11.006 .... B&F 0181
Taleporia tubulosa (Retzius, 1783)
Status .....The distinctive larval cases are often very common where this moth occurs in Beech woodland, but generally common throughout the Sherwood Forest area. The females are wingless and short-lived.
Adult male, photographed at Holborn Hill Plantation May 2006   Female, photographed at Sherwood Forest CP May 2011
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Taleporia tubulosa
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Nick and Samantha Brownley.

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Updated January 2024

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