74.004 .... B&F 2078
Least Black Arches Nola confusalis (Herrich-Schäffer, 1847)
Status .....Grade 3 listed in Nottinghamshire, but quite widespread in many woodlands and is certainly a common moth in Sherwood Forest.
Photographed at Lound Wood April 2011
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Least Black Arches
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.Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. David Hursthouse. Phil Lee. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth reports 2003-2012). Sherwood Forest Rothamsted trap results 1986-1990. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2013). Wil Heeney. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2014). Tim Sexton. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Tom Shields. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2015). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2016). Robert and Jill Carlyle. Martin Gray. NBGRC. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2017). Colin Watkin. Charles Cannon. Caron Stubbs (Ransom Wood Moth Trapping Results 2010-2013). Iain Leach, Kate Harte and Paul Baker (Budby South Forest Moth Trapping Results).

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Updated January 2021

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