Noctuidae : Cuculliinae

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Similar Norfolk Species
Cucullia verbasci
Water Betony
Cucullia scrophulariae
Striped Lychnis
Cucullia lychnitis

Rambur, 1833 73.057/2219
=Shargacucullia lychnitis
Norfolk status
Locally extinct.
Now occurring only in a few scattered localities in the south of England.

Barrett [VCH 1901] Cucullia lychnitis, Ramb.
"Found by Dr. W. M. Crowfoot at Aldeby ; rare"

BAP Priority Species

Recorded in 1 (1%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 1873.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
1873 to 1913+27TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
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Forewing: 18-21mm.
Season: June - July.
Foodplant:   Dark Mullein and White Mullein
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce A
 Immature Adult
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