63.038 .... B&F 1405
Mother of Pearl Pleuroptya ruralis (Scopoli, 1763)
Status .....Very common throughout Nottinghamshire.
Photographed at Clipstone Old Quarter September 2013   Photographed at Eaton Wood August 2013
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Pleuroptya ruralis
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. Phil Lee. Netherfield Wildlife Group. Martin Harvey. Sean Tobin. Pauline Bradford. Wil Heeney. Mark Dennis (Colwick Park Bird Reports 1993-2001). Graham Beeley. Phil Cadman. Tim Sexton. Dave Morton. Tim Sexton. Meg Skinner. Darren Matthews. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Graham Birkett. Martin Gray. NBGRC. Mike Hyatt. Melanie Newman.

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 January 2019

copyright Trevor and Dilys Pendleton (www.eakringbirds.com) . .
Moth Photo Gallery - Thumbnail version
Moth Photo Gallery - Text version