73.301 .... B&F 2205
Shoulder-striped Wainscot Leucania comma (Linnaeus, 1761) .... Formerly known as Mithimna comma
Status .....Common and widespread at many sites across Nottinghamshire.
Photographed at Clipstone Old Quarter June 2014
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Shoulder-striped Wainscot
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. Netherfield Wildlife Group. Sherwood Forest Rothamsted trap results 1986-1990. Sean Tobin. Dave Morton. Andy Ashley. David Yates. Phil Cadman. Robert and Jill Carlyle. Martin Gray. Ian Blackmore-Allen. NBGRC. Meg Skinner. Graham Birkett. Charles Cannon. Caron Stubbs (Ransom Wood Moth Trapping Results 2010-2013). Iain Leach, Kate Harte and Paul Baker (Budby South Forest Moth Trapping Results). Jason Reece and Lily Reece. Andy Adcock. Tom Shields. Mike Hill. 

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 August 2021

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