Noctuidae : Noctuinae

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Similar Norfolk Species: None
Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing
Noctua fimbriata

(Schreber, 1759) 73.343/2110
Norfolk status
Showing marked sexual dimorphism, the males of this moth are generally shades of darker brown, the females orangey-buff.
Widespread and common.

Recorded in 64 (93%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2015.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
06/10/2015+27TG41 - Acle/Hemsby
06/10/2015128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
05/10/2015+27TG41 - Acle/Hemsby
05/10/2015228TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
04/10/2015128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
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Forewing: 22-27mm.
Season: One generation July-Sept.
Foodplant:   Herbaceous plants
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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