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Tachystola acroxantha (Meyrick, 1885)  
Status .....An adventive species, originally from Australia but recorded in the UK since 1908. It has slowly spread north through the UK, but (so far) has only been recorded from a handful of south Nottinghamshire sites, including the one photographed by Tim Sexton below, from his Attenborough garden.
Photographed by Tim Sexton at Attenborough May 2020
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Tachystola acroxantha 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - NBGRC. Tim Sexton. Tom Shields.

You can contribute your own records to help us gain an accurate status of this species in Nottinghamshire. Send an Excel spreadsheet of your records via the 'contact us' link at the top of the homepage.

Updated January 2021

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