63.057 .... B&F 1356
Garden Pebble Evergestis forficalis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Status .....Seemingly, not common in Nottinghamshire, with most records coming from the north-east of the county. We have just a handful of records of this moth, from Forest Town in August 2005, Eaton Wood in August 2013 and Market Warsop in July 2014.
Photographed at Eaton Wood near Retford August 2013
Photographed at Forest Town, Nottinghamshire August 2005
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Evergestis forficalis
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Lound Moth Group. Phil Lee. Sean Tobin. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Martin Gray. NBGRC. Phil Cadman. Graham Birkett. Ian Ellis. Steven Chick. J.T. Radford.

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Updated January 2024

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