69.007 .... B&F 1978
Pine Hawk-moth Sphinx pinastri (Linnaeus, 1758) .... Formerly known as Hyloicus pinastri
Status .....Surprisingly still a Grade 3 listed moth in Nottinghamshire, despite being extremely widespread with records from all parts. The moth is especially common in the more Pine forested areas of Sherwood Forest.
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Photographed at Red Hill July 17th 2005   Photographed at Red Hill July 15th 2004
 
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Photographed at Red Hill July 15th 2004   Photographed at Lound Wood July 13th 2004
 
 
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Pine 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. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth reports 2003-2012). David Hursthouse. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2014). David Yates. Dave Morton. Andy Ashley. Sean Tobin. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2015). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2016). Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Robert and Jill Carlyle.

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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