72.044 .... B&F 2044
Dingy Footman Eilema griseola (Hübner, 1803)
Status .....Both forms of this moth, seem to be equally as frequent at light in our experience. Dingy Footman seems to have increased in numbers these past few years and is certainly widespread across the whole of the county.
Photographed at Sherwood Forest July 2008
Eilema griseola f. stramineola
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Dingy Footman
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. David Hursthouse. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth reports 2003-2012). Pauline Bradford. Sean Tobin. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2013). Tim Sexton. Dave Morton. Andy Ashley. Phil Cadman. Philip Burnham. Robert and Jill Carlyle. Stuart Warrington. The National Trust (Clumber Park invertebrate records). Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. NBGRC. Steven Chick. Meg Skinner. Melanie Newman and Mike Hyatt. Martin Gray. Graham Birkett. Charles Cannon. Caron Stubbs (Ransom Wood Moth Trapping Results 2010-2013). Iain Leach, Kate Harte and Paul Baker (Budby South Forest Moth Trapping Results). Ian Ellis. Tom Shields. Andy Adcock. Tom Shields. Brian Wetton. Agnes Kiemel. J.T. Radford.

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Updated January 2024

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