Meet the Notodontidae

A large family of large moths (macros), one that contains some of the most interesting patterns, especially the Puss Moth and Sallow Kitten.

It also includes the Buff-tip moth, a master of disguise in the moth world, one of many!

Cerura vinula

Puss Moth

Clostera curtula

Chocolate Tip

Furcula bifida

Poplar Kitten

Furcula furcula

Sallow Kitten

Notodonta dromedarius

Iron Prominent

Phalera bucephala


Pheosia gnoma

Lesser Swallow Prominent

Pheosia tremula

Swallow Prominent

Pterostoma palpina

Pale Prominent

Ptilodon capucina

Coxcomb Prominent