Noctuidae : Xyleninae

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Similar Norfolk Species
Beaded Chestnut
Agrochola lychnidis
Flounced Chestnut
Agrochola helvola

(Linnaeus, 1758) 73.188/2265
Norfolk status
Variable species with a number of named forms and aberrations.
Broad-leaved woodland, scrub, heathland.

Recorded in 40 (58%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1840.
Last Recorded in 2015.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
06/10/2015127TG33 - Bacton
06/10/2015127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
04/10/2015127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
03/10/2015127TG41 - Acle/Hemsby
01/10/2015128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
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Forewing: 16-18mm.
Season: One generation Sept-Oct.
Foodplant:   Broadleaved trees
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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