Expression: ‘A white hawk moth brings good luck, a black one brings bad luck.’
Baħrija – Noctua pronuba
English: Large yellow underwing moth
Baħrija – Macroglossum stellatarum
English: hummingbird hawk-moth
Baħrija – Acherontia atropos
Nota: Dan hu l-ikbar fartfett f’Malta
English: Death’s-head Hawk moth
Baħrija – Hippotion celerio
English: Vine Hawk-Moth
Baħrija – Lasiocampa quercus
English: oak eggar moth.
Baħrija – Mamestra brassicae
English: Cabbage moth
Utetheisa pulchella, common name crimson-speckled flunkey or crimson-speckled moth, is a moth of the family Erebidae.
Baħrija – Zeuzera pyrina
English: Wood Leopard Moth
Baħrija – Agrius convolvuli
English: Convolvulus Hawk-moth
Diloba caeruleocephala, the figure of eight, is a moth of the family Noctuidae. It is found in the Palearctic.
Baħrija – Hyles livornica
English: striped hawk-moth
Anthophila fabriciana, also known as the common nettle-tap, is a moth of the family Choreutidae.
Baħrija – Agrotis segetum
English: Turnip Moth
Baħrija – Hyles euphorbiae
English: Spurge Hawk-moth
Baħrija – Phragmatobia fuliginosa
English: Ruby Tiger moth
Moth, see: Farfett tad-dqiq
Insect: Mediterranean flour moth – Ephestia kuehniella
Idaea trigeminata, the treble brown spot, is a moth of the family Geometridae. Also known as Farfett tad-dawl.
Idaea trigeminata, the treble brown spot, is a moth of the family Geometridae. Also known as Farfett il-musbieħ.
Insect, meal moth – Pyralis farinalis
The Mediterranean flour moth, Indian flour moth or mill moth (Ephestia kuehniella)
Moth: Antigastra catalaunalis
Utetheisa pulchella, common name crimson-speckled flunkey or crimson-speckled moth.