63.090 .... B&F 1306
Agriphila inquinatella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Status .....Probably overlooked amongst the hundreds of other Agriphila sp and Crambus sp in grassy areas. Common disturbed by day from grasses in all areas of Sherwood Forest. The majority of the records on the distribution map lie on Sherwood Sandstone.
Photographed at Budby South Forest July 2012
Photographed at Clipstone Old Quarter July 2011
Photographed at Budby South Forest June 2009   Photographed at Sherwood Forest CP June 2009
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Agriphila inquinatella
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. David Hursthouse. Sean Tobin. Graham Beeley. Martin Gray. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Steven Chick. NBGRC. Iain Leach, Kate Harte and Paul Baker (Budby South Forest Moth Trapping Results). Phil Cadman. Tom Shields.  Graham Beeley.

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Updated January 2024

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