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Unidentified Moth

bournemouth, United Kingdom

Seen in November on heathland in Dorset

Thumbnail by lynnekp
Minot, ND

Family Geometridae, maybe an Epirrita sp. which can be active in late autumn - see http://www.lepidoptera.pl/gallery/9000/PIC_9961.JPG for an example. There are several other species with a very similar wing pattern.

bournemouth, United Kingdom

Thanks. Using your ids I found a moth picture via Google which looked almost exactly like mine. The Autumnal Moth (Epirrita autumnata). That assumes the person who uploaded the photo had id'd it corredtly!

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