73.022 .... B&F 2439
Gold Spot Plusia festucae (Linnaeus, 1758)
Status .....Fairly common over most of Nottinghamshire, but there are few records from the south-east of the county, or along the Trent Valley.
Photographed at Sherwood Forest CP August 2010
Photographed at Red Hill August 2004
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Gold Spot
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Lound Moth Group. Richard Rogers. Graham and Anona Finch. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Phil Lee. David Hursthouse. Sean Tobin. Dave Morton. David Yates. Phil Cadman. Pauline Bradford. Robert and Jill Carlyle. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Rob Johnson. NBGRC. Martin Gray. Dave Morton. Andy Ashley. Steven Chick. Andy Adcock. Ian Blackmore-Allen. Graham Birkett. Tom Shields. Netherfield Wildlife Group. Ian Ellis. Colin Watkin.

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 August 2021

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