Noctuidae : Noctuinae
ABH BF

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Similar Norfolk Species
Coast Dart
Euxoa cursoria
Archer's Dart
Agrotis vestigialis
 
Sand Dart
2093 Agrotis ripae
(Hübner, 1823) 73.323
Norfolk status
Scarce, restricted to sandy beaches on the Norfolk coast.
More dainty marks and general sandy colouring than other 'Darts'.

Recorded in 16 (23%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2014.

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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
08/07/2014127TG51 - Winterton/Caister
July 2014+27TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
21/06/2014728TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
21/06/2014+28TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
14/06/2014228TF94 - Wells/Stiffkey
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Forewing: 14-18mm.
Season: One generation June-July.
Foodplant:   Many strandline plants
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
 Immature Adult
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