73.100 .... B&F 2391
Silky Wainscot Chilodes maritima (Tauscher, 1806)
Status .....Grade 2 listed in Nottinghamshire, where it appears to be genuinely uncommon and recorded from just a few sites. It would be expected to be much more common along the Trent Valley, but trapping seems to prove otherwise. The accompanying photographs were sent to us for inclusion by Tim Sexton.
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Photographed at Attenborough NR July 2014
 
 
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Silky Wainscot
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Graham and Anona Finch. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Tim Sexton. Sean Tobin. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth reports 2003-2012). Dave Morton. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2014). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2015). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2016). Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Lound Moth Group.

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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