73.123 .... B&F 2361
Rosy Rustic Hydraecia micacea (Esper, 1789)
Status .....Most Nottinghamshire records we have of this moth, come from the western-half of the county. It is certainly common and regularly recorded from the Idle Valley NR.
Photographed at Clipstone Old Quarter September 2013
Photographed at Lound Wood August 2010
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Rosy Rustic
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. Sherwood Forest Rothamsted trap results 1986-1990. Tim Sexton. Sean Tobin. Mark Dennis (Colwick Park Bird Reports 1993-2001). Dave Morton. Robert and Jill Carlyle. Phil Cadman. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Martin Gray. NBGRC. Ian Blackmore-Allen. Iain Leach, Kate Harte and Paul Baker (Budby South Forest Moth Trapping Results). Tom Shields. Andy Adcock. Graham Birkett. Agnes Kiemel. Brian Wetton.

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Updated January 2024
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