70.222 .... B&F 1902
Brown Silver-line Petrophora chlorosata (Scopoli, 1763) 
Status .....This moth is probably quite common over much of north Nottinghamshire. It is abundant at MV light traps operated anywhere in the Sherwood Forest area and likely to turn up at many woodland sites.
Photographed at Sherwood Heath SSSI June 2021
Photographed near Sherwood Forest April 2011   Photographed at Clipstone Old Quarter June 2008
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Brown Silver-line
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. Netherfield Wildlife Group. Sherwood Forest Rothamsted trap results 1986-1990. Sean Tobin. Lound Moth Group. Dave Morton. Andy Ashley. David Yates. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Robert and Jill Carlyle. NBGRC. Steven Chick. Martin Gray. Phil Cadman. Indy Kiemel Greene and Agnes Kiemel. Charles Cannon. Caron Stubbs (Ransom Wood Moth Trapping Results 2010-2013). Iain Leach, Kate Harte and Paul Baker (Budby South Forest Moth Trapping Results). Tom Shields. Colin Watkin. Andy Adcock. David Shaw. Graham Beeley. Graham Birkett. Brian Wetton. J.T. Radford. Nick and Samantha Brownley.

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Updated January 2024

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