Noctuidae : Hadeninae

Photo © Ryan Irvine,  6th October 2013, Hemsby

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Mythimna vitellina

(Hübner, 1808) 73.295/2195
Norfolk status
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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Delicate Trowse 22.07.2014 J. Sutton. Gen. Det. (Male) J. Wheeler.
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
30/10/2014128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
28/10/2014127TG51 - Winterton/Caister
23/10/2014127TG51 - Winterton/Caister
22/10/2014127TG24 - Cromer
13/10/2014227TG42 - 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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