Over the garden gate
Able to help us with this category?
email the webmaster
Butterflies, Moths & Caterpillars (UK)
Old Lady Moth....'Mormo maura'
Photo by Impy...Garden of England
This Picture Has been Viewed 4603 times since 16 September 2004
This Moth got its name from when long ago old ladies wore dresses of dark coloured pattened material.
Flight period is July and August. By day it can often be seen resting in dark places such as out houses.
For a stricter search check this box