Nolidae : Nolinae

Photo © Jim Swalwell,  Holme NWT 26 July

Similar Norfolk Species
Scarce Black Arches
Nola aerugula
Kent Black Arches
Meganola albula

([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 74.002/2076
Norfolk status
Localised to coastal areas.
Coastal heathland, grassland, shingle beaches.

Norfolk records show a small second brood, late Aug-Sept, in about every second or third year.

Recorded in 22 (32%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1940.
Last Recorded in 2015.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
06/08/2015227TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
04/08/2015127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
02/08/2015127TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
01/08/2015228TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
01/08/2015128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Forewing: 10-11mm.
Season: One or two generations June-Aug. (Aug-Sept)
Foodplant:   Dewberry, Bramble, Raspberry and Strawberry
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
 Immature Adult
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