65.005 .... B&F 1648
Pebble Hook-tip Drepana falcataria (Linnaeus, 1758)
Status .....Probably common over most of Nottinghamshire, though there are few records from anywhere east of the River Trent. It is very well recorded from sites in the Sherwood Forest and Idle Valley NR areas.
Photographed at Market Warsop June 2018
Photographed at Sherwood Forest CP May 2006
Early stages                            
Full grown larva. Photographed at Gedling CP September 2015
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Pebble Hook-tip
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. Sherwood Forest Rothamsted trap results 1986-1990. Sean Tobin. Dave Morton. Andy Ashley. Tim Sexton. Robert and Jill Carlyle. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2016). Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. NBGRC. Ian Blackmore-Allen. Martin Gray. Steven Chick. 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. Phil Cadman. Jason Reece and Lily Reece. Andy Adcock. Tom Shields. Mike Hill.

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Updated August 2021

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