70.097 .... B&F 1764
Common Marbled Carpet Dysstroma truncata (Hufnagel, 1767) ....... Formerly known as Chloroclysta truncata
Status .....An often very common moth, which often shows considerable variation in markings and colouration. Seems to be either totally absent or scarce, south-east of the River Trent.
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Photographed at Gamston Wood August 2013   Photographed at Market Warsop May 2014
 
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Photographed at Sherwood Forest CP September 2010   Photographed at Lound Wood August 2008
 
 
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Common Marbled Carpet
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Lound Moth Group. Colin Watkin. Graham and Anona Finch. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Phil Lee. David Hursthouse. Sherwood Forest Rothamsted trap results 1986-1990. Sean Tobin. Wil Heeney. Phil Cadman. Tim Sexton. Dave Morton. Andy Ashley. Mark Dennis (Colwick Park Bird Reports 1993-2001). Wil Heeney. Nottingham City Council. Meg Skinner. David Yates. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Pauline Bradford. Robert and Jill Carlyle. Ian Hunt. 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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