73.206 .... B&F 2240
Blair's Shoulder-knot Lithophane leautieri (Boursin, 1957)
Status .....Common and widespread in Nottinghamshire (including urban areas) and a moth we had encountered very few times, until we started to run an MV light in our garden. There are currently just a handful of records for the Sherwood Forest area.
Photographed at Market Warsop October 2013
Photographed at Budby South Forest September 2011.
Photographed at Sherwood Forest October 2008
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Blair's Shoulder-knot
Blair's Shoulder-knot larva photographed on Juniper sp, Patchills, Mansfield June 2014
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Lound Moth Group. Phil Lee. Colin Watkin. Graham and Anona Finch. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth reports 2003-2012). Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2013). Sean Tobin. Dave Morton. Tim Sexton. David Yates. Phil Cadman. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2014). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2015). Robert and Jill Carlyle. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2016). Graham Birkett. Ian Blackmore-Allen. Tom Shields.

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Updated January 2021

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