72.045 .... B&F 2050
Common Footman Eilema lurideola (Zincken, 1817)
Status .....Common and widespread, but seems to have suffered a slight drop in numbers over the past few years.
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Photographed near Eakring Flash July 2003
 
 
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Common 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. David Hursthouse. Phil Lee. Netherfield Wildlife Group. Sherwood Forest Rothamsted trap results 1986-1990. Sean Tobin. Graham Beeley. Tim Sexton. Dave Morton. Andy Ashley. David Yates. Phil Cadman. Wil Heeney. Meg Skinner. Robert and Jill Carlyle. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Graham Birkett.

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 December 2017

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