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.
Photographed at Lound Wood May 2014
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. NBGRC. Mark Dennis (Colwick Park Bird Reports 1993-2001). David Yates. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Martin Gray. Melanie Newman. Steven Chick. Ian Blackmore-Allen. Graham Birkett. Charles Cannon. Caron Stubbs (Ransom Wood Moth Trapping Results 2010-2013). Tom Shields. Graham Birkett. Phil Cadman. Jason Reece and Lily Reece. Andy Adcock. Graham Beeley. Ian Ellis. J.T. Radford.

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Updated January 2024
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