14.010 .... B&F 0274
Bucculatrix ulmella (Zeller, 1848)
Status .....Recorded for the first time at Eakring in 2006, with no Sherwood Forest NNR records prior to 2010. The leaf mine is generally commonly found when purposefully looked for in woodland containing Oak. Likely to be widespread over much of Nottinghamshire.
Adult photographed at Clipstone Old Quarter May 2014
Adult photographed at Clipstone Old Quarter August 2011
Leaf mine photographed at Sherwood Forest CP October 2010   Leaf mine photographed at Lound Wood November 2006
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Bucculatrix ulmella
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Tim Sexton. Jerry Clough. Martin Gray. Ian Ellis.

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 2024

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