beervlinder sp. (Oeonistis altica)
Beervlinder sp. (Eugoa sp.)
Asota egens
Eressa confinis
Cyclosiella sp.
Asura arcuata
Asura septemmaculata
Adites sp.
Barsine cuneonotatus
Chamaita sp.
Creatonotos transiens sundana
Cyana fasciola
Macotasa nubeculoides
Amastus coccinator
Amastus aconia
Amastus sp.
Galethalea sp.
Symphlebia fulminans
Symphlebia sp.
Theages flavicaput
Isanthrene crabroniformis

Rest of Europe
Netherlands
Rest of Europe
North America
Asia
Asia
Asia
Asia
Asia
Asia
Asia
Asia
Asia
Asia
Asia
Asia
Asia
South America
South America
South America
South America
South America
South America
South America
South America

Erebidae – Calpinae

  1. Calpinae sp.
  2. Calpinae sp.

Hypsiforma lambertoni
Letis magna

Africa
South America

Erebidae – Erebinae
  1. Erebinae sp.
  2. Erebinae sp.
  3. Erebinae sp.

Cyligramma disturbans
Grammodes bifasciata
Tolnatodes dasynota

Africa
Africa
South America

Erebidae – Hypeninae
  1. Hypeninae sp.

Hypena conscitalis

Africa

Erebidae – Lymantriinae
  1. Nun Moth (Black Arches)
  2. Lymantriinae sp.
  3. Tussock Moth sp.
  4. Tussock Moth sp.
  5. Tussock Moth sp.

Nonvlinder (Lymantria monacha)
Lymantica sp.
Arna sp.
Perina nuda
Pantana cf. lithosioides

Rest of Europe
Africa
Asia
Asia
Asia

Erebidae – Rivulinae
  1. Waved Black
  2. Owlet Moth sp.

Paddenstoeluil (Parascotia fuliginaria)
Rivula sp.

NL
Asia

Eupterotidae – Eupterotinae
  1. Monkey Moth sp.

Eupterote sp.

Asia

Geometridae – Ennominae
  1. Latticed Heath
  2. Common Heath
  3. Grass Wave
  4. Common Wave
  5. Creme Wave
  6. Clouded Silver
  7. Brimstone Moth
  8. Peacock
  9. Tawny-barred Angle
  10. Willow Beauty
  11. Bordered Beauty
  12. Canary-shouldered Thorn
  13. August Thorn
  14. Purple Thorn
  15. Ennominae sp.
  16. Ennominae sp.
  17. Ennominae sp.
  18. Ennominae sp.
  19. Ennominae sp.
  20. Ennominae sp.
  21. Ennominae sp.
  22. Ennominae sp.
  23. Ennominae sp.
  24. Ennominae sp.
  25. Ennominae sp.
  26. Ennominae sp.
  27. Ennominae sp.
  28. Ennominae sp.
  29. Ennominae sp.
  30. Ennominae sp.
  31. Ennominae sp.
  32. Ennominae sp.
  33. Ennominae sp.
  34. Ennominae sp.
  35. Blotched Leopard
  36. Ennominae sp.

Klaverspanner (Chiasmia clathrata)
Gewone Heispanner (Ematurga atomaria)
Gestreepte Bremspanner (Perconia strigillaria)
Bruine Grijsbandspanner (Cabera exanthemata)
Roomkleurige Stipspanner (Scopula floslactata)
Witte Schaduwspanner (Lomographa temerata)
Hagendoornvlinder (Opisthograptis luteolata)
Klaverblaadje (Macaria notata)
Gerimpelde Spanner
(Macaria liturata)
Taxusspikkelspanner (Peribatodes rhomboidaria)
Puntige Zoomspanner (Epione repandaria)
Geelschouderspanner (Ennomos alniaria)
Geelblad (Ennomos quercinaria)
Halvemaanvlinder (Selenia tetralunaria)
Zamarada oxybeles
Darisodes orygaria brunneata
Ectropis loxosira
Ectropis annumerata
Psilocerea dysonaria
Psilocerea phrynogyna
Cleora cf. alienaria
Cleora sp.
Cleora sp.
Cleora sp.
Cleora sp.
Borbacha sp.
Cimicodes sp.
Cimicodes sp.
Epimecis sp.
Hygrochroma sp.
Oxydia sp.
Oxydia sp.
Oxydia sp.
Oxydia sp.
Pantherodes sp.
Sericoptera mahometeria

Netherlands
Netherlands
Netherlands
Netherlands
Netherlands
Netherlands
Netherlands
Rest of Europe
Rest of Europe
Netherlands
Rest of Europe
Rest of Europe
Netherlands
Rest of Europe
Africa
Africa
Africa
Africa
Africa
Africa
Asia
Asia
Asia
Asia
Asia
Asia
South America
South America
South America
South America
South America
South America
South America
South America
South America
South America

Geometridae – Geometrinae
  1. Little Emerald
  2. Geometrinae sp.
  3. Geometrinae sp.
  4. Emerald Moth sp.
  5. Geometrinae sp.
  6. Geometrinae sp.

Melkwitte Zomervlinder (Jodis lactearia)
Heterorachis insueta
Heterorachis diaphana
Thalassodini sp.
Lissochlora sp.
Rhodochlora sp.

Netherlands
Africa
Africa
Asia
South America
South America

Geometridae - Larentiinae
  1. Garden Carpet
  2. Blue-bordered Carpet
  3. Grey Pine Carpet
  4. Yellow Shell
  5. Larentiinae sp.

Zwartbandspanner (Xanthorhoe fluctuata)
Blauwrandspanner (Plemyria rubiginata)
Naaldboomspanner (Thera obeliscata)
Gestr. Goudspanner (Camptogramma bilineata)
Eois sp.

Netherlands
Netherlands
Netherlands
Netherlands
South America

Geometridae - Sterrhinae
  1. Vestal
  2. Maiden's Blush
  3. Single-dotted Wave
  4. Small Dusty Wave
  5. Sterrhinae sp.

Roodstreepspanner (Rhodometra sacraria)
Gestippelde Oogspanner (Cyclophora punctaria)
Vlekstipspanner (Idaea dimidiata)
Paardenbloemspanner (Idaea seriata)
Timandra sp.

Rest of Europe
Rest of Europe, NL
Netherlands
Netherlands
Asia

Hesperiidae - Pyrginae
  1. Dorantes Longtail

Urbanus dorantes


South America

Lasiocampidae – Lasiocampinae
  1. Drinker
  2. Lasiocampinae sp.

Rietvink (Euthrix potatoria)
Phoenicladocera vulpicolor

Rest of Europe
Africa

Limacodidae – Limacodinae
  1. Slug Caterpillar Moth sp.
  2. Slug Caterpillar Moth sp.

Scopelodes cf. unicolor
Miresa bracteata

Asia
Asia

Noctuidae - Amphipyrinae
  1. Copper Underwing

Piramidevlinder (Amphipyra pyramidea)

Netherlands

Noctuidae – Catocalinae
  1. Owlet Moth Sp.
  2. Owlet Moth sp.
  3. Owlet Moth sp.
  4. Owlet Moth sp.
  5. Owlet Moth sp.

Grammodes geometrica
Aedia acronyctoides
Bastilla sp.
Dinumma sp.
Ericeia lituraria

Asia
Asia
Asia
Asia
Africa

Noctuidae – Condicinae
  1. Owlet Moth sp.

Condica illecta

Asia

Noctuidae – Eriopinae
  1. Owlet Moth sp.

Callopistria sp.

Asia

Noctuidae – Hadeninae
  1. Large Ear

Hoogveenvlekuil (Amphipoea lucens)

Rest of Europe

Noctuidae - Hypeninae
  1. The Snout

Bruine Snuituil (Hypena proboscidalis)

Netherlands

Noctuidae - Noctuinae
  1. Large Yellow Underwing
  2. Heart & Dart
  3. Flame Shoulder
  4. The Flame

Huismoeder (Noctua pronuba)
Gewone Worteluil (Agrotis exclamationis)
Haarbos (Ochropleura plecta)
Houtspaander (Axylia putris)

Rest of Europe
Netherlands
Netherlands
Asia

Noctuidae - Plusiinae
  1. Silver Y
  2. Spectacle

Gamma-uil (Autographa gamma)
Brandnetelkapje (Abrostola triplasia)

Rest of Europe, Netherlands
Rest of Europe

Nolidae - Nolinae
  1. Nolinae sp.

Meganola millotalis

Africa

Notodontidae – Notodontinae
  1. Lesser Swallow Prominent

Berkenbrandvlerkvlinder (Pheosia gnoma)

Rest of Europe

Notodontidae - Heterocampinae

  1. Heterocampinae sp.
  2. Heterocampinae sp.

Lobeza sp.
Disphragis sp


South America

South America
Notodontidae – Ptilodoninae
  1. Pale Prominent

Snuitvlinder (Pterostoma palpina)

Rest of Europe

Oecophoridae - Oecophorinae
  1. Brown House Moth
  2. Oak Skeletonizer Moth

Bruine Huismot (Hofmannophila pseudospretella)
Vuurmot (Carcina quercana)

Netherlands
Netherlands

Pterophoridae - Pterophorinae

  1. Beautiful Plume
  2. Pterophorinae sp.

Scherphoekvedermot (Amblyptilla acanthadactyla)
Crassuncus pseudolaudatus

Netherlands
Africa

Pyralidae - Galleriinae
  1. Bee moth

Hommelnestmot (Aphomia sociella)

Netherlands

Pyralidae - Pyralinae
  1. Meal Moth
  2. Large Tabby

Grote meelmot (Pyralis farinalis)
Vetmot (Aglossa pinguinalis)

Netherlands
Netherlands

Saturniidae – Hemileucinae
  1. Hemileucinae sp.
  2. Hemileucinae sp.
  3. Hemileucinae sp.

Dirphia subhorca
Gamelia sp.
Hylesia sp.

South America
South America
South America

Saturniidae – Saturniinae
  1. Giant Silk Moth sp.
  2. Giant Silk Moth sp.
  3. Silk Moth sp.

Rothschildia erycina
Rothschildia sp.
Antheraea jana

South America
South America
Asia

Sphingidae – Macroglossinae
  1. Hawk Moth sp.
  2. Macroglossinae sp.
  3. Macroglossinae sp.
  4. Macroglossinae sp.
  5. Macroglossinae sp.
  6. Macroglossinae sp.

Daphnis kitchingi
Temnora grandidieri
Xylophanes ceratomioides
Xylophanes sp.
Xylophanes sp.
Xylophanes sp.

Africa
Africa
South America
South America
South America
South America

Sphingidae - Smerinthinae

  1. Smerinthinae sp.

Adhemarius ypsilon


South America

Sphingidae – Sphinginae
  1. Cluentius Sphinx
  2. Sphinginae sp.
  3. Pine Hawkmoth

Neococytius cluentius
Manduca sp.
Dennenpijlstaart (Sphinx pinastri)

South America
South America
Rest of Europe

Tortricidae - Olethreutinae

  1. Arched Marble
  2. Common Marble Moth
  3. Common Rose Bell
  4. Orange-spotted Shoot

Geisha (Olethreutes arcuella)
Brandnetelbladroller (Celypha lacunana)
Rozenhermelijnbladroller (Notocelia rosaecolana)
Rode Dennenlotboorder (Rhyacionia pinicolana)

Netherlands
Netherlands
Netherlands
Netherlands

Tortricidae - Tortricinae

  1. Variegated Golden Tortrix

Gevlamde Bladroller (Archips xylosteana)

Netherlands

Uraniidae – Uraniinae
  1. Peacock Moth

Urania leilus

South America

Yponomeutidae - Yponomeutinae
  1. Large-spot Ermine Moth

Grootvlekstippelmot (Yponomeuta plumbella)

Netherlands

Zygaenidae - Zygaeninae
  1. Zygaena sp.

Zygaena sarpedon

Rest of Europe

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