54.002 .... B&F 0163
Forester Adscita statices (Linnaeus, 1758)
Status .....Relatively rare and uncommon in Nottinghamshire. It was previously thought to be restricted to just two sites in the Sherwood Forest area, but has spread to a number of other locations in the past few years.
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Female photographed at Budby South Forest July 2010
 
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Male photographed at Budby South Forest June 2007
 
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Forester
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Lound Moth Group. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth reports 2003-2012). Wil Heeney. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2014). Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Andrew Skinner. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2015). Stuart Warrington. The National Trust (Clumber Park invertebrate records). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2016). Chloe Ryder. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2017). Duncan Lyon. Rob Johnson. 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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