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Photo © Dave Jones,  11/08/2012 - Stoke Holy Cross

Similar Norfolk Species
Garden Dart
Euxoa nigricans
Coast Dart
Euxoa cursoria
White-line Dart
2081 Euxoa eruta
(Linnaeus, 1761) 73.313
=Euxoa tritici
Norfolk status
Coastal habitats and heathland.
Extremely variable in colour and can be difficult to tell apart from similar species, including Square-spot Dart (E.obelisca) and Coast Dart (E.cursoria).
To complicate matters further, some authorities consider there to be five separate species of White-line Dart of which there are two or three in Britain!

Recorded in 53 (77%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2013.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
23/09/2013228TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
22/09/2013328TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
21/09/2013127TG33 - Bacton
20/09/2013128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
09/09/2013128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
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Forewing: 13-17mm.
Season: One generation July-Aug.
Foodplant:   Herbaceous plants
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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