73.354 .... B&F 2131
Square-spotted Clay Xestia stigmatica (Hübner, [1813])  
Status .....Extremely rare in Nottinghamshire with just two modern records. Singles were trapped at Newstead Abbey in September 1996 and at a Rothamstead trap operated at Gleadthorpe, near Market Warsop in July 1982.
Photographed by Martin Gray, at Ravely Wood (Huntingdonshire) August 2016
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Square-spotted Clay  
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Sheila Wright (The Conservation Status of Larger Moths in Nottinghamshire macro moth report. 2017 edition).

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 May 2019

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