Bramble Shoot Moth - Notocelia uddmanniana

Alternative names
Epiblema uddmanniana

Easily distinguished by the chocolate-brown blotch on the forewing, contrasting with a greyish brown ground colour.

Identification difficulty

Woodland and hedgerows where Bramble occurs.

When to see it

Adults are on the wing in June and July.

Life History

The food plants are Bramble, and other Rubus species.

UK Status

A common and widely distributed species in Britain.

VC55 Status

Fairly common in Leicestershire and Rutland. L&R Moth Group status = A (common and resident)

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Leicestershire & Rutland Map


Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

UK Map