73.297 .... B&F 2194
White-point Mythimna albipuncta ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)   
Status .....A regular migrant to south-eastern parts of the UK and thought to have colonised some coastal areas. There is just one Nottinghamshire record, of a single attracted to MV light at Broadholme on August 28th 2008 (Gray, M.).

A note on Broadholme records: Broadholme is in vice county VC56 of Nottinghamshire (which is covered by www.eakringbirds.com), but not in the administrative county of Nottinghamshire on which  the county's moth records are based by the county macromoth recorder. As such, no Broadholme records appear in any county reports, but they are officially recognised by Butterfly Conservation as being Nottinghamshire records.
Photographed by Martin Gray at Broadholme, August 28th 2018
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of White-point  
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Martin Gray.

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 April 2019

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