11.001 .... B&F 0180
Diplodoma laichartingella (Goeze, 1783)
Status .....One found near Thoresby Estate in March 2006, was at the time only the second Nottinghamshire record. Further searching revealed the characteristic larval cases to be fairly common on old Oak stumps throughout the Sherwood Forest area and most recently on a metal fence in the middle of a Mansfield industrial estate on Crown Farm Way.
Adult photographed at Clipstone Old Quarter June 2018
Larval case, photographed at Holborn Hill Plantation May 2020
Larval case, photographed at Holborn Hill Plantation May 2006   Larval case, photographed at Mansfield August 2014
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Diplodoma laichartigella
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Lound Moth Group. Martin Gray.

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Updated September 2023
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