Noctuidae : Hadeninae

Photo © Angela Arkell,  07/03/2013 - mousehold

  Immature stages

Similar Norfolk Species
Blossom Underwing
Orthosia miniosa
Common Quaker
Orthosia cerasi
Small Quaker
2182 Orthosia cruda
([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 73.245
Norfolk status
Distinguished by small size.
Broadleaved woodland, wooded areas and heathland.
Adults feed on sallow catkins.

Recorded in 58 (84%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1841.
Last Recorded in 2014.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
23/05/2014127TM18 - Diss
18/05/2014127TG14 - Sheringham
18/05/2014127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
16/05/2014228TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hocking
May 2014+27TG14 - Sheringham
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Forewing: 12-15mm.
Season: One generation Feb-May.
Foodplant:   Oaks Downy Birch, sallows, Hazel
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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