OBLIQUE CARPET Orthonama vittata      UK BAP (Research only) species  
Very local and scarce
Not recorded by Rosie, but records from Rothamsted traps at Reay and Watten in 1980, 1981, 1982 and 1987.
A single record from Watten in 1996, 2 from ND26 in 2010,1 from ND05 in 2014, 2 from ND27 in 2016 & 1 fron ND27 in 2019
Scottish Status; Widespread but local and infrequent - possible decline. UK Status: Local
First and last flight dates recorded in Caithness: 12th July to 3rd August

MAP: black dots last record pre 2000  red dots last record 2010 to present 

 
GO TO MOTHS INDEX GO TO MOTHS HOME