49.159 .... B&F 1085
Hedya atropunctana (Zetterstedt, 1839) .... Formerly known as Metendothenia atropunctana
Status .....This is a moth of heathland and moorland and in Nottinghamshire, is confined to the Sherwood Forest area. The pink background colouration is distinctive on fresh specimens.
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Photographed at Sherwood Forest CP May 2011
 
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Photographed at Budby South Forest August 2009
 
 
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Hedya atropunctana
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014.

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Updated January 2021

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