73.109 .... B&F 2303
Straw Underwing Thalpophila matura (Hufnagel, 1766)
Status .....Fairly common in Nottinghamshire, but with a scattered distribution. At Sherwood Forest this moth is common, but other well covered sites such as the Idle Valley NR and Eakring, there are fewer records. Present in the south of the county, around Attenborough NR.
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Photographed at Lound Wood July 2010
 
 
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Straw Underwing
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Graham and Anona Finch. David Hursthouse. Sean Tobin. Lound Moth Group. Sherwood Forest Rothamsted trap results 1986-1990. Dave Morton. Mark Dennis (Colwick Park Bird Reports 1993-2001). Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Phil Cadman. Andy Ashley. Graham Birkett. Martin Gray. NBGRC.

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 January 2019

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