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Ruby Tiger Phragmatobia fuliginosa (Linnaeus, 1758)
Status .....Common across Nottinghamshire and regularly recorded at MV light traps run in a variety of locations and habitats.
Photographed at Market Warsop June 2012
Photographed at Red Hill July 2004
Early stages                            
Half-grown larva. Photographed at Market Warsop June 2012
Full-grown larva. Photographed at Crooksford October 2021
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Ruby Tiger
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. Sean Tobin. Wil Heeney. Tim Sexton. Dave Morton. Andy Ashley. Mark Dennis (Colwick Park Bird Reports 1993-2001). Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. David Yates. Phil Cadman. Robert and Jill Carlyle. Meg Skinner. Ian Blackmore-Allen. NBGRC. Martin Gray. Steven Chick. Barry Lygo. Graham Birkett. Iain Leach, Kate Harte and Paul Baker (Budby South Forest Moth Trapping Results). Tom Shields. Ian Ellis. David Shaw. Jason Reece and Lily Reece. Andy Adcock. Brian Wetton. Agnes Kiemel. J.T. Radford. Nick and Samantha Brownley.

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 2024
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