Noctuidae : Xyleninae

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  Immature stages

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Eupsilia transversa

(Hufnagel, 1766) 73.210/2256
Norfolk status
Broad-leaved woodland, scrub, heathland and gardens.
Named after the small 'satellites' either side of the stigma. Marks vary in colour from white to orange and can be obscure, especially in worn individuals.
Overwinters as an adult.

Recorded in 60 (87%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 15.
Last Recorded in 2015.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
10/11/2015127TM18 - Diss
06/11/2015127TG24 - Cromer
05/11/2015128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
05/11/2015128TF80 - Swaffham
04/11/2015128TF91 - Dereham
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Forewing: 17-20mm.
Season: One generation Sept-April.
Foodplant:   Omnivorous Broadleaved trees and shrubs - Moth larvae
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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