73.158 .... B&F 2334
Rustic Shoulder-knot Apamea sordens (Hufnagel, 1766)
Status .....Generally common over much of Nottinghamshire. There is some variation in the intensity of the markings and ground colour, with some moths being almost featureless.The ones photographed, were trapped at Lound GP in 2014 and brought to us by Phil Cadman and Ian Hunt of the Lound Moth Group.
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Photographed at Lound Wood May 2014
 
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Rustic Shoulder-knot
 
 
 
 
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. Sean Tobin. David Hursthouse. Phil Lee. Netherfield Wildlife Group. Dave Morton. Sherwood Forest Rothamsted trap results 1986-1990. Mark Dennis (Colwick Park Bird Reports 1993-2001). David Yates. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014.

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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