73.050 .... B&F 2211
Wormwood Cucullia absinthii (Linnaeus, 1761)
Status .....Rare, with just a handful of Nottinghamshire records in recent years, this moth currently has Grade 1 status. Nottinghamshire's most recent record came from Lound GP, when the individual photographed, was trapped at MV light, by members of the Lound Moth Group in July 2014.
Photographed at Lound GP July 2014
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Wormwood
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Lound Moth Group. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth reports 2003-2012). Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Tim Sexton. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2014). NBGRC. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2016). Martin Gray.

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Updated January 2019

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