73.032 .... B&F 2425
Nut-tree Tussock Colocasia coryli (Linnaeus, 1758)
Status ..... Seems confined in Nottinghamshire to the Sherwood Forest area (where it is common at MV light) but also recorded from both Eaton and Gamston Woods near Retford.
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Photographed at Sherwood Forest CP April 2008
 
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Full grown larva photographed at Eaton Wood August 2013
 
 
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Nut-tree Tussock
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. David Hursthouse. Sherwood Forest Rothamsted trap results 1986-1990. Colin Watkin. Dave Morton. Andy Ashley. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Steven Chick. 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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