Noctuidae : Noctuinae

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Similar Norfolk Species
White-line Dart
Euxoa tritici
Square-spot Rustic
Xestia xanthographa
Garden Dart
Euxoa nigricans

(Linnaeus, 1761) 73.314/2082
Norfolk status
Variable in colour.
Wide range of habitats.
Seems to favour North Norfolk coastal areas.
Recorded at low density.

Recorded in 55 (80%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1930.
Last Recorded in 2014.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
24/09/2014+27TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
26/08/2014427TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
07/08/2014127TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
21/07/2014128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
20/07/2014128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
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Forewing: 15-18mm.
Season: One generation July-Sept.
Foodplant:   Herbaceous plants
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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