70.127 .... B&F 1782
Fern Horisme tersata ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Status .....A rare moth in Nottinghamshire, with a very restricted distribution involving eastern parts of the county. It has been recorded regularly over a number of years from the Beacon Hill Road area of Newark between 2007 and 2017, and as an isolated record from Broadholme in 2012. Our thanks go to Martin Gray for supplying the photograph below.
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Photographed by Martin Gray at Broadholme, July 17th 2012
   
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Fern 
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2007). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2009). Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2010). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2012). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2013). Martin Gray. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2017).

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Updated May 2019

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