72.049 .... B&F 2043
Orange Footman Eilema sororcula (Hufnagel, 1766)
Status .....First recorded at Eakring in 2007. Scarce, but increasing it's range in Nottinghamshire. Now common at many sites.
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Photographed at Clipstone Old Quarter May 2011
 
 
Larva, photographed at Nettleworth Manor July 2011
 
 
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Orange Footman
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Lound Moth Group. Colin Watkin. Graham and Anona Finch. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth reports 2003-2012). Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. David Hursthouse. Sean Tobin. 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). Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014.

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 October 2017

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