62.075 .... B&F 1413
Gold Triangle Hypsopygia costalis (Fabricius, 1775)
Status .....Fairly common at Eakring and at nearby Sherwood Forest. Quite a common moth in north Nottinghamshire, with records from both rural and urban areas.
Photographed at Red Hill, Eakring October 2011
Photographed at Lound Wood June 2004   Photographed at Sherwood Forest CP July 2008
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Hypsopygia costalis
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Lound Moth Group. David Hursthouse. Phil Lee. Sean Tobin. Mark Dennis (Colwick Park Bird Reports 1993-2001). Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Tim Sexton. Phil Cadman. Ian Hunt. NBGRC. Ian Blackmore-Allen. Martin Gray. Meg Skinner. Steven Chick. Charles Cannon. Caron Stubbs (Ransom Wood Moth Trapping Results 2010-2013). Tom Shields. Ian Ellis. J.T. Radford.

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Updated January 2024

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