72.076 .... B&F 2451
Clifden Nonpareil Catocala fraxini (Linnaeus, 1758)
Status .....Formerly a rare migrant to south-eastern parts of the UK but now believed to have re-established itself in some counties south of the Thames. Perhaps surprisingly, it was only recently recorded as being new to Nottinghamshire, when the individual above was attracted to MV light, by Ian Hunt and Phil Cadman of the Lound Moth Group on 06/09/17.
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Photographed at Lound GP/Idle Valley NR September 2017
 
 
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Clifden Nonpareil
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Lound Moth Group. Phil Cadman. Ian Hunt.

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Updated October 2017

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