73.105 .... B&F 2301
Birds-wing Dypterygia scabriuscula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Status .....First recorded from Eakring in 2006. Uncommon but fairly regular at Sherwood Forest CP, although fairly widespread across most of Nottinghamshire. The moth in the middle two photographs, was trapped by Phil Cadman in his Worksop garden.
Photographed at Market Warsop May 2015
Photographed at Worksop June 2014
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Birds-wing
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Graham and Anona Finch. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth reports 2003-2012). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2013). Phil Cadman. Sean Tobin. Dave Morton. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2014). Phil Cadman. Robert and Jill Carlyle. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2015). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2016). Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. NBGRC. Martin Gray. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2017).

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Updated January 2021

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