70.198 .... B&F 1879
Seraphim Lobophora halterata (Hufnagel, 1767)
Status .....Not a common moth in Nottinghamshire, where it is Grade 3 listed. We have only recorded Seraphim as single records back in 2004 and 2007, both records from the Eakring area. The ones illustrated were trapped by members of the Lound Moth Group in May 2014.
Photographed at Lound GP 2014
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Seraphim
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Lound Moth Group. Graham and Anona Finch. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth reports 2003-2012). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2013). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2014). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2016). Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Martin Gray. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2017). NBGRC. Iain Leach, Kate Harte and Paul Baker (Budby South Forest Moth Trapping Results). Colin Watkin.

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Updated January 2021

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