73.213 .... B&F 2312
Olive Ipimorpha subtusa ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Status .....A Grade 3 listed Nottinghamshire moth with a largely easterly distribution in Nottinghamshire. Our current distribution map would suggest that this is an uncommon moth on sandy soils. The moth in the bottom two photographs, was trapped by members of the Lound Moth Group.
Photographed at Market Warsop July 2018
Photographed at the Idle Valley NR July 2014
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Olive
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth reports 2003-2012). Lound Moth Group. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2013). 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). David Yates. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2017). Martin Gray. Sean Tobin.

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Updated January 2019

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