Noctuidae : Hadeninae
ABH BF

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Similar Norfolk Species: None
 
Delicate
Mythimna vitellina

(Hübner, 1808) 73.295/2195
Norfolk status
Immigrant.
Most commonly recorded on the North Norfolk coast in Sept and Oct.
Adults vary in colour from very pale yellow to almost orange.

Recorded in 21 (30%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1962.
Last Recorded in 2014.

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Determination
Delicate Trowse 22.07.2014 J. Sutton. Gen. Det. (Male) J. Wheeler.
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
28/10/2014127TG51 - Winterton/Caister
23/10/2014127TG51 - Winterton/Caister
22/10/2014127TG24 - Cromer
13/10/2014227TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
10/10/2014127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
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Forewing: 12-14mm.
Season: April-November. (mostly Aug-Oct)
Foodplant:   Grasses
Nat Status: Immigrant
 Immature Adult
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