70.245 .... B&F 1663
March Moth Alsophila aescularia ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Status .....Flies early in the year and is certainly common at both Eakring and Sherwood Forest, but probably widespread and found at most woodland sites.
Photographed at Sherwood Forest March 2010
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of March Moth
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Lound Moth Group. Colin Watkin. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. David Hursthouse. Sean Tobin. Sherwood Forest Rothamsted trap results 1986-1990. Tim Sexton. Meg Skinner. Netherfield Wildlife Group. Dave Morton. Robert and Jill Carlyle. Martin Gray. NBGRC. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Graham Birkett. Indy Kiemel Greene and Agnes Kiemel. Charles Cannon. Caron Stubbs (Ransom Wood Moth Trapping Results 2010-2013). Iain Leach, Kate Harte and Paul Baker (Budby South Forest Moth Trapping Results). Ian Ellis.

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Updated August 2021

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