17.010 .... B&F 0460
Ypsolopha parenthesella (Linnaeus, 1761)
Status .....Probably much under-recorded in the county. Sherwood Forest seems to be the stronghold for this common moth, but it is present in many north Nottinghamshire woodlands and should be found more widely over much of the county.
Photographed at Gamston Wood September 2013   Photographed at Red Hill September 2004
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Ypsolopha parenthesella
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. David Hursthouse. Lound Moth Group. Tim Sexton. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Martin Gray. NBGRC. Tom Shields. Mike Hill.

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Updated August 2021

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