49.341 .... B&F 1260
Cydia splendana (Hübner, 1799)
Status .....A common moth in the north of the county, where it can turn up in numbers to MV light traps operated in woodland. There are fewer records from more southern parts, but this may be due to less interest in recording micro moths, although this is beginning to change to a degree.
Photographed at Clipstone Old Quarter July 2010   Photographed at Lound Wood August 2006
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Cydia splendana
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Lound Moth Group. David Hursthouse. Sean Tobin. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Phil Cadman. Ian Hunt. Tim Sexton. Martin Gray. Iain Leach, Kate Harte and Paul Baker (Budby South Forest Moth Trapping Results). Tom Shields. Ian Ellis. Andy Adcock. J.T. Radford.

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Updated January 2024

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