Noctuidae : Hadeninae

Photo © Kev Leighton,  21/3/2012 Stow Bardolph

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Northern Drab
Orthosia opima
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Orthosia populeti
Clouded Drab
2188 Orthosia incerta
(Hufnagel, 1766) 73.242
Norfolk status
Exceptionally variable throughout its range.
Broad-leaved woodland, scrub, heathland and gardens.
Male does not have visibly feathered antennae.

Recorded in 65 (94%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1841.
Last Recorded in 2014.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
01/06/2014327TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
30/05/2014227TG12 - Aylsham
25/05/2014427TG12 - Aylsham
20/05/2014128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
19/05/2014128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
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Forewing: 16-20mm.
Season: One generation March-May.
Foodplant:   Broadleaved trees Oak, Birches, sallows etc
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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