69.001 .... B&F 1979
Lime Hawk-moth Mimas tiliae (Linnaeus, 1758)
Status .....Common in Nottinghamshire, with most records occurring in a broad band running the length of the county, west of the River Trent. In suburban Nottingham, newly emerged moths can often be found on the trunks of Lime trees.
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Photographed at Sherwood Forest CP June 2009   Photographed at Clipstone May 2006
 
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Photographed at Market Warsop May 2006   Photographed at Hare Hill Wood May 2004
 
 
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Lime Hawk-moth
 
 
 
 
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. Phil Lee. David Hursthouse. Netherfield Wildlife Group. Wil Heeney. Dave Morton. Andy Ashley. Wil Heeney. David Yates. Darren Matthews. Sean Tobin. Richard Mitchell. Robert and Jill Carlyle. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Damian Taylor. NBGRC.

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 October 2017

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