63.115 .... B&F 1331
Water Veneer Acentria ephemerella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 
Status .....First recorded at Eakring in 2004 and common there. An aquatic species which often 'swarms' on warm, damp nights, when large numbers can be attracted to light, well away from any water bodies.
Photographed at Sherwood Forest CP June 2010
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Acentria ephemerella
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Lound Moth Group. Sean Tobin. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. David Hursthouse. Tim Sexton. Netherfield Wildlife Group. Wil Heeney. Meg Skinner. Phil Cadman. Ian Hunt. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Martin Gray. NBGRC. Iain Leach, Kate Harte and Paul Baker (Budby South Forest Moth Trapping Results). Tom Shields. Ian Ellis. Steven Chick.

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Updated January 2021

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