73.368 .... B&F 2136
Gothic Naenia typica (Linnaeus, 1758)
Status .....More common in south Nottinghamshire and especially from suburban areas. There are also records from Mansfield and several sites running north along the Trent Valley. In our own Market Warsop garden, this moth was regularly attracted to MV light in 2014.
Auldt, reared ex-larva found on cultivated Clematis, photographed at Market Warsop April 2012
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Gothic
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Phil Lee. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth reports 2003-2012). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2013). Sean Tobin. Sherwood Forest Rothamsted trap results 1986-1990. Martin Dale. Mark Dennis (Colwick Park Bird Reports 1993-2001). Dave Morton. Andy Ashley. David Yates. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2014). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2015). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2016). Phil Cadman. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Barry Lygo. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2017). Martin Gray. Steven Chick. Graham Birkett. Charles Cannon. Caron Stubbs (Ransom Wood Moth Trapping Results 2010-2013). Iain Leach and Kate Harte (Budby South Forest Moth Trapping Results). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2018). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2019). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2020). Andy Adcock. Tom Shields.

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Updated August 2021

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