49.108 .... B&F 0930
Gynnidomorpha alismana (Ragonot, 1883)
Status .....Probably always a rare moth in Nottinghamshire, but especially so in recent years, as it appears that only Attenborough NR and the Idle Valley NR are the only sites to have recorded it. The moth in the lower two photographs, was trapped by members of the Lound Moth Group and our thanks go to Phil Cadman and Ian Hunt for providing us with the opportunity to photograph the specimen. Due to identifiction difficulties with several similar species, the moth's identity was subsequently confirmed by Martin Gray via genitalia examination.
Photographed at Misson Carr August 2023
Photographed at the Idle Valley NR July 2018
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Gynnidomorpha alismana
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Lound Moth Group. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Tim Sexton. Martin Gray. Phil Cadman. Ian Hunt. Trevor and Dilys Pendleton.

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Updated January 2024

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