20.016 .... B&F 0415
Argyresthia retinella (Zeller, 1839)
Status .....Historically rare at Sherwood Forest, with just one accurately documented record currently on the Sherwood Forest NNR database, but found quite commonly by beating foliage there. Presumed to be common at many Nottinghamshire sites, most currently from the north of the county.
Photographed at King's Clipstone June 2018
Photographed at Market Warsop June 2017
Photographed at Market Warsop June 2015   Photographed at Sherwood Forest CP June 2010
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Argyresthia retinella
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Lound Moth Group. Tim Sexton. Martin Gray. Charles Cannon. Caron Stubbs (Ransom Wood Moth Trapping Results 2010-2013).

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Updated January 2021

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