19.011 .... B&F 0473
Leek Moth Acrolepiopsis assectella (Zeller, 1839)  
Status .....A moth with a strange UK distribution, being largely restricted to southern and south-eastern coastal areas, although it has been recorded inland. We know of no other Nottinghamshire records, other than this one trapped by Phil Cadman in his Worksop garden in late July 2019.
Photographed at Worksop, July 2019
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Acrolepiopsis assectella  
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Phil Cadman.

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Updated July 2019

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