Noctuidae : Noctuinae
ABH BF

Photo © Jim Swalwell,  Holme NWT 26/8/12

Similar Norfolk Species
Ingrailed Clay
Diarsia mendica
Fen Square-spot
Diarsia florida
 
Small Square-spot
2123 Diarsia rubi
(Vieweg, 1790) 73.334
Norfolk status
Can occur almost anywhere but mostt common in wet woodland, fens, marshes, heathland and scrub.
Widespread.

Recorded in 66 (96%) 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
02/10/2014127TG24 - Cromer
28/09/2014128TF60 - Downham/Fincham
25/09/2014127TG13 - Backonsthorpe
20/09/2014127TG24 - Cromer
19/09/2014128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
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Forewing: 12-16mm.
Season: Two generations May-June. Aug-Sept.
Foodplant:   Dandelion, Foxglove and docks
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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