Noctuidae : Noctuinae

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Axylia putris

(Linnaeus, 1761) 73.328/2098
Norfolk status
Common and widespread.
Found throughout Norfolk, looks like a piece of wood or bark when resting. The adults fly mainly in June and July.

Recorded in 68 (99%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2015.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
21/08/2015828TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
09/08/2015127TG14 - Sheringham
08/08/2015127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
07/08/2015128TF91 - Dereham
06/08/2015128TF91 - Dereham
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Forewing: 14-16mm.
Season: One generation June-July.
Foodplant:   Many low growing plants
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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