73.257 .... B&F 2142
Beautiful Yellow Underwing Anarta myrtilli (Linnaeus, 1761)
Status .... Scarce in Nottinghamshire and completely confined to areas of heathland, but on which (especially as a larva) it is usually common and sometimes abundant. Currently Grade 3 listed in the county.
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Photographed at Budby South Forest July 2017
 
 
Photographed at Budby South Forest July 2008
 
 
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Beautiful Yellow Underwing
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Sherwood Forest Trust (2008 Oak Tree Heath invertebrate survey). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth reports 2003-2012).

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 2016

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