73.174 .... B&F 2339
Tawny Marbled Minor Oligia latruncula ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Status .....One of the less recorded Minors, which are notoriously difficult to identify from characteristics and wing markings alone. Commonest in the Eakring and Sherwood Forest areas of Nottinghamshire.
Photographed at Lound Wood July 2012
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Tawny Marbled Minor
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Colin Watkin. Graham and Anona Finch. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Sherwood Forest Rothamsted trap results 1986-1990. Sean Tobin. David Yates. Mark Dennis (Colwick Park Bird Reports 1993-2001). Phil Cadman. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Martin Gray. NBGRC. Steven Chick. Andy Adcock. Graham Beeley. J.T. Radford.

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Updated January 2024
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