73.046 .... B&F 2278
Poplar Grey Subacronicta megacephala ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) .... Formerly known as Acronicta megacephala
Status .....Generally a common moth across Nottinghamshire.
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Photographed at Meden Vale June 2013
 
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Photographed at Red Hill June 2008
 
 
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Poplar Grey
 
Full grown larva, photographed at Market Warsop September 2018
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Lound Moth Group. Richard Rogers. Colin Watkin. Graham and Anona Finch. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Phil Lee. Netherfield Wildlife Group. Sean Tobin. Tim Sexton. Phil Cadman. David Yates. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Graham Birkett.

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Updated December 2017

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