11.001 .... B&F 0180
Diplodoma laichartingella (Goeze, 1783)
Status .....One found near Thoresby Estate in March 2006, was only the second Nottinghamshire record. Further searching revealed the characteristic larval cases to be fairly common on old Oak stumps throughout Sherwood Forest, Lound Wood at Eakring and most recently on a metal fence in the middle of a Mansfield industrial estate on Crown Farm Way.
Adult reared from ex-larva obtained from Holborn Hill Plantation, photographed early 2007   Half-grown larva and case, photographed at Holborn Hill Plantation early May 2006
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.

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 October 2017

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