16.001 .... B&F 0424
Bird-cherry Ermine Yponomeuta evonymella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Status .....Quite common in the north of Nottinghamshire, but the identification of all Yponomeuta is notoriously difficult. The larvae are much easier and can be safely identified by the foodplant.
Photographed at Market Warsop July 2015   Photographed at Lound Wood July 2007
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Yponomeuta evonymella
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Phil Lee. Lound Moth Group. Sean Tobin. Tim Sexton. Phil Cadman. Wil Heeney. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Phil Cadman. Lound Moth Group. NBGRC. Martin Gray. Ian Blackmore-Allen. Tom Shields. Ian Ellis. Steven Chick. Jason and Lily Reece.

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Updated August 2021

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