50.002 .... B&F 0161
Leopard Moth Zeuzera pyrina (Linnaeus, 1761)
Status .....Widespread in much of Nottinghamshire, but becomes more uncommon north of Sherwood Forest. Not a moth which is trapped regularly by many recorders.
Photographed at Market Warsop June 2017
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Leopard Moth
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. Phil Lee. Netherfield Wildlife Group. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth reports 2003-2012). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2013). Mark Dennis (Colwick Park Bird Reports 1993-2001). David Yates. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2014). Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2015). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2016). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2017). Sean Tobin. Martin Gray. NBGRC. Phil Cadman.

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Updated January 2021

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