70.278 .... B&F 1956
Common Wave Cabera exanthemata (Scopoli, 1763)
Status .....Common and widespread throughout Nottinghamshire.
Photographed at Hare Hill Wood May 2004
Early stages                            
Full-grown larva. Photographed at Clipstone Old Quarter June 2022.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Common Wave
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. Wil Heeney. David Hursthouse. Sean Tobin. Tim Sexton. Sherwood Forest Rothamsted trap results 1986-1990. Phil Cadman. Nottingham City Council. Dave Morton. Andy Ashley. David Yates. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Ian Hunt. Robert and Jill Carlyle. NBGRC. Steven Chick. Ian Blackmore-Allen. Martin Gray. Meg Skinner. Indy Kiemel Greene and Agnes Kiemel. Iain Leach, Kate Harte and Paul Baker (Budby South Forest Moth Trapping Results). Phil Cadman. Jason Reece and Lily Reece. Andy Adcock. Tom Shields. Brian Wetton. David Shaw. Graham Birkett. J.T. Radford. 

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Updated January 2024
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