About the Kent Moths Gallery

This blog is intended as a gallery of photos for all moths found in the county of Kent. Please send through your quality images (and links to your websites) of moth species caught yesterday or yesteryear in order that this can become a complete archive of Kent's moth fauna.

Many thanks,
Tony Morris (Admin) & Ross Newham (Admin) kentmothsgallery@gmail.com

Sunday, 18 July 2010


Plain Pug -

Pyrausta purpuralis

Mullein Wave

Broad-barred White

Varied Coronet

The Delicate - a migrant species here.

Waved Carpet - this was the first record for the observatory, 'scarcely distributed throughout England and Wales, and rare in Ireland.' (UKMoths)

Fen Wainscot - A non-descript but still rather pleasant species that occurs in reed-beds in south and east England, Midlands and north Wales. (Manley)

All taken between 9th and 13th of July.

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