72.002 .... B&F 2474
Straw Dot Rivula sericealis (Scopoli, 1763)
Status .....Has increased dramatically over recent years and is now very common at MV light traps over the whole of Nottinghamshire.
Photographed at Red Hill August 2010
Photographed at Red Hill June 2004
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Straw Dot
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Lound Moth Group. Richard Rogers. Colin Watkin. Graham and Anona Finch. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. David Hursthouse. Phil Lee. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth reports 2003-2012). Netherfield Wildlife Group. Sean Tobin. Graham Beeley. Wil Heeney. Pauline Bradford. Tim Sexton. Phil Cadman. David Yates. Dave Morton. Andy Ashley. Meg Skinner. Robert and Jill Carlyle. Ian Hunt. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Graham Birkett. Martin Gray. Michael Craven. Steven Chick. NBGRC. Ian Blackmore-Allen. Melanie Newman and Mike Hyatt. Charles Cannon. Caron Stubbs (Ransom Wood Moth Trapping Results 2010-2013). Iain Leach, Kate Harte and Paul Baker (Budby South Forest Moth Trapping Results). Tom Shields. Ian Ellis. Jason Reece and Lily Reece. Andy Adcock. Brian Wetton. Agnes Kiemel. David Shaw.

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Updated January 2024
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