70.112 .... B&F 1874
Dingy Shell Euchoeca nebulata (Scopoli, 1763)
Status .....Uncommon and currently a Grade 2 listed moth in Nottinghamshire. Most records come from the northern-half of Nottinghamshire.
Photographed near Market Warsop June 2006   Photographed at Warsop Main Pit Top August 2007
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Dingy Shell
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Lound Moth Group. Graham and Anona Finch. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth reports 2003-2012). Sherwood Forest Rothamsted trap results 1986-1990. Colin Watkin. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2013). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2015). Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2016). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2017). Colin Watkin.

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Updated January 2021

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