73.250 .... B&F 2189
Twin-spotted Quaker Anorthoa munda ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) .... Formerly known as Orthosia munda
Status .....Sites where moth trapping takes place from very early in the year, have produced the most records. Regularly recorded from Eakring, Sherwood Forest and the Idle Valley and probably common over much of Nottinghamshire.
Photographed at Sherwood Forest CP March 2011
Photographed at Eakring Meadows March 2003   Photographed at Lound Wood March 2006
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Twin-spotted Quaker
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Lound Moth Group. Colin Watkin. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. David Hursthouse. Sean Tobin. Sherwood Forest Rothamsted trap results 1986-1990. Tim Sexton. Robert and Jill Carlyle. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Martin Gray. NBGRC. Phil Cadman.

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Updated January 2019

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