Noctuidae : Hadeninae

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  Immature stages

Similar Norfolk Species
Blossom Underwing
Orthosia miniosa
Common Quaker
Orthosia cerasi
Small Quaker
Orthosia cruda

([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 73.245/2182
Norfolk status
Distinguished by small size.
Broadleaved woodland, wooded areas and heathland.
Adults feed on sallow catkins.

Recorded in 59 (86%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 15.
Last Recorded in 2016.

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List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
10/05/2016128TF91 - Dereham
08/05/2016128TF91 - Dereham
07/05/2016128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
07/05/2016128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
07/05/2016127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
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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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