63.005 .... B&F 1365
Pyrausta despicata (Hübner, 1796)
Status .....Recorded from Eakring in 2011 and believed to be one of few modern Nottinghamshire records. There are other records from Broadholme in 2004 and 2014 (Martin Gray) and most recently from the Idle Valley NR (Phil Cadman and Ian Hunt). Likely to turn up anywhere.
Photographed at Idle Valley NR July 2021
Photographed at Red Hill August 2011
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Pyrausta despicata
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Martin Gray. Lound Moth Group. Phil Cadman. Ian Hunt.

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 2019

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