70.081 .... B&F 1768
Grey Pine Carpet Thera obeliscata (Hübner, 1787)
Status .....By far the commonest of all the 'Thera' Carpets in Nottinghamshire, with a range covering woodland/forest sites running from north of Nottingham, in a line north-east as far as the Idle Valley NR near Retford.
Photographed at Sherwood Forest CP September 2009
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Grey Pine 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. Sean Tobin. David Hursthouse. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Dave Morton. Andy Ashley. David Yates. Robert and Jill Carlyle. NBGRC. Martin Gray. Charles Cannon. Caron Stubbs (Ransom Wood Moth Trapping Results 2010-2013). Iain Leach, Kate Harte and Paul Baker (Budby South Forest Moth Trapping Results). Tom Shields. Andt Adcock. Graham Beeley. Agnes Kiemel. Phil Cadman.

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Updated January 2024

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