71.006 .... B&F 1996
Alder Kitten Furcula bicuspis (Borkhausen, 1790)
Status .... Scarce in Nottinghamshire, with the majority of recent county records coming from around the Sherwood Forest area.
Photographed at Sherwood Forest CP May 2009.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Alder Kitten
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Graham and Anona Finch. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth reports 2003-2012). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2014). Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2015). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2016). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2017).

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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