16.017 .... B&F 0438
Swammerdamia pyrella (Villers, 1789)
Status .....Probably a very widespread moth across most of Nottinghamshire. The records we have at our disposal, confine this moth to the Sherwood Forest and New Ollerton areas of the county.
Photographed at Red Hill September 2006
Full grown larva within larval web on Blackthorn (Prunus spinosa) photographed at New Ollerton, October 2014
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Swammerdamia pyrella
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Martin Gray. Ian Ellis. Tom Shields. J.T. Radford.

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Updated January 2024

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