70.227 .... B&F 1907
Bordered Beauty Epione repandaria (Hufnagel, 1767)
Status .....Recorded just once at Eakring, when found dead on a road near Kersall in 2000. In Nottinghamshire, this moth has a widespread distribution, but (apart from the Idle Valley NR) seems to be uncommon based on the records available. The one in the lower photographs, was caught at the Idle Valley NR near Retford, by members of the Lound Bird Club Moth Group.
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Photographed at Gamston Wood July 2017
 
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Photographed at Lound, near Retford July 2013
 
 
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Bordered Beauty
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Lound Moth Group. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth reports 2003-2012).

You can contribute your own records to help us gain an accurate status of this species in Nottinghamshire. Send an Excel spreadsheet of your records via the 'contact us' link at the top of the homepage.

Updated January 2016

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